Unlike other countries, South Africa’s informal sector provides no cushion to workers in time of crisis.
It will take a long time for the full economic impact of COVID-19 to be known, but a careful scrutiny of labour market outcomes over the next couple of months will shed some light.
Nobel Prize Laureates in Economic Sciences Michael Kremer, Esther Duflo and Abhijit Banerjee.
Randomised trials in development have attracted criticiism over ethical issues and questions about being effective for policy.
As a hugely diverse continent, one thing has united Asia in the last 50 years: economic development.
Part five of India Tomorrow takes a look at India’s economy.
Students turn out for the ‘One Billion Rising’ movement, to end violence against women worldwide.
India's economy keeps growing, but women's rights are going backwards: why?
Jeffrey Sachs: ‘we need to press governments to follow through on what they’ve promised’.
Jeffrey Sachs wants to press governments to follow through on their promises.