IEN (Impact Evaluation Network)

The Impact Evaluation Network (IEN) at LACEA is an initiative that aims to advance the state of knowledge and expertise regarding impact evaluation of different policies.

Fourth Meeting


The fourth annual meeting was hosted by the Economics Department of the University of Miami, in Miami, Florida, US. The program included a oneday training course by Prof. Guido Imbens (Harvard University) on recent methodological developments in program evaluation. The course was divided in two mornings, followed each afternoon by the presentation of eight papers selected on the basis of academic merit.

Keynote Speakers

Prof. Guido Imbens (Harvard University)

Selected Papers

Fourth Meeting Organizing Committee

  • Alzua, Maria Laura – CEDLAS, Departamento de Economía – Universidad Nacional de La Plata, Argentina
  • Ibarraran, Pablo - Strategic Planning and Development Effectiveness - Inter-American Development Bank
  • Mitnik, Oscar – Economics Department, University of Miami
  • Soares, Yuri – Evaluation Office – Inter-American Development Bank