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Unformatted text preview: b) Free markets provide incentives for industries to be clean and efficient and should not be regulated. c) Markets are important, but not enough to solve environmental problems. d) None of the above 13. Name one advantage of randomized evaluations. replicability There are others: 14. Name one disadvantage of randomized evaluations. trade off betwen internal validity and external validity-is it really generalizable? Is it ethnical? There are others: 15. What is one example of a development intervention that researchers have evaluated using random treatments? Free uniforms and school attendance Free malaria nets vs. malaria nets @ a cost (look at drop in uptake) Free school food and attendance Water disinfectant uptake of clean water @ a price/discounted rate Progresa: cash incentives for participation in school Scholarships and school attendance Hive results: small incentives and time lines for result pick ups...
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This note was uploaded on 11/17/2011 for the course IDS 100B taught by Professor Ross during the Spring '11 term at UCLA.
- Spring '11