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Advances in Development Economics
The Robert S. McNamara Fellowships Program awards fellowships to support innovative and imaginative post-graduate research in areas of socioeconomic development - specifically focusing on issues critical to improving the lives of the most vulnerable in society.
Robert B. Zoellick, president of the World Bank, last week in the pages of the New York Times:
The World Bank launched last week its annual flagship report on Africa, the Africa Development Indicators.
The World Development Report, the World Bank's flagship publication, looks this year at Economic Geography (a very current issue thank you also to the Nobel Prize).
The December issue of Poverty in Focus, the magazine published by UNDP's International Poverty Centre, is out. This issue is fully devoted to the linkages between employment, economic growth and poverty reduction.
The Commission on Growth and Development has published the paper International Finance and Growth in Developing Countries: What Have We Learned?, by Maurice Obstfeld.