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NBER Working Paper No. 23264
Living Up to Expectations: How Job Training Made Women Better Off and Men Worse Off
March 2017
Paloma Acevedo, Guillermo Cruces, Paul Gertler, and Sebastián Martínez

Promoting Positive Parenting Practices in Niger through a Cash Transfer Programme
Oumar Barry, Ali Mory Maïdok, and Patrick Premand
Early Childhood Matters 2017


Kenya Patient Safety Impact Evaluation (KePSIE)
Case Study: Improving Patient Safety in Kenya
September 2016
Guadalupe Bedoya, Jorge Coarasa, Jishnu Das, Amy Dolinger, Ana Goicoechea, Njeri Mwaura, Khama Rogo, and Frank Wafula

American Institutes for Research
Impact Evaluation of the Save the Children Early Childhood Stimulation Program in Bangladesh: Final Report
August 2016
Marjorie Chinen, Johannes M. Bos, Rosa Castro-Zarzur, Jena Hamadani, Najmul Hossain, Minhaj Mahmud, Matthew Murray, and Joshua Sennett

Child Indicators Research
Validity and Reliability of the Early Development Instrument in Indonesia
Junho 2016
Brinkman S, Kinnell A, Maika A, Hasan A, Jung H, and Pradhan M.

Drugs - Real World Outcomes
Examining the Quality of Medicines at Kenya Health Facilities: A Validation of an Alternative Post-Market Surveillance Model that Uses Standardized Patients
March 2016
Francis Wafula, Amy Dolinger, Benjamin Daniels, Njeri Mwaura, Guadalupe Bedoya, Khama Rogo, Ana Goicoechea, Jishnu Das, and Bernard Olayo

World Development, Volume 77, Pages 1-40
January 2016


Journal of Development Effectiveness
The Impact of Early Childhood Education of Early Achievement Gaps in Indonesia
September 2015
Haeil Jung, Amer Hasan

American Economic Assocation, Volume 7, No. 3
Turning a Shove into a Nudge? A "Labeled Cash Transfer" for Education
August 2015
Najy Benhassine, Florencia Devoto, Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas, and Victor Pouliquen

NBER Working Paper: No. 21361
Long Run Effects of Temporary Incentives on Medical Care Productivity
July 2015
Pablo Celhay, Paul Gertler, Paula Giovagnoli, and Christel Vermeersch

Ross School of Business Working Paper No. 1269 
Optimal Supply Chain Structure for Distributing Essential Drugs in Low Income Countries: Results from a Randomized Experiment
March 2015
Monique Vledder, Jed Friedman, Mirja Sjöblom, Thomas Brown, and Prashant Yadav

NBER Working Paper No. 20965
Estimating the Production Function for Human Capital: Results from a Randomized Control Trial in Colombia
February 2015
Orazio Attanasio, Sarah Cattan, Emla Fitzsimons, Costas Meghir, and Marta Rubio-Codina

Health Systems and Reform
Health Product Supply Chains in Developing Countries: Diagnosis of the Root Causes of Underperformance and an Agenda for Reform
January 2015
Prashant Yadav


Science, Volume 344, Issue 6187, Pages 998-1001
Labor Market Returns to An Early Childhood Stimulation Intervention in Jamaica  
May 2014
Paul Gertler, James Heckman, Rodrigo Pinto, Arianna Zanolini, Christel Vermeersch, Susan Walker, Susan M. Chang, Sally Grantham-McGregor

PROS Medicine
Impact of Intermittent Screening and Treatment for Malaria among School Children in Kenya: A Cluster Randomised Trial
January 2014
Katherine E. Halliday, George Okello, Elizabeth L. Turner, Kiambo Njagi, Carlos Mcharo, Juddy Kengo, Elizabeth Allen, Margaret M. Dubeck, Matthew C. H. Jukes, Simon J. Brooker

Stellenbosch University, Department of Economics, Working Paper
Wage Subsidies and Youth Employment in South Africa: Evidence from a Randomised Control Trial
James Levinsohn, Neil Rankin,, Gareth Roberts, and Volker Schöer


NBER Working Paper Working Paper No. 19479
Girl Power: Cash Transfers and Adolescent Welfare. Evidence from a Cluster-Randomized Experiment in Malawi
September 2013
Sarah J. Baird, Ephraim Chirwa, Jacobus de Hoop, and Berk Özler

Trials Journal 14:259
Evaluating a community-based early childhood education and development program in Indonesia: study protocol for a pragmatic cluster randomized controlled trial with supplementary matched control group
August 2013
Menno Pradhan, Sally A Brinkman, Amanda Beatty, Amelia Maika, Elan Satriawan, Joppe de Ree, and Amer Hasan

