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Evaluation of the Team-Based Goals and Performance-Based Incentives (TBGI) Innovation in Bihar


  • Evan Borkum
  • Anu Rangarajan
  • Dana Rotz
  • Swetha Sridharan
  • Sukhmani Sethi
  • Mercy Manorajini


This report summarizes a rigorous randomized evaluation of a teamwork and goal-setting intervention in Bihar, India, that uses incentives and lessons from motivational theory to encourage teams of frontline health workers to improve maternal and child health in their communities.

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  • Evan Borkum & Anu Rangarajan & Dana Rotz & Swetha Sridharan & Sukhmani Sethi & Mercy Manorajini, 2014. "Evaluation of the Team-Based Goals and Performance-Based Incentives (TBGI) Innovation in Bihar," Mathematica Policy Research Reports d8e1097122ff47a6bf42580c8, Mathematica Policy Research.
  • Handle: RePEc:mpr:mprres:d8e1097122ff47a6bf42580c82677834

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    1. Singh, Prakarsh, 2011. "Performance Pay and Information: Reducing Child Malnutrition in Urban Slums," MPRA Paper 29403, University Library of Munich, Germany.
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    1. International Food Policy Research Institute, 2015. "Global Nutrition Report Actions and Accountability to Advance Nutrition and Sustainable Development," Working Papers id:7543, eSocialSciences.

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    TBGI Team-Based Goals Performance Based Incentives Bihar;

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    • F - International Economics
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