Our work would not be possible without the close collaboration and dedication of many partners. Together we are driven by a shared belief in the power of scientific evidence to understand what really works in the fight against poverty.

We work closely with Innovations for Poverty Action (IPA), a non-profit research organization with programs and offices around the world. Other partners are:

  • Implementing organizations like governments, NGOs, multilateral organizations, and businesses who run programs that our affiliated professors evaluate, use our policy lessons from research, and scale up programs that are proven effective.
  • Donors including foundations and bilateral organizations who provide funding for evaluations, scale-ups, and research initiatives.
  • Research centers and organizations that run the randomized evaluations of our affiliated professors, including the Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA) at the University of California, Berkeley, the Center for Economic Research in Pakistan (CERP), the Crime Lab at the University of Chicago, Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) at Harvard Kennedy School, and IFMR Lead.

Cambridge Center for Finance (CCFin)

The Cambridge Centre for Finance (CCFin) is a research centre based in Cambridge Judge Business School. Its origins lie in the research activities of the Cambridge Endowment for Research in Finance (CERF). CERF is also the major funding body for research in finance throughout the University of...

Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers

The Camden Coalition of Healthcare Providers (CCHP) works with healthcare providers, hospitals, and physician practices to improve the care and coordination of healthcare for Camden residents while decreasing costs. CCHP targets the small percentage of "superusers" (very high-cost patients) with...

Campaign for Good Governance (CGG)

Campaign for Good Governance (CGG) is a nonprofit organization that aims to increase citizen participation in governance through advocacy, capacity building and civic education in order to build a more informed civil populace and a democratic State.


CARE is a global leader within a worldwide movement dedicated to ending poverty that works to save lives, defeat poverty, and achieve social justice. CARE partnered with J-PAL-affiliated researchers to evaluate its Village Savings and Loans Association program.

Care for Education (CFE)

Care For Education (CFE) is a non-profit organisation (NPO) that was founded in March 2012. CFE is partnering with the LEGO Foundation to distribute Charity resources to children, schools and organisations in need. CFE aims to impact Early Childhood Development (ECD) and primary education through...

Carl Bennett AB

Carl Bennet AB is an owner company, that through long-term and active ownership contributes to the development and value creation of its holdings. The company was founded in 1989 by Carl Bennet in connection with the acquisition of Getinge.

Carnegie Corporation of New York

The Carnegie Corporation of New York is guided by Andrew Carnegies mission to do “real and permanent good in this world.” The foundation primarily promotes education but also health and international peace.

Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW)

Catholic Charities Fort Worth (CCFW) is a faith-based non-profit located in Fort Worth, Texas which partnered with J-PAL researchers to evaluate a comprehensive case management program that they were implementing.

Catholic Relief Services (CRS)

Catholic Relief Services has partnered with J-PAL to expand educational opportunities to children, especially girls, in areas of Afghanistan that lack access to formal governmental schools.

CBIDSI (Centro Boliviano de Investigacion y Desarrollo Socio Integral)

CBIDSI is an NGO established in 2007 with the goals to: (a) link research on health, education, socioeconomic development, and the environment to improve the well-being of lowland Bolivian populations, (b) train students and local leaders to improve the human capital of lowland populations, and (c)...

CDC Consult

CDC Consult Limited is a leading indigenous Ghanaian business advisory firm that believes in serving its discerning clients with value adding interventions that facilitate the realisation of their respective business and organizational development goals.

Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment (CAPSEE)

The Center for Analysis of Postsecondary Education and Employment (CAPSEE) carries out research in partnership with five states—Florida, Michigan, North Carolina, Ohio, and Virginia—to better understand the employment and earnings benefits associated with a broad range of postsecondary education...

Center for Diversity and Inclusion (CDI) at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH)

The Mass General CDI is one of the first academic hospital-based centers in the country dedicated to helping build a diverse community of physicians and scientists and fostering a culture of inclusion and respect.

Center for Early Childhood Education and Development

The Center for Early Childhood Education and Development (CECED) is envisaged as an institution that brings together research, policy and practice in the area of ECED within a coherent and holistic conceptual frame. CECED is a part of Ambedkar University, Delhi (AUD) which has been established by...

Center for Economic Progress

The Center for Economic Progress helps low-income families access the financial opportunities and was a participating organization in the First Accounts program.

Center for Effective Global Action (CEGA)

CEGA’s mission is to improve lives through innovative research that inspires positive social change.

Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI)

The Center for Financial Services Innovation (CFSI) is a nonprofit financial services consultancy, specializing in serving unbanked and underbanked consumers. The aim of the organization is to improve the quality and quantity of financial products and services, better shape them to the needs and...

Center for Global Development

Center for Global Development (CGD) works to reduce global poverty and improve lives through innovative economic research that drives better policy and practice by the world’s top decision-makers.

Center for Governance and Development in India

Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) at the University of Michigan

The Center for Local, State, and Urban Policy (CLOSUP) conducts, supports and fosters applied academic research to inform local, state, and urban policy issues.

Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES)

Founded in 1963, the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) promotes the interdisciplinary study of the Middle East and North Africa (MENA) at the University of California, Berkeley, and beyond, raising public awareness of the region’s diverse peoples, languages, cultures and their connection to...

Center for Population and Policy Studies, Universitas Gadjah Mada

The mission of the Center for Population and Policy Studies is to increase public awareness and understanding of population- and policy-related problems by conducting research on policy and analyses on population-related issues.