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The Rockefeller Foundation has extended its philanthropic support to the International Growth Centre (IGC) with a grant of $250,000 to support the IGC’s new policy initiative, Reducing State Fragil
Ngaire Woods, dean of the Blavatnik School of Government, contributed the opening chapter to a new World Economic Forum publication.
Jonathan Wolff, Alfred Landecker Professor of Values and Public Policy, is the guest of Layla Lavan Ethics and Morality Salon organised by the Calgary Institute for the Humanities.
Jonathan Wolff, Alfred Landecker Professor of Values and Public Policy, speaks to John Bell, Director of The Conciliators Guild, about the potential for nationalism and group identity to be abused
Roger Highfield, Science Director at the UK's Science Museum Group, speaks to Thomas Hale on our Oxford COVID-19 Government Response Tracker that compares the pandemic responses of 160 nations.
Pepper Culpepper, Blavatnik Chair in Government and Public Policy, published a new paper on the European banking union and the structural power of large banks.
Our dean Professor Ngaire Woods was elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences as an International Honorary Member.
Thomas Hale, Associate Professor of Global Public Policy, co-authored one of the most comprehensive reports on China's Belt and Road Initiative.
Professor Stefan Dercon offers nine ideas for ‘no-regrets’ policymaking in the developing world.