September 09, 2013
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Álvaro Morcillo, a Postdoctoral research Fellow at the Navarra Center for International Development (NCID), presented his research that looked at the relationship between crime and poverty in South Africa and how these factors are connected. “Crime drives away investment, both foreign and domestic, and consequently slows growth”, Morcillo said.

For his study, Álvaro Morcillo analysed data aggregated from the South African Social Attitudes Survey (SASAS, round 2011) and in doing so he explained that there are many indirect ways to cut down the crime rate. These included reduc...

May 22, 2013
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The Development Week is an international summer gathering between postgraduate students, academics and professionals specialized in Development. The first edition of this event was held in the University of Navarra on 2012 and since then it has gained in momentum and in international participation.

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The Navarra Center for International Development is pleased to invite you to its Second Development Week (D-Week): An international seminar that will address the current debate o...

May 20, 2013
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Laura Guibert already presented her work at the Centre for the Study of African Economies at the University of Oxford, on March 2013

Pamplona. May 20th, 2013.

By: Isabel Teixeira

Laura Guibert Lacasa, Research Assistant at the NCID, will be presenting the results of her Masters research in an Interuniversity Conference held by the OECD (Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development). This event, which is organized every two years, will be gathering in Paris many specialists in Development from all over the world. Guibert’s study seeks to measur...

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