Research Scientist, J-PAL South Asia
Harini Kannan is a Research Scientist at J-PAL South Asia. Her interest in evidence-based policy formulation influenced her decision to work with J-PAL. She is currently working in New Delhi, India on the Math Games, Learning Camps, Haryana Immunization, and Haryana Education Projects. She also works with the capacity building team providing advisory services for various partners such as USAID, the Government of Haryana, the Government of Tamil Nadu, and Pratham. She has a Ph.D. in Economics from Georgia State University.
Recent work by Harini Kannan
Failure of frequent assessment: Evidence from India’s continuous and comprehensive evaluation programme
More frequent assessment of student performance fails to deliver on improved outcomes when the administrative burden on teachers is high