FIGHTING POVERTY WITH DATA Read our perspective in the journal Science. Read More
MIGRATION AND SOCIAL NETWORKS Population-scale data reveal how social networks provide value to migrants Read More
BUILDING BETTER DIGITAL CREDIT ALGORITHMS We're developing more fair and equitable algorithms for consumer lending in developing countries Read More
STATISTICAL MODELS OF VIOLENCE AND CONFLICT A new line of research has received support from the National Science Foundation and Office of Naval Research. Read More
MEASURING POVERTY AND VULNERABILITY IN REAL-TIME New research suggests promising possibilities Read More
MOBILE-IZING SAVINGS IN AFGHANISTAN Behavioral insights and technological innovation helps Afghan employees save. Read More
About the Lab
We believe better data and smarter analytics can improve quality of life around the world. Using expertise in machine learning, statistics, and large-scale analytics, we address the challenges facing the world’s poor.