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News articles about J-PAL and our Press Releases 
September 24, 2014 -
International Growth Centre

Rachel Glennerster discusses sustainable development in this video from IGC Growth Week 2014.

September 23, 2014 -
Spectrum

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has populated nearly half its “Generation Next” list—which celebrates 25 economists under the age of 45—with MIT faculty and alumni.

September 15, 2014 -
Livemint

There is significant potential for improving revenue collection through social recognition programmes.

September 10, 2014 -
New York Times

Diplomats are facing a “100 times good” temptation as they work to establish new United Nations global objectives for development, known as Sustainable Development Goals, that will help set an overarching narrative for the world’s progress for the next 15 years.

September 9, 2014 -
The Guardian

Results from a study by J-PAL affiliate Michael Callen suggest that tests could help screen for unmotivated public servants.

September 5, 2014 -
CNBC Africa

Rachel Glennerster discusses the economic impact of Ebola on Sierra Leone's food and market prices.

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.