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February 2, 2016
There are fewer people living in extreme poverty in the world today than 30 years ago. While that is an achievement, continuing progress for poor...
March 25, 2015
The homicide rate in Mexico began to soar in 2008, tripling by 2011. Why did it happen? Prior research has established links between aggresive...
December 9, 2014
The last quarter century of globalization has witnessed the largest reshuffle of global incomes since the Industrial Revolution. Branko Milanovic...
April 17, 2014
Can an intensive package of support lift people out of extreme poverty to a more stable state? The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor and the Ford...
November 19, 2013
New research from CGD and ESID takes us back to the big questions in development: how do developing countries build effective institutions, and what...
April 27, 2012
How can policymakers reduce the risk of violence after war? Can employment and anti-poverty programs reduce the risk of violence, and what does this...
April 22, 2009
The New Ideas in Development After the Financial Crisis Conference, sponsored by CGD and the Bernard L. Schwartz Forum on Constructive Capitalism,...