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Events

We host events around the world and online to share results and policy lessons from randomized evaluations, build new partnerships between researchers and practitioners, and train organizations on how to design and conduct randomized evaluations, and use evidence from impact evaluations.

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Southeast Asia, Workshop or Training

Evaluasi Program Sosial - Makassar (Evaluating Social Programs)

Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia, Faculty of Business and Economy, Universitas Hasanuddin (Unhas)

15 November 2017 to 17 November 2017
| Makassar, South Sulawesi, Indonesia

Indonesian: Melalui 3 hari pelatihan, peserta akan diperkenalkan pada beberapa topik dalam merancang eksperimen. English: During this course, attendees will be introduced to several topics related to the design of randomized evaluations.

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Africa, Dissemination

Teaching at the Right Level Webinar Series: Session 2 - Assessment

27 October 2017 | Webinar

On Friday, October 27 at 8:30 AM EDT, Wilima Wadhwa (Director, ASER Centre), Sara Ruto (Director, PAL Network), and Rachel Glennerster (Executive Director, J-PAL) will present on Assessment during the second installment of the Teaching at the Right Level webinar series.

Southeast Asia, Workshop or Training

Evaluasi Program Sosial - Banda Aceh (Evaluating Social Programs)

Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia, Statistics Program - FMIPA Universitas Syiah Kuala (Unsyiah), Social and Cultural Research Center (PPISB Unsiyah), Aceh Public Administration Institute (PKP2A LAN Aceh), Aceh Regional Development Planning Agency (Bappeda Aceh)

17 October 2017 to 19 October 2017
| Banda Aceh, Indonesia

Indonesian: Melalui 3 hari pelatihan, peserta akan diperkenalkan pada beberapa topik dalam merancang eksperimen. English: During this course, attendees will be introduced to several topics related to the design of randomized evaluations.

North America, Dissemination

Coming apart? Lives of the rich and poor over time in the United States

28 September 2017 | MIT Building 4-270 and webcast live

Income inequality in the United States has increased consistently since the 1980s, but has this growing economic gap led to larger cultural distance between the rich and poor? On September 28, 2017, Co-Chair of J-PAL's Labor Markets sector Marianne Bertrand discussed how the lives and attitudes of the rich and poor have diverged from the 1960s to the 2010s, using results from a machine learning...

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Africa, Dissemination

Teaching at the Right Level Webinar Series: Session 1 - What is Teaching at the Right Level

Hosted by: J-PAL Africa

30 August 2017 | Webinar

Are you part of an implementing organization or government that is frustrated by inadequate gains in learning outcomes? Are you interested in learning about an effective strategy to improve basic literacy and numeracy? Join us for the first in a series of webinars about Pratham's Teaching at the Right Level (TaRL) methodology.

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Southeast Asia, Dissemination

Using Mixed Methods to Unpack the Black Box of a Social Accountability RCT: Early Findings from the Transparency for Development (T4D) Project in Indonesia

Hosted by: J-PAL Southeast Asia, LPEM FEB UI

1 August 2017 | LPEM FEB UI, Ali Wardhana Building 7th fl., University of Indonesia campus, Jl. Salemba Raya No. 4, Jakarta

Can communities play a role in strengthening service delivery? Does empowering citizens to engage in transparency and accountability activities lead to improvement in health outcomes?

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North America, Workshop or Training

Advanced Workshop: Designing, Conducting, and Analyzing Field Experiments

Hosted by: J-PAL Global

1 August 2017 to 3 August 2017
| MIT, Cambridge, MA, US

Columbia University Professor of Political Science and J-PAL affiliate Donald P. Green will teach an advanced workshop on designing, conducting, and analyzing field experiments.