What is the Hertie School Policy Lab?

The Policy Lab is a solution space for policy challenges, designed for learning, collaboration, and experimentation, where science meets practice. 

True to our commitment to provide practice-oriented teaching, the Lab brings real-world policy challenges into the classroom and gives students the chance to work on projects that resemble the ones they will encounter at their jobs upon graduation.

The Lab is also a hub of policy innovation, bringing to the public debate arena the results of the projects on which students work for an entire semester under the guidance of faculty and practitioners.

Here are the activities taking place in the Lab in the first phase of the project (more to come soon!):