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Evidence for Policy Design (EPoD) improves lives by designing, testing and enabling better policy in developing countries.

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EPoD Highlights

Article|March 3, 2023

Eliana La Ferrara delivered the 32nd Annual Kuznets Memorial Lecture at Yale on Thursday March 2, 2023.

Article|January 12, 2023

EPoD had a fruitful and engaging 2022 advancing our mission to shape a world where evidence drives continuous improvement in states, systems, and societies for better lives. As we step into 2023, here’s a look back at last year’s research and activities.

Article|November 3, 2022

For La Ferrara, a development economist, helping people escape poverty means understanding the totality of their lives. 

Article|October 13, 2022

Evidence Corps intern Elliott Mokski explains the need for engaging local stakeholders to ensure richer, higher-quality research.


Article|July 15, 2022

“Leading Smart Policy Design” Executive Ed Program gives attendees tools to design and implement better policies.

Article|August 4, 2022

Evidence Corps intern Alexandra Diggs discusses the panels of the Evidence Sharing Seminar on youth economic inclusion in Morocco