A program designed to raise poor households out of extreme poverty
Dean Karlan is a professor of economics at Yale University and President and Founder of Innovations for Poverty Action. IPA is a research and policy non-profit that discovers and promotes effective solutions to global poverty problems. Since its founding in 2002, IPA has worked with over 400 leading academics to conduct over 600 evaluations in 51 countries. This research has informed hundreds of successful programs that now impact millions of individuals worldwide.