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January 16, 2013

Americas
Question of the Week: Inequality

Where is global income inequality headed?   Question of the Week posts review important questions and controversies in global development by providing background information and links to a full spec…

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April 3, 2013

Americas
New From CFR: Shannon O’Neil on Mexico’s Economic Development

Recently, CFR senior fellow Shannon O’Neil was interviewed on Jim Zirin’s Digital Age about Mexico’s relationship with the United States. Topics included the country’s burgeoning middle class, reform…

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November 2, 2012

Americas
New From CFR: Shannon O’Neil and Foreign Affairs on China in the Developing World

Two recent items discuss China’s involvement in different regions of the developing world. On her blog, CFR senior fellow Shannon O’Neil evaluates Chinese trade with, investment in, and loans to Lati…

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September 25, 2012

Development
Question of the Week: The Millennium Development Goals

What impact have the Millennium Development Goals had, and what should follow them after they expire? Question of the Week posts review important questions and controversies in global development b…

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October 2, 2013

Americas
New From CFR: Shannon O’Neil on Foreign Direct Investment in Latin America

In 2012, Latin America received more foreign direct investment than ever before. In a recent blog post, Shannon O’Neil describes the implications of this investment. She explains: Foreign direct inv…

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September 30, 2013

Development
New From CFR: John Campell on “Scoring Africa”

In a recent blog post, John Campbell calls attention to a new infographic that compares African countries and serves as, “a great introductory tool to a host of African issues. It also provides a fas…

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September 18, 2013

Sub-Saharan Africa
New From CFR: John Campell on Education in South Africa

In a recent blog post, John Campbell unpacks claims that South Africa has the worst education system in Africa. He explains: The South Africa educational reality is complex. There is a high quality …

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April 18, 2013

Sub-Saharan Africa
New From CFR: Helen Clark on the 2013 Human Development Report

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EGbRgvDFtAs&feature=player_embedded In a CFR meeting this week, Helen Clark, administrator of the United Nations Development Program, discussed the newly released 2013…

September 9, 2013

Wars and Conflict
New From CFR: Petroleum to the People

In a recent Foreign Affairs article, Larry Diamond and Jack Mosbacher discuss Africa’s resource curse and development strategies that could help avoid it. The authors argue: The influx of funds from…

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