Kevin Croke is a researcher in the Development Impact Evaluation (DIME) unit within the Development Research Group at the World Bank. His research has primarily focused on the political economy of social service delivery, and on the impact of health and education interventions, in developing countries. He also currently coordinates a set of impact evaluations in the transport and ICT sector. He received his PhD from the Johns Hopkins School of Advanced International Studies (SAIS) in 2011. In 2016, he is also a visiting scientist at the Harvard School of Public Health, where he was a post-doctoral research fellow from 2014-2015.