Crime and Violence Initiative (CVI) Projects

2020

The effect of COVID19 on migration and livelihood: the case of Uganda

Researchers:
  • Robert Blair
  • Travis Curtice
  • David Dow
  • Guy Grossman
Type:
  • Full project

COVID-19 response in the context of the Kamwenge Graduation Study, Uganda

Researchers:
Type:
  • Full project

2019

Make Avocados, Not Drugs: Export Opportunities, Crime, and Rural Development in Mexico

Researchers:
  • James Sayre
  • Alejandro J. Favela Nava
Location:
Mexico
Type:
  • Project development grant

Fostering Community Cooperation to Fight Crime

Researchers:
Location:
Ecuador
Type:
  • Pilot project

Substituting Out of Illegal Drugs Cultivation: Opium vs. Coffee in Myanmar

Researchers:
Location:
Myanmar
Type:
  • Pilot project

Street Police Patrols and Crime Against Women in Public Space: Experimental Evidence from Urban India

Researchers:
  • Nathan Fiala
  • Sofia Amaral
  • Girija Borker
  • Nishith Prakash
  • Sutanuka Roy
  • Maria Micaela Sviatschi
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

Safe Cities: Improving the Citizen-Police Interface

Researchers:
Location:
Pakistan
Type:
  • Full project

Exploring the Effect of Chiefs and Climate Volatility on Violence in Nigeria

Researchers:
  • Catlan Reardon
Location:
Nigeria
Type:
  • Project development grant

The Diffusion of Online Misinformation in India

Researchers:
  • Jimmy Narang
Location:
India
Type:
  • Project development grant

Access to Justice: Dispute Resolution in Criminal Courts

Researchers:
Location:
Mexico
Type:
  • Project development grant

Can Social Contact Reduce Economic Conflict between Farmers and Herders? Evidence from Nigeria

Researchers:
Location:
Nigeria
Type:
  • Full project

Street Police Patrols and Crime Against Women in Public Space: Experimental Evidence from Urban India

Researchers:
  • Nathan Fiala
  • Sofia Amaral
  • Girija Borker
  • Nishith Prakash
  • Sutanuka Roy
  • Maria Micaela Sviatschi
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

Engendering Policing: Evaluating Reforms to Increase Women’s Access to Security

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

Participation Motives and Abuse Prevention for Non-State Armed Actors

Researchers:
  • Raul Sanchez de la Sierra
  • Hilary Yu
Location:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Type:
  • Full project

2018

Somali Women's Access to Justice and Legal Empowerment

Researchers:
  • Nicholas Haas
  • Prabin Khadka
Location:
Somalia
Type:
  • Project development grant

What Drives Individuals to Join Armed Organizations? The Role of Revenge, Moral Sentiments, and Social Networks

Researchers:
  • Raul Sanchez de la Sierra
Location:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Type:
  • Full project

Overcoming the trust deficit: Inter-group contact and associational life in post-ISIS Iraq

Researchers:
  • Salma Mousa
Location:
Iraq
Type:
  • Full project

Community Policing, Citizen Feedback, and Public Trust

Researchers:
  • Ali Cheema
  • Jacob Shapiro
  • Ali Hasanain
Location:
Pakistan
Type:
  • Full project

Can Contact Reduce Conflict between Farmers and Herders? Evidence from Nigeria

Researchers:
Location:
Nigeria
Type:
  • Full project

Local Government Accountability in Fragile States

Researchers:
  • Dylan Groves
Location:
Somalia
Type:
  • Project development grant

Tackling Sexual Harassment: Evidence from India

Researchers:
  • Karmini Sharma
Location:
India
Type:
  • Pilot project

Mitigating the Social Exclusion of Child Refugees: An Intervention on Perspective Taking

Researchers:
Location:
Turkey
Type:
  • Full project

Contesting Criminal Gang Governance in Medellin: Experimental Impacts of Intensive Municipal Governance on Gang Governance

Researchers:
Location:
Colombia
Type:
  • Full project

Engendering Policing: Evaluating Reforms to Increase Women’s Access to Security and Justice

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Full project

2017

Promoting Citizen-State Cooperation in Gang-contested Communities

Researchers:
  • Andrew Miller
Location:
Nigeria
Type:
  • Project development grant

Mitigating Xenophobic Violence in Africa

Researchers:
  • Jeremy Weinstein
  • Darin Christensen
Location:
South Africa
Type:
  • Project development grant

Formal and Informal Security Provision in South Africa – A Randomized Controlled Trial on Community Alarm Systems

Researchers:
  • Anna Wilke
Location:
South Africa
Type:
  • Project development grant

Exposure to Representation in Police and Crime Reporting: An Experiment in Bihar, India

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Project development grant

Domestic Violence Mitigation Initiative

Researchers:
Location:
India
Type:
  • Project development grant

Crime and its Effects in Pakistan’s Megacity

Researchers:
  • Mashail Malik
Location:
Pakistan
Type:
  • Project development grant

Farm Theft and Social Relationships: Evidence from Maasai Farm Watchmen

Researchers:
  • Julian Dyer
Location:
Kenya
Type:
  • Pilot project

What Drives Individuals to Join Armed Organizations? The Role of Revenge, Moral Sentiments, and Social Networks

Researchers:
  • Raul Sanchez de la Sierra
Location:
Democratic Republic of the Congo
Type:
  • Full project

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