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On Tuesday, November 4 at 1 p.m. EST, J-PAL will host a Research Webinar with Tavneet Suri (MIT), who will present findings from her study on loans for rainwater harvesting tanks in Kenya.

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J-PAL's mission is to reduce poverty by ensuring that policy is informed by scientific evidence.

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Cash transfers directed to female caregivers in Nicaragua led to gains in child-development outcomes that persisted beyond the duration of the program.

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Running Randomized Evaluations

A practical guide to running randomized evaluations from J-PAL's Executive Director Rachel Glennerster and Kudzai Takavarasha

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October 29 - MIT News

Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel will receive an honorary knighthood from Queen Elizabeth II.

October 23 - MIT Spectrum

Amy Finkelstein talks about the results of the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment.