Student Resources

Course Guide

The Guide to Courses Related to Democratic Governance, Innovation, and Technology identifies courses offered by the faculties of Harvard Kennedy School, Harvard University, and area schools that are relevant to the study of democratic governance and innovation, and the intersection of technology and governance. Updated for the 2019-20 academic year, the guide is designed to support students’ course selections and provide information about available opportunities. 

Case Studies

Developed by Harvard Kennedy School’s Case Program, Ash Center case studies describe innovations in government and democratic governance around the world. These cases are prepared for use in classroom discussion and are useful tools for practitioners.

Government Innovators Network

The Government Innovators Network is an online marketplace of ideas and examples of government innovation for policymakers and practitioners. The Network houses a database of winners and finalists of the Innovations in American Government Awards and stimulates new ideas through its webinars, newsletter, and other publications.