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As we keep hearing the term “inflation” in the news every day, it’s worth revisiting what that really means for MENA countries. Here are four policies that tackle high inflation and low growth…

Nadir Mohammed, Kevin Carey, Johannes Hoogeveen, Gladys Lopez-Acevedo|

This blog proposes to measure human well-being using the poverty-adjusted life-expectancy (PALE), a summary index that aggregates well-being losses resulting from the poverty and mortality…

Jean-Marie Baland, Guilhem Cassan, Benoît Decerf|

Following our blog on how to use the Poverty and Inequality Platform (PIP)’s Statistics Online (SOL) tool, in this blog, we present a practical example of using SOL and Jupyter notebook within the…

Minh Cong Nguyen, Gildas Bopahbe Deudibe|

Households have skipped meals because they cannot afford them or because they lack the resources to buy them. This problem is of particular concern in the Andean, Caribbean, and Central American…

Carlos Felipe Jaramillo, Hira Channa, Michael Morris|

Accelerating progress in rural sanitation towards Sustainable Development Goal (SDG) 6 – clean water and sanitation for all – is possible. India’s Swachh Bharat and Nepal's Sanitation and…

Ndeye Awa Diagne|
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