New episode of the Pocket Economics podcast
In the second part of our Pocket Economics review of the future of development finance Owen Barder, Vice President at the Center for Global Development, discusses its current goals and challenges with Jonathan Charles.
What needs to be done and what can the EBRD and other Multilateral Development Banks do better? Can we deliver the Sustainable Development Goals by their 2030 deadline?
“We’ve made huge progress in the past 50 years, but the question is: can we now maintain that momentum? We need to accelerate it. If we continue with business as usual, we won’t get there by 2030.”