Links I Like [9.16]

Is globalization bad for the global poor? A nice write-up on Dercon and Blattman’s “randomizing sweatshops” study in Ethiopia.

Why is it so hard for academics and NGOs to work together? (and what can be done about it)

Who is the worst culprit of using international development jargon in their reports? (and why we all should use less of it)

The best (and most sobering) explanation of the current political situation I’ve read so far

All over the world people move to cities to escape poverty, why does it not work in Africa?

One thought on “Links I Like [9.16]

  1. Thanks Jeff…

    *From:* Jeff Bloem [mailto:comment-reply@wordpress.com] *Sent:* Saturday, October 1, 2016 4:09 AM *To:* pwalker@icmusa.org *Subject:* [New post] Links I Like [9.16]

    Jeff Bloem posted: “Is globalization bad for the global poor? A nice write-up on Dercon and Blattman’s “randomizing sweatshops” study in Ethiopia. Why is it so hard for academics and NGOs to work together? (and what can be done about it) Who is the worst culprit of usi”

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