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The Policy Design and Evaluation Lab (PDEL) combines advanced social science methodology with the power of information technology to design policies and programs that: alleviate poverty; promote health, welfare and security; and enhance accountability.


PDEL's Key Research Sectors

Gordon McCord

Gordon McCord serves as a senior adviser to the Sustainable Development Solutions Network, a global program through the United Nations

Welcome to the United States of America

Research by Guarav Khanna and Munseob Lee on hiring highly educated immigrants leads to more innovation and better products

Food for sale

Uganda Markets Project led by Craig McIntosh and Lauren Falcao Bergquist receives additional funding