Wednesday, September 20, 2017
Vox covers a randomized evaluation which found that providing food aid caused food prices to drop in many rural villages in Mexico.
Wednesday, October 4, 2017
J-PAL welcomes five new affiliates, Executive Director Rachel Glennerster announces her appointment as Chief Economist at DFID, and more in the latest newsletter.
Monday, September 18, 2017
This opinion piece cites evidence from J-PAL affiliates on providing incentives to delay child marriage in Bangladesh.
Thursday, October 19, 2017
Learn about the latest research from J-PAL affiliates. This month the digest features new working papers on emigration, tutoring, microcredit, and more.
Wednesday, September 20, 2017 - Vox
Monday, September 18, 2017 - Project Syndicate
Monday, September 18, 2017 - J-PAL
Read up on the latest research from J-PAL affiliates on topics from public-private partnerships for education to rainfall index insurance.
Sunday, September 17, 2017 - The Indian Express
J-PAL affiliates plan to pilot an evaluation of interventions to improve police efficiency in the Vidisha district of Madhya Pradesh.
Thursday, September 14, 2017 - THE Journal
THE Journal summarizes findings for J-PAL affiliate and staff co-authored literature review of education technology.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - The 74 Million
J-PAL affiliate Phil Oreopoulos discusses his co-authored literature review of education technology interventions with education news site The 74 Million.
Wednesday, September 13, 2017 - NPR
NPR discusses the ethics of J-PAL affiliates' randomized evaluation of unconditional cash transfers in Kenya.
Thursday, September 7, 2017
The UK Department for International Development (DFID) announced today that Rachel Glennerster, Executive Director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), has been appointed Chief...