Inclusive economic growth creates opportunities for all people to engage through their labor and assets to meet market demand.
Mar 20, 2018
Access to good quality and affordable childcare is a win-win-win for all: parents and their children, employers, and economies. Join the SEEP Network for its next webinar on why childcare matters and what can be done about it to promote women's economic empowerment.
Mar 13, 2018
Feed the Future Partnering for Innovation is now accepting applications for the Accelerating Women Entrepreneurs prize, which aims to identify and support women-led agricultural businesses operating in smallholder farmer markets in sub-Saharan Africa!
Mar 06, 2018
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The global value chains (GVCs), which encompass all activities involved in the production of goods and services on a global scale, have a complex role in trade, productivity, and economic growth. As described in the Global Value Chain Development Report 2017, “today companies source parts,...
Anastasia de Santos
Jan 08, 2018
This post is the latest installment in the Show Me the Data blog series. See a former post here . Private sector firms are the engine of economic growth in most countries and an important driver of labor demand. This is especially true in developing countries. The problem facing donor agencies,...
Dec 21, 2017
This post was originally published on J-PAL's blog and features research by Lisa Cameron , Robert Jensen , and Simone Schaner . Women continue to participate in the labor market — or as non-economists would put it, “work” — at different rates than men. According to International Labor Organization...