Completed Replication Studies

This page lists all 3ie replication programme completed studies.

We include a link to each of the 3ie replication papers and optional original author replies whenever they are available.

The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women’s Status in India

Replication Researchers: Vegard Iversen and Richard Palmer-Jones
Original Paper Title: The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women's Status in India
Original Researchers: Robert Jensen and Emily Oster
Original Publication: Quarterly Journal of Economics
Replication Plan: Not Applicable
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

Power to the People: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment on Community-Based Monitoring in Uganda

Replication Researcher: Katherine Donato (with Adrian Garcia Mosqueira)
Original Paper Title: Power to the People: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment on Community-Based Monitoring in Uganda 
Original Researchers: Martina Bjorkman and Jakob Svensson
Original Publication: The Quarterly Journal of Economics
Replication Plan: Donato’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

Housing, Health, and Happiness

Replication Researcher: Maria Pia Basurto Preciado (with Jose Luis Flor Toro, Ramiro Burga and César Huaroto).
Original Paper Title: Housing, Health, and Happiness
Original Researchers: Matias D. Cattaneo, Sebastian Galiani, Paul J. Gertler, Sebastian Martinez and Rocio Titiunik
Original Publication: American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
Replication Plan: Basurto's Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study  

Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in Young Men in Kisumu, Kenya: a Randomised Controlled Trial

Replication Researcher: Eric Djimeu (with Jeffrey Korte)
Original Paper Title: Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in Young Men in Kisumu, Kenya: a Randomised Controlled Trial
Original Researchers: Robert C. Bailey, Stephen Moses, Corette B. Parker, Kawango Agot, Ian Maclean,John N. Krieger, Carolyn F.M. Williams, Richard T. Campbell and Jeckoniah O. Ndinya-Achola
Original Publication: Lancet
Replication Plan: Djimeu’s Replication Plan
Current Status
: Completed Replication Study 

Property Rights for the Poor: Effects of Land Titling

Replication Researcher: Paul Winters (with Edward Whitney and Drew B. Cameron)
Original Paper Title: Property Rights for the Poor: Effects of Land
Original Researchers: Sebastian Galiani and Ernesto Schargrodsky
Original Publication: Journal of Public Economics
Replication Plan: Winters’ Replication
Current Status: Completed Replication Study 

Fighting Corruption to Improve Schooling: Evidence from a Newspaper Campaign in Uganda

Replication Researcher: Maria Kuecken (with Marie-Anne Valfort)
Original Paper Title: Fighting Corruption to Improve Schooling: evidence from a Newspaper Campaign in Uganda
Original Researchers: Ritva Reinikka and Jakob Svensson
Original Publication: Journal of the European Economic Association
Replication Plan: Kuecken’s Replication Plan
Current Status
: The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women’s Status in India

Replication Researchers: Vegard Iversen and Richard Palmer-Jones
Original Paper Title: The Power of TV: Cable Television and Women's Status in India
Original Researchers: Robert Jensen and Emily Oster
Original Publication: Quarterly Journal of Economics
Replication Plan: Not Applicable
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities

Replication Researcher: Alexander Aiken (with Calum Davey)
Original Paper Title: Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities
Original Researchers: Edward Miguel and Michael Kremer
Original Publication: Econometrica 
Replication Plan: Aiken’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages

Replication Researcher: William H. Bowser
Original Paper Title: The Impact of Agricultural Extension and Roads on Poverty and Consumption Growth in Fifteen Ethiopian Villages
Original Researchers: Stefan Dercon, Daniel O. Gilligan, John Hoddinott and Tassew Woldehanna
Original Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Replication Plan: Bowser's Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

Finding Missing Markets (and a Disturbing Epilogue): Evidence from an Export Crop Adoption and Marketing Intervention in Kenya

Replication Researcher: Benjamin  DK Wood
Original Paper Title: Finding Missing Markets (and a Disturbing Epilogue): Evidence from an Export Crop Adoption and Marketing Intervention in Kenya
Original Researchers: Nava Asharf, Xavier Giné and Dean Karlan
Original Publication: American Journal of Agricultural Economics
Replication Plan: Wood’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

India’s Janani Suraksha Yojana, a Conditional Cash Transfer Programme to Increase Births in Health Facilities: an Impact Evaluation

Replication Researcher: Slawa Rokicki (with Natalie Carvalho)
Original Paper Title: India's Janani Suraksha Yojana, a Conditional Cash Transfer Programme to Increase Births in Health Facilities: an Impact Evaluation
Original Researchers: Stephen S. Lim, Lalit Dandona, Joseph A. Hoisington, Spencer L. James, Margaret C. Hogan and Emmanuela Gakidou
Original Publication: Lancet
Replication Plan: Rokicki’s Replication Plan
Current Status: Completed Replication Study

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