Secteurs

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Secteurs

Conseillé par des Chaires scientifiques, tous professeurs affiliés, nos secteurs guident les activités de recherche, de diffusion politique et de formation. Ils gèrent les initiatives qui financent des évaluations randomisées et organisent des événements, conférences, séminaires en ligne et ateliers de formation dans le monde entier.

Farmers plow fields in Kenya.

Évaluation

Firm and Market Response to Saving Constraints: Evidence from the Kenyan Dairy Industry

In response to lack of access to savings products, farmers often rely on informal savings mechanisms. But how much do farmers value these savings services? In partnership with a local dairy...

Youth in Chicago's Becoming a man program

News

Audio: On the Knife's Edge: Using Therapy To Address Violence Among Teens

Co-Chair of J-PAL's Crime, Violence, and Conflict sector, Jens Ludwig, discusses his research on how Cognitive Behavioral Therapy helped reduce violence among students in Chicago.

Students working together on a laptop.

Évaluation

Books or Laptops? The Cost-Effectiveness of Shifting from Printed to Digital Delivery of Educational Content

The impact of technology use in education is an increasingly salient topic around the world. Researchers partnered with the Honduran government, who introduced a school laptop program, to evaluate...

Smiling woman with three children

Évaluation

The Health Impacts and Effective Delivery of Maternal Cash Transfers in Myanmar

When children do not receive adequate nourishment in the first years of life, it can impair their physical and cognitive development and have long-term consequences on their earnings and productivity.

News

Skills for Youth Program

The Skills for Youth Program (SYP) seeks to identify and rigorously evaluate innovative solutions designed to improve youth employment in Latin America. Specifically, one of its goals will be to be...

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Paul Niehaus

Paul Niehaus est professeur assistant au département d’économie de l'University of California, San Diego. Ses recherches portent sur les prestations sociales et la corruption dans les pays en...

Polling location with privacy screen reading "Vote"

Event

The Science (and Pseudoscience) of Winning Elections

In the lead-up to the US presidential election, the third lecture of the D²P²: Data. Decisions. Public Policy. series featured J-PAL affiliated professor Donald Green (Columbia) speaking on “The...