Measuring the Targeting Error and Leakage of a Social Safety Net Program: IFPRI (August 2018-June 2020

Worked with Dr. Shyamal Chowdhury, Associate Professor, The University of Sydney, Dr. Shahidur Rashid, Director for South Asia, IFPRI and Dr. Mainul Hoque, Research Fellow, BIDS, in a process evaluation survey conducted among over 8000 respondents for a social safety net program. I was responsible for distributing item-wise fund, preparing the CAPI, training 35 enumerators, managing the digital data quality, communicating back and forth with the other researchers, analyzing the data using Stata and R programming and contributing to the final report.

Project Area: Bangladesh

Organization: International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

Blog: Read IFPRI South Asia blog here.

News article: Read the article on Financial Express here.

Nahian Bin Khaled
Nahian Bin Khaled
Research and Policy Enthusiast

My research interests include political economy, public policy, education, social safety net, and program evaluation.