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Harvard Kennedy School research fuels innovation and impact. From policy to politics, from the local to the global, we’re committed to advancing the public interest and creating solutions to the world’s most daunting problems.

As Harvard University’s graduate school of public policy, the Kennedy School is unparalleled in its ability to bring together the brightest minds in the public, nonprofit and private sectors.  Each member of the Kennedy School community contributes curiosity, rigor and dedication to offer incisive thinking that bridges disciplines and boundaries. Discover a world of ideas.

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"Through a diverse spectrum of approaches, the Harvard Kennedy School faculty share a common commitment to producing powerful ideas and training the leaders of today and tomorrow to foster a better future for all the world's peoples."

Archon Fung, Academic Dean
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