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.