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Conditional Cash Transfers and HIV/AIDS Prevention: Unconditionally Promising?

Hans-Peter Kohler and Rebecca L. Thornton.

in The World Bank Economic Review

June 2012; p ublished online November 2011 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Economics of Health; Design of Experiments; Economic Development. 10811 words.

Conditional cash transfers (CCTs) have recently received considerable attention as a potentially innovative and effective approach to the prevention of HIV/AIDS. We evaluate a conditional...

Double for Nothing? Experimental Evidence on an Unconditional Teacher Salary Increase in Indonesia

Joppe de Ree, Karthik Muralidharan, Menno Pradhan and Halsey Rogers.

in The Quarterly Journal of Economics

May 2018; p ublished online November 2017 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Wages, Compensation, and Labour Costs; Particular Labour Markets; Education and Research Institutions; Design of Experiments; Economic Development. 17474 words.

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How does a large unconditional increase in salary affect the performance of incumbent employees in the public sector? We present experimental evidence...

The Impact of Decentralized Data Entry on the Quality of Household Survey Data in Developing Countries: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment in Vietnam

Paul Glewwe and Hai-Anh Hoang Dang.

in The World Bank Economic Review

February 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Journal Article. Subjects: Data Collection and Date Estimation Methodology; Computer Programs; Design of Experiments; Econometric and Statistical Methods; Special Topics; Welfare and Poverty; Economic Development. 8713 words.

Computers were provided to randomly selected districts participating in a household survey in Vietnam to assess the impact on data quality of entering data within a day or two of completing...