2011 study by the World Bank Economic Review on the contribution of inequality of opportunity to earnings inequality over time.
2011 study from the University of Melbourne in the Journal of African Economies on the conditions that affect the efficacy of foreign aid.
2011 study published in PLoS One on the relationship between global warming, coffee production and the proliferation of invasive species in East Africa.
2011 World Bank paper on a new theory of economic development emphasizing both industrial improvements and country-specific flexibility.
2011 paper correlates incidences of social unrest (as identified by news reports) with the U.N.’s Food and Agriculture Organization global food price index.
2009 study from the London School of Economics on the link between mortality rates during times of famine with political motivations.
2011 report by the U.S. Congressional Research Service on outstanding issues for the newly independent African nation.
2007 study by the Dubai School of Government’s Wolfensohn Center for Development on deep jobless problems among young adults in Syria.
2010 paper by the Berkman Center at Harvard University on frameworks for evaluating activism in the Internet age, particularly in repressive environments.
2011 study in the American Political Science Review on how cycles of bribery can trap developing countries in corruption.