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Pure Replication Completed

This page contains information on all 3ie Replication Programme studies that have completed the pure replication stage but are not yet finished.

After review and comments from the internal and external project advisors, these replications studies will be revised and completed.

India's Janani Suraksha Yojana

Replication Researcher: Slawa Rokicki (with Natalie Carvalho)
Original Paper Title: India's Janani Suraksha Yojana, a Conditional Cash Transfer Programme to Increase Births in Health Facilities: An Impact Evaluation
Original Researchers: Stephen S. Lim, Lalit Dandona, Joseph A. Hoisington, Spencer L. James, Margaret C. Hogan, Emmanuela Gakidou
Original Publication: Lancet
Replication Plan:
Rokicki’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages

Replication Researcher: William Bowser
Original Paper Title: The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages
Original Researchers: Stefan Dercon, Daniel O. Gilligan, John Hoddinott, and Tassew Woldehanna
Original Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Replication Plan: Bowser's Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

Rural Roads and Local Market Development in Vietnam

Replication Researcher: Nguyen Viet Cuong
Original Paper Title: Rural Roads and Local Market Development in Vietnam
Original Researchers: Ren Mu and Dominique van de Walle
Original Publication: Journal of Development Studies
Replication Plan: Cuong’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

Housing, Health, and Happiness

Replication Researcher: Maria Pia Basurto Preciado (with Jose Luis Flor Toro, Ramiro Burga, and César Huaroto).
Original Paper Title: Housing, Health, and Happiness 
Original Researchers: Matias D. Cattaneo, Sebastian Galiani, Paul J. Gertler, Sebastian Martinez, Rocio Titiunik
Original Publication: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
Replication Plan: Basurto's Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

Male circumcision for HIV prevention in young men in Kisumu, Kenya: arandomised controlled trial

Replication Researcher: Eric Djimeu (with Jeffrey Korte)
Original Paper Title:
 Male circumcision for HIV prevention in young men in Kisumu, Kenya: a randomisedcontrolled trial
Original Researchers:
 Bailey RC, Moses S, Parker CB, Agot K, Maclean I, Krieger JN, Williams CFM, Campbell RT and Ndinya-Achola JO
Original Publication: Lancet 2007, 369: 643–56
Replication Plan: 
Djimeu’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

Fighting Corruption to Improve Schooling

Replication Researcher: Maria Kuecken (with Marie-Anne Valfort)
Original Paper Title: Fighting Corruption to Improve Schooling: Evidence from a Newspaper Campaign in Uganda
Original Researchers: Ritva Reinikka and Jakob Svensson
Original Publication: Journal of the European Economic Association
Replication Plan: Kuecken’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed

Finding Missing Markets (and a disturbing epilogue): Evidence from an Export Crop Adoption and Marketing Intervention in Kenya

Replication Researcher: Benjamin Wood
Original Paper Title: Finding Missing Markets (and a disturbing epilogue): Evidence from an Export Crop Adoption and Marketing Intervention in Kenya
Original Researchers: Nava Asharf, Xavier Giné and Dean Karlan
Original Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics, November 2009, v. 91, iss. 4, pp. 973-90.
Replication Plan: Wood’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Pure Replication Completed