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On April 24, J-PAL will host a Research Webinar with Jens Ludwig (University of Chicago), who will present findings from his study on the Becoming a Man (BAM) program in Chicago.

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J-PAL@TEN event

On December 7, 2013 J-PAL marked its tenth anniversary with a day of short talks, videos, and panel discussions from researchers, policymakers, and staff.

Watch the videos here...
New Policy Briefcase: Insuring the Uninsured

Covering the uninsured with Medicaid increased the use of health care, diminished financial strain, and reduced depression.

Read the briefcase here...
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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News

April 17 - MIT News

Michael Greenstone makes the case for the use of RCTs in environmental economics.

April 5 - The Economist

Teaching those who cannot read how to vote makes for cleaner, fairer elections.