Podcasts

The Honesty Agenda: Effective Assistance, Women’s Empowerment, and the SDGs in a Post-Covid World

Published: March 18, 2021, 3:33 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 5 seconds

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COVID - 19 & Nutrition: Crisis And Opportunity

Published: March 4, 2021, 3:01 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 8 seconds

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The Transformation of the International Finance Corporation

Published: Feb. 18, 2021, 5:06 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 48 seconds

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Global Mobility and the Threat of Pandemics: Evidence from Three Centuries

Published: Feb. 4, 2021, 5:25 p.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 27 seconds

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Emerging Evidence On The Socio-Economic Impacts Of COVID-19 On Households

Published: Dec. 10, 2020, 8:16 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 34 seconds

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Smart Containment with Active Learning: Proposal for a Data-Responsive & Graded Approach to COVID-19

Published: Nov. 30, 2020, 3:51 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 8 seconds

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The Millions Learning Project: Scaling Quality Education to Children & Youth

Published: Nov. 30, 2020, 3:46 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 43 seconds

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Catalyzing Global Leadership to Contain the Impact of COVID-19

Published: Oct. 30, 2020, 6:40 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 32 seconds

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Bringing Credibility, Discipline & Transparency to Impact Investing

Published: Oct. 27, 2020, 5:50 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 10 seconds

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A Temporary Basic Income for Developing Countries

Published: Oct. 21, 2020, 6:45 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 46 seconds

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Pivoting to A New Paradigm for Reducing Climate Risk in Cities of the Global South

Published: March 16, 2020, 5:56 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 10 seconds

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Diagnosing Education Systems

Published: March 3, 2020, 3:46 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 52 seconds

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Borderland Battles: Violence, Crime, and Governance at the Edges of Colombia's War

Published: Feb. 20, 2020, 8:56 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 52 seconds

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Macroeconomic Stability and Long-Term Growth: Lessons from Jordan

Published: Feb. 12, 2020, 7:08 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 22 seconds

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The Causes and Consequences of Brexit with Andrew Mitchell

Published: Feb. 6, 2020, 4:42 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 31 seconds

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The Value of Complementary Coworkers

Published: Jan. 8, 2020, 8:17 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 19 seconds

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A New Approach to Education in Pakistan: Helping Schools Help Themselves

Published: Dec. 16, 2019, 7:39 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 38 seconds

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Information and Social Norms: Experimental Evidence on the Labor Market Aspirations of Saudi Women

Published: Dec. 5, 2019, 8:34 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 3 seconds

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Venture Capital in Developing Markets

Published: Dec. 2, 2019, 3:58 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 27 seconds

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Alice Evans on Gender and Social Change

Published: Nov. 21, 2019, 3:52 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 4 seconds

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Transforming Humanitarian Response towards Local Humanitarian Leadership

Published: Nov. 7, 2019, 7:44 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 59 seconds

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Michael Kremer In Conversation With Harvard Students

Published: Nov. 7, 2019, 3:22 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 13 minutes 35 seconds

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Progress and Enduring Challenges for the Health of Children in India

Published: Oct. 31, 2019, 7:34 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 45 seconds

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Bleeding Out

Published: Oct. 18, 2019, 12:45 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 50 seconds

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From Them to Us: Power, Privilege and Responsibility in a Shrinking World

Published: Sept. 26, 2019, 5:23 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 40 seconds

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Introducing the Atlas of Economic Complexity's Country Profiles

Published: Sept. 19, 2019, 2:15 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 57 seconds

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2027 Global Growth Projections

Published: Aug. 13, 2019, 12:45 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 25 seconds

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Argentina's Aristotelian Crisis

Published: July 19, 2019, 1:44 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 47 seconds

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Public Policy in Action: What Did Working in Albania Teach Us about Economic Growth?

Published: June 12, 2019, 1:23 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 27 seconds

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The Other Slavery: The Uncovered Story of Indian Enslavement in the Americas

Published: May 30, 2019, 1:57 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 24 seconds

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Empowering Women in South Asia’s Slums: The Challenges of Environmental Degradation

Published: May 16, 2019, 1:37 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 57 seconds

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Improving Smallholder Farmers’ Livelihoods through Mobile Phone-Based Agricultural Advice

Published: May 9, 2019, 7:54 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 52 seconds

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PDIA in Action: Challenges & Experiences

Published: May 2, 2019, 8:15 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes

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Tackling Poverty Through Diplomacy and Development

Published: April 25, 2019, 11:35 a.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 5 seconds

