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International economic relations
Book Chapter
Food Price Volatility and EU Policies

From the book: Food Price Policy in an Era of Market Instability

Agriculture International economic relations Prices
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
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (September 2013)

24 September 2013 Tony Addison As Helsinki moves into a crisp sunny autumn, Angle brings you news of two big UNU-WIDER events...

Econometric models (Economic development) Children Climate change
Working Paper
Foreign Aid and Sustainable Energy

Energy is linked to most of the major global challenges of the twenty-first century...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development International economic relations
Working Paper
Aid and Development in Taiwan, South Korea, and South Vietnam

The aim of this paper is to explain the divergent developmental outcomes between South Korea, Taiwan, and South Vietnam...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development International economic relations
Research Brief
Improving Food Security: What Works and What Could Work?

Current international agricultural development and food security systems are ill-prepared to address the global agriculture, food and nutrition problems...

Economic development Food security International economic relations
Research Brief
Foreign Aid, Capacity Building and Climate Change

The goal of economic growth combined with environmental protection in developing countries requires not just financial and technological resources, but also the local capacity to design and implement successful policies...

Climate change Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development
Working Paper
International Co-Operation for Agricultural Development and Food and Nutrition Security: New Institutional Arrangements for Related Public Goods

Following an overview on the fast changing global context of agriculture, and food and nutrition security, this paper provides a framework for identifying the set of essential international public goods for a well-functioning world agriculture and fo...

Economic development Food security International economic relations
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (April 2013)

30 April 2013 Tony Addison As April closes, our thoughts turn to UNU-WIDER’s spring/summer programme. And it’s a busy one...

Economic development Conflict management Economic assistance and foreign aid
Working Paper
Foreign Aid for Climate Change Related Capacity Building

The current climate change crisis has repeatedly alerted mankind to the urgency of tackling this pressing global challenge before it is too late...

Climate change Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development
Working Paper
Regional Climate Change of the Greater Zambezi River Basin: A Hybrid Assessment

Projections of regional changes in seasonal surface-air temperature and precipitation for the eastern and western Zambezi River Basin regions are presented...

Climate change Economic forecasting International economic relations
Blog
From the Editor's Desk (March 2013)

Tony Addison This month saw UNU-WIDER in Stockholm for the ReCom results meeting on ‘aid and the social sectors’, which took place at Sida on 13 March...

Decision making (Finance, Public) Econometric models (Economic development) Agriculture
Working Paper
US Policy Contributions to Agricultural Commodity Price Fluctuations, 2006–12

Since 2006, global prices and price volatility for foodgrain commodities have spiked frequently and dramatically...

Agriculture Economic policy International economic relations
Working Paper
Food Price Volatility and EU Policies

Changes in global food prices have affected EU producers and consumers and have triggered policy reactions through the EU’s political process...

Agriculture International economic relations Prices
Working Paper
Africa-Brazil Co-Operation in Social Protection: Drivers, Lessons and Shifts in the Engagement of the Brazilian Ministry of Social Development

The Brazilian Ministry of Social Development’s co-operation with sub-Saharan Africa has shifted from an initial engagement in cash transfers to a recent engagement in food and nutritional security...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Food security International economic relations
Book Chapter
The Mauritian Success Story and its Lessons

From the book: Achieving Development Success

Commerce Economic development Economic policy
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