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CGD is committed to building an organization that embraces diversity and fosters inclusivity. We value diversity across intersectional dimensions, including, but not limited to, race, ethnicity, geographic location, and gender. As such, our public events aim to bring together relevant expertise and a balance of perspectives. Read our diversity commitments for public events here.

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Past

February 16, 2017
Organized groups of individuals challenging the status quo are critical for institutional change and economic development patterns. This paper...
February 14, 2017
Xu studies how patronage affects the promotion and performance of senior bureaucrats within a global organization: the British Empire. He combines...
February 8, 2017
The world’s development challenges are far too vast for the old way of doing things. To generate the trillions of dollars necessary to...
February 2, 2017
The city of Bogotá set out to reduce crime and increase state legitimacy by raising state presence on city streets: either increasing police...