Programs & Initiatives

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A residential summer research program for Harvard College students working on social science projects with Harvard faculty.

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Established to bring diverse speakers to campus to lecture to undergraduates  on topics in economics, government, and social problems of the United States and the world.

Arising from our earlier efforts to identify and overcome various to productivity, engagement, and satisfaction, the CCC initiative aims to promote and maintain a healthy, inclusive, and positive workplace culture for the Division.

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A recently launched grant program to provide eligible tenure-track divisional faculty small grants to support travel and other expenses associated with bringing experts to Harvard to review and offer guidance on in-progress manuscripts (books or articles).

Inequality in America Initiative
A multidisciplinary effort to elevate and energize teaching and research on social and economic inequality and to use what we learn to inform the public debate and public response to these challenges.

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