1 Dec 2011
Knowledge Empowers Africa
Author: Keith Gehring, Mohammod T Irfan, Patrick McLennan, Jonathan D Moyer, Hopolang Selebalo, Erin Torkelson
Institute for Security Studies (ISS) /
Pardee Center for International Futures
While the benefits of universal basic education are clear, it is still a distant reality in several African countries.
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The High Return to Private Schooling in a Low-Income Country
Author: Tessa Bold, Mwangi Kimenyi, Germano Mwabu, Justin Sandefur
Center for Global Development (CGD)
Using data from Kenya, the authors of this paper find a large effect of private schooling on test scores, equivalent to one full standard deviation.
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New Chapter of Political Islam
Author: Mohamed Fayez Farahat, Marwan Shehadeh, Kamal Habib, Abd al-Hakim Abu al-Louz, Ammer Jaffal, Abdul-Fattah Ali al-Rashdan, Wessam Fauad, Mohammad el-Sayed Selim
World Security Institute (WSI)
This publication discusses a broad range of topics related to the Arab world in general and to Islam in specific.
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