This month, CEGA is hosted 60 staff and clients of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) for an intensive workshop in program evaluation. The workshop, co-hosted by the Blum Center for Developing Economies at UC Berkeley, brought IDB leaders, their government counterparts, and CEGA affiliates together to design and evaluate new programs in Latin America and the Caribbean.
Development Engineering—a growing, multi-disciplinary field that formalizes the use of technology to address development challenges—will soon have its own journal. CEGA Executive Director Temina Madon recently announced the 2015 launch of a new journal of Development Engineering in SciDevNet.
CEGA's Faculty Director Edward Miguel on NPR Morning Edition comments on "manipulation" in social science research in the context of a recent Facebook study.