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Impact evaluation of natural resource management research programs: a broader view

  title={Impact evaluation of natural resource management research programs: a broader view},
  author={John W. Mayne and Elliot. Stern},
Experimental impact evaluation methods have recently emerged as a dominant force within the development effectiveness movement. Although these methods have improved understanding of what works, their “gold standard” status threatens to exclude a large body of alternative evidence. This paper evaluates the impact of CARE’s SHOUHARDO project in Bangladesh, which employed a rights-based, livelihoods approach. Using a mixed-methods protocol, we find plausible evidence that the project led to an… 
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