This chapter discusses issues that arise when we want to use the results
of randomized evaluations to inform policy decisions.
Evidence-Informed Policy (by Iqbal Dhaliwal, J-PAL Director of Policy)
GNI per capita, PPP
The World Bank’s development tables of PPP and current exchange rates.
Three Papers on Deworming
"Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities"; "The Illusion of Sustainability"; and "Worms at Work: Long-run Impacts of Child Health Gains."
J-PAL Policy Bulletin: Deworming: A Best Buy for Development
A J-PAL policy bulletin summarizing the results of several evaluations on a Kenyan deworming study.
Primary School Deworming in Kenya
J-PAL’s detailed evaluation summary of the Kremer and Miguel deworming study.
Evidence Informed Policy (by Iqbal Dhaliwal, J-PAL Director of Policy)