IDEAs International Development Economics Associates

IDEAs International Development Economics Associates

IDEAs or the International Development Economics Associates is committed to building a pluralistic network of committed researchers,  teachers and other economists interested in advancing progressive heterodox approaches to critically analysing and addressing the problems of economic development processes.

IDEAs was established in New Delhi, India with a purpose of building a pluralist network of economists engaged in the teaching, research and analyses of economic development.

  • Las venas abiertas de África sangran de más
    by Jomo Kwame Sundaram on 8 December 2022 at 05:19

    Este es un artículo de opinión de Ndongo Samba Sylla, economista del desarrollo senegalés que trabaja en la Fundación Rosa Luxemburgo de Dakar, y de Jomo Kwame Sundaram, quien fue secretario general adjunto de la ONU para el Desarrollo (Económico.)…

  • La exclusión laboral femenina, otra forma de violencia
    by betaideas on 8 December 2022 at 04:47

    La Organización de las Naciones Unidas (ONU), señaló el día 25 de noviembre como la fecha de inicio de una campaña para eliminar la violencia contra las mujeres y las niñas, misma que terminará el 10 de diciembre. Se trata…

  • Rich Nations Doubly Responsible for Greenhouse Gas Emissions
    by Jomo Kwame Sundaram on 6 December 2022 at 18:50

    Natural flows do not respect national boundaries. The atmosphere and oceans cross international borders with little difficulty, as greenhouse gases (GHGs) and other fluids, including pollutants, easily traverse frontiers. Yet, in multilateral fora, strategies to address climate change and its…

  • IMF Budget and Economic Devastation
    by betaideas on 5 December 2022 at 09:30

    National budgets reveal the economic policies for the following year, and at historic moments the shift in the economic policy trajectory for a number of years. The recently announced Budget 2023 comes amidst the worst economic crisis in the country…

  • The Fiscal Requirement of a Welfare State
    by Prabhat Patnailk on 5 December 2022 at 07:27

    The post-second world war period had seen a spate of welfare state measures in the advanced capitalist countries, especially in Europe, in emulation of what the Soviet Union was effecting. Capitalism had to accept these measures, notwithstanding its hostility to…