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    What is holding firms back?

    Chris Woodruff, IGC research programme director, explains why improving management practices is critical for the development of the private sector in developing countries.

    30 November 2016

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    Resource misallocation & productive growth

    Chang-Tai Hsieh, IGC steering group member, explains why some firms are more successful than others, using Indian firms as a case study.

    15 November 2016

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    How Change Happens - Video

    8 November 2016

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    How Change Happens - Podcast

    3 November 2016

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    Motivating public sector workers

    Nava Ashraf, IGC lead academic for Zambia, presents the latest evidence on how to motivate workers and recruit the best candidates for the public sector and why it's essential for effective service delivery.

    25 October 2016

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    Building effective & functioning cities

    Ed Glaeser, IGC research programme director, explains why cities are the best pathway to prosperity and outlines three lessons from over 30 years of economics research on urbanisation.

    18 October 2016

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    The Global Energy Challenge

    Michael Greenstone, IGC research programme director, defines today's most pressing global energy challenges: access to reliable energy, reliance on fossil fuels, and climate change.

    13 October 2016

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    Can SRI techniques help Bangladeshi farmers increase their yields?

    Asadul Islam of Monash University explores the implications of SRI techniques in rural Bangladesh.

    23 September 2016

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    Building a functional state in difficult places

    Eliana La Ferrara, IGC research programme director, outlines four ways in which state functioning can be improved in fragile environments.

    13 September 2016

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    Dennis Chiwele on job-rich urbanisation in Zambia

    Dennis Chiwele features on ZNBC 1 programme 'News In-Depth' in order to discuss findings from an International Growth Centre report on job-rich urbanisation.

    13 September 2016