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July 24, 2019
Global trade is facing strong political headwinds in the United States. While evidence shows trade generally yields economic benefits on balance, gains are distributed unevenly. Trade agreements are...
September 22, 2019
Spending on health products tops $50 billion annually in just a subset of low- and middle-income countries. And a large share of health aid goes to the same use. But despite its importance for...

Past

January 14, 2016
Last month, the MCC Board of Directors made its annual decisions about which developing countries are eligible to receive the agency’s large-...
September 28, 2015
600 million people in Africa have no access to electricity and millions more have only minimal, sporadic access. This energy poverty has deadly...
September 16, 2015
Recent research suggests a stark mismatch between ordinary Africans’ most pressing development priorities and the agendas of US foreign aid...
July 20, 2015
Why development matters more than ever in US foreign policy and what the next administration can do about it. The panel discussion marked the launch...
June 10, 2015
Oil to Cash: Fighting the Resource Curse with Cash Transfers proposes a radical new policy option for countries facing the daunting challenges of...
March 3, 2015
In recent years, open data and open government have quickly risen in popularity among transparency advocates and innovative international development...
December 3, 2014
CGD senior policy analyst Sarah Rose will forecast which countries the Millennium Challenge Corporation’s board of directors is likely to...
January 28, 2014
Bingo. The State of the Union. You and your friends from the Center for Global Development. It’s that time of year again for CGD’s annual State of...

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