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Upcoming

February 19, 2019
In a recent paper, Kate Ambler and coauthors studied the impact of one-season cash transfers for agricultural investment in Senegal and Malawi, using data from a randomized control trial (RCT) in...
February 26, 2019
Now in its 4th year, the AIDF Africa Summit returns to Nairobi, Kenya on 26-27 February 2019, once again uniting 300+ humanitarian and development leaders, decision makers and advisors committed to...

Past

January 15, 2019
Global growth is expected to slow down over the next two years. Trade and investment flows are likely to be more moderate and access to finance more...
May 16, 2018
Economic recovery in Latin America and the Caribbean (LAC) is gaining momentum, but more work is needed to ensure growth is both sustainable and...
April 19, 2018
Most countries in Latin America are currently reporting fiscal deficits and many have increased their external debt ratios. This has refocused...
April 10, 2018
Since the early 2000s, Latin America has become increasingly integrated with the global economy, liberalizing trade and opening its capital account....
February 20, 2018
The “glass ceiling” in finance has barely cracked. Compared to the available talent pool, there is still a large gap between the...
January 16, 2018
The World Bank’s Global Economic Prospects 2018 recognizes that the global economy is enjoying a long-awaited broad-based cyclical recovery. In...
April 4, 2017
A protectionist stance from the US looms large as a policy concern for Latin America, where many countries have chosen a growth model based on...
May 13, 2016
The rise of digital technology has nurtured a growing industry around the world in financial services that benefit the poor, from mobile payments and...

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