Overcoming ethnic divides key to fueling stock market growth in …

On the heels of President Barack Obama’s trip to Kenya this summer, in which the U.S. president called on Kenya to overcome ethnic divisions, a new study provides insights into the economic cost of segregation in developing countries and how to overcome it.

The study, published in Administrative Science Quarterly, looks at how actors from diverse and competing social groups can […]

Kenya: NIC Bank rolls out mobile stock trading app | IT News Africa …

Kenya: NIC Bank rolls out mobile stock trading appAugust 5, 2014 • East Africa, Mobile and Telecoms, Top StoriesFacebook1LinkedIn0Google+0Pinterest0The NIC mobile application will be available for download to registered customers. (Image Source: Bank, located in Kenya, has launched a mobile app that is intended to enable customers to trade in share on the Nairobi Securities Exchange (NSE).Designed for use […]

Big Data for Poor Students – Project Syndicate

Exit from comment view mode. Click to hide this spaceWASHINGTON, DC – Countries need skilled and talented people to generate the innovations that underpin long-term economic growth. This is as true in developed as it is in developing economies. But it will not happen without investment in education and training. If we are to end poverty, reduce unemployment, and stem […]