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    Land reform: Lessons for Rwanda

    Thierry Hoza Ngoha (Rwanda's former Head of Land Technical Operations) discusses how Rwanda reformed its land policy through a series of interventions over several years.

    14 Feb 2019

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    Video: Helping young Ethiopians find jobs

    IGC researcher Girum Abebe of the Ethiopian Development Research Institute discusses a randomised evaluation of two job programmes helping young Ethiopians find jobs in Addis Ababa.

    28 Jan 2019

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    Video: Are women politicians good for economic growth?

    How do female politicians perform in the countries where women are least represented? An IGC study in India looked at economic performance in constituencies with female legislators and their impact.

    5 Dec 2018

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    Land rights in developing countries: Insights from policymakers

    Policymakers from Rwanda, Zambia, Uganda and Ghana discuss the challenges around land rights and what can be done to address them.

    20 Nov 2018

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    The spatial structure of cities in developing countries

    Professor Ed Glaeser outlines key policy challenges related to the spatial structure of cities in developing countries and the research needed to address them. These ideas are part of the IGC's 'Cities that Work' initiative.

    31 Oct 2018

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    Facebook live interview with Jeffrey Sachs

    Tim Dobermann (International Growth Centre) speaks to Jeffrey Sachs, Professor of Economics at Columbia University, about the tradeoffs between economic growth and sustainable development.

    25 Sep 2018

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    John Page Uganda lecture: Beyond manufacturing

    Dr John Page (Brookings Institution, IGC) discusses “Beyond Manufacturing: Structural Change in Africa Reconsidered” as part of a lecture series on industrial policy and structural transformation hosted by the Bank of Uganda and the IGC.

    25 Sep 2018

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    Facebook Live interview with Shanta Devarajan

    Priya Manwaring (IGC) speaks to Shanta Devarajan, Senior Director for Development Economics and Acting Chief Economist of the World Bank, about the major challenges affecting developing cities today, opportunities for reform, and the potential for research in designing evidence-based policy.

    11 Sep 2018

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    The underlying causes of fragility and instability in Sierra Leone

    This event in Freetown on 24 July 2018 featured speakers Donald Kaberuka and Ellen Johnson Sirleaf. It launched the Sierra Leone country case study "The underlying causes of fragility and instability in Sierra Leone" and discusses the findings of the LSE-Oxford Fragility Commission’s report "Escaping the fragility trap".

    10 Sep 2018