Ideas to Action:

Independent research for global prosperity


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May 13, 2009
Witness List & Prepared Testimony: • Mr. Amar Bhattacharya, Director, Intergovernmental Group of Twenty Four • Ms. Nancy Birdsall, Founding...
April 22, 2009
The New Ideas in Development After the Financial Crisis Conference, sponsored by CGD and the Bernard L. Schwartz Forum on Constructive Capitalism,...
March 17, 2009
Please join us in honoring ONE, the 2008 winner of the Commitment to Development Ideas in Action Award, sponsored jointly by the Center for Global...
January 16, 2009
Join Nancy Birdsall, David Gergen, and CGD senior fellows who are authors of essays in our newest book, The White House and the World: A Global...