Richmond Atta-Ankomah argues that the informal sector is inherently heterogeneous, and informality is best described as a continuum.
Using evidence from South Africa, the UK and Zimbabwe, Julius Mugwagwa discusses the impact of innovative spending on inclusive and sustainable health.
Valerie Amato highlights emerging models of multi-stakeholder collaboration and the relevance of systems thinking and complexity science.
Medical devices donated to developing countries are often of the wrong type or broken. Could new research resolve this and improve healthcare?
A celebration of the 40+ years Professor Raphie Kaplinsky has been researching the economics of innovation, globalisation and development.
Fenella Porter uses a Freirean approach to argue that many trade unions need to reform their relationship with workers and the new landscape of work.
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