Mathematica conducted evaluations of two activities and a related initiative under the Tanzania energy-sector project. The activities included laying a new submarine cable to provide a more reliable source of electricity to Unguja Island, extending lines into new areas, and offering low-cost electricity...
Although science has documented the effects of climate change, waste and land management, and environmental pollutants on our planet, how we change human behavior has proved more elusive. Building on a long history of policy research coupled with insights into behavioral science and experience with evaluation design, Mathematica helps examine the effectiveness of policies and create strategies for responding to environmental issues.
Tanzania Energy-Sector Impact Evaluation
Cabo Verde: Improving Performance in the WASH Sector
This project aims to increase access, utilization, and quality of services and facilities in Cabo Verde while reducing consumer costs by supporting national policy reform, promoting the corporatization of utilities, and creating a funding mechanism for infrastructure projects.
Peter Schochet is a nationally known methodological expert in experimental and nonexperimental evaluations of interventions in education, employment, and welfare.Featured ProjectsFeatured Publications
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and release more than 70 percent of global energy-related carbon dioxide emissions.