Last updated: April 1, 2013
2013 paper in the World Bank Research Observer that estimates, under an optimistic scenario, a billion people could be lifted out of extreme poverty by 2027.
Last updated: March 11, 2013
2013 study in The World Bank Economic Review on key lessons learned from the 2008 food crisis and the widely divergent regional outcomes and effects.
Last updated: December 5, 2012
2010 policy paper in Science exploring the consequences of policies relating to the export of ivory from African countries.
Last updated: November 29, 2012
2012 study in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences on declining life satisfaction and discontent over time in China.
Last updated: November 8, 2012
2012 study from the London School of Economics on differences between China and India in terms of business innovation.
Last updated: April 30, 2012
2011 report by the Congressional-Executive Commission on China on human rights abuses and commercial and trade issues in China.
Last updated: April 3, 2012
2011 paper from MIT, the UC San Diego and Spain’s Center for Monetary and Financial Studies on the effects of Chinese imports on American workers.
Last updated: March 19, 2012
2012 report based on 850 surveys from 130 countries, covering 1.23 million households and providing a statistical snapshot of some 90% of the population of the developing world.