It seems like everyone is making lists this time of year, and we at CGD are no exception. Here’s a look at the 20 most popular posts to our Views from the Center blog in 2011.
Thank you for your continued readership and we look forward to bringing you even more information and expert analysis in 2012.
Haiti Earthquake Aid Facts, David Roodman
Kenyan Economist Offers First Independent Evaluation of Millennium Villages Project, Michael Clemens
Ten Zero-Cost Ideas for Development Progress in 2011, Nancy Birdsall
The Millennium Villages Evaluation Debate Heats Up, Boils Over, Michael Clemens
Development Policy of the Future… And Why We Aren’t Ready, Todd Moss
Held Hostage: Funding for a Proven Success in Global Development on Hold in Kenya, Justin Sandefur
Don’t Do Impact Evaluations Because…, William Savedoff
Zedillo Warns of a “Frightening Failure” of Global Institutions, Lawrence MacDonald
Nicholas Kristof and Aid, Arvind Subramanian
Here’s My Crazy Idea (and Video) for Fixing U.S. Development Policy, Todd Moss
What Happens When Donors Fail to Meet Their Commitments?, Owen Barder
Obama Set to Lob Canadian Carbon Bomb at India, Lawrence MacDonald
The World Bank as a Foundation? Why I’m Scratching My Head Over the World Bank’s New Vision, Todd Moss
What Can Development Agencies Learn from Venture Capital Firms?, William Savedoff
The New Education Strategy at the World Bank: Time for a Millennium Learning Goal?, Nancy Birdsall
Development’s Next Top “Model”: China? India? Rwanda? Ghana?, Nancy Birdsall
Youth in the Middle East: Nowhere to Go but the Street, Charles Kenny
Aid Alert: China Officially Joins the Donor Club, Nancy Birdsall
India’s Summer of Scams Reaches a Climax, Milan Vaishnav
Still Time to Prevent Another Food Price Crisis—and the One after That?, Kim Elliott
P.S. – Check out our other Top 20 Lists for CGD’s Rethinking U.S. Foreign Assistance blog, and the Global Health Policy blog.