Chapter 9


Module 9.1



From research to policy: using evidence from impact evaluations to inform development policy

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.

Free Distribution or Cost-Sharing? Evidence from a Malaria Prevention Experiment

What Matters (and What Does Not) in Households' Decision to Invest in Malaria Prevention?

Short-Run Subsidies and Long-Run Adoption of New Health Products: Evidence from a Field Experiment

J-PAL Policy Bulletin: The Price is Wrong

PM’s Article on Universal Healthcare

WHO Releases New Guidance on Insecticide-Treated Mosquito Nets

School Subsidies for the Poor: Evaluating the Mexican Progresa Poverty Program

Conditional Cash Transfers: Reducing Present and Future Poverty

Pitfalls of Participatory Programs: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Education in India

ASER Centre Annual Status of Education Report (Rural) 2011

The Challenge of Education and Learning in the Development World


Primary School Deworming in Kenya
J-PAL’s detailed evaluation summary of the Kremer and Miguel deworming study.


Deworm the World


Evidence Informed Policy (by Iqbal Dhaliwal, J-PAL Director of Policy)


J-PAL Scale-Ups: Free Insecticidal Bednets


J-PAL Evaluations

World Bank Development Impact Evaluation Initiative

World Bank Network of Networks on Impact Evaluation

Top Tier Evidence 

AEA RCT Registry