Posts Tagged: development
Jim Kim represents a different kind of economics that could shake up the World Bank.
If Somalia is to become a politically stable, economically viable, and peaceful nation that can compete with other African countries, clan-dominated federal states must be made a thing of the past.
This call for true internationalism challenges the Occupy movement to engage the Global South.
When it comes to attitudes toward gays and lesbians in Africa, donor countries need to conjure up all their skill to walk the tightrope between mindfulness and meddling.
China is emerging as the leading economic force in Burma, and the Burmese are starting to get uncomfortable.
By clinging to a paternalistic attitude and an antiquated Washington Consensus, the United States has opened up space for a broad Chinese role in Africa.
Celebrities are going global in their activism. But are they doing the right thing?
Instead of giving two cheers to sweatshops, we should alter the policies that cause poverty in the first place
President Obama's speech in El Paso on May 10 put the immigration debate back on the table. In reaffirming his commitment to comprehensive immigration reform, he attempted to reframe a debate that has been dominated by a focus on security.
The economist talks about gender and development.