This web site aims at presenting our bestsellers The World Economy: a millenial perspective, by Prof. Angus Maddison. The World Economy is a monumental work of reference and a “must” for all scholars and students of economics and economic history.
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Agenda - AfDB-DevCom Round-Table Conference, 22-23 March 2010 Tunis
In the context of its ongoing work on new trade and development partners in Africa, the Development Centre hosted a presentation and debate of Asia/Africa expert Deborah Brautigam’s new book The Dragon’s Gift: The Real Story of China in Africa.
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Background Note - OECD Development Centre-UNESCO 12th March 2010 event
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Agenda for the joint UNESCO-OECD Development Centre event on 12th March 2010
Joint UNESCO-OECD Development Centre International Workshop on "Gender Equality and Progress in Societies"
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AfDB / DevCom Round-Table Conference on “Multilateral Aid & the Broad Public: Improving Results Communication”
DevCom Seminar on "Aid Effectiveness & Regional Economic Integration"
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GDP per capita in Latin America has been falling behind high-income countries and other benchmarks for decades. in this paper, we explore some of the potential roots of this poor performance by using development accounting techniques.