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On February 23, CGD President Nancy Birdsall will deliver the first Kapuscinski Development Lecture of 2016 in Berlin, Germany. Her lecture, “The New Middle Class in the Developing World: Does It Matter?” will take a hard look at what it means to be middle class in developing countries and explore the role of strugglers, the rapidly expanding group of people caught between extreme poverty and the middle class.
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Join in person or online February 23 at 6:00 p.m. CET / 5:00 p.m. GMT / 12:00 p.m. EST. If you’re in Berlin on February 23, join the lecture in person at the Hertie School of Governance (details here). Register at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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