Democratic Governance
The Ash Center's Democratic Governance program explores the relationships between democratic governance and the persistence of urgent social problems.  MORE >
Featured Research
> January 23, 2014
Has the Door Closed on Arab Democracy?

Article by Prof. Tarek Masoud

Program Spotlight
Democracy in Hard Places

Exploring the structural relationships in democratic practices in the developed and developing world

News & Events
> January 27, 2015
GovTech.com: #Hack4Congress: Can This Not-Just-for-Technologists Event Fix Congress?

Featuring the Ash Center

> January 14, 2015
Harvard Gazette: Paris tragedy provides an opening for conversation

Featuring Muriel Rouyer

> December 30, 2014
The Guardian: 2014: a good year for democracy?

Featuring Pippa Norris

> December 29, 2014
Washington Post: The Best Middle East Political Science Books of 2014

Featuring Tarek Masoud