• Bernie Sanders Visits GUPolitics
    Bernie Sanders Defines Democratic Socialism in Georgetown Speech

    Democratic socialism means creating a just society in America that provides the kind of rights spelled out in 1944 by President Franklin D. Roosevelt, presidential candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders of Vermont said on November 19, 2015 at Georgetown.

  • Dr. Adriana Kugler, Vice-Provost for faculty and Professor at the McCourt School of Public Policy
    Kugler Elected to LACEA Executive Committee

    Dr. Adriana Kugler, Vice-Provost for faculty and Professor at the McCourt School of Public Policy, was elected this month to the executive committee of the Latin American and Caribbean Economic Association (LACEA). Dr. Kugler will serve a four-year term working in conjunction with the vice president, Santiago Levy, starting January 1, 2016.

  • McCourt Welcomes New Scholars Class
    McCourt Welcomes New Scholars Class

    The McCourt School is honored to welcome a new class of McCourt Scholars, a distinguished group of future policymakers and scholars.

  • Panelists Explore Moneyball for Government
    Former OMB Director Orszag, Panelists Explore Moneyball for Government

    Relying on data and evidence in policymaking is critical but challenging said Peter Orszag, the former director of the Office of Management and Budget at a McCourt School event on Monday, October 5, 2015.

  • Center on Health Insurance Reforms
    Post-Affordable Care Act Trends in Small Business Health Coverage

    Researchers at Georgetown University's Center on Health Insurance Reforms (CHIR), in partnership with the Urban Institute and supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, have released a new report examining trends in the market for small business health coverage.

  • Massive Data Institute Awards New Grants, Hires Postdoctoral Fellow
    Massive Data Institute Awards New Grants, Hires Postdoctoral Fellow

    Delaying or refusing vaccinations and examining the financial effects of Alzheimer’s Disease before diagnosis are among the faculty projects receiving support from the McCourt School of Public Policy’s Massive Data Institute (MDI).

  • McCourt GU Logo
    McCourt Welcomes New Faculty, Nielsen Chair

    The McCourt School of Public Policy is pleased to welcome new faculty and a new Waldemar A. Nielsen Chair in Philanthropy.

  • College Graduates
    Economy Needs Boost From College-Educated Workers

    The American economy needs far more workers with college degrees than data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) would suggest, according to a recent report by Georgetown researchers.

  • CHIR
    CHIR Expert Sabrina Corlette Testifies before U.S. Senate Roundtable on Small Business Health Care

    On July 7, Senator Enzi and Senator Sanders convened a roundtable discussion about the challenges and opportunities facing small businesses and their efforts to offer affordable, high quality health care for their employees. The Senators are chairman and ranking member, respectively, of the Senate Health, Education, Labor and Pensions Committee Subcommittee on Primary Health and Retirement Security.

  • Lugar Center, McCourt Unveil 2016 Bipartisan Index
    McCourt School, Lugar Center Launch Bipartisan Index

    The index measures how often a member of Congress introduces bills that succeed in attracting co-sponsors from members of the other party, and how often they co-sponsor a bill introduced from across the aisle.