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Gran parte de nuestros esfuerzos, resultados y logros son frecuentemente publicados en variados lugares del mundo en blogs, prensa escrita, podcasts y contenido en línea, entre otros.

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The Life-and-Death Consequences of Summer Jobs Programs

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - Politico

For years, big-city mayors have touted the virtues of summer jobs programs for disadvantaged youth. They often work, just not as expected. POLITICO covers what we know from randomized evaluations of...

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Lessons from the Poverty Action Lab

Thursday, September 21, 2017 - The Practice

J-PAL affiliate James Greiner and J-PAL Executive Director Rachel Glennerster discuss randomized evaluation research on topics from child marriage to microcredit.

A new study debunks one of the biggest arguments against basic income

Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Vox

Vox covers a randomized evaluation which found that providing food aid caused food prices to drop in many rural villages in Mexico.

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Empowering Girls

Monday, September 18, 2017 - Project Syndicate

This opinion piece cites evidence from J-PAL affiliates on providing incentives to delay child marriage in Bangladesh.

September 2017 Research Newsletter

Monday, September 18, 2017 - J-PAL

Read up on the latest research from J-PAL affiliates on topics from public-private partnerships for education to rainfall index insurance.

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MIT researchers zero in on Sushma Swaraj's Vidisha

Sunday, September 17, 2017 - The Indian Express

J-PAL affiliates plan to pilot an evaluation of interventions to improve police efficiency in the Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh.

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Study of Education Technology Finds Mixed Results

Thursday, September 14, 2017 - THE Journal

THE Journal summarizes findings for J-PAL affiliate and staff co-authored literature review of education technology.

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Texting, Personalization, Free Computers for All: New Report Tells Where Ed Tech Works — and Fails

Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - The 74 Million

J-PAL affiliate Phil Oreopoulos discusses his co-authored literature review of education technology interventions with education news site The 74 Million.

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