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Recent publications
Supporting Education in Africa: Challenges and Opportunities for the Impact lnvestor – Executive summary Tom DILLY, Francesca MARCHETTA

Investisseurs & Partenaires (I&P), an impact investment group dedicated to African Small and Medium Sized Businesses, is planning to launch an impact fund dedicated to the education and training sector on the African continent. The government of Monaco has decided to fund the launch phase of this new fund, including the present feasibility study. The […]

Tax Expenditure Assessment: From Principles to Practice Methodological guide Anne-Marie GEOURJON, Yannick BOUTERIGE, Emilie CALDEIRA, Bertrand LAPORTE, Céline DE QUATREBARBES

This guide details the methodology for the evaluation of tax expenditure in terms of personal income tax, capital gains tax and withholding tax, corporate income tax and minimum tax, custums duties, excise duties, value-added tax and registration duties. This method is based on the use of available tax data in the two administrations concerned by […]

Improving the measurement of export instability in the Economic Vulnerability Index: A simple proposal Sosso FEINDOUNO

Alongside GNI per capita and the Human Assets Index (HAI), the Economic Vulnerability Index (EVI) is one of the three criteria used for the identification of the Least Developed Countries (LDCs), as used by the UN-CDP (Committee for Development Policy) at each triennial review of the list of LDCs (see LDC Handbook, United Nations, 2015). […]

Remittances and credit in developed and developing countries: A dynamic panel analysis Florian LÉON, Vincent FROMENTIN

This article investigates the impact of remittances on credit in 30 developing (low and middle income) countries and 27 developed (high-income) countries during the period of 2000-2014. This paper differs from existing literature in two ways. First, we distinguish the impact of remittances on credit in both the short run and the long run. Second, […]

La technologie blockchain, alliée de la coopération au développement ? Matthieu BOUSSICHAS, Vincent NOSSEK

L’évolution erratique de la monnaie Bitcoin a récemment jeté un coup de projecteur sur la technologie blockchain dont la célèbre cryptomonnaie est l’application la plus connue. Présentée comme une révolution disruptive par ses promoteurs, cette technologie permet la création de registres numériques infalsifiables, immuables et historicisés, et promets de pallier le déficit de confiance qui […]

Partage de la rente et progressivité des régimes fiscaux dans le secteur minier : une analyse sur 21 pays africains producteurs d’or Bertrand LAPORTE, Céline DE QUATREBARBES, Yannick BOUTERIGE

Dans le secteur minier, les Etats doivent être en mesure de concilier deux objectifs : attirer les investissements directs étrangers pour exploiter la ressource et capter une part suffisante de la rente minière pour financer le développement. Cette problématique est connue depuis longtemps et pose certes la question de la répartition de la rente minière entre […]

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Recent events
July 2, 2019 - Biarritz G7 Citizens’ Dialogue

IDDRI and FERDI, gathered in the Initiative for Development and Global Governance (IDGM), are joining forces to influence the G7 on reducing global inequality.

June 27, 2019 - Paris OECD DevTalks on “Rethinking international co-operation: Putting vulnerability measures at the heart of sustainable development”

Patrick Guillaumont and Laurent Wagner (FERDI) were invited to discuss the need to mesure and to take into account vulnerabilities in allocation formulas for sustainable development.

June 20, 2019 - Brussels Presentation of the study on innovative development financing mechanisms

A presentation by Axel Gastambide and Matthieu Boussichas (FERDI).

June 13, 2019 - Paris Conference in Honor of Prof. Jean-Claude Berthélemy

Many researchers participated in this day dedicated to international development.

June 12, 2019 - Paris Séminaire Banque de France – Ferdi 2019

Laurent Wagner (FERDI) presented the paper “Import Uncertainty and Export Dynamics” co-written with Mariana Vijil (World Bank), and Martha Tesfaye Woldemichael (IMF).

June 10, 2019 - Level 2 training on general equilibrium modelling

Training organized by FERDI (IHEDD) as part of the European Union’s technical support for mastering the Malian Economic Simulation Model

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