ProjectHow Do Policy-Makers Weigh Evidence? Study IDsspp-2020-0002-v1 Study Title
How Do Policy-Makers Weigh Evidence? AuthorsAidan Coville, Eva Vivalt Completion Time15 Minutes Close DateAug. 17, 2020 DisciplineEconomics FieldDevelopment Economics CountryMultiple countries (not online) Abstract How do policy-makers and practitioners in international development weigh evidence from impact evaluations? For example, would they prefer evidence from a randomized control trial done in a different region or evidence from a quasi-experimental or observational study done in their own country?
You are invited to predict the results of an experiment at World Bank and Inter-American Development Bank impact evaluation workshops.
When uploading forecasting surveys, authors are asked to select several key questions which are often the questions they think are the most important to the study.