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.
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Article by Javier Santiso in Spanish newspaper El Mundo
Extracting more from EITI - Latin America may emerge stronger from crisis - Development aid and portfolio funds
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One of the main difficulties for most of the traditional early warning models is that they themselves are endogenous to crises and thus useful only once the crisis has begun.
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Improving regional risk management frameworks is vital to implement the ASEAN Economic Community according to its schedule.More timely and effective sharing of economic information among Southeast Asian countries is essential to well manage the de jure integration process in the region.
Indonesia has become the 34th member of the OECD’s Development Centre.
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Se acabó la fiesta en Latinoamérica, article by Javier Santiso
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América latina em Davos 2009, Article by Javier Santiso
Régis Avanthay, Senior Economist & Coordinator, heads the Partnerships Unit, the principal activity of which is to ensure networks engage OECD partners on priority issues of mutual interest, influence policy thinking, inform the public on development issues and reach out to policy communitie