Innovation Indicators for Latin America Workshop
New OECD index tracks causes of gender discrimination
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El Economista - Impuestos y Gastos en América Latina, Jeff Dayton-Johnson 11March09
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For many countries rich in oil, gas and minerals, development remains an elusive goal. The rich get richer, the poor stay poor, inequality rises, economies stagnate, corruption flourishes and conflict deepens.
Link to the International Forum on Africa 2009 web
The economic crisis has hit the entire world economy, with governments steppi
Colombian Foreign Minister praises Development Centre's Latin American work at the presentation in Bogota of the OECD Latin American Economic Outlook 2009
The Social Institutions and Gender Index (SIGI) is a new composite measure of gender equality. By focusing on the root casus behind gender inequalities, it complements and improves existing measures in several ways.
In many countries, tradition and culture pose obstacles to women’s economic development, so understanding their impact is a key to effective development policies.