The IGC's research focuses on four main themes: State, Firms, Cities, and Energy. These themes were chosen as they are the most critical areas for ensuring the continued growth of these developing countries in the future.
At the centre of poverty reduction efforts must be an able and reliable government. It is critical to increase the resources and effectiveness of these governments.Read More
Strong firms form the core of economic activity. For developing economies to grow, so must the opportunities for their businesses and entrepreneurs.Read More
The currently emerging cities have the potential to be either the greatest drivers of growth or the largest group of missed opportunities for the developing world.Read More
Much of the developing world remains unconnected to reliable energy access, despite its potentially transformative effects.Read More
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