The R&D Road to Development

Research and development — into everything from cleaner ovens to preventing family violence — delivers some of the highest social benefits of any form of development intervention. Yet R&D is rarely the highest priority when development aid money is being allocated.

Project Syndicate
Nov 22, 2017 · 5 min read
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Student in the University of Namibia, Windhoek, Namibia. Photo by Oleksandr Rupeta/NurPhoto via Getty Images.

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