Practical tips for applying for a PhD
Slides on how to prepare for PhD applications
Working on policy evaluation
Check out J-pal's library of practical resources for researchers undertaking randomized evaluations!
Are you a Research Assistant? We have a list of tips (and recommendations!) to help you start off on the right foot! Check it out! --> Applied Tips for Applied Micro RAs
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Other Research Centers/Think Tanks/Development Labs
Impact Evaluation in Practice, Second Edition. 2016.
Gertler, Paul J., Sebastian Martinez, Patrick Premand, Laura B. Rawlings, and Christel M. J. Vermeersch. Washington, DC: Inter-American DevelopmentBank and World Bank.
The Impact of Education Programmes on Learning and School Participation in Low- and Middle-income Countries. September 2016. Snilstveit et al. International Intitiative for Impact Evaluation (3ie), Systematic Review n. 7.
COVID-19 in Developing countries
Register for the new Virtual Development Economics Seminar Series (VDEV)!! Tuesdays at 5 pm (starting May 12th).
The EEA built up a registry of Covid19 related projects so that researchers can see what others are doing. Great idea, check it out! => https://www.eeassoc.org/index.php?site=JEEA&page=298&trsz=299
IPA is launching Research for Effective COVID-19 Responses, you can find it here! => https://www.poverty-action.org/research-for-effective-covid-19-responses
— Damien de Walque blog post: Projecting the trajectory of the COVID-19 pandemic: A review of available tools
— David Evans Article: The Economic Impact of COVID-19 in Low- and Middle-Income Countries
— David Evans Article: How Will COVID-19 Affect Women and Girls in Low- and Middle-Income Countries?
Books, articles and press releases:
— Matt Lowe teaching slides on COVID-19 in developing countries