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Assessing the impact of financial sector reform on Pakistan's economy
SR Khan; S Aftab / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1993
As in many other less developed countries, policy makers in Pakistan have accepted a series of neoliberal reforms. Included among these are financial sector reforms such as interest rate liberalisation. This paper demonstrates that th...
Structural adjustment, labour and the poor in Pakistan
SR Khan; S Aftab / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1995
In his much cited article, Huntington stated "Through the International Monetary Fund and other international economic institutions, the West promotes its economic interests and imposes on other nations, the economic policies it think...
Features of South-South cooperation and global dynamics
Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The sharp economic growth across Southern economies and subsequent deepening in their cooperation has evoked a growing interest in understanding the nature of South-South cooperation (SSC). The idea of SSC is not itself new but has co...
Post-2015 development agenda: an Indian perspective
Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The global debate around the finalisation of the Post-2015 development agenda aims to consider how societies could work towards attaining sustainable development in the coming years. This policy brief from the Forum for Indian Develop...
Agricultural Impact Evaluation is Failing to Measure Up
M. Loevinsohn / Institute of Development Studies UK, 2014
New technology that enables sustainable and profitable production of food is critical for both food and nutrition security and economic development. Yet, recent research suggests assessments of the productivity gains farmers realise f...
Structural adjustment and social development: an agenda for the poor
J Bennett / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1998
Structural Adjustment Programs (SAPs) are not simple instruments for rectifying macroeconomic imbalances through the imposition of policies like currency devaluation, privatisation, trade liberalisation and cuts in government spending...
Appraising and testing World Bank maintained hypotheses on basic education in a comparative institutional context
SR Khan / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2000
Given how influential the World Bank is in the development field and given the structural changes it can bring about in most borrowing countries in most sectors, it is important to examine its policies carefully. Since the Bank is suc...
The Millennium Development Goals Report 2014
UN, 2014
Fourteen years ago, the Millennium Declaration articulated a bold vision and established concrete targets for improving the existence of many and for saving the lives of those threatened by disease and hunger. There has been important...
Poverty and social impact analysis of stipend program for secondary school girls of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2012
This study was initiated to carry out poverty and social impact analysis of the project titled: Stipend Program for Secondary School Girls of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The study mainly has the following key objectives to deal with: ...
Debt, inflation and growth: robust estimation of long-run effects in dynamic panel data models
Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2014
This paper investigates the long-run effects of public debt and inflation on economic growth. The authors' contribution is both theoretical and empirical. On the theoretical side, they develop a cross-sectionally augmented distributed...
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Assessing the impact of financial sector reform on Pakistan's economy
SR Khan; S Aftab / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1993
As in many other less developed countries, policy makers in Pakistan have accepted a series of neoliberal reforms. Included among these are financial sector reforms such as interest rate liberalisation. This paper demonstrates that th...
Structural adjustment, labour and the poor in Pakistan
SR Khan; S Aftab / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1995
In his much cited article, Huntington stated "Through the International Monetary Fund and other international economic institutions, the West promotes its economic interests and imposes on other nations, the economic policies it think...
Features of South-South cooperation and global dynamics
Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The sharp economic growth across Southern economies and subsequent deepening in their cooperation has evoked a growing interest in understanding the nature of South-South cooperation (SSC). The idea of SSC is not itself new but has co...
Post-2015 development agenda: an Indian perspective
Research and Information System for Developing Countries, 2014
The global debate around the finalisation of the Post-2015 development agenda aims to consider how societies could work towards attaining sustainable development in the coming years. This policy brief from the Forum for Indian Develop...
Agricultural Impact Evaluation is Failing to Measure Up
M. Loevinsohn / Institute of Development Studies UK, 2014
New technology that enables sustainable and profitable production of food is critical for both food and nutrition security and economic development. Yet, recent research suggests assessments of the productivity gains farmers realise f...
Structural adjustment and social development: an agenda for the poor
J Bennett / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 1998
Structural Adjustment Programs (SAPs) are not simple instruments for rectifying macroeconomic imbalances through the imposition of policies like currency devaluation, privatisation, trade liberalisation and cuts in government spending...
Appraising and testing World Bank maintained hypotheses on basic education in a comparative institutional context
SR Khan / Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2000
Given how influential the World Bank is in the development field and given the structural changes it can bring about in most borrowing countries in most sectors, it is important to examine its policies carefully. Since the Bank is suc...
The Millennium Development Goals Report 2014
UN, 2014
Fourteen years ago, the Millennium Declaration articulated a bold vision and established concrete targets for improving the existence of many and for saving the lives of those threatened by disease and hunger. There has been important...
Poverty and social impact analysis of stipend program for secondary school girls of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa
Sustainable Development Policy Institute, Pakistan, 2012
This study was initiated to carry out poverty and social impact analysis of the project titled: Stipend Program for Secondary School Girls of Khyber Pakhtunkhwa. The study mainly has the following key objectives to deal with: ...
Debt, inflation and growth: robust estimation of long-run effects in dynamic panel data models
Economic Research Forum, Egypt, 2014
This paper investigates the long-run effects of public debt and inflation on economic growth. The authors' contribution is both theoretical and empirical. On the theoretical side, they develop a cross-sectionally augmented distributed...
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Australian Council for International Development (ACFID)
The Australian Council for International Development (ACFID) unites Australia’s non-government aid and international development organisations to strengthen their collective impact against poverty.
Development Ideas
Development Ideas is a space for thinkers and practitioners to learn, share and debate about international development—its origins, how it has changed and spread over time, and how it may evolve. The group have published an essential reference book for scholars, graduate students, practitioners and policy-makers: International Development: Ideas, Experience and Prospects  in...
Sustainable Development 2015 (SD2015)
The Sustainable Development 2015 website provides the latest news, information and expert analysis around the global decision-making process to define a new set of global goals to eradicate poverty through sustainable development, known as the post-2015 development agenda. The website forms part of a wider multi-stakeholder engagement programme run by Stakeholder Forum and CIVICUS, in c...
Indian Council of World Affairs (ICWA)
Think Tank aiming to promote India's relations with other countries through study, research, discussions, lectures, exchange of ideas and information with other organisations within and outside India engaged in similar activities.
International Development Policy
International Development Policy is a peer-reviewed e-journal that promotes cutting-edge research and policy debates on global development. It publishes original contributions by researchers and reflective practitioners from developing, emerging and advanced economies. PolDev engages scholars and policymakers to analyze and debate development policies at the strategic, institutional and discursive...
Development bank of Latin America
Jubilee South Asia Pacific Movement on Debt and Development (JSAPMDD)
Jubilee South Asia Pacific Movement on Debt and Development (JSAPMDD) is a regional alliance of peoples’ movements, community organisations, coalitions, NGOs and networks.
United Nations High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP)
On 9 August 2010, the Secretary-General launched the High-level Panel on Global Sustainability (GSP) that brings together renowned world figures to formulate a new blueprint for a sustainable future on a planet under increasing stress resulting from human activities. Recognizing that climate change, water scarcity, loss of biodiversity, the destruction of ecosystems and shifting demogra...
Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN)
The Asia-Pacific Network for Global Change Research (APN) is a network of 22 member country governments that promotes global change research in the region, increases developing country involvement in that research, and strengthens interactions between the science community and policy-makers.
Belize Red Cross Society
In the Caribbean, the national Red Cross societies are assisted by the International Federation Secretariat, with regional offices based in the Republic of Trinidad and Tobago and the Dominican Republic, with support from the Americas Zone Office based in Panama. The IFRC secretariat provides services that include international coordination of disaster relief, capacity-building of National Societi...
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