Riccardo Puglisi 23 September 2016

Are the US media biased to the left or to the right? In this video, Riccardo Puglisi using the concept of median voter explains how the media are overall unbiased. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Fabrizio Zilibotti 21 September 2016

Can China shift to innovation-led growth after decades of investment-led growth? In this video, Fabrizio Zilibotti presents his research on what China could do and the implications for the rest of the world. This video was recorded during the European Economic Association's Congress held in Geneva at the end of August 2016. 

Louis Kasekende 19 September 2016

How to strengthen and create institutions that support development? In this video, Louis Kasekende discusses the role of formal and informal institutions in the financial sector.

The more we rely on each other the less effort we put in. In this video, Giacomo de Giorgi and Michele Pellizzari discuss the differences in groups' performances. This video was recorded at the Royal Economic Society annual conference at the University of Manchester in spring 2015. 

Eliana La Ferrara 14 September 2016

How to build functional states in difficult places? In this video, Eliana La Ferrara discusses four ways to improve state functioning in fragile environments. This video was recorded at the IGC.

07 September 2016

Does giving people a health test lead to a change in their behaviour? In this video, Zlata Tanović discusses the challenges of collecting medical data. The video was recorded during a UNU-WIDER conference on 'Human capital and growth' held in June 2016.

05 September 2016

Does the electoral process play a part in teacher hiring? In this video, Sonja Fagernäs discusses the role of elections on the reorganization of teachers. This video was recorded during a UNU-WIDER conference on “Human capital and growth” held in June 2016.

01 September 2016

Growth in half a dozen sub-Saharan countries is across all sectors of the economy. In this video, John Sutton discusses how African countries can attract FDI and how they contribute to creating jobs. This video was recorded at the International Growth Centre.

31 August 2016

How to enhance the quality of teaching in developing countries? In this video, Felipe Barrera-Osorio discusses three areas for research in education. This video was recorded during a UNU-WIDER conference on “Human capital and growth” held in June 2016.  

Relative inequality has decreased in the last deades but absolute inequality has gone up. In this video, Finn Tarp and Miguel Niño-Zarazúa discuss trends in global inequality. This video was recorded during a UNU-WIDER conference on “Human capital and growth” held in June 2016.  

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