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How to build mechanisms for financial inclusion in Israel, focusing on the needs of the country's poorest and most vulnerable people.
A guide for state officials to develop an open-data policy that will enhance access to information for businesses and improve the lives of all Californians.
California boasts one the biggest economies in the world, yet is considered challenging for doing business. But strategically-located Kern County has proven an exception.
Improved financial mechanisms that share risks between medical R&D investors and outside capital markets could spur medical innovation.
John Hope Bryant, founder of Operation HOPE, presented a strategy for restoring the American middle class by teaching financial literacy and removing barriers to credit and small-business creation. Video
Barry Eichengreen of UC-Berkeley spoke with Michael Hiltzik of the LA Times about why policymakers in the U.S. and Europe didn’t do better in 2008, given that the lessons of the crash of 1929 were so well known.
This briefing focused on how the legislative and regulatory process can enhance the ability of capital markets to replace taxpayers as the primary source of risk capital and ensure a robust, stable provision of mortgage credit, for first-time homebuyers and low-and moderate-income households.
Healthy Savings: MedTech and the Economic Burden of Disease documents medical technology's impact on the economic burden of disease.
Effective Government and Economic Expansion: How California Is Improving Permitting and Communication to Spur Business identifies efforts to reduce the burden of opening or expanding a business in California.
Globalbanking.org is the go-to online resource for trends, data and analysis related to banking systems worldwide.