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Perspectives Blog

Clearing out the gray to deliver transparent solutions. That’s what we do as we bring clarity to answering the world’s toughest challenges. 

Blogging about our perspectives on issues — from affordable housing, child trauma and coastal restoration to universal health coverage, gender equality, blockchain technology, HIV/AIDS, influenza and more — invites readers to react and benefit from our thinking each and every day.

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Want to Get Ahead in Your Career? Speak Up!

In the first few days of my summer internship at Abt, my department VP told me the best advice he …
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To Make Progress on Housing, Break Down Those Walls!

Jeffrey Lubell, J.D.
Principal Associate and Director of Housing and Community Initiatives, Social & Economic Policy
Jeffrey Lubell
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U.S. Leaves Paris Agreement, so Now What?

Edward Hoyt
Principal Associate, International Development
Edward Hoyt
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Deep and Wide? Or Wide and Shallow?

Graham Teskey
Principal Global Lead, Governance
Graham Teskey
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The Role of Public Charter Schools in Career Preparation …

Julie Strawn Principal Associate, Social and Economic Policy   Justin Baer Principal Associate, …
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Mind the Gap: Strategies for Public-Private Partnerships …

The world invests approximately $2.5 trillion per year on transportation, power, water, and …
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Accelerating Private Sector Investment for Asia's Clean …

I’m here at the Asia Clean Energy Forum in Manila, Philippines, where more than 1,500 leaders from …
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Want Healthier Eating? Evidence Shows Limiting Choice Wo …

Jacob A. Klerman
Principal Associate, Social & Economic Policy
Jacob A. Klerman
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Addressing Climate Change in Asia: How Companies Are Tak …

Mikell O'Mealy
Senior Associate, International Development
Mikell O'Mealy
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AAPOR 2017: The Value of Face-to-Face Time in a Digital …

In 2014, I was working in a small team at an academic survey unit, managing the college’s survey …
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Are There Global Approaches to Addressing Child Trauma?

Children face challenges as they grow and develop – and some can have lasting effects that can …