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July 27, 2016
In many developing countries including South Africa, there is a stale debate regarding poverty over priorities between economic growth and equalizing...
July 21, 2016
Measuring the returns to government capital is difficult because the services of government capital typically are provided free of charge. This...
July 19, 2016
Millions of people live with the risk of rapid-onset disasters like cyclones, slow-onset disasters like drought, or the threat of conflict. We often...
July 14, 2016
Please join us for a special event to mark CGD’s 15th anniversary, when IMF Managing Director Christine Lagarde will give a speech highlighting...
July 11, 2016
The world was caught off-guard by recent mass movements of refugees and migrants from the Middle East and Africa. But this is not one brief storm...