Resources

Titre Description
- Carlo Azzarri

This presentation describes a way to calculate Beta's parameters and covers some basic concept of Sample Regression function (SFR). It was introduced in the 2012 AGRODEP training course,...

- William R. Shadish, M. H. Clark, and Peter M. Steiner

A key justification for using nonrandomized experiments is that, with proper adjustment, their results can well approximate results from randomized experiments. This hypothesis has not been consistently supported by empirical studies; however,...

- Carlo Azzarri

This presentation provides Cluster effects covering cluster samplings including several examples and explains three or more sampling stages, advantage of clustering, and some practical considerations. It was introduced in the 2012 AGRODEP...

- Gary Charness & Angelino C. G. Viceisza

In the past decade, it has become increasingly common to use simple laboratory games and decision tasks as a device for measuring both the preferences and understanding of rural populations in the developing world. In this paper, we...

- Ian Sue Wing

This paper is a simple, rigorous, practically-oriented exposition of computable general equilibrium (CGE) modeling. The general algebraic framework of a CGE model is developed from microeconomic fundamentals, and employed to illustrate...

- Jeffery I. Round

The aim of this paper is to appraise a few of the key innovative features of the early work in compiling SAMs for development policy analysis; to set out and review some recent methodological advances; and to identify those areas where...

- Marc F. Bellemare
 
Excerpt from the blog post on refereeing by Marc F. Bellemare:
 
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- Bruce A. McCarl
- Rembert De Blander

This is a course note for the AGRODEP 2012 training course on "Panel Data Econometrics". The note covers the following items taught in the course...

- Angelino C. G. Viceisza

In this article I focus on the role that lab-like field experiments (LFEs), particularly when conducted in rural areas of developing countries, play in informing policymaking. Using specific examples, I identify four main purposes of...