Early Childhood Matters, 120: 35-39
Enriching the Home Environment of Low-Income Families in Colombia: A Strategy to Promote Child Development at Scale
June 2013
Orazio Attanasio, Sally Grantham-McGregor, Camila Fernández, Emla Fitzsimons, Marta Rubio-Codina, and Costas Meghir

NBER Working Paper No. 19185
Labor Market Returns to Early Childhood Stimulation: a 20-year Followup to an Experimental Intervention in Jamaica 
June 2013
Paul Gertler, James Heckman, Rodrigo Pinto, Arianna Zanolini, Christel Vermeersch, Susan Walker, Susan M. Chang, and Sally Grantham-McGregor

Institute for the Study of Labor
Gender Differences in the Effects of Vocational Training: Constraints on Women and Drop-Out Behavior
May 2013
Yoonyoung Cho, Davie Kalomba, Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak, and Victor Orozco

Differential Effects of Vocational Ttraining on Men and Women and the Bias from Program Drop-Outs
March 2013
Yoonyoung Cho, Davie Kalomba, A. Mushfiq Mobarak, and Victor Orozco


IZA Discussion Paper No. 7079
Entrepreneurship Training and Self-Employment among University Graduates: Evidence from a Randomized Trial in Tunisia
December 2012
Patrick Premand, Rebekka Grun, Stefanie Brodmann, Mahdi Barouni, and Rita Almeida

The Impact of Providing Psycho-Social Support to Indigent Families and Increasing their Access to Social Services: Evaluating Chile Solidario
Pedro Carneiro, Emanuela Galasso, and Rita Ginja
Department for International Development (DFID)
December 2012

NBER Working Paper: No. 17892
Should Aid Reward Performance? Evidence from a Field Experiment on Health and Education in Indonesia
March 2012
Benjamin A. Olken, Junko Onishi, and Susan Wong


World Food Programme
Madagascar - Comprehensive Food and Nutrition Security and Vulnerability Analysis
Nobember 2011
Maherisoa Rakotonirainy, Isabelle Nirina, Chiara Brunelli, Rijasoa Rakotoarinoro, Amal Tucker Brown, Paola Valenti

Do Health Camps Make People Healthier?: Evidence from an RCT of Health Camps on Usage of RSBY
August 2011
Doug Johnson and Sushil Kumar

Economic and Political Weekly, Volume xlvi, No. 32
Evaluating the RSBY: Lessons from an Experimental Information Campaign
August 2011
Jishnu Das and Jessica Leino

Estudios de Economico, Volume 38, No. 1, Page 101
Alleviating Extreme Poverty in Chile: The Short Term Effects of Chile Solidario
June 2011
Emanuela Galasso

Indonesia’s PNPM Generasi Program: Final Impact Evaluation Report
June 2011
Benjamin A. Olken, Junko Onishi, and Susan Wong

India's Health Insurance Scheme for the Poor: Evidence from the Early Experience of the Rashtriya Swasthya Bima Yojana
Robert Palacios, Jishnu Das, and Changqing Sun


Malaria Journal
Implementing School Malaria Surveys in Kenya: Towards a National Surveillance System
October 2010
Caroline W Gitonga, Peris N Karanja, Jimmy Kihara, Mariam Mwanje, Elizabeth Juma, Robert W Snow, Abdisalan M Noor, and Simon Brooker

Trials Journal
Improving Educational Achievement and Anaemia of School Children: Design of a Cluster Randomised Trial of School-Based Malaria Prevention and Enhanced Literacy Instruction in Kenya
October 2010
Simon Brooker, George Okello, Kiambo Njagi, Margaret M Dubeck, Katherine E Halliday, Hellen Inyega, and Matthew CH Jukes

Bulletin of World Health Org
How Valuable are Environmental Health Interventions? Evaluation of Water and Sanitation Programmes in India
January 2010
Subhrendu K Pattanayak, Christine Poulos, Jui-Chen Yang, and Sumeet Patil


The Impact of Providing Psycho-Social Support to Indigent Families and Increasing their Access to Social Services: Evaluating Chile Solidario
December 2009
Pedro Carneiro, Emanuela Galasso and Rita Ginja

NBER Working Paper No. 15323
Teacher Performance Pay: Experimental Evidence from India
September 2009
Karthik Muralidharan and Venkatesh Sundararaman

Shame or Subsidy Revisited: Social Mobilization for Sanitation in Orissa, India
Subhrendu K Pattanayak, Jui-Chen Yang, Katherine L Dickinson, Christine Poulos, Sumeet R Patil, Ranjan K Mallick, Jonathan L Blitsteinb, and Purujit Praharaj
Bulletin of World Health Org
January 2009


NBER Working Paper No. 14475
Peer Effects, Teacher Incentives, and the Impact of Tracking: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Kenya
November 2008
Esther Duflo, Pascaline Dupas, and Michael Kremer