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Independent research for global prosperity

For US Policymakers

US policies on immigration, trade, climate change, foreign assistance, and more affect the poor and vulnerable throughout the world. The Center for Global Development strives to make its research in these areas relevant and practical for US policymakers.


For more information on
CGD’s policy outreach
efforts, to inquire about
CGD experts providing
congressional testimony, or
to speak with one of our
experts on US development
policy, please contact:

Erin Collinson
Senior Policy Outreach Associate,
Assistant Director, USDPI

Beth Schwanke
Senior Policy Counsel