Stage 2: Research & Development
Currently, the Dominican Government has scaled up two of our projects. Similarly, Peruvian Government are currently testing a three of these projects.
Robert Jensen; The (Perceived) Returns to Education and the Demand for Schooling,The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Volume 125, Issue 2, 1 May 2010, Pages 515–548,https://doi.org/10.1162/qjec.2010.125.2.515
Hastings, J., Neilson, C. A., & Zimmerman, S. D. (2015).The effects of earnings disclosure on college enrollment decisions(No. w21300). National Bureau of Economic Research.
Education and Technology
Education and TechnologySEE LESS
Peru, Chile and Dominican Republic
Peru, Chile and Dominican RepublicSEE LESS
Lives Impacted to Date
Countries Implemented In
Professor Christopher Neilson from Princeton University has designed a set of experimental interventions in diverse countries in Latin America to nudge small but considerable shifts in behavior towards human capital accumulation. Showing informative videos to 8th graders about the returns of education, designing report cards of the quality of schools in the city or uploading a website with information about colleges and scholarships opportunities have improved human capital.
|Projected Cumulative Lives Impacted||60,000,000|