The 3ie-IFPRI Washington seminar series focuses on examining evidence from impact evaluations of development interventions in a wide variety of sectors.
The seminars explore innovative research on impact evaluation and facilitate discussions.
The impact of cash and food transfers: Evidence from a randomized intervention in Niger, 5 December 2013, Speaker: John Hoddinott, IFPRI
How price sensitive is primary and secondary school enrollment? Evidence from nationwide tuition fee reforms in South Africa, 10 October 2013, Speaker: Robert Garlick, World Bank Development Research Group
Shelter from the Storm: Upgrading Housing Infrastructure in Latin American Slums, 5 September, 2013, Speaker: Sebastian Galiani, University of Maryland
Scaling Up What Works: Experimental Evidence on External Validity in Kenyan Education, 9 May, 2013, Speaker: Justin Sandefur, Center for Global Development
Empowering Adolescent Girls: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Uganda, 11 April, 2013, Speaker: Markus Goldstein, World Bank
Does Information Technology Flatten Interest Articulation? Evidence from Uganda, 14 March, 2013, Speaker: Guy Grossman, University of Pennsylvania
Promoting Democracy in Fragile States: Insights from a Field Experiment in Liberia, 8 March, 2013; Speaker: Cyrus Samii, New York University
The Impact of the Kenya cash transfer for orphans and vulnerable children (CT-OVC) Programme on Productive Activities and Labor Allocation, 31 January, 2013; Speaker: Paul Winters, American University
Understanding Heterogeneity: Risk and Learning in the Adoption of Agricultural Technologies, 13 December, 2012; Speaker: Andrew Zeitlin, Georgetown Public Policy Institute
Orange Sweet Potato: Biofortification, Crop Adoption, and Health Outcomes in Mozambique and Uganda; 18 October, 2012; Speakers: Alan de Brauw, Dan Gilligan, IFPRI
Cash Transfers, Behavioral Changes, and Cognitive Development in Early Childhood: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment; 6 September, 2012; Speaker: Renos Vakis, World Bank
Debt Structure, Entrepreneurship, and Risk: Evidence from Microfinance; 6 June, 2012; Speaker: Erica Field, Duke University Department of Economics
Business Training and Female Enterprise Start-up and Growth in Sri Lanka; 23 May, 2012; Speaker: David McKenzie, World Bank