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Past

March 10, 2020
In Capitalism, Alone, Branko Milanovic argues that capitalism has triumphed because it works. It delivers prosperity and gratifies human desires for...
November 15, 2018
Evidence from US-based firms like Google, Facebook, and Amazon shows that market concentration and the failure of competition policy has had grim...
March 6, 2018
The Center for Global Development is hosting a discussion with Joshua Keating, staff writer at Slate focusing on international affairs. Keating will...
May 9, 2017
Kate Raworth's new book Doughnut Economics discusses "seven key ways to fundamentally rethink economics and transform the economy into one...
November 29, 2016
In his new book Should Rich Nations Help the Poor?, leading poverty analyst Professor David Hulme explains why helping the world's neediest...
July 27, 2016
In many developing countries including South Africa, there is a stale debate regarding poverty over priorities between economic growth and equalizing...
September 24, 2014
How much can poverty be reduced by growth and how much by redistribution? Existing analyses of that question have been limited by inaccurate...
January 29, 2014
America is in decline, and the rise of the East suggests a bleak future for the world's only superpower - so goes the conventional wisdom. In his new...