Our work focuses on:
Improving lives by accelerating medical research and promoting wellness and prevention.
Promoting effective financial markets that foster entrepreneurship and economic growth.
Identifying factors and public policies that drive job creation and increase regional prosperity.

The Institute's Asia Center hosted a Financial Innovations Lab® to find ways to engage new forms of capital to broaden investment in malnutrition intervention.

A look at how giant airlines are finally covering costs, a plan for managing risk in drug development through philanthropy, the seawater desalination situation in California, views on whether the rise in extreme wealth undermines growth, and much more.

Our annual Best-Performing Cities index for 2015 shows that tech is tops, as U.S. cities that excel in innovation increasingly drive the nation’s economic dynamism.

Milken Institute researchers conducted one of the most thorough analyses of the landscape of R&D spending in California. We propose ideas for spurring businesses to continue and intensify their research activity.

March 1 - 2, 2016

The Summit will foster greater unity of mission among the institutions involved in public health, raise public awareness, demonstrate the social and economic benefits of the field, and reaffirm a global commitment to preserving the health of all people.

January 26, 2016

Former Moscow correspondent and bureau chief Marvin Kalb discussed his new book at this Milken Institute Forum.

May 1 - 4, 2016

Leaders from around the globe will convene at Global Conference to explore solutions to pressing challenges in financial markets, industry sectors, health, government and education. 

December 8, 2015

The Summit brought together key business and policy leaders to forge partnerships and devise solutions to address the state’s biggest challenges and ensure that California remains a destination for business and innovation.