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Could New App Help Solve Pension Shortfall?

15 August 2016
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Rajiv Prabhakar's work with the National Employment Savings Trust sets out to tackle the increasing gap between pension 'haves' and 'have-nots'.

How Bank of England Rate Cut Will Hit Personal Finances

25 August 2016
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As the Bank of England cuts interest rates to a historic low of 0.25% and injects further quantitative easing, Jonquil Lowe explores the potential effects.

Digital Innovation as a Driver of Financial Inclusion and Exclusion

21 September 2016

International Development seminar presented by Jonquil Lowe (Economics, OU)

Making Medicines in Africa

9 August 2016
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Maureen Mackintosh and Julius Mugwagwa explore some of the interconnections between industrial development and health.

Development Engineering meets Development Studies

4 August 2016

New working paper explores the nature of engineering in development and highlights efforts to headline its role.

July ID@OU Newsletter

7 July 2016
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In July's issue: non-state security in Tanzania & the dangers of romanticising 'traditional' security, plus how free OU resources are helping to support water projects in Ethiopia.