There is an ever-growing call for more private sector involvement in development. What are the potential benefits and risks of ‘blended finance’ in developing countries?
The history of international development is full of brief bubbles of excitement over ‘silver bullets’ to combat poverty. Is the artificial intelligence hype any different?
Iraq and Afghanistan are striking examples of the entanglement of Western aid and defence priorities. But is securitization here to stay?
Governments around the world are playing catch up with the cryptocurrency hype. But will any major state-led changes come into force this year?