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The Times & The Sunday Times
'Give us a year': high stakes in Liberia education reform-- however limited -- more attractive than a broken public system. Economist J
'Give us a year': high stakes in Liberia education reform
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 2 days ago
-- however limited -- more attractive than a broken public system. Economist Justin Sandefur, of the Washington-based Center for Global Development, has studied the Bridge International model and others like it in several African... Read more
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Deseret News
John Hoffmire: Does aid work? Markets, big goals or both?to $50 billion annually. Speaking from years of experience as a senior researc
John Hoffmire: Does aid work? Markets, big goals or both?
Deseret News / Posted 3 days ago
to $50 billion annually. Speaking from years of experience as a senior research economist at the World Bank and at the Center for Global Development, Easterly argues that despite the great amount of attention, goodwill and aid money ($2.3... Read more
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The Trinidad Guardian
Is there a sexist data crisis?surveys, but the style of the questions often date back to just after World War
Is there a sexist data crisis?
The Trinidad Guardian / Posted 7 days ago
surveys, but the style of the questions often date back to just after World War Two says Mayra Buvinic, an expert from the Center for Global Development, a think tank. Buvinic argues that many women get missed out because they consider themselves... Read more
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Finance Asia
Getting aboard One Belt One Roadinto context: total US economic-related aid to the country between 2010 and 201
Getting aboard One Belt One Road
Finance Asia / Posted 9 days ago
into context: total US economic-related aid to the country between 2010 and 2014, was about $7.5 billion, according to the Center for Global Development, a Washington-based American think tank. “We are excited at the thought of this [OBOR]... Read more
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Finance Asia
Getting on-board One Belt One Roadinto context: total US economic-related aid to the country between 2010 and 201
Getting on-board One Belt One Road
Finance Asia / Posted 9 days ago
into context: total US economic-related aid to the country between 2010 and 2014, was about $7.5 billion, according to the Center for Global Development, a Washington-based American think tank. “We are excited at the thought of this [OBOR]... Read more
10d
KERA North Texas
You Can Have Our Millions — But First You Have To Pass Our TestMCC board reconvened in June of that year and reinstated the compact. Sara Ros
You Can Have Our Millions — But First You Have To Pass Our Test
KERA North Texas / Posted 10 days ago
MCC board reconvened in June of that year and reinstated the compact. Sara Rose, a senior policy analyst at the think tank Center for Global Development, agrees with MCC's mission statement. Rose worked at MCC from 2007 to 2010 in the department of... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
You Can Have Our Millions — But First You Have To Pass Our TestMCC board reconvened in June of that year and reinstated the compact. Sara Ros
You Can Have Our Millions — But First You Have To Pass Our Test
KPBS San Diego / Posted 10 days ago
MCC board reconvened in June of that year and reinstated the compact. Sara Rose, a senior policy analyst at the think tank Center for Global Development, agrees with MCC's mission statement. Rose worked at MCC from 2007 to 2010 in the department of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
African countries must collect more taxes. But how?held senior positions at Google.org and in the international development practi
African countries must collect more taxes. But how?
Daily Maverick / Posted 17 days ago
held senior positions at Google.org and in the international development practice of McKinsey & Company, as well as at the Center for Global Development. From 2005 to 2009, she worked in the Gates Foundation’s Global Health division, where she... Read more
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Daily Maverick
Africaheld senior positions at Google.org and in the international development practi
Africa
Daily Maverick / Posted 17 days ago
held senior positions at Google.org and in the international development practice of McKinsey & Company, as well as at the Center for Global Development. From 2005 to 2009, she worked in the Gates Foundation’s Global Health division, where she... Read more
17d
KPBS San Diego
Dude, Where Are The Women? #AllMalePanels In Global Developmentpicked up in the global development community in January 2015, when Owen Barder
Dude, Where Are The Women? #AllMalePanels In Global Development
KPBS San Diego / Posted 17 days ago
picked up in the global development community in January 2015, when Owen Barder, vice president and Europe director of the Center for Global Development, started his own online pledge, "I Will Not Be Part Of Male-Only Panels." Barder was partly... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Dude, Where Are The Women? #AllMalePanels In Global Developmentpicked up in the global development community in January 2015, when Owen Barder
Dude, Where Are The Women? #AllMalePanels In Global Development
KERA North Texas / Posted 17 days ago
picked up in the global development community in January 2015, when Owen Barder, vice president and Europe director of the Center for Global Development, started his own online pledge, "I Will Not Be Part Of Male-Only Panels." Barder was partly... Read more
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IMF
Financial Inclusion: Macroeconomic and Regulatory Challenges - IMF/CGD Conference, April 11, 2016to achieve the biggest social impact? Moderator: Rajesh Mirchandani, Vice Pres
Financial Inclusion: Macroeconomic and Regulatory Challenges - IMF/CGD Conference, April 11, 2016
IMF / Posted 20 days ago
to achieve the biggest social impact? Moderator: Rajesh Mirchandani, Vice President, Communications and Policy Outreach, Center for Global Development Presenters: Martin Čihák, Deputy Director and Advisor, Monetary and Capital Markets... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Data Key to Unlocking Development Prospectsbig data's utility is in complementing, not replacing more traditional data. Ma
Data Key to Unlocking Development Prospects
AllAfrica.com / Posted 23 days ago
big data's utility is in complementing, not replacing more traditional data. Many African countries are missing what the Center for Global Development (CGD) calls 'building block' data, which are 'intrinsically important to the calculation of... Read more
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Daily Maverick
ISS: Data key to unlocking Africa’s development prospectsbig data’s utility is in complementing, not replacing, more traditional data. M
ISS: Data key to unlocking Africa’s development prospects
Daily Maverick / Posted 23 days ago
big data’s utility is in complementing, not replacing, more traditional data. Many African countries are missing what the Center for Global Development calls “building block” data, which are “intrinsically important to the calculation of almost... Read more
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IMF
Overheard at the Spring Meetingsregional arrangements were sufficient, or a more global arrangement was needed.
Overheard at the Spring Meetings
IMF / Posted 29 days ago
regional arrangements were sufficient, or a more global arrangement was needed. Sub-Saharan Africa #IMFonAfrica The Center for Global Development President Nancy Birdsall led a discussion on whether lower growth in sub-Saharan... Read more

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