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What does PAL stand for?

PAL stands for Poverty Action Lab

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Esther is a faculty member at MIT, one of the directors of the Jameel Poverty Action Lab at MIT, and a Research Associate in the NBER's Aging, Children's, and Education Programs.
The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) Poverty Action Lab study in India as well as a study using randomized controlled trials in the Philippines by academics Dean Karlan and Jonathan Zin-man both found that microcredit did not reduce poverty.
The Effect of Internet Access on Labor Supply Decisions, by Christopher Stanton, University of Utah; Katrina Kosec, Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab and International Food Policy Research Institute; and Sara Jo Champion, Stanford University.
Byline: Arab News JEDDAH: The Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) announced recently that its alumnus Mohammed Abdul Latif Jameel had made a substantial gift to the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) in its mission to reduce poverty worldwide by ensuring that policy was based on scientific evidence.