Growth & Employment

Growth & Employment

Aid can help countries generate more growth and employment, but what are the channels that work best for growth? How can aid help improve the livelihoods of the poorest people, improve the opportunities for women in the labour market, and provide more employment for young people? 

An ambitious new approach to aid is needed to make the transition from low productivity agriculture to high productivity manufacturing.

UNU-WIDER / February 2015

Now out the ReCom summary on 15 key findings relevant to the post-2015 agenda.

UNU-WIDER / May 2014
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Foreign aid is a significant element of Uganda’s long-run fiscal system.

UNU-WIDER / Dec 2013
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The global landscape of poverty has been changing quite dramatically during recent years.

UNU-WIDER / Dec 2013
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What can foreign do for economic growth and jobs?

UNU-WIDER / Dec 2013

The research programme ReCom – Research and communication on foreign aid – is ending this year. There is a large and unique collection of research...

December 2013

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