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Book Chapter
Economic Openness and Development

From the book: Asian Transformations

Commercial policy International finance International trade
Book Chapter
The provision of global liquidity: the global reserve system

Part of Journal Special Issue Resetting the International Monetary (Non)System

Financial institutions International International agencies
Video
WIDER Annual Lecture by Antonio Ocampo

View the WIDER Annual Lecture on Reforming the International Monetary and Financial Architecture.

Public goods International finance Financial stability
About
Photos - AL14

Selection of images from the WIDER Annual Lecture 14.

Public goods International finance Financial stability
News
Press release - AL 14

WIDER Annual Lecture 14: Reforming the International Monetary and Financial Architecture, by José Antonio Ocampo, New York, USA

Public goods International finance Financial stability
About
Presentation - AL14

Professor José Antonio Ocampo will deliver the UNU-WIDER 14th Annual Lecture on 9 December 2010 at the UN headquarters in New York. The lecture addresses Reforming the International Monetary and Financial Architecture. Amidst still unsettled...

Public goods International finance Financial stability
Journal Article
Employment Effects of Multilateral Development Bank Support: The Case of the African Development Bank

Part of Journal Special Issue Aid and Employment

Economic assistance and foreign aid International agencies International finance
Book Chapter
China-Africa Cooperation in Structural Transformation

From the book: Oxford Handbook of Africa and Economics, Vol. 2...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development Industrial policy
Working Paper
The Provision of Global Liquidity: The Global Reserve System

This paper analyses three major problems of the current international monetary system: the asymmetric-adjustment problem, dependence on the monetary policy of the main reserve-issuing country, and the large demand for self-insurance by developing cou...

Financial institutions, International International agencies International finance
Working Paper
Understanding Chinese and Western Development Finance in Uganda, South Africa, and Zimbabwe

China’s importance as a major donor outside the traditional Western donors has been increasing and this has helped to bridge the funding gaps in developing countries...

Economic development Environmental aspects (Economic development) International finance
Blog
Africa’s Low Hanging Fruits

23 April 2014 Justin Yifu Lin and Yan Wang At the onset of its miraculous rise in 1979, China had been trapped in poverty for centuries and was poorer than most sub-Saharan African countries...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development Economic growth
Working Paper
China-Africa Co-operation in Structural Transformation: Ideas, Opportunities, and Finances

This paper examines China and Africa co-operation from the angle of structural transformation as a major driver of growth and job creation...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development Industrial policy
Working Paper
‘Ground-Truthing’ Chinese Development Finance in Africa: Field Evidence from South Africa and Uganda

A new methodology, Tracking Under-Reported Financial Flows (TUFF), allows us to systematically gather open-source information—e.g...

Economic assistance and foreign aid Economic development International finance
Working Paper
How Do We Increase the Share of Aid to Agriculture in Africa?

Agriculture plays an important role in terms of employment and its contribution to gross domestic product in many African countries...

Agriculture Finance (Agriculture) Economic assistance and foreign aid
Blog
Cost of Capital: The Real Price of Green Energy
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4 July 2013 Carl-Gustav Lindén In recent years the price of green energy technology has come down dramatically. This means that European investments in renewable energy can be very competitive...

Capital Capital market Cost effectiveness
Blog
Aid and our Changing Environment: What did we Learn?

24 June 2013 Tony Addison The Stockholm ReCom results meeting at Sida on 4 June was a lively exchange on all aspects of foreign aid and climate change finance (including the role of private finance)...

Climatic changes Economic assistance and foreign aid Environmental policy
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