L’Algérie vient de remporter, ce 19 juillet, la Coupe d’Afrique des nations. Cette consécration footballistique intervient alors que les manifestations de masse de la jeunesse du pays, qui réclame…

Rabah Arezki |

Algeria’s consecration at the 2019 Africa Cup of Nations comes amid sweeping political transformation triggered by massive demonstrations in the past few months driven by the youth asking for…

Rabah Arezki |

في 19 يوليو/تموز، فازت الجزائر بنسخة 2019 من بطولة كأس الأمم الأفريقية لكرة القدم. يأتي تتويج الجزائر وسط تحوُّلات سياسية كاسحة فجَّرتها تظاهرات شعبية واسعة في الأشهر القليلة الماضية يقودها شباب…

رباح أرزقي |

Malnutrition is rampant in rural India and a leading cause of child mortality. In 2015, the Grameen Foundation’s  Rajasthan Nutrition Project attempted to improve nutrition in rural communities by…

Isis Gaddis, Talip Kilic, Valérie Lechene, Alexander Wolf |

When you have to redo your literature review for a “revise and resubmit, ” you know two things: first, the publishing process in economics is slow, and second, the evidence is accumulating fast in…

Berk Ozler |

The death toll from Cyclone Idai that ripped into Mozambique, Zimbabwe, and Malawi in March 2019 is now above 1, 000, with damages estimated at $2 billion. In 2018, more than 10, 000 people lost…

Abhas Jha |

A boy at work in a maize field, Ethiopia.  Photo credit: C. Robinson/CIMMYT How do young rural Africans engage in the rural economy? How important is farming relative to non-farm activities and…

Jerome Bossuet |