Wednesday, February 7, 2018
How does J-PAL support governments in using evidence to drive innovation and increase effectiveness? Find out how and read more stories in our newsletter.
Tuesday, February 6, 2018
Bandhan-Konnagar's multifaceted Graduation Program has been evaluated by J-PAL affiliates and found to be effective at providing pathways for the poorest to graduate out of extreme poverty.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
Discover new research by J-PAL affiliates on diffusion of agricultural information in Mali, increasing community college completion rates in the United States, and more.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018
J-PAL Director Esther Duflo discusses the importance of economists engaging with the logistics how policies are implemented rather than just what the policy is.
Sunday, February 4, 2018 - MIT News
MIT profiles J-PAL affiliate David Atkin's work on economic trade and development.
Wednesday, January 31, 2018 - INSEAD
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - MIT Sloan
J-PAL affiliates and coauthors are launching a randomized evaluation of universal basic income in Kenya.
Tuesday, January 30, 2018 - J-PAL
Monday, January 29, 2018 - Chalkbeat
Recent work on the learning gains from tutoring by J-PAL affiliates finds modest gains, compared to a much cited study from 1984.
Friday, January 26, 2018 - WBUR
A randomized evaluation of a workplace wellness program finds no benefits from the program, contradicting results from earlier observational studies.
Friday, January 26, 2018 - MIT News
J-PAL North America's new competition will help US education leaders identify technology-based solutions to key challenges in education.
Friday, January 26, 2018 - Bloomberg
Affiliate Damon Jones found that workplace wellness programs are not very effective at improving employees' health or lowering their health-care costs.