Author: James Allen Smith
In nearly a century of activity in the field of economics, the Foundation initiated new research centers and training programs around the world.
What began as a philanthropic fund to honor its namesake became an early force in the social sciences.
Partnering with public agencies to encourage efficient administration in state, county, and local governments.
Convenings at Bellagio have tackled global challenges of every sort, from trade and finance to public health, agriculture, and food security.
The nation’s parks, perhaps our most remarkable public resource, have a history of development through private giving.
Is private wealth an obstacle to democracy? Fifty years ago, Congress thought so.