Jobs & Development

Social networks can play a crucial role in exposing youth to different opportunities and activities, either socially or professionally.

Marcus Holmlund, Nausheen Khan, Emily Crawford|

Zimbabwe’s services exports are dominated by tourism and transport; largely missing are higher value services such as telecommunications, finance, and business process outsourcing and should be…

Mike Nyawo, Stella Ilieva, Marko Kwaramba|

What we’re reading about the social externalities from jobs

Jose Manuel Romero, Kevwe Pela|

If imports increase competition for Egypt’s workers, trade agreements seem to have a very limited potential for explaining Egypt’s labor-market outcomes.

Raymond Robertson, Mexico Vergara, Gladys Lopez-Acevedo, Jaime Alfonso Roche Rodriguez|

The recent United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP27) held in Sharm el-Sheikh, Egypt, has raised the prominence of climate action in the Middle East and North Africa (MENA)…

Asif Islam, Dalal Moosa, Federica Saliola|
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