Our Global Network

The Pearson Institute and its researchers collaborate with organizations around the world to achieve its mission through research, education, and engagement.


Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD)

Center for Global Development 

Centre for Economic Policy Research

DT Institute

Evidence in Governance and Politics

Global Development Network

Households in Conflict Network

Innovations for Poverty Action

Institute for the Study of Labor

International Rescue Committee

Liberia’s Ministry of Internal Affairs

MIT’s Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab 

National Bureau of Economic Research  

Scholars Strategy Network   

The Senator George J. Mitchell Institute for Global Peace, Security and Justice  

Swedish Development Policy Council      

Uganda’s Office of the Prime Minister

UN Peacebuilding Fund


Universidad de los Andes


Becker Friedman Institute

The Becker Friedman Institute at the University of Chicago (BFI) inspires, refines, and shares research that illuminates our most challenging economic and societal problems. 

Center for Latin American Studies

The University of Chicago Center for Latin American Studies (CLAS) brings together faculty and students across the University in research, teaching, and public engagement.

Crime Lab

The Crime Lab, part of the University of Chicago Urban Labs, partners with civic and community leaders to design, test, and scale promising programs and policies to reduce crime and violence. 


An independent research organization at the University of Chicago, NORC delivers reliable data and rigorous analysis to guide critical programmatic, business, and policy decisions. 

Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge

The Stevanovich Institute on the Formation of Knowledge (SIFK) unites scholars to study the process of knowledge formation and transmittal from antiquity to the present day and to explore how this history shapes the modern world.

Climate effects in Iran

A Muslim man is crying.

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