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October 2007

World Economic Outlook: Globalization and Inequality

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IMF

 

The IMF presented recently its Fall World Economic Outlook, with the title Globalization and Inequality.

 

The World Economic Outlook presents the IMF staff's analysis and projections of economic developments at the global level, in major country groups (classified by region, stage of development, etc.), and in many individual countries.

 

Northeast Universities Development Consortium Conference NEUDC 2007

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Harvard University's Center for International Development is hosting tomorrow and Saturday the annual Northeast Universities Development Consortium Conference (NEUDC 2007). An annual conference on Development Economics.

 

Very interesting, if you are in the area. If not, you can access all the papers that will be presented, at their website.

 

Development Marketplace for African Dispora in Europe (D-MADE)

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This World Bank initiative will, through a competitive process, award grants and technical assistance to innovative entrepreneurial projects that are designed by Africans, to support the development of Africa.

 

Elegible participants to the competition can be individuals or organizations emanating from the Sub-Saharan African diaspora, currently living in Europe and active in Africa. Applicants can be entrepreneurs, private investors, NGOs, civil society organizations, foundations, etc.