Advancing gender equality: The path to economic growth
7 March 2018
Recent research on closing the gender gap has revealed that gender parity has shifted into reverse for the first time since 2006 (World Economic Forum). Although some countries...
Conflict and firms: Industrial organisation in the...
Conflict has a long shadow, and its role in inhibiting development is clear. Today, a billion and a half people live in countries affected by fragility, conflict, or violence...
The economic gender gap in the garment sector in...
An oversupply of female entrepreneurs results in fewer opportunities for women. This is compounded by higher costs of changing jobs for women due to household responsibilities,...
Commission on State Fragility, Growth and Development
Promoting inclusive growth in fragile and conflict situations is now a key priority for development. Currently, 65 million people have fled their homes, becoming either...
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