The Aspen Institute is an educational and policy studies organization based in Washington, DC. Its mission is to foster leadership based on enduring values and to provide a nonpartisan venue for dealing with critical issues.

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Event | October 1, 2014 |
Economic Opportunities Program
Lack of affordable, reliable, and efficient transportation options is one of the most common challenges for low-income workers and job seekers, and, by extension, their employers. Americans spend an... Read More
ANDE is a member-driven organization housed within the Aspen Institute. Our members are leading intermediaries (firms providing capital and/or business development services), funders, and experts who... Read More
The Aspen Institute Energy and Environment Program provides nonpartisan leadership and a neutral forum for improving energy and environmental policy making through intentional, values-based dialogue... Read More
Blog Post | October 1, 2014 | Alice Lee
The Affordable Care Act (ACA) and Medicaid expansion represent a significant opportunity to produce better health and economic stability for children and parents together. A new report titled... Read More
Video | September 30, 2014
The Foundation Presidents’ Series hosts a conversation with Christopher Oechsli, president and CEO of the Atlantic Philanthropies, moderated by Jane Wales, vice president of Philanthropy and Society... Read More
Blog Post | October 1, 2014 | Caitlin Colegrove
Last week’s People’s Climate March in New York City has been heralded by organizers as the largest climate change demonstration in history. Is a mass gathering of this size indicative of a shift away... Read More
Business and Society Program
STAFFDana Caryl, Program 212.895.8004Rebecca Darr, Senior Fellow, Corporate Programsrebecca.darr@aspeninstitute.org212.895.8013Laurie Gray, Director of... Read More
Business and Society Program
Pictured above at the 2013 Symposium (on stage left to right): Richard Lyons, Dean, Haas School of Business, University of California - Berkeley; Sally Blount, Dean,... Read More
Publication | September 25, 2014 | Alexander N. Pan
Aspen Network of Development Entrepreneurs
This report focuses on what differentiates an invention-based entrepreneur from traditional entrepreneurs and highlights what support invention-based entrepreneurs require, what resources ... Read More