Natural Capital Accounting in Madagascar

Natural Capital Accounting in Madagascar

This paper (written jointly with Pierre Bertrand, Edmond Roger and Solofo Rakotondraompiana), “La comptabilité du capital naturel, un outil au service des ODD. Organiser localement le lien entre recherche et action”, was published in October 2017 in...
Policy Responses to Terms of Trade Shocks

Policy Responses to Terms of Trade Shocks

This article was written with Alexis Atlani and Marwan Lisser for a joint Conference of FERDI and Banque de France in Paris on January 24, 2017, on the theme of “What responses to terms of trade shocks in poor and vulnerable countries?”. Terms-of-trade...
The Governance of Public Service Delivery

The Governance of Public Service Delivery

This post was initially prepared as a preface for the book co-edited by Guillermo Perry and Ramona Angelescu Naqvi (2017), Improving Access and Quality of Public Services in Latin America. To Govern and to Serve (Palgrave MacMillan). To a casual observer of...
How to finance climate?

How to finance climate?

This paper was written with Anton Brender as a chapter for the book edited by Jacques Mistral (2015), Le climat va-t-il changer le capitalisme. La grande mutation du XXIème siècle, Eyrolles, pp. 119-132 (“Will climate change capitalism? The great mutation of the...
Financial Innovation for Global Solidarity

Financial Innovation for Global Solidarity

Chapter written with Varad Pande for the collective book edited by Mathieu Boussichas et Patrick Guillaumont (2015), Financing Sustainable Development: Addressing Vulnerabilities” (Paris, Economica, chapitre 26). This chapter develops three main idea. First, we...
Economics, Science and Development

Economics, Science and Development

Paper written as a preface for Marc Raffinot’s (2015) textbook, Economie du Développement, Paris: Dunod   Souvent, les manuels d’économie – y compris celle dite « du développement » – font la part belle aux contenus techniques, à la présentation et à...