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Fridays Academy: Technology and Growth

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This week we start a new series on "Understanding Growth and Poverty". In upcoming Fridays we will be looking at issues such as technology, urbanization, corruption and others, and at how they relate with growth and poverty. As usual, based on Raj Nallari and Breda Griffith's lecture notes.


Technology and Growth

Fridays Academy: Gender and Macroeconomic Management

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As usual on Fridays, from Raj Nallari and Breda Griffith's lecture notes.


Empirical Evidence on Impact of Globalization on Women

Available studies and data, which are rather limited, is arranged around some broad themes and discussed below and next week.  Little is known about the impact of macroeconomic policies on women, such as changes in exchange rates, interest rates, minimum wages, and commodity prices.