· Why politicians should still use yard signs – at least in local races where name recognition is low.
· New health impact evaluation in India to survey over 100,000 households!
· Kick-start your self-control by engaging a different part of your brain.
· July J-PAL newsletter features research by the World Bank’s Xavier Gine on fingerprinting to reduce risky borrowing plus several other interesting links.
· Is the war over the use of RCTs being won? Abhijit and Esther disagree in their interview with Tim Ogden (see the last part of the interview).
· Ever seen one researcher author 4 papers in the same journal issue before? – it’s the Agnes Quisumbing special edition of the Journal of Development Effectiveness.
· Reminder: NEUDC submission deadline is August 8.
P.S. (by Berk): And a perfect follow-up to yesterday's post on misinformation by Colbert (which had aired before my post but I just watched it on DVR last night):