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A Cutting Edge of Development Thinking

Program Session(s):
May 9, 2016 - May 13, 2016

Application Deadline(s):
March 9, 2016

Program Fee:$7,400

Program fee includes: tuition, classroom instructions, curricular materials, and most meals.

The program fee does not include housing; participants can make their own arrangements at nearby hotels including the Sheraton Commander.

This program has restricted admissions. Please see Admission page for more details.

Faculty Chairs: Ricardo Hausmann, Lant Pritchett
Program Director: Amber Thacher
*Dates are tentative and subject to change.


Structure of Program

DAY 1:   Motivation and Growth Diagnostics

DAY 2:   Promoting Structural Transformation

DAY 3:   A Paradigm Shift: Getting Things Done

DAY 4:   Elements of a New Approach and its Applications

DAY 5:   Rethinking Development Organizations

This program has restricted admissions. If you have not received an invitation to attend A Cutting Edge of Development Thinking and are interested in the program, please contact the program director, Amber Thacher, at +1 617-496-0305 or


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