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Richard Thaler Delivers 2021 Gustav Pollack Lecture

May 6, 2021
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HKS' Todd Rogers sits with Nobel Prize-winning economist Richard Thaler for a conversation on the revised edition of Thaler's best-selling book Nudge, and the newest ideas coming out of the field of behavioral science. You can watch this year's Gustav Pollack lecture here.

Harvard Kennedy School Mourns the Passing of Gustave “Gus” Hauser

February 24, 2021
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One of Harvard’s leading benefactors left an indelible imprint on HKS students.

Gustave M. Hauser—who with his wife Rita established the Hauser Center for Nonprofit Organizations in 1997, endowed two faculty positions, supported extended visits by prominent public leaders, and funded the recent space renovation for the Center for Public Leadership—passed away February 14, 2021, after a long illness.... Read more about Harvard Kennedy School Mourns the Passing of Gustave “Gus” Hauser