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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

February 3, 2017
Why do some governments provide more public goods than others? Focusing on the case of public education, this article challenges the centrality given...
February 23, 2016
In this paper Patricia Navarro-Palau studies the effects of an increase in school choice by examining a 2008 reform that made the value of...
February 11, 2016
The economic consequences of large-scale government investments in education depend on the general equilibrium (GE) effects in both the labor market...
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 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...