12 December 2016

Growth requires a shift of resources from low-productivity to high-productivity sectors. In this video, Carol Newman discusses the key constraints on the development of the manufacturing sector in Africa. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

09 December 2016

Economic shocks can turn into crises if they are of large magnitudes and long-lasting. In this video, Andrés Solimano discusses the case of Chile, in order to identify the mechanisms needed to avoid shocks turning into crises. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

07 December 2016

Why aren't individuals moving from low-productivity to high-productivity jobs? In this video, Sam Jones discusses the challenges of the labour market in Mozambique. This video was recorded at the UNU-WIDER Development Conference in September 2016.

Claire Célérier 05 December 2016

What are the drivers of complexity? In this video Claire Célérier explains the implications of complexity for investors. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

Christopher Woodruff 30 November 2016

Sustained growth and development involves a robust private sector. In this video Christopher Woodruff discusses options to improve the quality of management in firms. This video was recorded at the International Growth Centre.

Christopher Woolard 28 November 2016

Can consumers make effective choices in the mortgage market? In this video, Christopher Woolard discusses key issues for regulators. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

25 November 2016

Who would benefit from interventions in the mortgage market? In this video, Steffen Andersen highlights the differences between the UK and Danish markets. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

David Miles 21 November 2016

WIll average house prices rise further relative to average income? In this video, David Miles argues it could be sustainable under plausible economic conditions. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

Tarun Ramadorai 18 November 2016

Consumers are at the heart of the mortgage market. In this video, Tarun Ramadorai discusses the constraints household might face when taking mortgages. This video was recorded at the Brevan Howard Centre for Financial Analysis in October 2016.

16 November 2016

The efficient use of inputs is essential to growth. Chang-Tai Hsieh explains why firms are more productive than others by comparing labour laws in India and the US. This video was recorded at the International Growth Centre.

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