Levine: New Papers on Cookstoves & Incentives

Below is a briefing paper on a results from a randomized trial of a new sales offer for improved cookstoves. By combining a free trial with rent-to-own we increased stove uptake from 5% to 44%. New Sales Offers for Improved Cookstoves

Two new working papers evaluating new cookstoves:

· The Effect of Solar Ovens on Fuel Use, Emissions, and Health: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial with Theresa Beltramo. · A rapid assessment randomized-controlled trial of improved cookstoves in rural Ghana with Jason Burwen.