Wednesday, March 20, 2019
MIT Institute for Data, Systems, and Society co-hosted WiDS Cambridge, a daylong conference connecting female data scientists, including J-PAL Director Esther Duflo, across academia and industry.
Tuesday, March 12, 2019
J-PAL North America's new publication, "Will Technology Transform Education for the Better?" looks at evidence from 126 rigorous experimental studies, most of which involved randomized control trials. Here, Education Week highlights some of the key takeaways for K-12 administrators and policymakers.
Friday, March 15, 2019
As India gears up for its 17th general elections, Bloomberg Quint references a study conducted by J-PAL affiliates in 2017 that found women constituents were more concerned about issues like water supply and road connectivity than men.
Monday, December 10, 2018
J-PAL affiliate Mushfiq Mobarak explains why promising programs, like Evidence Action's No Lean Season, sometimes fall apart when we try to offer them to more people. Read the full article on Vox.