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What does PAL stand for?

PAL stands for Poverty Action Lab

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Esther Duflo, one of the founders and a director of the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL), a global network of researchers based at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and supported by Abdul Latif Jameel Community Initiatives (ALJCI), won the prestigious Infosys Prize 2014.
The Islamic Development Bank, in collaboration with the Abdul Latif Jameel Poverty Action Lab (J-PAL) of Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), USA, will organise a training course on Impact Evaluation of Development Programs at the IDB Headquarters from 8 to12 June 2013.
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.