Blog: April, 2014

An African Model for Agricultural Food Security: Why the Failed Policies of Structural Adjustment Offer a Unique Opportunity for “Smart Subsidization”

Posted on [created] by Blog Manager in Economics and Finance, Global Development
*This article is based on Story 28 “Can Smarter Carrots Save Soil?” of “40 Chances: Finding Hope in a Hungry World” by Howard G. Buffett It would be reckless to assert that individual citizens of developing countries ... Read More »

Impact Investing: A Game-Changer for Development?

Posted on [created] by Blog Manager in Economics and Finance, Global Development
Since the term was coined seven years ago, the concept of “impact investing” has gained considerable traction among investors and philanthropists alike. Impact investments, made with ... Read More »