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3ie/IFPRI: Understanding Heterogeneity: Risk and Learning in the Adoption of Agricultural Technologies

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

December 13th, 2012, Andrew Zeitlin shed a light on the mechanisms behind the surprisingly low adoption rates of apparently high return agricultural technologies in developing countries. His findings are based on his personal research, resulting among others in a research paper on the issue.

3ie/IFPRI: The Impact of the Kenya CT-OVC Programme on Productive Activities and Labor Allocation

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

January 31th, 2013, Paul Winters discussed whether and how cash transfers could be used for productive purposes as part of a broader development agenda. The Kenya Cash Transfer Programme for Orphans and Vulnerable Children is used as a case study.

3ie/IFPRI: Promoting Democracy in Fragile States: Insights from a Field Experiment in Liberia

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation.

March 8th, 2013, Cyrus Samii presented and discussed the topic of promoting democracy in fragile states based on the study of both a curriculum and security based strategy in the country side of Liberia.

3ie/IFPRI: Empowering Adolescent Girls: Evidence from a Randomized Control Trial in Uganda

The following videos are part of the 3ie/IFPRI Seminar Series on Impact Evaluation. The topic of empowering adolescent girls was presented by Markus Goldstein of The World Bank (video 1), discussed by Clara Delavallade, IFPRI (video 2), and followed by a Q&A session (video 3).


The Campbell Collaboration: Problem Formulation

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. These training videos guide viewers through the development of a research question for Campbell Review Protocols.  They also include an overview of other important issues to consider while formulating a comprehensive synthesis question.

The Campbell Collaboration: Literature Searching

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. This video provides an overview of the basics of literature searching using the Guide to Information Retrieval for Campbell Systematic Reviews.

The Campbell Collaboration: Coding (data extraction)

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. These videos offer guidance on information extraction from primary studies while conducting a systematic review. They also examine different approaches to study quality coding and discuss common issues that arise during the coding phase of a systematic review.

The Campbell Collaboration: Effect Size Calculation and Basic Meta-Analysis

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. This training video provides an introduction to the basics of meta-analysis, as well as an introduction to the computation of the standardized mean difference, correlation and odds ratio effect size statistics.

The Campbell Collaboration: Calculating Effect Sizes

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. This training video offers an introduction to the computation of the standardized mean difference, correlation and odds ratio effect size statistics.

The Campbell Collaboration: Introduction to meta-analysis

The Campbell Collaboration published a series of training videos which provide an introduction to the purpose of systematic reviews and their basic elements. This training video offers an introduction to the basics of meta-analysis.

Presented by Joshua R. Polanin, Campbell Methods Coordinating Group Managing Editor.