Leap Laboratory for Effective Anti-poverty Policies
Our Mission
We aim at reducing poverty around the world through the design, the analysis and the dissemination of effective anti-poverty programs. We do this by combining original data collection and rigorous scientific research in order to offer reliable solutions to policy-makers seeking to improve the lives of the poor.

News & Events

Summer School in International Development co-sponsored by LEAP
This year's topic is "Investment Choices in Development Economics". The deadline for application is May 25, 2020.
LEAP Blog Competition
"The Potential of Machine Learning for Development Economics Research Data" by Armin Satzger
LEAP Student Grants 2020
Two student projects awarded the 2020 edition of LEAP Student Grants
Donation received from Fondazione Isacchi Samaja
A donation to study more in depth the correlation between school education and marital age with the phenomenon of FGM in Somalia


Where we Work

Where we work
We work with stakeholders all over the world, with a focus on developing countries and Italy.


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We are always looking for partners and researchers who share our goals and values.