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Jordan: The Elements of a Growth Strategy

Published: April 4, 2019, 6:33 p.m.
Duration: 27 minutes 40 seconds

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Labor Rights - It's All of our Business

Published: March 28, 2019, 5:08 p.m.
Duration: 23 minutes 52 seconds

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PDIA Alumni Series: Solving complex development problems in Nigeria

Published: March 6, 2019, 7:33 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 45 seconds

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Syria: The Catastrophe

Published: Feb. 28, 2019, 2:02 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 48 seconds

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Preventing Violence in Developing (and Developed) Countries

Published: Feb. 21, 2019, 3:10 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 48 seconds

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Public Policy Failure

Published: Feb. 4, 2019, 2:24 p.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 28 seconds

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Gender and Social Change

Published: Jan. 10, 2019, 2:29 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 4 seconds

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New Pathways to Inclusive Growth: The Sri Lanka Project in Retrospect

Published: Dec. 5, 2018, 2:51 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 27 seconds

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How Do You Mobilize Political Elites And Citizens?

Published: Nov. 27, 2018, 1:35 p.m.
Duration: 42 minutes

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The Challenges of Driving Prosperity: Growth Diagnostics and Sustainable Development

Published: Nov. 21, 2018, 4:33 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 6 seconds

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Afghanistan: Economic Reforms in Fragile States

Published: Nov. 21, 2018, 2:05 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 24 seconds

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Politicising Inequality: The Power Of Ideas

Published: Nov. 15, 2018, 2:15 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 22 seconds

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Using Economic Evidence to Drive Policy Improvement: A Conversation with Professor Asim Khwaja

Published: Nov. 8, 2018, 1:52 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 45 seconds

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Hot Topics in Global Health Financing: Accountability, Transition, & the UHC Agenda

Published: Nov. 1, 2018, 1:20 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 22 seconds

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PDIAtoolkit: A DIY Approach to Solving Complex Problems

Published: Oct. 26, 2018, 12:49 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 27 seconds

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Better Growth & Better Climate: The New Climate Economy

Published: Oct. 25, 2018, 3:11 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes

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Going Cashless: An Opportunity to Accelerate Progress on the 2030 SDG's

Published: Oct. 18, 2018, 1:16 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 18 seconds

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The International Rules-Based System is Broken: What is to be Done?

Published: Oct. 11, 2018, 2:20 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 35 seconds

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The Humanitarian Crisis in Venezuela: A Conversation with Jose Miguel Vivanco

Published: Oct. 4, 2018, 3:05 p.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 29 seconds

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Building State Capability - Creating Public Value Course Promo

Published: Sept. 24, 2018, 1:35 p.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 11 seconds

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Fool's Gold: On the Impact of Venezuelan Devaluations in Multinational Stock Prices

Published: Aug. 9, 2018, 3:47 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 47 seconds

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Designing a Problem-Driven Donor-Funded Project in Mozambique

Published: June 29, 2018, 3:02 p.m.
Duration: 26 minutes 35 seconds

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Rules vs. Responsiveness: The Challenges of Building State Capability in India

Published: June 28, 2018, 2:30 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 44 seconds

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Preparing For The Next Pandemic - Whose Responsibility Is It?

Published: June 21, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 9 seconds

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Informing Budget Reform in Mozambique: The Problem-Driven Iterative Adaptation Approach

Published: June 14, 2018, 5:22 p.m.
Duration: 29 minutes 53 seconds

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Revolutionizing the World of Development Practice at CID: An Interview with Ricardo Hausmann

Published: June 8, 2018, 5:55 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 33 seconds

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Does the Sri Lankan Economy Need More University Graduates?

Published: May 31, 2018, 2:10 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes

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Challenges of Latin America under the New Normal

Published: May 24, 2018, 1:29 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 40 seconds

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Preventing Violence in Caracas: A Community-Based, Evidence-Informed Approach

Published: May 17, 2018, 1 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 10 seconds

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Using and Generating Evidence for Policymaking: Security Interventions in Bogota

Published: May 10, 2018, 4:11 p.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 22 seconds

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Harvard’s Center for International Development 2026 Global Growth Projections

Published: May 3, 2018, 7:37 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 7 seconds

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Navigation by Judgment: Why and When Top-Down Management of Foreign Aid Doesn't Work

Published: May 2, 2018, 4:55 p.m.
Duration: 24 minutes 29 seconds

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Delivering life-saving medical commodities in the developing world

Published: April 26, 2018, 1:54 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 57 seconds

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One More Resource Curse: Dutch disease and export concentration

Published: April 12, 2018, 6:35 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 41 seconds

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Growth Diagnostics in Real Life: CID’s Project in Sri Lanka

Published: March 29, 2018, 3:31 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 12 seconds

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Doing Development Differently: The Building State Capability Program and the PDIA Methodology

Published: March 23, 2018, 6:17 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 59 seconds

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Accountability in Education: The 2018 Global Education Monitoring Report

Published: March 15, 2018, 4:29 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 29 seconds

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Bank Regulation meets Human Rights – How Can Bank Regulators Make the World a Better Place?

