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Presentation at the International Parliamentary Conference on Growth for Development

DLP's Deputy Director David Hudson will speak next week at the International Parliamentary Conference on Growth for Development in London.
 
Delegates from more than 30 countries will gather at the UK’s Houses of Parliament from 17-21 November to discuss the role of parliamentarians in the management of sustainable, equitable development through economic growth. The conference focuses on the crucial role institutions have to play in shaping and monitoring economic policies. 
 
The opening session asks ‘What does good growth look like?’. Dr Hudson will be talking about how to translate economic growth into poverty alleviation, taking into account inequality and redistribution, and how nations can make sure that the benefits of growth reach the most vulnerable in society.
 

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