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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

November 25, 2014
Human capital and its relation to poverty are central areas of study in development economics. The Mexican conditional cash transfer (CCT) program...
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...
July 29, 2014
What are the unintended health consequences of the drug war? Adriana Camacho will present a recent paper exploiting the variation in aerial spraying...
June 3, 2014
A slowdown in China’s growth is a serious concern for Latin America, especially for those countries that have benefited from a record-setting...
June 2, 2014
Health benefit plans (HBPs) can help ensure the best health services reach the greatest number of people possible. In times of unprecedented...
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...
March 4, 2014
Can the proven short-term gains of Conditional Cash Transfer (CCT) programs in developing countries translate into longer-term benefits? Karen...
February 3, 2014
Can consumers help governments monitor firms and collect taxes? Joana Naritomi will present a new paper in which she exploits an anti-tax evasion...