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eNews - December 2015

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

A website and logo for the New Year | Government of Andhra Pradesh to scale up 'Teaching at the Right Level' with Pratham and J-PAL South Asia at IFMR | Responding to Risk: HIV Prevention...

Lunch with the FT: Roland Fryer

Friday, January 15, 2016 - Financial Times

J-PAL affiliate Roland G. Fryer says that the best way to combat police violence and poor schools is through data.

Peru education policy innovation lab wins award

Friday, January 15, 2016 - IPA Blog

Minedu LAB, which IPA Peru and J-PAL LAC have supported since its inception, wins the top prize in the category of "Best Service to Users in the Education Sector."

Strengthening safety nets for the poor

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - The Jakarta Post

Rema Hanna and Ben Olken, Scientific Directors for J-PAL Southeast Asia, discuss the evidence on social protection programs.

Financial inclusion for the poor: Using RCTs for effective program design

Wednesday, January 6, 2016 - Ideas for India

RCTs have been used to determine the impact of financial programs before scaling them up.