Economics

Sovereign Wealth Funds and Principles for Peer Learning

January 25, 2016 by Adam Robbins
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As sovereign wealth funds proliferate, new ones should be proactively incorporated into the global community.

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Will China’s Economic Slowdown Derail Reform?

November 23, 2015 by Ben Yunmo Wang
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China’s financial volatility this past summer stoked fears that Beijing is backing off economic liberalization in the face of a growth slowdown. But the setback does not signal a beginning of the end for reforms.

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Global Development in the Age of Automation: Catapult or Detour?

October 23, 2015 by Jessica Davis Pluess
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A new era of technological progress could help many developing countries leapfrog low-skilled manufacturing to create high value industries.

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Human Rights in the Post-2015 Development Agenda

September 24, 2015 by Iveta Cherneva
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2015 is the right time for the UN High Commissioner for Human Rights to identify a set of priorities to ensure that the implementation of the Sustainable Development Goals and their targets will be in line with international human rights standards.

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