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Blog
Varying Growth Trajectories of the West and the South: The Role of Inequality and Institutions
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27 August 2014 Vladimir Popov Modern economic growth started in the West, not because of the efficiency of various capitalist institutions (elimination of serfdom, free cities, universities)...

Capitalism Economic growth Government policy (Poor)
Working Paper
Aid to Africa: the Changing Context

To continue its economic growth and create new and better livelihoods, Africa must transform the productive side of its economy...

Economic development Globalization International economic relations
Working Paper
Environmental and Climate Finance in a New World: How Past Environmental Aid Allocation Impacts Future Climate Aid

In this paper we update previous work that categorizes foreign aid projects in terms of their likely impact on the natural environment...

Climate change Cost effectiveness Economic assistance and foreign aid
Seminar
Maailma Kylässä - World Village Festival

For complete information on this event, please refer to the official homepage (Finnish) http://www.maailmakylassa.fi/english/home (English) The event offers new perspectives on tolerant multiculturalism, development cooperation, global issues and...

25 May 201326 May 2013
Kaisaniemi Park & Railway Square, Helsinki, Finland
Past event
Blog
Good Governance: Is it about Appearance or Action?
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27 May 2013 Matt Andrews, Harvard Kennedy School A growing governance agenda and post-2015 ambitions The governance agenda has grown rapidly in the international development community...

Globalization Government accountability International agencies
Working Paper
The Global Partnership for Inclusive Growth

This paper investigates the determinants of inclusive growth with a focus on foreign aid...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Econometric models (Economic development) Globalization
Book Chapter
Vietnam as a Role Model for Development

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Commerce Economic development Globalization
Book Chapter
Introduction and Overview: The Past, Present, and Future of Industrialization

From the book: Pathways to Industrialization in the Twenty-First Century

Economic development Globalization Industrialization
Lecture
Real business cycle theory

Invited Guest Lecturer, Yongfu Huang, Research Fellow at UNU-WIDER on 'Real Business Cycle Theory'. The lecture is on real business cycle model covering the effects of global shocks on economic fluctuations and business cycle in the context...

11 October 2012
University of Jyväskylä, Jyväskylä, Finland
Past event
Network Angle: News from our Network

In the news this month, Kaushik Basu was appointed Chief Economist of the World Bank. Justin Yifu Lin founder and first director of the China Center for Economic Research (CCER) and Tilman Brück to Lead SIPRI in Stockholm The recent...

Globalization Labour Poverty
Presentation
Urbanization and development in Asia: Multidimensional perspectives

Presenter: Basudeb Guha-Khasnobis, UNDP Nepal, formerly UNU-WIDER Senior Research Fellow. Over the last few decades, globalization has had a visible effect on urbanization and migration patterns across much of Asia. Analyses of migration patterns...

16 June 2012
Central European University, Budapest, Hungary
Past event
Blog
Urbanization and Development in Asia: Linkages with Globalization and Migration

Lorraine Telfer-Taivainen The Central European University (CEU) in Budapest, Hungary, was the venue for the launch on 16 June 2012 of the just-published UNU-WIDER book Urbanization and Development in Asia: Multidimensional Perspectives , edited by Jo...

Economic development Economic growth Emigration and immigration
Seminar
Maailma Kylässä - World Village Festival

For complete information on this event, please refer to the official homepage (Finnish) http://www.maailmakylassa.fi/english/home (English) The event offers new perspectives on tolerant multiculturalism, development cooperation, global issues and...

26 May 201227 May 2012
Kaisaniemi Park & Railway Square, Helsinki, Finland
Past event
Journal Article
Globalization Crises, Trade and Development in Vietnam

Vietnam has been among the most successful East Asian economies, especially in weathering the external shocks of recent globalization crises...

Depressions Economic development Globalization
Book Chapter
Globalization and Exclusionary Urban Growth in Asian Countries

From the book: Urbanization and Development in Asia

Globalization Internal migration Government policy (Poor)
Book Chapter
ICT Sector, Globalization, and Urban Economic Growth: Evidence from Bangalore

From the book: Urbanization and Development in Asia

Economic development Globalization Urban economics
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