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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...

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July 17, 2019
Mobile savings can reduce the transaction costs for women business owners, allow women to more safely account for their money, and help women develop...
June 17, 2019
Over the past two decades tremendous progress has been made to improve girls’ access to schooling. Data on learning similarly shows that gender...
June 10, 2019
Advice on pregnancy and parenting has long been dominated by “conventional wisdom” and conflicting recommendations about what’s...
April 11, 2019
Join the Center for Global Development for this exciting networking event celebrating women trailblazers in finance and development economics. The...
March 4, 2019
How are beliefs about gender differences formed, and how do they affect children’s aspirations and academic performance? In this talk, Alex...
December 5, 2018
Digital technology–from automation to fintech and smart apps–permeates nearly all aspects of business and economic growth. And as...
November 13, 2018
Over 1 billion women lack access to financial services due to economic and social barriers, time and mobility constraints, and discrimination...
July 25, 2018
Many practitioners and researchers are grappling with how to better measure women’s and girls’ empowerment in impact evaluations. Which...

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