ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple

The International Council on Mining and Metals’ (ICMM) new study implies the existence of the 'resource curse' is up for debate

ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple ICMM report: 'resource curse' not so simple

Principles panel: NRGI's Audrey Gaughran, ICMM's Aidan Davy, the World Bank's Sheila Khama and Oxfam's Maria Lya Ramos. PICTURE: ICMM

People in mining-dominated countries might have better lights, roads and water, but they don't have major advantages in health, equality or access to food, the ICMM says in its 'Social Progress in