Economic Development - Articles

Social innovations that improve the living standards of the poor (more)

The Terrace Keepers

By Liz Carlisle

Farmers in the Cordillera region of the Philippines prosper by selling heirloom rice, with help from a company called Eighth Wonder.

Unshared Value?

By Corey Binns

The demographic profile of Airbnb users doesn’t quite reflect the egalitarian goals of the “sharing economy.”