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Parcourez les articles de presse, médias en ligne, blogs, podcasts et vidéos sur notre travail et la recherche de nos affiliés, ainsi que nos communiqués et lettres d'information, par année. Nous invitons les médias à nous contacter par courriel

Will repealing Obamacare really kill 60,000 people?

Wednesday, March 22, 2017 - The Washington Post

The Washington Post cites Amy Finkelstein's (Scientific Director, J-PAL North America) research on the effects of the 2008 Medicaid expansion in Oregon.

What’s at Stake in a Health Bill That Slashes the Safety Net

Tuesday, March 21, 2017 - The New York Times

The New York Times cites research by J-PAL affiliates Katherine Baicker and Amy Finkelstein on the impact of exending Medicaid to the uninsured.

March 2017 Research Newsletter

Monday, March 20, 2017 - J-PAL

Read new papers from J-PAL affiliates on nudging medical providers to adopt better care practices, the impact of savings groups in Ghana, Malawi, and Uganda, interventions to reduce crime...

MIT comes to help Brazil evaluate the impact of public policies (Portuguese)

Thursday, March 16, 2017 - Exame

Brazilian periodical Exame features J-PAL's new work with the Government of Brazil and discusses the need for rigorous evidence in Brazilian policymaking.

Medicaid expansion bolsters population health but at a cost, Harvard economist says

Wednesday, March 15, 2017 - Healthcare IT News

J-PAL affiliate Katherine Baicker discusses her research showing that expanding Medicaid coverage in Oregon increased the use of care services and improved overall health while diminishing financial...

Getting India's women into the workforce: Time for a smart approach

Friday, March 10, 2017 - Ideas for India

Co-Chair of J-PAL's Political Economy and Governance sector, Rohini Pande, discusses policies to overcome social norms that discourage Indian women from working.

Ethics and the electorate: Conflict-of-interest allegations may not damage Donald Trump

Thursday, March 9, 2017 - The Economist

The Economist cites research by J-PAL affiliates Claudio Ferraz and Frederico Finan that found that audits of municipal accounts showing financial irregularities and diversion of funds had a dramatic...

Girls in Kenya at school

Celebrating International Women’s Day

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

Promoting gender equity and empowering women and girls is not only important in its own right, but can also contribute to poverty reduction.

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