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    Nourah Mehyar: The private sector's role in supporting fragile economies

    Nourah Mehyar, CEO of Nafith Logistics and Commissioner, explains how the private sector can support economic growth in countries facing fragility and conflict.

    March 22, 2017

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    Ngaire Woods: Why examine state fragility?

    Ngaire Woods, dean of Oxford's Blavatnik School of Government, explains why a commission is needed to address growth in countries facing fragility and conflict.

    March 22, 2017

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    Donald Kaberuka: Why addressing fragility matters for development

    Donald Kaberuka, former president of the African Development Bank, outlines three reasons why the work of the commission matters for global development.

    March 22, 2017

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    Fragility Commission launch event (video)

    Full recording of the launch of the LSE-Oxford Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development on 16 March 2017 at an evening event at the LSE’s Shaw Library. Commission Chair and Former UK Prime Minister David Cameron opened the event with a speech. It also featured a talk from Professor Paul Collier (Blavatnik School of Government, Oxford), followed by a panel...

    March 22, 2017

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    David Cameron: How can we help fragile states?

    David Cameron explains his interest in supporting fragile states and introduces the LSE-Oxford Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development.

    March 20, 2017

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    Why cities matter

    Paul Collier and Tony Venables explain how cities unlock the 'miracle of productivity', why they are key to economic growth in developing countries, and discuss the IGC's new Cities that Work initiative.

    March 14, 2017

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    Five lessons for urban policy

    Professor Ed Glaeser outlines five key lessons for policymakers in developing countries who want to implement effective urban policies. These ideas are part of the IGC's 'Cities that Work' initiative.

    March 14, 2017

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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.

    November 30, 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.

    November 15, 2016

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    How Change Happens - Video

    November 8, 2016