What do you do at J-PAL? I am a Policy Manager. I manage J-PAL’s U.S. Health Care Delivery Initiative and also work on education and crime/criminal justice issues. I facilitate collaborations between policymakers, practitioners and researchers to spur randomized evaluations to generate rigorous evidence on the impact of promising programs and on important policy questions. I summarize and synthesize policy relevant research. I provide training on impact evaluation.
What is the most interesting project you have worked on at J-PAL? Launching the Health Care Delivery Innovation Competition.
What drew you to want to work at J-PAL? My interest in translating research into policies and programs that could improve people’s lives.
What is your favorite place in the world that you have been? Burlington, Vermont
What is the last TV series that you got really invested in? The Wire