Published: March 8, 2018, 11:27 p.m.
Duration: 11 minutes 33 seconds

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Tertiary Education and the Sustainable Development Goals

Published: March 1, 2018, 3:45 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 17 seconds

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Government Strategies for Diaspora Engagement - Pandeli Majko, Albania's Minister of Diaspora

Published: Feb. 22, 2018, 5:57 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 51 seconds

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Cambiando Esclusas en Panamá: Recomendaciones para un Crecimiento Sustentable e Inclusivo

Published: Feb. 8, 2018, 8:16 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 16 seconds

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Shifting gears in Panama: Policy Recommendations for Sustainable and Inclusive Growth

Published: Feb. 8, 2018, 8:03 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 14 seconds www.cid.harvard.edu --> www,growthlab.cid.harvard.edu/panama About Miguel Angel Santos: Miguel Angel Santos is an Adjunct Professor in Public Policy at Harvard Kennedy School of Government, and a Senior Research Fellow at the Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard University. At CID, he has been involved in various research projects aimed at helping governments to rethink their development strategies, both at the national and sub-national levels. Since he joined CID in August 2014, he has been involved in projects at the national level in Mexico, Panama, and Venezuela, and at the sub-national level in Mexico in the states of Chiapas, Baja California, Tabasco and Campeche; and the city of Hermosillo at Sonora state. He has also performed as project manager in the projects leading to the build-up of the Mexican Atlas of Economic Complexity, and the Peruvian Atlas of Economic Complexity. Before joining the field of international development, Miguel worked for ten years in corporate finance and business development in Latin America, performing as Director of Finance for the Cisneros Group of Companies (1997-2003), Head of Corporate Finance for Mercantil Servicios Financieros (2005-2007), and Business Vice-President for Sony Pictures and Entertainment Latin America (2008-2009). At that point, he decided to switch tracks and get involved in development economics. He holds two Master of Science degrees in International Finance and Trade (2011) and Economics (2012) from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, a Master in Public Administration from Harvard University (2014), and a Ph.D. in Economics at Universidad de Barcelona (2016). He was the head of the Macroeconomic Policy Team for presidential candidate Henrique Capriles Radonski in the Venezuelan elections of 2012.

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Does US development policy have a future under Trump?

Published: Dec. 7, 2017, 5:48 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 31 seconds

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Education in Pakistan: What works to improve learning outcomes?

Published: Nov. 30, 2017, 5:09 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 25 seconds

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Financial Inclusion and the Fintech Revolution: Key Trends Emerging in the New Digital World

Published: Nov. 9, 2017, 2:31 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 35 seconds

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The Drivers of International Development

Published: Nov. 2, 2017, 3:07 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 8 seconds

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How did Venezuela Degenerate Into a Failed State and How Can it Recover?

Published: Oct. 26, 2017, 2:12 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 44 seconds

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¿Cómo Venezuela degeneró en un estado fallido y cómo puede recuperarse?

Published: Oct. 26, 2017, 2:07 p.m.
Duration: 31 minutes 30 seconds

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Asian Development Bank’s 2017 Economic Forecast for Asia and the Pacific

Published: Oct. 19, 2017, 8:48 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 24 seconds

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Taking back control or losing it? An analysis of the possible economic impact of Brexit

Published: Oct. 12, 2017, 1:14 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 23 seconds

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Impact Investing in Emerging Markets: Reaching its full potential

Published: Oct. 5, 2017, 4:22 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 17 seconds

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The power of attraction: the European Union's gravitational pull for development and stabilization

Published: Sept. 27, 2017, 7:23 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 16 seconds

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Climate Resilience in the Latin American City

Published: Sept. 14, 2017, 6:40 p.m.
Duration: 20 minutes 45 seconds

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CID 2025 Global Growth Projections

Published: June 28, 2017, 7:46 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 40 seconds

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Human mobility: potential and resistance

Published: May 17, 2017, 8:08 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 34 seconds

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Connectography: Mapping the Future of Global Civilization

