Risk sharing and transaction costs: a replication study of evidence from Kenya’s mobile money revolution

Risk sharing and transaction costs: a replication study of evidence from Kenya’s mobile money revolution

Replication paper 3ie 2019
This replication study starts with the twin strategies of push-button and pure replications of the original study. It then followed this up with various consistency and robustness checks, such as propensity score matching and the Tobit model specification.

Citizen engagement and accountable government

3ie and IEG conference on citizen engagement and accountable government

Evidence Week 08 April 2019 Washington, DC 3ie and the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group will hold a one-day conference on citizen engagement and accountable government in Washington, DC on 8 April 2019. It is the start of the 3ie Washington Evidence Week, which includes a series of internal and public events.

04
March 2019
Gurugram, Haryana, India

Residential workshop on advances in social and behavior science research

Workshop 04 March 2019 Gurugram, Haryana, India The Sehgal Foundation, in collaboration with others is organizing a five-day residential workshop on conducting and publishing empirical social and behavioral science research.

Improving irrigation access in Madagascar

Improving irrigation access in Madagascar

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
This brief is based on the findings of an impact evaluation that examined the effects of the Appui au Développement du Menabe et du Melaky programme in Madagascar, which combined land titling with improved irrigation infrastructure.

Risk sharing and transaction costs: a replication study of evidence from Kenya’s mobile money revolution

Risk sharing and transaction costs: a replication study of evidence from Kenya’s mobile money revolution

Replication paper 3ie 2019
This replication study starts with the twin strategies of push-button and pure replications of the original study. It then followed this up with various consistency and robustness checks, such as propensity score matching and the Tobit model specification.

Improving irrigation access in Madagascar

Improving irrigation access in Madagascar

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
This brief is based on the findings of an impact evaluation that examined the effects of the Appui au Développement du Menabe et du Melaky programme in Madagascar, which combined land titling with improved irrigation infrastructure.

Cash and change: a replication study of a cash transfer experiment in Malawi

Cash and change: a replication study of a cash transfer experiment in Malawi

Replication paper 3ie 2019
Maira Reimão conducted a replication of a 2011 study, Cash or condition? Evidence from a cash transfer experiment, by Baird and colleagues, which is one of the few studies that empirically compares the impact of unconditional cash transfers to that of conditional cash transfers.

Impact of unconditional cash transfers: a replication study of the short-term effects in Kenya

Impact of unconditional cash transfers: a replication study of the short-term effects in Kenya

Replication paper 3ie 2019

Wang and colleagues replicate the results of a randomized evaluation carried out by Haushofer and Shapiro in 2016.

Citizen engagement and accountable government

3ie and IEG conference on citizen engagement and accountable government

Evidence Week 08 April 2019 Washington, DC 3ie and the World Bank’s Independent Evaluation Group will hold a one-day conference on citizen engagement and accountable government in Washington, DC on 8 April 2019. It is the start of the 3ie Washington Evidence Week, which includes a series of internal and public events.

04
March 2019
Gurugram, Haryana, India

Residential workshop on advances in social and behavior science research

Workshop 04 March 2019 Gurugram, Haryana, India The Sehgal Foundation, in collaboration with others is organizing a five-day residential workshop on conducting and publishing empirical social and behavioral science research.

06
March 2019
London, UK

Community matters: heterogeneous impacts of a sanitation intervention

Seminar 06 March 2019 London, UK In this seminar, Britta Augsburg (Institute of Fiscal Studies) will discuss the results of a study on the effectiveness of a community-level information intervention aimed at reducing open defecation (OD) and increasing sanitation investments in Nigeria.

What is women’s empowerment and how do we measure it?

What is women’s empowerment and how do we measure it?

Seminar 08 March 2019 New Delhi, India In this special World Women’s Day seminar, panellists will discuss the challenges to measuring women’s empowerment, share promising approaches they have used in their work and identify opportunities and barriers evaluators face when conducting evaluations.

Closing soon
21
February 2019

Evaluation specialist/senior evaluation specialist, 3ie, New Delhi

6 February 2019 Jobs

3ie is seeking evaluation specialist and/or senior evaluation specialists to provide technical and management leadership of, and support for formative, process and impact evaluations, implementation research and other evidence programmes. The deadline to apply is 21 February 2019.

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Program Director of Global Development and Population

Program Director of Global Development and Population, William and Flora Hewlett Foundation, Menlo Park, US

9 January 2019 Jobs

The Hewlett Foundation is seeking a leader of unusual vision and intellectual breadth with practical and broad ranging programmatic experience in the field and an ability to manage a dynamic team of 18 staff. The director will identify and support opportunities for collaboration, mutual learning and integrated grantmaking in broad, complex and differentiated contexts. They will oversee a portfolio of grants to expand women’s reproductive and economic choices, amplify citizen participation, and improve evidence-informed policymaking.

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Closing soon
15
February 2019

Consultants for Push Button Replication, 3ie, New Delhi

8 January 2019 Jobs

3ie is seeking consultants to support an ongoing project to verify results from 3ie-funded studies using push-button replication. This is a part-time position based out of New Delhi. The deadline for submitting applications is 15 February 2019.

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Program manager, 3ie, Washington, DC

16 December 2018 Jobs

3ie is seeking a program manager to support strategic initiatives including new business development, project and membership management and program development, by researching, analyzing, compiling, coordinating and communicating information. This is a US-based position and applicants should have the right to work in the country. Applications will be accepted until the position is filled.

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