March 2014

Recent BCURE Policy Design conference completed, March 21st

On March 20th and 21st at the National School of Public Policy in Lahore, Pakistan, over 130 participants, including high-ranking civil servants from various departments, academics from Harvard Kennedy School, Pomona College, LSE, MIT and Lahore University of Management Sciences, came together for a two-day dialogue on Civil Service Reform in Pakistan, as part of EPoD’s Building the Capacity to Use Research Evidence (BCURE) program.

EPoD Launches Executive Education Program on Financial Inclusion

February 28, 2014
EPoD Announcement

Forty five participants from 29 countries will take part in "Rethinking Financial Inclusion: Smart Design for Policy and Practice, a new Executive Education program at Harvard Kennedy School. The program will focus on frameworks for smart design of financial inclusion products and policies.

Faculty co-Chairs Rohini Pande and Asim Ijaz Khwaja, co-directors of Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD), developed the program, which will feature lectures by Harvard faculty, field researchers, and financial inclusion experts.