SPES Development Studies
Research Centre at the University of Rome La Sapienza
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SPES is member of

EADI - European Association of Development Research and Training 

ENCARI - European Network on Contemporary Academic Research on India

Gaia – Centro interuniversitario europeo di studi e formazione per lo sviluppo rurale e locale sostenibile

RAD - Researchers Alliance for Development

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Developmental and Social Psychology
Economics and Business Law
Oriental Studies
Statistics, Geography and Economic History
Modern and Contemporary History
Private Law
Public Economics
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Home page > Infokiosk

InfoKiosk@Sapienza UniversitÓ di Roma

is now open!

The World Bank has launched a new

Open Data Initiative

Open data includes all World Bank data for free and available in several languages

Thanks to

The World Bank (IBDR & IDA)

SPES – Development Studies

ECIS Laurea (Ba) degree in
Economics of international co-operation and development

SECIS Laurea specialistica (MSc) degree in
Economic and social sciences
for international co-operation and development

The Development InfoKiosks is a partnership program between the World Bank and institutions that aims to strengthen communication on development issues by facilitating user access to available online information resources.

Free and facilitated access to online World Bank documents and publications, statistics, and project documents in full text, organised according to frequently-asked questions

InfoKiosk@Sapienza UniversitÓ di Roma

is hosted by the
Centro di documentazione europea
(Centre for European documents)
at the
“E. Barone” Library
Via del Castro Laurenziano, 9
00161 Rome


World Bank documents, publications, and statistics

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SPES Development Studies Research Centre
University of Rome La Sapienza, Faculty of Economics
Via del Castro Laurenziano 9, 00161, Rome, Italy
Director: Claudio Cecchi