I am the Director of the Center for International Development at Harvard University and Professor of the Practice of Economic Development at Harvard’s Kennedy School of Government. I am also George A. Cowan Professor of the Santa Fe Institute. My research includes issues of growth, structural transformation, macroeconomic volatility, international finance, gender gaps and aid coordination.
Cambridge, Massachusetts – India has the potential to be the fastest growing economy over the coming decade, according to new growth projections presented by researchers at the Center for International Development at Harvard University (CID). The researchers use their newly updated measure of … Continue reading
On the threshold of entering into an era of unprecedented economic growth, the spotlight falls on Sri Lanka in 2016 with the much awaited Sri Lanka Economic Forum 2016. Under a theme of “Steering Sri Lanka towards Sustainable & Inclusive … Continue reading
Cambridge, Massachusetts – Harvard’s Center for International Development (CID), the MasterCard Center on Inclusive Growth, and the World Economic Forum’s Meta-Council on Inclusive Growth are hosting the 1st Symposium on Inclusive Growth and Development on October 1-2, 2015 at Harvard Kennedy School (HKS). … Continue reading