Margaret Docking on Family Planning in Uganda and…

[mp3]http://www.econnow.com/wp/wp-content/mp3/DockingOnFamilyPlanningUganda.mp3[/mp3] The United Nations' Millenium Development Goals (MDGs) put much emphasis on health, and infant and maternal health at that. Unfortunately, however, it is the maternal health goal -- goal 5 (Improve Maternal health) --…

Putting the BOOM back into Economics

OK, I know, at times Economics and Economists get some bad press about their image, their character, their long explanations, their poor predictions .. their long sentences ... ahem... But one thing that is not…

Reporting on Closing the Gap – Should we…

For those Australians who think that Development issues are something to do with Sub-Suharan Africa, think again. There is all the terrible and tragic action happening right on our doorstep. The recent first report card…