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The BRICS initiatives towards a new financial architecture: an assessment with some proposals
S. Sen / Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2016
It is heartening, the author of this paper argues, to observe that developing countries, led by China and other BRICS members have been successful to organise alternative sources of credit flows . aiming for financial stability, growt...
The New Development Bank: towards greater efficiency
C. Prinsloo / Global Economic Governance Africa 2016
Multilateral development banks (MDBs) increasingly struggle to respond effectively to the needs of middle-income countries (MICs). This has influenced not only their potential development impact but also their own financial stability....
After Paris: fiscal, macroeconomic, and financial implications of climate change
International Monetary Fund 2016
The December 2015 Paris Agreement lays the foundation for meaningful progress on addressing climate changeâ??now the focus must turn to the practical policy implementation issues. Against this background, this paper takes stock ...
Tracking climate co-finance: approach proposed by MDBs
European Investment Bank 2015
A consortium of Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) has jointly reported their investments in climate change adaptation and mitigation projects (??climate finance??) on an annual basis since 2011, with the latest report published on...
Trade for all: towards a more responsible trade and investment policy
European Commission 2015
The European Commission is proposing a new trade and investment strategy for the European Union: "Trade for All". A new strategy that will make trade agreements more effective and that will create more opportunities means supporting j...
The New Development Bank: Moving the BRICS from an acronym to an institution
South African Institute of International Affairs 2016
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is set to issue its first loans in the second quarter of 2016. The bank, the latest addition to the global development finance landscape, was initiated due to a number of factors in emerging econom...
2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Spotlight on publications: participation in development projects funded by International Financial Institutions
Evidence and Lessons from Latin America 2012
In Latin America and other regions, many large-scale development projects, such as infrastructure or extractive industries initiatives, are financed by international financial institutions (IFIs) and have the potential for diverse soc...
Impact of foreign aid on Korea's development
Jun-Kyung Kim; K.S. Kim / Korea Development Institute 2012
This paper is an economic study of the impact of aid on  Korea, and the critical role it played in laying the foundations for sustainable development. There is little doubt that foreign assistance was invaluable in aiding Korea&r...
A cautionary note on the interpretation of unit labor costs as an indicator of competitiveness, with reference to the Philippines
Felipe J. / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
This note shows that unit labor costs, the most widely used measure of competitiveness, are equivalent to the labor share in output multiplied by a price-adjustment factor. This has three main implications. First, unit labor co...
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The BRICS initiatives towards a new financial architecture: an assessment with some proposals
S. Sen / Research and Information System for Developing Countries 2016
It is heartening, the author of this paper argues, to observe that developing countries, led by China and other BRICS members have been successful to organise alternative sources of credit flows . aiming for financial stability, growt...
The New Development Bank: towards greater efficiency
C. Prinsloo / Global Economic Governance Africa 2016
Multilateral development banks (MDBs) increasingly struggle to respond effectively to the needs of middle-income countries (MICs). This has influenced not only their potential development impact but also their own financial stability....
After Paris: fiscal, macroeconomic, and financial implications of climate change
International Monetary Fund 2016
The December 2015 Paris Agreement lays the foundation for meaningful progress on addressing climate changeâ??now the focus must turn to the practical policy implementation issues. Against this background, this paper takes stock ...
Tracking climate co-finance: approach proposed by MDBs
European Investment Bank 2015
A consortium of Multilateral Development Banks (MDBs) has jointly reported their investments in climate change adaptation and mitigation projects (??climate finance??) on an annual basis since 2011, with the latest report published on...
Trade for all: towards a more responsible trade and investment policy
European Commission 2015
The European Commission is proposing a new trade and investment strategy for the European Union: "Trade for All". A new strategy that will make trade agreements more effective and that will create more opportunities means supporting j...
The New Development Bank: Moving the BRICS from an acronym to an institution
South African Institute of International Affairs 2016
The BRICS New Development Bank (NDB) is set to issue its first loans in the second quarter of 2016. The bank, the latest addition to the global development finance landscape, was initiated due to a number of factors in emerging econom...
2016 Aid tansparency index
Publish What You Fund 2016
2015 was an important year for international development, with governments agreeing to the new Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) for the next fifteen years. It was also a critical year for aid transparency. Back in 2011, le...
Spotlight on publications: participation in development projects funded by International Financial Institutions
Evidence and Lessons from Latin America 2012
In Latin America and other regions, many large-scale development projects, such as infrastructure or extractive industries initiatives, are financed by international financial institutions (IFIs) and have the potential for diverse soc...
Impact of foreign aid on Korea's development
Jun-Kyung Kim; K.S. Kim / Korea Development Institute 2012
This paper is an economic study of the impact of aid on  Korea, and the critical role it played in laying the foundations for sustainable development. There is little doubt that foreign assistance was invaluable in aiding Korea&r...
A cautionary note on the interpretation of unit labor costs as an indicator of competitiveness, with reference to the Philippines
Felipe J. / Philippine Institute for Development Studies 2010
This note shows that unit labor costs, the most widely used measure of competitiveness, are equivalent to the labor share in output multiplied by a price-adjustment factor. This has three main implications. First, unit labor co...
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BBVA Research (BBVA)
Research wing of Banco Bilbao Vizcaya Argentaria, a multinational banking and financial services organisation. Originally Spanish, it has a major presence in Latin America. Research outputs cover:  Macroeconomic Analysis Sectorial Analysis Global Trends Pensions
Asian Development Bank Learning Curves
Sharing findings and recommendations improves developmental practice and the organisational performance associated with it. It can also build meaning and understanding, develop support, and generate learning opportunities. The purpose of Learning Curves is to bring findings and recommendations of operations evaluation at ADB to the attention of a broader range of readers. The format of the outreac...
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