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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.

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Past

May 30, 2014
Indonesia is a prominent test case in global efforts to reduce tropical deforestation—a necessary component in the global effort to avert...
May 29, 2014
Economists are increasingly focusing on the links between rising inequality and the fragility of growth. The relationship between inequality,...
May 29, 2014
The excitement and controversy in the run-up to this year's World Cup in Brazil offers an apt opportunity to reflect on the wider links between...
May 15, 2014
Consumption taxes for goods and services—sometimes called Value Added Taxes or VAT—are a common and effective revenue-raising tool used in many...
May 14, 2014
Why does poverty persist across so much of the world, despite billions of dollars in international aid and the efforts of development professionals?...
May 13, 2014
If recognized in its totality, congenital syphilis--with an annual death toll of around half a million--might rank among the top five causes of child...
May 9, 2014
Cash transfer programs have shown mostly consistent success at improving conditions that matter for development; smoothing consumption, increasing...
May 8, 2014
Despite being one of the fastest-growing economies, India has hit a turbulent patch in recent years with declining growth and increasing macro-...

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