Monthly Archive: May 2014

May 16

3rd AfricaLics PhD Academy in November 2014

AfricaLics is holding its third PhD Academy for PhD students studying in Africa or on African based innovation and development issues. The 3rd AfricaLics PhD Academy that will take place in Kenya on 17th -28th November 2014. The call for participation is now open.   The African Network for the Economics of Learning, Innovation, and Competence Building …

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May 09

TMCD Visiting Fellowship sponsored by the Cairncross Foundation

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“The Technology & Management Centre for Development is advertising for a Visiting Fellowship sponsored by the Cairncross Foundation. The Fellowship will provide £5000 per year for the fellow to his/her use of office space and facilities in Oxford and to participate in one international conference to disseminate the research findings.This Fellowship is ideally to be …

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May 08

OECD Knowledge and Innovation for Inclusive Growth, April 2014

The fourth newsletter of the OECD project “Knowledge and Innovation for Inclusive Growth” highlights the Symposium on Innovation for Inclusive Growth that was held on 20–21 March 2014 and the OECD Global Forum on Development will be held on 2 July 2014. “A Symposium on Innovation for Inclusive Growth was held on 20–21 March 2014 at the OECD Headquarters in Paris. A joint event …

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May 08

Market Menagerie by Smita Srinivas

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Market Menagerie, Health and Development in Late Industrial States. Smita Srinivas, 2012. The author of Market Menagerie is an Assistant Professor in the Urban Planning program at Columbia University in New York City. This book “examines technological advance and market regulation in the health industries of nations such as India, Brazil, South Africa, Nigeria, and Japan. …

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May 07

Papers on inclusive innovation at GLOBELICS 2013

The 11th GLOBELICS International Conference “Entrepreneurship, innovation policy and development in an era of increased globalization” was held on 11-13 September 2013 at Middle East Technical University, Ankara, Turkey. Papers presented at this conference on inclusive innovation issues:   Author(s) Title Ann Kingiri An example of inclusive innovation in Energy Rebecca Hanlin An example of …

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