Our Research

The Frederick S. Pardee Center for the Study of the Longer-Range Future at Boston University conducts interdisciplinary and policy-relevant research on a wide range of issues that are important contributors to improvements in the human condition. The Center seeks to disseminate the collective knowledge and experience of scholars and practitioners in an effort to ensure that decisions made today lead to better outcomes tomorrow.

Read more about our current and past research.

The Pardee Center also produces a number of publications, often directly related to our research initiatives. Videos of most Pardee Center events, including our regular series of Pardee House Seminars, are available on our multimedia page.