Monday, May 26, 2009: $14 a month in Malawi: An Overview of the Evaluation of the Mchinji Cash Transfer, Presenter: Candace M. Miller, Center for International Health and Development, Boston University.
Monday, March 30, 2009: The Effect of Free Primary Education on Student Participation and Achievement: Evidence from Kenya, Presenter: Isaac Mbiti, Southern Methodist University; Adrienne M. Lucas, Wellesley College; and Isaac Mbiti, Southern Methodist University. See live broadcast.
Feb 23, 2009: Designing a Schooling Conditional Cash Transfer for Young Women in Sub-Saharan Africa, Sarah Baird, UC San Diego; Craig McIntosh, UC San Diego; Presenter: Berk Özler, World Bank. See live broadcast.
Feb 4, 2009: No Smoke without Fire: Fresh Perspectives on Indoor Air Pollution, Michael Greenstone, Professor, Department of Economics, MIT; Mushfiq Mobarak, Professor, School of Management, Yale University; Vijay Modi, Professor, School of Engineering & School of International & Public Affairs, Columbia University; Alexander Pfaff, Professor, Terry Sanford Institute of Public Policy, Duke University; Valerie Mueller, Postdoctoral Research Fellow, IFPRI; Darby Jack, Professor, School of Public Health, Columbia University; Theresa Beltramo, Ph.D Candidate in Economics, University of Venice, Italy. See Alex Pfaff's paper | Broadcast of Morning Session | Broadcast of Afternoon Session
Jan 12, 2009: Conducting Electronic Surveys in Developing Countries, Dr. Joachim De Weerdt, Economic Development Initiatives (EDI) - Tanzania. See Paper.
Nov 24, 2008: Heckle and Chide: Empowering Matatu Passengers to Enforce Better Driving Behavior in Kenya, Dr. James Habyarimana , Georgetown Public Policy Institute. See Paper.
Oct 14, 2008: Health Worker Absence, HIV Testing and Behavioral Change, Evidence from Western Kenya, Dr. Harsha Thirumurthy , UNC Chapel Hill, School of Public Health. See Paper.
Sept 29, 2008: Reducing Child Malnutrition through Community Intervention Programs, Evidence from a Large Scale Randomized Trial in Rural Senegal, Dr. Sebastian Linnemayr, Research Fellow, Harvard School of Public Health. See Paper.
Aug 5, 2008: Malaria prevention and education: An impact evaluation in Kenyan schools, Dr. Simon Brooker Wellcome Trust Research Fellow, KEMRI - Wellcome Trust Collaborative Programme, Nairobi, Kenya Reader in Tropical Epidemiology, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine. See Paper | Live Broadcast.
July 28, 2008: “The Adoption of New Malaria Therapy at Health Facilities in Tanzania,” Achyuta Adhvaryu (Department of Economics, Yale University).
June 30, 2008: “Free Distribution Or Cost Sharing? Evidence From A Randomized Malaria Prevention Experiment,” Jessica Cohen (Brookings Institution). See Paper | Live Broadcast
June 16, 2008: "Success in National Malaria Control - Eritrea's Experience," Mr. Saleh Meky, Minister of Health for Eritrea. See Paper.