May 23, 2014 Print

The Democracy Works project aims to refresh the development debate and inject the voice of democratic countries from the southern hemisphere, with a focus on India, Brazil, and South Africa. This joint project between the Centre for Development and Enterprise in Johannesburg, Centre for Policy Research in New Delhi, Instituto de Estudos do Trabalho e Sociedade in Rio de Janeiro and the Legatum Institute in London provides a rebuke to the argument that democracy is a hindrance to growth, and demonstrates that the seductiveness of the ‘authoritarian bargain’ is a false promise. Click here to learn more.