3ie Impact Evaluation Report 4

Does marginal cost pricing of electricity affect the groundwater pumping behaviour of farmers? Evidence from India

3ie Impact Evaluation Report 4

JV Meenakshi, Abhijit Banerji, Aditi Mukherji and Anubhab Gupta

This evaluation by JV Meenakshi, Abhijit Banerji, Aditi Mukherji and Anubhab Gupta studies the impact of metering electric tube wells in the state of West Bengal in India. The study assesses the impact of changes in electricity pricing from flat to metered tariff on the irrigation practices of tube well owners, as well as the sale of water to other farmers. The study finds that, while metering tube wells reduced the number of pumping hours in the winter season and shrank the water market, it did not influence either the cropping patterns or the yield of the crop, boro paddy.

Increasing HIV testing demand among Kenyan truck drivers and female sex workers

Increasing HIV testing demand among Kenyan truck drivers and female sex workers

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019

In this impact evaluation report, authors evaluated whether making HIV self-test kits available as a testing option at North Star Alliance roadside wellness clinics in Kenya and advertising via SMS

Impacts of community stakeholder engagement interventions in Ugandan oil extractives

Impacts of community stakeholder engagement interventions in Ugandan oil extractives

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
In this impact evaluation report, authors evaluated the effectiveness of multistakeholder forums in improving accountability to communities affected by the extractives industry in western Uganda.

The impacts of formal registration of businesses in Malawi

Impacts of formal registration of businesses in Malawi

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
Authors evaluated the impact of three interventions aimed at formalising small businesses in Malawi.

Unpacking the determinants of entrepreneurship development and economic empowerment for women in Kenya

Unpacking the determinants of entrepreneurship development and economic empowerment for women in Kenya

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
Authors evaluated the impact of the International Labour Organization’s Gender and Entrepreneurship Together training programme (GET Ahead) in rural Kenya.

Impacts of key provisions in Ghana’s Petroleum Revenue Management Act

Impacts of key provisions in Ghana’s Petroleum Revenue Management Act

Impact evaluation 3ie 2019
The authors evaluated the impact of using public meetings and an ICT platform used by the Public Interest and Accountability Committee to promote transparency and accountability.