News articles about J-PAL and our Press Releases 
October 3, 2015 -
The Tribune India

India is also on track to deworm 75 percent of schoolchildren by 2020.

September 29, 2015 -
Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis

Amy Finkelstein talks about randomized controlled trials, health-care spending, and efficient care delivery.

September 25, 2015 -

Looking at data from 13 countries, Abhijit Banerjee and colleagues found that the poor find ways to purchase things they enjoy.

September 24, 2015 -
The New York Times

J-PAL's Environment & Energy Sector Chair, Michael Greenstone, makes the case for environmental regulation.

September 24, 2015 -
The Atlantic

Unconditional cash transfers can be an effective means of reducing poverty.

September 17, 2015 -
Freakonomics Radio

Cognitive behavioral therapy and cash incentives reduced criminal behavior among men in Liberia.

September 15, 2015 -
Deutsche Welle

Abhijit Banerjee is interviewed about the Sustainable Development Goals.

September 10, 2015 -
Freakonomics Radio

Can cognitive behavioral therapy replace more expensive, complicated crime-prevention programs?

September 9, 2015 -
The MIT Tech

The WZB Berlin Social Science Center honored Duflo for her studies on poverty alleviation.

September 1, 2015 -
PBS NewsHour

Raj Chetty discusses evidence that moving children out of low-income neighborhoods can improve their prospects as adults.