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Investigating Intersections: Spatial-Inequality, Incentives, and Informality

08.27.2020
Informality poses unique challenges to democracy and development practitioners. The informal sector, those working and living outside of the legally regulated, licensed, and incorporated private sector, can be inefficient, less productive, and ungovernable. Practitioners must pay attention to these ...

The Private Sector: A Key Development Partner in the Sahel

08.25.2020
The Sahel region in Africa is a study in contrasts. On one hand, it has among the world’s youngest population and largest reserves of natural resources, including oil, natural gas, gold, and other precious stones, woods, and metals. On the other hand, the region is home to some of the ...

A Cashless Economy Could Boost the MENA Region

08.10.2020
Technology and the emergence of complex capital markets are creating opportunities to expand the labor market in developing countries. This is especially the case throughout the Middle East and North Africa region, where many countries have larger than average informal economies. The informal sector...

Democracy That Delivers #217: Alternative Investments and Volatile Markets

08.04.2020 |
David Larsen is a managing director in the Alternative Asset Advisory practice, based in Seattle, Washington and a Duff & Phelps Institute Fellow. He has more than 35 years of transaction and accounting experience. He specializes in fair value accounting, specifically for valuation, acco...

The Rise of Digital Economy: Silver Lining Amid COVID-19

05.05.2020
Just as quickly as government-issued stay-at-home orders swept across the globe, citizens realized the vital role that internet access and the digital economy play in the time of crisis. The pandemic lends itself as a wake-up call on the importance of cultivating an inclusive digital space. E-c...

Democracy That Delivers #200: The LIFE Project Cookbook

05.04.2020 |
We celebrate Democracy That Deliver’s 200th podcast with a special episode just in time for Giving Tuesday 2020. We are joined by CIPE’s Marie Principe and the Stimson Center’s Johanna Mendelson-Forman for a behind the scenes look at CIPE’s very first cookbook “The Cui...
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