STRUCTURAL TRANSFORMATION AND ECONOMIC GROWTH
CEPR launches a new research programme called STEG - Structural Transformation and Economic Growth. Doug Gollin, the STEG Research Director, and Joe Kaboski, Head of the STEG Academic Steering Committee, tell Tim Phillips what STEG hopes to achieve, and Rachel Glennester explains why DFID is funding it.
TO EACH ACCORDING TO THEIR NEEDS
Kaushik Basu's time as World Bank chief economist inspired him to think radically about how to change the way the global economy works. He tells Tim Phillips about why public ownership and profit-sharing may be essential, and what we can still learn from Karl Marx.