Advances in Development Economics
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The World Bank has launched its new study on Poverty “Moving Out of Poverty: Success from the Bottom Up”, which continues the work started with the excellent “Voices of the Poor”, published in 2000.
If you have been admitted to a development-related master’s degree program, are looking for funding and are from a World Bank member country eligible to borrow, the Joint Japan/World Bank Graduate Scholarship Program might int
UK's Department for International Development (DFID) recently published a background paper for their Conference on the Future of International Development: Eliminating World Poverty. It aims to provoke thought on the emerging challenges faced by developing countries and the rest of the world, and sets out a series of questions to address the priority issues.
We already blogged about the World Bank's Updated Poverty Estimates and the reactions they brought.
You can now watch a video of a recent discussion on this topic, at the World Bank.