Who we are:

Humanitarians, economists, and evaluation experts determined to make evidence based programming affordable for NGOs, practical to field workers, and digestible for general public

What We Do

We leverage the existing development economics literature, cost-benefit analysis, data, and econometrics so that your drop in the bucket can make a bigger splash

Impact Blog

Read impact-focused updates from our fieldwork, reviews of recent publications, and our thoughts on the latest news from the sector.

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Are you an NGO interested in conducting an impact evaluation, an academic in need of survey support, or a research firm looking to add technical capacity? Contact us to brainstorm how we can partner to further your work.

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We are based in D.C. and Phnom Penh, but our work takes us inside mahogany walled boardrooms, government ministries, NGO hospital tents, and under the tin roofs of crowded slum communities....

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From the Founders

The first ten years of my career were spent on naive but good intentions; the next decade is committed to ensuring field workers move beyond good intentions to real impact.

Keith B. Ives Co-Founder & CEO

By expanding an agency's ability to evaluate their programs, we help them focus on what truly matters - better serving the global community.

Reimar Macaranas Co-Founder & Sr Partner

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Are you a government contractor? As a SDVOSB we are always interested in improving the way our government does foreign assistance. Contact us to discuss how we can partner.