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.

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Lesson

Protecting Farmers from Weather-Based Risk

Weather index insurance protects farmers against losses from extreme weather and facilitates investment in their farms, but randomized evaluations have shown low demand for these products at market...

Évaluation

The Impact of Cognitive Behavioral Therapy and Cash Transfers on High-Risk Young Men in Liberia

To understand the potential effectiveness of CBT among adults in fragile states, researchers evaluated the impact of a short-term CBT program and the distribution of unconditional cash transfers on...

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Évaluation

Learning the Value of Education in the Dominican Republic

How important are the returns to education in determining schooling decisions? Do students have accurate information about these returns when they choose whether to continue schooling?

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Lesson

Microcredit

Seven randomized evaluations from around the world show that microcredit does not have a transformative impact on poverty, but it can give low-income households more freedom in optimizing the ways...

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Évaluation

Améliorer la santé de tous, Ouganda

Objectif : étudier si un service de santé au porte à porte offrant des interventions simples peut permettre de réduire la mortalité et la morbidité de régions rurales et périurbaines d'Ouganda.

Lesson

Early Childhood Stimulation

Early childhood stimulation programs implemented at home can contribute to children’s cognitive and socio-emotional development, ultimately enabling them to improve on a number of future life...

Publication

Pave The Way

Paving streets in marginalized neighborhoods in Mexico increased property values, allowing households to purchase more home appliances and vehicles and to invest more in home improvements....

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Évaluation

Culture and Incentives: Does Performance Pay Impact Productivity, Work Quality, or Firm Profitability in Ghana?

Incentive (or performance-based) pay has been shown to increase worker productivity in high-income countries, yet it is uncommon in developing countries and little evidence exists on the impacts of...