As COVID-19 (coronavirus) spreads across the globe, the disease is projected to take an immense human toll on Sub-Saharan Africa, infecting at least 110 million people in the region. The immediate...

Amy Copley, Alison Decker, Fannie Delavelle |

Alors que le COVID-19 (coronavirus) se propage à travers le monde, il est attendu que la maladie ait de graves répercussions humaines en Afrique subsaharienne, avec au moins 110 millions de...

Amy Copley, Alison Decker, Fannie Delavelle |

While Liberian women play a huge role in shaping the social, economic and political landscape of the country, it offers a conflicted picture when it comes to gender-related issues. Rates of sexual...

AKO Essan Emile, Ilke Dagli Hustings, Cleophas Obino Torori |

Last weekend, I attended a conference, titled “Innovations for Shared Prosperity” at Stanford University, jointly organized by, among others, the Golub Capital Social Impact Lab and Microsoft...

Berk Özler |

Ambitieux, les objectifs de développement durable (ODD) que les Nations Unies se sont fixés d’ici 2030 soulèvent un certain nombre de difficultés, dont celle-ci : par où commencer ? Le projet d’...

E. Gyimah-Boadi |

One of the challenges presented by the ambitious Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) laid out in the UN 2030 Agenda is where to begin. Afrobarometer, which conducts public attitude surveys in...

E. Gyimah-Boadi |

In many countries, natural resources and extractive minerals are lucrative state assets that fail to contribute to economic prosperity. In resource-rich Africa, regulatory mismanagement,...

Cari Votava |

In Gaile Parkin's novel Baking Cakes in Kigali, two women living in Kigali, Rwanda – Angel and Sophie – argue over the salary paid to a development worker: "Perhaps these big...

David Evans |

Today, I cover two papers from two ends of the long publication spectrum – a paper that is forthcoming in the Review of Economic Studies on the effect of decriminalizing indoor prostitution on...

Berk Özler |

Cette page: English Au cours de la dernière décennie, le Kenya et le Libéria ont tous deux cherché à reproduire à grande échelle des programmes pilotes ayant obtenu des résultats positifs dans l’...

David Evans |