The study analyzed four stages of the value chain —production; storage and logistics; processing; and marketing— to understand the potential for job creation stimulated by infrastructure projects…

Vismay Parikh, Mesfin Jijo, Bernard Aritua |

Increasing the number of jobs publicly listed, enabling public and private institutions to better connect workers to jobs will not likely solve the jobs problem in developing countries. (Photo: …

Jacqueline Mazza |

Bangladesh is now the world’s second largest apparel exporter after China. Its garment industry accounts for 80% of its overall exports and around 4 million jobs. Atiur Rahman, Governor of the…

Atiur Rahman, Jobs Group |

As policymakers in developing countries weigh policies to spur growth and reduce poverty, a big question is whether investing public capital in infrastructure should be a high priority? In a new…

Pierre-Richard Agénor |

Over the past decade, Peru has enjoyed one of the best performing economies in Latin America – one that took the financial crisis in stride. Now its focus is on sustaining this trajectory and,…

Luis Miguel Castilla |