Impact Evaluations in Progress for the Nicaragua Compact
Project/Activity Focus of Evaluation Methodology
Nicaragua Rice Sub-Activity Evaluation
Nicaragua Plantain Sub-Activity Evaluation
Nicaragua ProNicaragua Sub-Activity Evaluation Qualitative Performance Evaluation
Nicaragua Farming and Forestry Activity Evaluation Qualitative Performance Evaluation
Nicaragua Property Regulation Project Evaluation Qualitative Performance Evaluation
Nicaragua Transportation Project Evaluation

Does a reduction in transport costs and travel times lead to increased movement of goods and people on roads and increased access to goods and decreased costs of consumption, services and inputs? Was the project cost effective, as analyzed through re-estimated economic rates of return, comparisons to original estimates, and assessment of impact?

Difference in difference with matching
Nicaragua’s Rural Business Development Services Activity Evaluation

What is the impact of agriculture technical assistance on the well-being (consumption) of beneficiaries?

Randomized control trial, Difference in difference