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    • The Effects of 'Girl-Friendly' Schools: Evidence from the BRIGHT School Construction Program in Burkina Faso 

      Harounan, Kazianga; Levy, Dan; Linden, Leigh L.; Sloan, Matt (American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 2013)
      We evaluate a 'girl-friendly' primary school program in Burkina Faso using a regression discontinuity design. After 2.5 years, the program increased enrollment by 19 percentage points and increased test scores by 0.41 ...
    • What Small Countries Can Teach the World 

      Frankel, Jeffrey A. (Palgrave Macmillan, 2012)
      In the past, various great powers have taken the stage as models of economic and social development. Examples such as Great Britain, the Soviet Union, Japan, and the United States have had their time in the spotlight that ...