Monthly Archives: April 2013

Interesting articles I came across this week

1. Why Africa needs it’s own Ivy League institution from Think Africa Press twitter feed 2.  “Letter to a young social entrepreneur: the poor are not the raw material for your salvation” from the Pioneer Post via AidWatch twitter feed … Continue reading

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Who is developing who really?

Simply mindblowing…

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Comment on African Economists vs. Western Economists

Justin Sandefur over at the Center or Global Development shed light on what seems to be  a very interesting pattern in development economics/African development. He looked at the papers from the recent Center for Study of African Economies conference (presentations … Continue reading

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African Economists vs. Western Economists part 2

Graph from Justin Sandefur @ the Center for Global Development; includes all papers submitted

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African Economists vs. Western Economists part 1

Graph from Justin Sandefur @ Center for Global Development based on 264 papers presented at a conference on African development at Oxford

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