Raja Rafi, MPA ‘18: Mitigating the Economic Effects of COVID-19 in Emerging Markets of the Global South
On the whole, my time at CIPA immensely added to my intellectual growth. Particularly speaking, it instilled in me a commitment to public service and the realization that how through collaborative efforts issues of imminent global concern can be addressed. The current pandemic has brought the nature of most collective problems bare for all of us to see and observe. The courses on international policy and management were eye-openers and the recent pandemic has made the content of those class discussions ever more relevant.