UNU-WIDER launches new series: Cambridge Elements in Development Economics

UNU-WIDER is excited to publish the first titles in a new series of peer-reviewed, original, authoritative, and succinct publications combining the best features of books and journals, made especially for digital access. 

As part of the Cambridge Elements offerings, the new publication series by UNU-WIDER features studies on topics in development economics, covering both micro and macro aspects . All titles will be available Open Access online. 

The first Cambridge Elements in Development Economics comes from Prema-chandra Athukorala and Chaturica Athukorala, titled The 1918–20 Influenza Pandemic: A Retrospective in the Time of COVID-19. Read more in their blog and download the Open Access publication here

Parental Investments and Children's Human Capital in Low-to-Middle-Income Countries by Jere R. Behrman is also out now, download the Open Access publication here

Many more to come! Check the project page for regular updates.