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North America, Dissemination
Income inequality in the United States has increased consistently since the 1980s, but has this growing economic gap led to larger cultural distance between the rich and poor? On September 28, 2017, Co-Chair of J-PAL's Labor Markets sector Marianne Bertrand discussed how the lives and attitudes of the rich and poor have diverged from the 1960s to the 2010s, using results from a machine learning...
Hosted by: J-PAL Africa
Are you part of an implementing organization or government that is frustrated by inadequate gains in learning outcomes? Are you interested in learning about an effective strategy to improve basic literacy and numeracy? Join us for the first in a series of webinars about Pratham's Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) methodology.
Southeast Asia, Dissemination
Using Mixed Methods to Unpack the Black Box of a Social Accountability RCT: Early Findings from the Transparency for Development (T4D) Project in Indonesia
Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia, LPEM FEB UI
Can communities play a role in strengthening service delivery? Does empowering citizens to engage in transparency and accountability activities lead to improvement in health outcomes?
North America, Workshop or Training
Hosted by: J-PAL Global
Columbia University Professor of Political Science and J-PAL affiliate Donald P. Green will teach an advanced workshop on designing, conducting, and analyzing field experiments.
Southeast Asia, Workshop or Training
Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia, International Regional Science Association (IRSA) International Institute
Although the idea of impact evaluation is intuitively simple to grasp, in practice there are many pitfalls that can bias results, or otherwise hinder our ability to answer important questions: at best, these can make the impact evaluation uninformative, and at worst, they can be misleading.
Africa, Workshop or Training
Hosted by: J-PAL Africa
This five-day program on evaluating social programs will provide a thorough understanding of randomized evaluations and pragmatic step-by-step training for conducting one’s own evaluation.The course is designed for managers and researchers from NGOs, governments, international development organizations, and foundations from around the world, as well as trained economists looking to retool.
South Asia, Workshop or Training
J-PAL/ CLEAR South Asia is organising its annual Executive Education course. This five-day course provides participants a thorough understanding of impact evaluations and a pragmatic step-by-step guidance on conducting one’s own evaluation. It focuses on evaluation methods and techniques and cover topics including M&E theory and practices, Evaluation design and Sampling Techniques.