5 Results enter search term Search Reset filter Suchfilter Content Type Publications (5) Topics Emerging Markets & Developing Countries (4) Africa (2) Foreign Direct Investments (2) Companies (1) Economic & Financial Crises (1) Europe (1) European Union & Euro (1) Globalization (1) Growth (1) Innovation (1) Natural Resources (1) Show more Publicationtype Brief (5) Policy Article (5) Units Forecasting Center (5) Poverty Reduction, Equity, and Development (5) Special Topics (5) Global Challenges for Rural Development (1) Experts Linda Kleemann (3) Rainer Thiele (2) David Benček (1) Jann Lay (1) Kerstin Humberg (1) Kerstin Nolte (1) Klaus Schrader (1) Konrad Ott (1) Lieske Voget-Kleschin (1) Manfred Wiebelt (1) Maximilian Neumann (1) Show more Date Last Month Last Year Select Period start date to end date Sort by Relevance Date Aktive Filter Units: Forecasting Center Units: Poverty Reduction, Equity, and Development Remove all filters Policy Article Africa's recent rebound: resource boom or basis for long-term investment? (in German) 01.05.2016 Kiel Policy Brief No. 99: Since the early 2000s, Africa has been one of the fastest-growing regions in the world. The Kiel Institute’s researchers Rainer Thiele and Manfred Wiebelt find evidence suggesting that Africa’s boom was not only driven by... Policy Article Italy: Debt sustainability by more growth? (in German) 05.12.2018 Kiel Policy Brief No. 120: he authors show that despite its high debt-to-GDP ratio and increasing risk premia on government bonds, Italy’s public debt remains sustainable for now. Policy Article Social Business: a New Private Sector Contribution to Development? 01.12.2014 Kiel Policy Brief No. 82: Since Nobel Peace Laureate Muhammad Yunus first began launching joint ventures with multinational corporations (MNCs) in Bangladesh, his social business concept has received international attention. Policy Article Economic and Ethical Challenges of “Land Grabs” in Sub-Saharan Africa 01.11.2013 Kiel Policy Brief No. 67: Extensive land acquisitions in Sub-Saharan Africa by international investors constitute one of today’s most hotly debated development issues. Policy Article Unhappily non-cooperative – Do development research and practice ignore each other? 01.04.2014 Kiel Policy Brief No. 74: According to the authors, successful cooperation between development researchers and development practitioners translates into better development policies, projects and programmes.