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Andrew Leigh’s Randomistas: How radical researchers are changing our world celebrates the triumphs of RCTs.
How the social sector can lead the way to ethical and responsible data use.
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Making sure everyone at your organization captures, synthesizes, and communicates data in the same way is a worthy investment of time and resources.
How private data sources, when leveraged responsibly and collaboratively, can provide insights for addressing the challenges and opportunities of migration.
Global health has brushed aside human dignity—it’s time to place patients at the core.