COVID-19: UNCTAD warns of ‘lost decade’ if countries adopt austerity
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Report 2020 says coordinated public action is urgently needed for a better economic recovery.
Bold public spending only way to recover better from COVID-19
Raising wages, squeezing corporate rents key to recovery from COVID-19
UNCTAD's Trade and Development Report 2020 warns that the global economy has grown more fragile, marred by deeper inequalities.
How nations can structurally transform their economies
The policy experiences that transformed China from a manufacturing assembly hub of the world to an economic powerhouse offer valuable lessons for countries in the global south.
Nations to meet in Barbados to chart new path for post-coronavirus economic recovery
UNCTAD15, the UN trade and development body's fifteenth quadrennial conference, will take place under the theme “From inequality and vulnerability to prosperity for all” as the world seeks solutions for a global new normal.
COVID-19 crisis: How South-South cooperation can support economic recovery
Richard Kozul-Wright, Director of Globalization and Development Strategies, UNCTAD
UN calls for $2.5 trillion coronavirus crisis package for developing countries
Revitalizing South-South trade cooperation for development
New platform to channel lessons from China's new silk road
China's economic rise is a model developing countries can adapt for local application, using shared policy lessons and experiences.