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.
Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Announcing J-PAL's recruitment drive, a new grant for governance, crime, and conflict research, and more in this month's newsletter.
J-PAL affiliate Tavneet Suri discusses how randomized evaluations can help philantrhopists use their money most effectively.
Thursday, November 30, 2017
Read new publications by J-PAL affiliates on public employment programs, voter mobilization, and more in the latest research newsletter.
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - LiveMint
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 - Financial Times
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Hindustan Times
J-PAL South Asia Research Associate Shreoshee Mukherjee discusses the need for research to inform changes to India's work program, NREGS.
Tuesday, November 14, 2017
Dr. Abhijit Banerjee, Ford Foundation International Professor of Economics at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), and co-director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL),...
Tuesday, November 14, 2017 - Governing
In an op-ed in Governing Magazine, Executive Director Mary Ann Bates discusses how a new bill before Congress might create opportunities for governments at every level to learn about which social...
Monday, November 13, 2017 - USAID
USAID's Development Innovation Ventures (DIV) program announced funding for J-PAL Africa, Pratham, and UNICEF/Zambia to work with the Zambian Ministry of General Education in a nationwide rollout of...
Sunday, November 12, 2017 - Hindustan Times
Research funded by J-PAL's Governance Initiative finds that playing cricket with teammates from different castes leads to more cross-caste friendships and less caste-based discrimination.
Tuesday, November 7, 2017 - J-PAL
This month's newsletter announces the blended master's degree combining online learning with a semester at MIT, shares a blog series on increasing girls' school participation, and more.