Tuesday, October 15, 2019
Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) co-founders Abhijit Banerjee and Esther Duflo, with longtime J-PAL affiliate Michael Kremer, were jointly awarded the 2019 Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred Nobel. The prize was awarded “for their experimental approach to alleviating global poverty.”
Wednesday, October 2, 2019
J-PAL affiliate Wesley Yin and his colleagues have recently completed a randomized evaluation on interventions used to combat the frictions in the take-up of health insurance in California.
Tuesday, September 24, 2019
Following a J-PAL evaluation, the Gujarat government launched what is being described as the world’s first market for trading in particulate matter emissions. Read more at Indian Express.