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  • A Fresh Approach to Global Poverty?

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    19 November 2014

    New policy brief from the Poverty Reduction and Regional Integration (PRARI) project discusses the potential of regional organisations to mitigate poverty.

  • English Lessons Alone Won't Boost Employment

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    6 November 2014

    Elizabeth Erling argues that English language skills on their own are not a clear-cut route to better job prospects in South Asia.

  • ESRC Praises 'Exceptional' OU Research

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    30 October 2014

    GenIX project, which looks at links between the unequal distribution of power within households and social inequalities such as gender, graded as outstanding.

  • Ebola Regional Fund Shows Growing Solidarity in West Africa

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    24 October 2014

    Nicola Yeates argues it's time international organisations woke up to the role that regional groups could play in supporting health systems.

  • New Research Group Launched

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    15 October 2014

    Group will bring together academics working on projects which contribute to promoting and improving education across the world.

  • Teddy Bears and Tigers

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    5 October 2014

    New paper looks at how renewable energy can revitalise both the social and economic side of local communities.

  • Leading Technology & Development Expert Joins OU

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    15 September 2014

    Professor Smita Srinivas, Director of the Technological Change Laboratory at Columbia University, appointed Visiting Professor in Economics and IKD.

  • International Scholarship Fund Launched

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    9 September 2014

    New scholarships will support students from developing world to study for a PhD in Development Policy & Practice.

  • Internationally Renowned Economist Joins OU

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    27 August 2014

    Professor Sudip Chaudhuri, Professor of Economics at the Indian Institute of Management Calcutta, in Kolkata, appointed Visiting Professor.

  • IKD-Funded Research Features on BBC

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    13 August 2014

    Dr Rajiv Prabhakar interviewed about his research on personal finance by BBC Radio 4's Analysis, following earlier appearance on Money Matters.