Discussion by Chapter: The Arab Region: Oil and Politics

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Course Syllabus

In Spring 2016, one of the editors used the volume for a ten-session seminar at the United Nations University. This post provides the syllabus… Read more

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Infographics developed for the Development Ideas website

To visually illustrate some of the tables and graphs in the book, Development Ideas produced a series of infographics. We thought we would collect… Read more

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Can Extractive Industries Promote Development?

I spent the last couple of days at a fascinating workshop at UNU-WIDER on the role of extractive industries in development. Tony Addison, UNU-WIDER… Read more

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Constrained development

As the Arab World continues to undergo turmoil and political change, it also offers insight into the limited space available to national governments to… Read more

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Second #DevtIDEAS Debate — Growth or equity: which comes first?

Second #DevtIDEAS Debate:  Growth or equity: which comes first? UPDATED POST: Febuary 1, 2015, Originally published 27 November 2014 When thinking about development economics,… Read more

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Editorial: Growth and equity: which comes first?

Economic growth drives the idea of international development. Alongside, runs a constant tension: should international work focus on growth or social equity? Theories of… Read more