This page contains the Stata code needed to replicate the data analysis in “When Does Rigorous Impact Evaluation Make a Difference? The Case of the Millennium Villages” (CGD Working Paper 225).
To use the Stata code in these files you will need to obtain, via a free registration, the corresponding data from Measure DHS. Full instructions are given in the zip files below.
- Ghana analysis
- Kenya analysis
- Nigeria analysis
If you make any use of this code please cite Michael A. Clemens and Gabriel Demombynes (2011), “When Does Rigorous Impact Evaluation Make a Difference? The Case of the Millennium Villages,” Journal of Development Effectiveness, 3(3): 305–339.
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