Thursday, April 5, 2018
J-PAL North America’s new policy Briefcase summarizes evidence from randomized evaluations of summer youth employment programs in the United States, J-PAL welcomes four new affiliates, and more in our latest newsletter.
Friday, March 16, 2018
J-PAL affiliate Rebecca Dizon-Ross discusses her research from Malawi on providing parents with information on their children’s academic performance.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018
Catch up on research from J-PAL affiliates on the causal impacts of religiosity in the Philippines, the sustained impacts of cash transfers in Malawi, and more.
Wednesday, March 14, 2018
A study by J-PAL affiliates on Pakistan’s civil servants showed that incentivizing officers with a posting of their own choice remarkably improved their performance.
Thursday, April 19, 2018 - The Wire
J-PAL South Asia Senior Policy Manager Gautam Patel discusses an ongoing evaluation of an urban sanitation project in Odisha, India.
Monday, April 16, 2018 - American Economic Association
El estudio de la Profesora Afiliada de J-PAL, Claudia Martinez A., "Entrenamiento y Capital para Micro-Emprendedores en Chile" fue publicado en el número de Abril del American Economic Journal:...
Friday, April 6, 2018 - IndiaSpend
Rukmini Banerji, CEO of Pratham, an NGO J-PAL has partnered with on several evaluations, discusses education in India, including a randomized evaluation of the impact of math games in pre-school.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - La Segunda
El periódico chileno "La Segunda" retrata el trabajo del Director Científico de J-PAL LAC, Fracisco Gallego.
Thursday, April 5, 2018 - J-PAL
J-PAL North America’s new policy Briefcase summarizes evidence from randomized evaluations of summer youth employment programs in the United States, J-PAL welcomes four new affiliates, and more in...
Sunday, April 1, 2018 - Times of India
J-PAL affiliated researchers have partnered with the Maharashtra Pollution Control Board to make information about industries' pollution levels publicly available.
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Friday, March 30, 2018 - Pacific Standard
J-PAL affiliate Nicholas Bloom found that working from home led to a 13% performance increase.
Wednesday, March 28, 2018 - J-PAL