Wednesday, April 5, 2017
As Earth Day approaches on April 22, we're highlighting J-PAL affiliated professors' 38 studies within our dedicated Environment & Energy sector.
Thursday, March 16, 2017
Brazilian periodical Exame features J-PAL's new work with the Government of Brazil and discusses the need for rigorous evidence in Brazilian policymaking.
Monday, March 20, 2017
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 and dropout among youth in Chicago, and more.
Wednesday, February 22, 2017
The MIT Technology Review features J-PAL affiliate Catherine Wolfram and her work on energy markets.
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 - J-PAL
This year’s theme for World Malaria Day is “End Malaria for Good”—a theme that reflects the tremendous progress that has been made since 2000 in reducing the incidence of the disease, as well as a...
Monday, April 24, 2017 - J-PAL
Read the latest research from J-PAL affiliates and initiatives, including studies on job training programs, cash transfers, energy conservation, and more.
Wednesday, April 19, 2017
J-PAL affiliate Michael Greenstone testified to Congress on how policymakers can calculate the monetary costs and benefits of environmental regulations.
Tuesday, April 18, 2017 - NPR
NPR interviews J-PAL Director Abhijit Banerjee about his co-authored study on whether watching an MTV show increased Nigerian youth's understanding of safe sex, HIV and domestic violence.
Tuesday, April 11, 2017 - J-PAL
Technologies like improved seeds and fertilizer have the potential to help farmers significantly increase their yields and therefore increase their profits. In some cases, adoption of agricultural...
Friday, April 7, 2017 - J-PAL
We often think about health in physical terms, and even then, we sometimes take our own health for granted until we start to feel poorly or become sick ourselves. The World Health Organization,...
Wednesday, April 5, 2017 - J-PAL
Tuesday, April 4, 2017 - J-PAL
Sernapesca partnered with J-PAL affiliate and Environment and Energy sector co-chair Mushfiq Mobarak (Yale) and Andrés Gonzalez (UC Berkeley) to conduct a randomized evaluation comparing a consumer...