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Upcoming

October 26, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Washington DC Time

This event is hosted by Federal Ministry of Health (BMG) and  Global Health Hub Germany and features CGD Executive Vice President, Amanda Glassman.

October 26, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:30 AM Washington DC time

Financial inclusion stakeholders continue to face important challenges to define and measure women’s economic empowerment (WEE). Developing and using a common approach to measuring WEE is critical for understanding the impacts of various financial inclusion programs and initiatives across...

October 28, 2021 8:00 AM - 9:30 AM Eastern Time (US and Canada)

On August 23rd 2021, the IMF allocated a historical $650 billion worth of Special Drawing Rights (SDRs) to its member states, to help countries tackle the economic impact from COVID-19.

October 29, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Washington DC time

In the Future of Development series, the Center for Global Development and the Georgetown University Initiative on Innovation, Development and Evaluation (gui2de) bring together development experts, scholars, and policymakers to address the big questions facing developing countries and help...

November 5, 2021 9:00 AM - 10:15 AM Washington DC time

Since the early days of the COVID-19 pandemic, many organizations have been using epidemiological and operational modelling to predict the spread of the novel coronavirus as well as estimate the impact of different control measures.

Past

December 4, 2003
Branko Milanovic of the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace presented 'Can we discern the effect of globalization on income distribution?...
November 6, 2003
François Bourguignon Chief Economist of the World Bank presented "Inequality of Outcomes and Inequality of Opportunities in Brazil." The paper was...
October 23, 2003
The Center for Global Development (CGD) and the Global Development Network (GDN) convened an experts' research workshop on quantifying the impact of...
October 7, 2003
Aart Kraay and Vikram Nehru of the World Bank presented "When Is External Debt Sustainable?" The discussant was CGD president Nancy Birdsall.
September 26, 2003
Michael Kremer of Harvard and Brookings presented "The Illusion of Sustainability" (joint with Ted Miguel of Berkeley). Jishnu Das of the World Bank...
September 23, 2003
CGD launched the new book, From Social Assistance to Social Development: Targeted Education Subsidies by Samuel Morley and David Coady.
September 8, 2003
In the run-up to the Fifth World Trade Organization (WTO) Ministerial in Cancun, Mexico, CGD hosted a policy seminar entitled Trade for Development:...
July 18, 2003
CGD hosted a discussion to debrief President Bush's recent trip to Africa which brought the development opportunities and challenges of Africa to the...

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