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What place in the world are you looking to learn more about? We've got recommendations on the latest news and research for all the major regions, so that you can see what's going on in your neck of the woods, or see how things are playing out somewhere a little further afield.

If you would like to recommend a source, article, blog, podcast, book, or whatever else, either from your country or elsewhere, whether in English or any other language, share it with us by emailing crl2 (at) williams (dot) edu, and we'll get it up.

Our latest recommendations

Podcast: US-China Competition in Global Development

This podcast from Brookings Cafeteria talks about China’s growing clout in the world and some misconceptions surround its rise, the US-China strategic rivalry, and China’s role in a global rules-based order.

Course Text: “Schooling and Labor Market Consequences of School Construction in Indonesia”

Excerpts from this article have been assigned as required reading for a core CDE course, “Public Economics.”

Online Course: Policy Lessons from Korea’s Development

Policy Lessons from Korea’s Development Style: MOOC, four weeks, 16-20 hours total Focus: Learning lessons from South Korea’s past development experience, its current strategy, and the policy initiatives the country has been implementing to overcome global and domestic challenges and maintain economic growth in the 21st century. The course considers the factors that contributed to…