April 29, 2015
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The Navarra Center for International Development will host the 4th annual Development Week at IESE Business School in Madrid the 1st and the 2nd of June, 2015.

Monday 1/6 will be devoted to a academic workshop on “Human Capital and Development” and Tuesday 2/6 will be center on an a...

April 28, 2015
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NCID recently had the honor of hosting Professor Kaivan Munshi of University of Cambridge's Economics Faculty in Pamplona. Professor Munshi presented his recent work on the role of the caste system in India in defining economic and social trends. In the paper, he examines intra-cast support networks, or insurance, as they affect the likeliness of someone to migrate to the urban labor market.

Munshi summarized the context of the paper as the following. "The rural urban wage gap has exceed 25% for decades in India and at the same...

April 23, 2015
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Luis Ravina, director del Navarra Center for International Development (NCID) del Instituto Cultura y Sociedad, y Luis A. Gil-Alaña, investigador del NCID y profesor de la Facultad de Económicas, han sido nombrados miembros de los consejos editoriales de dos publicaciones sobre sociología, desarrollo y economía.

Luis Ravina, catedrático de Economía Internacional,  es el miembro rep...