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The McCourt School is an incubator of bold new ideas ​to solve today’s most pressing policy challenges.

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Featured Publications

McCourt School faculty and research centers offer evidence and insights for policymakers on some of our most pressing policy challenges, including promoting shared economic growth, increasing access to high-quality healthcare and education, and limiting the effects of climate change.

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Centers and Initiatives

The McCourt School of Public Policy’s affiliated centers are engaged in research, professional training, and sharing of information on Congress, health policy, international development, and social policy.

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Massive Data Institute

MDI’s mission is to harness modern data and computing power to improve public policy with cutting-edge research. 

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McCourt School faculty are generating solutions to the complex issues of today and empowering the leaders of tomorrow.

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Faculty and Research Seminars

The Georgetown and the McCourt School communities offer rich and engaging intellectual opportunities for faculty. McCourt faculty can take advantage of a wide-variety of seminar series offered across campus.