The production of goods and services related to sports is a significant part of the world economy. In the United States alone, sports were estimated to contribute around $50 billion to GDP in 2005. The Center for International Development at Harvard University has launched a collaborative research project with the International Centre for Sport Security to examine the factors that influence the development of a robust and sustainable sports sector. More

The Growth Lab works to understand the dynamics of growth and to translate those insights into more effective policymaking in developing countries.

Building State Capability
The Building State Capability (BSC) program researches new strategies and tactics to build the capability of public organizations to execute and implement.