A nonpartisan think tank, we transform ideas into action by convening influential decision - makers and conducting economic research to solve urgent global challenges

We work to improve lives by accelerating medical research and promoting wellness and prevention.

Capital Access

We promote effective financial markets that foster entrepreneurship and economic growth.

Job Creation

We focus on the factors and public policies that drive job creation and increase regional prosperity.


Healthy Savings: MedTech and the Economic Burden of Disease documents medical technology's impact on the economic burden of disease.

Effective Government and Economic Expansion: How California Is Improving Permitting and Communication to Spur Business identifies efforts to reduce the burden of opening or expanding a business in California.


What consequences does the world’s aging population mean for individuals, communities and countries? Read a book by our President, Paul Irving, on The Upside of Aging

Globalbanking.org is the go-to online resource for trends, data and analysis related to banking systems worldwide. 

Financing projects through the crowd is getting easier. Read our take: Crowdfunding: Maximizing the Promise and Minimizing the Peril.

August 21, 2014

See the video: As the state endures one of the worst droughts in history, residents look for answers about the future of the region's water supply. At this forum, co-hosted with KPCC, experts discuss strategies to ensure access to H2O.

September 18 - 19, 2014

This inaugural Summit in Singapore, one of the Milken Institute's signature events, will illuminate the forces shaping the times we live in – and the future.
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October 28, 2014

What's ahead for Europe and the global economy? Find out at our London Summit, where many of the world's most prominent opinion makers, executives, investors and philanthropists will gather.
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November 16 - 18, 2014

Be a part of medical research's most forward-thinking, outcomes-oriented, and patient-focused event.
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On September 18-19, CEOs, major investors, heads of sovereign wealth funds, philanthropists and other leaders from around the world will meet for our first-ever Asia Summit. Panels include prosperity and risk in Asia-Pac, Asia’s new crop of political leaders, and the region's prognosis for health innovation. Read the press release.

Energy and Commerce Committee Chairman Fred Upton led a roundtable discussion about opportunities to accelerate the discovery, development, and delivery of new cures and treatments to the patients who need them. See more here.

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