Three research assistants of the Navarra Center for International Development were recently invited to participate in the United Nations Model of the Universidad de Navarra as experts on several topics discussed in the event.
The United Nations Model Universidad de Navarra is an event hosted by the Universidad de Navarra that prepares Spanish students for the world recognized WorldMUN, organized by Harvard. The Model intends to simulate the United Nations debate across its bodies to debate the current world issues. It will be held in Seoul on March 15th of 2015.
The Navarra Center for International Development has been selected to develop two impact evaluation proposals under the Transparency and Accountability Initiative of the International Initiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie).
Alex Armand, resident researcher of the NCID, will lead the project, which aims to designing two experiments in Kenya and Mozambique. The Center has already a strong network with policymakers and researchers in these two countries and seeks to enrich this relationship with this project.
â€œThrough applied research, we intend to generate ideas to solve...
NCID Non-Resident Fellow, Rabah Arezki, has published his research on recent oil price depression on the International Monetary Fundâ€™s iMFdirect blog. The article, co-written with Olivier Blanchard (Director of the IMF Research Group), explores the causes, diverse nature, and primary causes of the international slump in oil prices since June 2014. Titled