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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Empowering Girls in Rural Bangladesh

Investigating how providing support, financial training and incentives to delay marriage can empower adolescent girls in southern Bangladesh.

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The Impacts of a Public Apprenticeship Program in Côte d'Ivoire

Sub-Saharan Africa is undergoing rapid demographic growth. While formal unemployment is low, wage job opportunities are limited. In this context, a vast majority of young people are engaged in low-...

Police training improves public perception and police morale.

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Former la police

Former les officiers de police sur des savoirs comportementaux et sur les techniques scientifiques d'investigation peut améliorer la satisfaction des victimes et la qualité des investigations et la...

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Encouraging Carpooling in Malaysia and Singapore

Traffic is a significant concern in many rapidly developing and urbanizing countries, as it contributes to increased commute times, pollution, and fuel consumption. One solution to this challenge...

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IPA J-PAL Measuring Women’s Empowerment Researcher Gathering

In May of 2017, IPA and J-PAL brought together a small group of researchers and donors to discuss several current debates and challenges in measuring women’s empowerment and to generate a practical...

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Building the evidence base on smallholders’ barriers to technology adoption

How can we increase profits and improve livelihoods for 500 million smallholder farming households around the world—the most common occupation for people living under US$2 a day?

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Évaluation

Promoting Non-Cognitive Skills Through a Science and Technology Program in Chile

Non-cognitive skills and personality traits are important in determining educational and later life outcomes. However, little research exists about whether these skills and traits can be improved...

Évaluation

Using Peer Pressure to Encourage Handwashing in Argentina

Handwashing is a simple and effective way to reduce illnesses, but changing individual behavior can be challenging. Researchers examined the impact of peer pressure on handwashing behavior by varying...