Wednesday, November 15, 2017
J-PAL Deputy Executive Director Iqbal Dhaliwal reflects on landmark evaluations and partnerships over J-PAL South Asia's ten year history.
Thursday, January 11, 2018
In the first newsletter of 2018, J-PAL South Asia looks back on ten years of research and policy as the organization at large looks forward to a new executive director and affiliated professors.
J-PAL affiliate Tavneet Suri discusses how randomized evaluations can help philantrhopists use their money most effectively.
Friday, December 29, 2017
Catch up on the latest research from J-PAL affiliates, on topics from delivering food subsidies in Indonesia to increasing Norwegian students’ perseverance in math.
Thursday, January 11, 2018 - J-PAL
Friday, January 5, 2018 - MIT News
Learners from the MITx Data, Economics, and Development Policy MicroMasters, co-designed by J-PAL, will be able to earn master's credits at the American University in Cairo.
Wednesday, January 3, 2018 - Bloomberg
Bloomberg discusses research on increasing mobility, citing studies by J-PAL affiliates on the Moving to Opportunity program in the United States and a program facilitating seasonal migration in...
Friday, December 29, 2017 - New York Times
J-PAL affiliate Seema Jayachandran discusses novel solutions to conservation, including her research on paying farmers in Uganda to conserve trees on their land.
Friday, December 29, 2017 - J-PAL
Thursday, December 28, 2017 - NPR
NPR covers J-PAL affiliate Mushfiq Mobarak's research on providing low-cost loans to rural farmers Bangladesh to cover temporary migration to urban areas during times of famine.
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - The Washington Post
The Washington Post discusses the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment, co-authored by J-PAL affiliates, which found that access to health insurance increased emergency room visits.
Wednesday, December 27, 2017 - City Today
J-PAL Executive Director Iqbal Dhaliwal's distinguished lecture at the MYRA School of Business in Mysuru, India, discussed the importance of data-driven decision-making.