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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.

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Past

December 9, 2014
The last quarter century of globalization has witnessed the largest reshuffle of global incomes since the Industrial Revolution. Branko Milanovic...
November 6, 2014
Education programs in rural areas of developing countries are often implemented through local agents, such as community teachers. With this knowledge...
September 26, 2014
The last ten years have seen escalating violence south of the US border. The violence manifests in different forms and intensity levels, and affects...
September 25, 2014
How does secondary schooling impact young adults in Kenya? In his new paper, Owen Ozier estimates the effects of secondary schooling on human capital...
September 19, 2014
Existing theories of coups against democracies emphasize elite coup plotters’ motivations in terms of what they stand to gain from dictatorship...
August 28, 2014
CGD is pleased to announce a screening of Fatal Assistance, part of our film series, Global Development Matters. Haitian born filmmaker Raoul Peck...
April 17, 2014
Can an intensive package of support lift people out of extreme poverty to a more stable state? The Consultative Group to Assist the Poor and the Ford...