Archive for January 9th, 2012

How to ensure Demographic Dividend does not become a Demographic Bomb?

January 9, 2012

WB’s chief economist Justin Lin writes a post on the topic.

He says the population bomb is ticking in some countries esp Africa. It is upto them what they want to do with it. Do they want to cash on the dividend or let it become a bomb?

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Interview of Esther Duflo

January 9, 2012

Superb interview of one of the most happening development eco professor – Esther Duflo.

She defends experimental economics/random evaluations aggressively:

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