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News articles about J-PAL and our Press Releases 
August 31, 2014 -
The Hindu

The CBSE’s system needs a “thorough review,” according to an evaluation by J-PAL and the Government of Haryana.

August 28, 2014 -
International Business Times

Five J-PAL affiliates have been named on the IMF's list of "25 Brightest Young Economists."

August 25, 2014 -
Livemint

Government schools in Bihar group children by level of learning instead of age to improve outcomes.

August 21, 2014 -
WNPR News

Researchers discuss the psychology of poverty and what’s being done to combat its stresses.

August 17, 2014 -
Skoll World Forum

Well-designed randomized evaluations can help us to understand the complexity of real-world problems.

August 17, 2014 -
The World Bank

Saving is possible even for the very poor, but what makes it so difficult?

August 8, 2014 -
The New York Times

Seema Jayachandran and Rohini Pande examine why stunting rates are so high in India.

August 8, 2014 -
The Times of India

The Chief Minister of Tamil Nadu announced a partnership with J-PAL to assess the efficacy of state government programs.

August 6, 2014 -
Harvard Buisness School Working Knowledge

Nava Ashraf explains why it makes sense for field researchers to coproduce knowledge with the people they study and serve.

August 6, 2014 -
IGC

Abhijit Banerjee discusses the emerging economic and social challenges in India.