NEWS AND IDEAS
Thursday, Mar 22, 2018
Globalization has fueled greater global economic growth but has also been a highly disruptive force that has fed the rise of populism, the deepening of income inequality, the rise of anti-immigrant sentiment and the increase in financial systemic risk. What is the future of globalization and what policies can meet its challenges?
Monday, Mar 5, 2018
The Julis-Rabinowitz Center for Public Policy & Finance (JRCPPF) was well represented at the American Economic Association’s 2018 annual meeting.
Friday, Mar 2, 2018
Developing economies need to push ahead with sweeping reforms to build new infrastructure, educate its labor force and improve business environment to catch a new wave of industrial changes, the executive director of the World Bank’s board, Otaviano Canuto, told Princeton University students on Thursday (Feb 15).
Tuesday, Jan 23, 2018
A recent study conducted in India, reveals that a flexible repayment option improves borrowers’ business outcomes without undermining repayment rates. Lenders in developing countries need to adopt a more customized approach towards borrowers.