Impact evaluation of the Job Youth Training Program Projoven

This paper brings new evidence on the impact of the Peruvian Job Youth Training Program (Projoven). Compared with prior evaluations of the program, this one has several advantages. This is the first experimental impact evaluation of Projoven, and also the first to measure impacts over a longer period: almost three years after training. Additionally, the evaluation supplements data from a follow-up survey with administrative data from the country's Electronic Payroll (Planilla Electronica), allowing for a more accurate measure of formal employment. It also measures whether socioemotional skills ... Show more

Authors: Diaz, Juan Jose; Rosas-Shady, David

Published: [Washington, District of Columbia], Inter-American Development Bank, 2016

Resource type: Report, paper or authored book

Physical description: 39 p.

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