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Events

While CGD and CGDE in-person events are postponed at this time following guidance from public health officials on dealing with the spread of the coronavirus, we will continue to host some events and meetings online and will place updated announcements on this page as they are organized and confirmed. Thank you for your continued interest in CGD’s work.

Note: CGD is committed to gender diversity. Read our gender diversity commitments for public events here.

Upcoming

There are currently no upcoming events.

Past

March 31, 2014
Raymond Guiteras will present a recent paper addressing two inter-related questions: First, does aid potentially worsen development outcomes in the...
March 28, 2014
Why do the poor remain poor? Sendhil Mullainathan's recent research shows that living under conditions of extreme poverty -- or scarcity -- makes it...
March 25, 2014
CGD founding Board Chair Edward Scott, Jr. was recently described by David Callahan, the founding editor of Inside Philanthropy, as “the most...
March 24, 2014
Globally, migrant workers are often in visa arrangements that tie them to a particular employer, restricting job-to-job transitions and potentially...
March 21, 2014
Is what's good for General Motors good for America? In this seminar, Eric Werker will discuss whether high profits, as measured by the mark-up ratio...
March 19, 2014
It’s a moral imperative that money spent on global health be used as effectively as possible to prevent and treat diseases and save lives. But sound...
March 13, 2014
The Peterson Institute for International Economics will cohost with the International Monetary Fund (IMF) the release of an important and timely new...
March 7, 2014
***This is not a CGD event and will take place in Hilton Head, South Carolina*** The World Affairs Council of Hilton Head presents Africa On the...

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