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How Digital Technology Can Serve a More Humane Justice

Historical, political, economic, social, and technological changes are constantly transforming professions. As some die out, new ones emerge. For example, when the steam engine was created and railroads began to spread, coachmen were no longer needed, yet engine drivers made their appearance. Lawyer...

Advancing Consumer Protection across Africa in the Digital Age

Consumer protection serves as an avenue for promoting transparency, accountability, and trust in the digital age, helping shield both consumers and small businesses from unfair practices online. According to a report by the International Finance Corporation and Google, “Africa’s internet economy...

Artificial intelligence, economic growth, and the future of work in Argentina

We are on the verge of a new industrial revolution, where artificial intelligence (AI) has the potential to change everything: the way we produce, consume, trade, and work. The experience of the previous industrial revolutions—the steam engine at the end of the eighteenth century, electricity in t...

Ethiopia’s Young Entrepreneurs Forum Readies for Tech-Focused Future

Ethiopia’s digital economy is still in the early stages of development compared to nearby Nairobi’s Silicon Savanah. However, the budding startup ecosystem is already punching above its weight. In the past several years, incubators, AI research companies, and investors have helped to nurture a n...

Pricing Risk for Opportunistic Investment in Emerging Markets

Opportunistic investors are willing to accept more risk in the anticipation of a higher return. Traditional institutional investors want secure properties with transparent data on occupancy rates, cash flows and operating costs. A typical pension fund manager looks for stable properties, invests for...

CIPE Launches Civic Engagement Hub Website in Ethiopia

The Center for International Private Enterprise is proud to unveil the CIPE Civic Engagement Hub website. The site complements the CIPE Civic Engagement Hub’s physical space in Addis Ababa and will provide regular updates on events, training opportunities, and digital resources to support the grow...

Making a Difference in Yemen

Security, stability, and economic growth were the top priorities in a series of discussions that took place recently in Yemen, hosted by CIPE partners the Studies and Economic Media Center (SEMC) and the Economic Reform Team (ERT). Made up of Yemeni business leaders from various industries, the ERT ...
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