Development

Adoption of Rainwater Harvesting Tanks in Kenya

Researchers examined the effect of collateralized loans on the adoption of rainwater harvesting tanks and subsequent impacts on dairy production, time use, or girls’ enrollment in school.

Afghanistan's National Solidarity Research

Researchers in the MIT Department of Political Science, the World Bank, and the New Economic School in Moscow assessed the largest development aid program in Afghanistan.

Evaluating Secondary School Scholarships in Ghana

In this ongoing study in Ghana, researchers are evaluating the effect of secondary school scholarships on enrollment and long-term employment and health outcomes.

ImpactLabs

ImpactLabs identifies areas of need in target communities and work with students to come up with engineering solutions.

J-PAL Latin America and Caribbean

Based at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, J-PAL LAC works across Latin America and the Caribbean to support researchers working on randomized trials and disseminating their results.

Mapping Rural India

The software tool developed in this project uses satellite imagery to digitally map thousands of villages, roads, and farms to help planners and businesses reach the underserved rural population.

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