Économie Politique Gouvernance

Le secteur Économie Politique & Gouvernance de J-PAL évalue des politiques visant à améliorer la gestion des affaires publiques et l’offre de services qui s’y rapportent. Parmi les sujets étudiés, on trouve la participation politique, la corruption et les capacités étatiques. 

   

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Peace, Recovery, and Reconciliation: Randomized Evaluations in Post-Conflict Environments

Twenty-five years ago, Sierra Leone plunged into a decade-long civil war, during which neighbor turned on neighbor, 50,000 people were killed, and over half the population had to flee their homes....

Publication

Governance Initiative Review Paper

The Governance Review Paper summarizes empirically rigorous academic literature on political economy and governance issues in low-income countries and identifies gaps in the literature which...

Publication

Paying for Performance

Performance pay for tax officials in Punjab, Pakistan significantly increased tax revenues without harming taxpayer satisfaction.

Lesson

Participation communautaire

While increased community participation has been advocated as a way to improve the quality of public projects and services, evidence from randomized evaluations provides very mixed results about its...

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Oriana Bandiera

Oriana Bandiera est professeure associée d’économie à la London School of Economics. Elle est spécialisée dans la conception d’expériences de terrain qui permettent d’évaluer comment le comportement...

Évaluation

Voting and Habit Formation in the United States

Using a randomized evaluation, researchers found that face-to-face canvassing and direct mail appeals significantly increased voter turnout not only during the election year but also in the election...

Publication

Community Grants for the Next Generation

Community block grants improved health and education in Indonesian villages, and adding performance incentives sped up improvements in health.

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