Published: May 10, 2017, 9:10 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 11 seconds

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Full Seminar Audio: Violence, Insecurity, and Development in Latin America

Published: May 5, 2017, 4 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 2 minutes 50 seconds

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Interview: Violence, Insecurity, and Development in Latin America

Published: May 4, 2017, 7:52 p.m.
Duration: 22 minutes 46 seconds

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Economic policy in Brazil - prospects for recovery after the crisis

Published: April 27, 2017, 8:06 p.m.
Duration: 8 minutes 55 seconds

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Made in Mexico: The Path Ahead for Trade and Migration Issues

Published: April 20, 2017, 7:02 p.m.
Duration: 10 minutes 50 seconds

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Full Seminar Audio: Inequality, Crime and Development in Latin America

Published: March 30, 2017, 6:59 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 15 minutes 30 seconds

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Full Seminar Audio: Gangs, Guns, Drugs, & Development in Latin America

Published: March 30, 2017, 6:46 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 29 minutes 4 seconds

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Full Seminar Audio: Corruption, Impunity & Development in Latin America

Published: March 30, 2017, 6:28 p.m.
Duration: 1 hour 16 minutes 19 seconds

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Peace through Entrepreneurship: Investing in a Start-up Culture for Security and Development

Published: March 30, 2017, 5:44 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 22 seconds

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Benefiting from Return Migration: Effects of Return Migration on Non-migrants' Wages and Employment

Published: March 23, 2017, 2:23 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 46 seconds

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Building an award winning NGO: the challenges and reality behind the dream to make a difference

Published: March 15, 2017, 3:16 p.m.
Duration: 25 minutes 19 seconds

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Practical Economics - Economic Transformation and Government Reform in Georgia

Published: March 9, 2017, 5:01 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 1 second

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How Some Rustbelt Cities are Becoming the Smartest Places on Earth and Why it Matters

Published: March 1, 2017, 7:14 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 51 seconds

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Building State Capability - Evidence, Analysis, Action

Published: Feb. 21, 2017, 7:21 p.m.
Duration: 28 minutes 37 seconds

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Political Prisoners and Torture in Venezuela: The Experience of an HKS Alumnus & Political Prisoner

Published: Feb. 16, 2017, 7:10 p.m.
Duration: 21 minutes 9 seconds

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Productive Transformation in LATAM & Strategic Participation in Global Value Chains: An OECD view

Published: Feb. 9, 2017, 7:05 p.m.
Duration: 13 minutes 58 seconds

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How Political and Social Change Happens and how Individuals and Organizations can Influence it

Published: Feb. 2, 2017, 9:31 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 26 seconds

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Interview: Gangs, Guns, Drugs, and Development in Latin America

Published: Jan. 26, 2017, 6:02 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 35 seconds

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Interview: Corruption, Impunity & Development in Latin America

Published: Jan. 19, 2017, 6:51 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 46 seconds

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Too Small to Fail: Why Small Countries are Outperforming Larger Ones and What Lessons can be Learned

Published: Jan. 12, 2017, 3:24 p.m.
Duration: 16 minutes 13 seconds

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Empowering Human Capital and Institutions through Higher Education

Published: Jan. 5, 2017, 4:50 p.m.
Duration: 15 minutes 56 seconds

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Education for People and Planet: Creating Sustainable Futures for All

Published: Dec. 16, 2016, 8:43 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 28 seconds

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Venezuela: How an Oil Rich Country Went Bust and the Roadmap to Get It Back on Track

Published: Dec. 9, 2016, 2:16 p.m.
Duration: 18 minutes 3 seconds

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City SMARTup: New Tools to Fire Up Your Smart City Project

Published: Nov. 30, 2016, 2:14 p.m.
Duration: 19 minutes 7 seconds

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Efficient and Inclusive Urbanization in China Requires a Leading Role for the Big Cities

Published: Nov. 23, 2016, 2:26 p.m.
Duration: 17 minutes 55 seconds

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Making a Mark and Achieving Your Highest Potential in the Development Sector

Published: Oct. 12, 2016, 11:49 p.m.
Duration: 14 minutes 18 seconds

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Integrating Nutrition and Agriculture to Address Malnutrition in Rwanda

Published: Oct. 3, 2016, 10:57 p.m.
Duration: 12 minutes 31 seconds

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A New Era for Development Assistance: How are NGOs Adapting? Charles MacCormack, Save the Children

Published: Sept. 22, 2016, 3:13 p.m.
Duration: 9 minutes 27 seconds

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