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Abstract This document describes the design and analysis plan for a pilot experiment at the Busara Center in Nairobi, summer 2016. The plan is to pilot a study on how temperature affects behavior and economic decision making. This document describes the design and analysis plan for a project in Nairobi, Kenya, and in Berkeley, United States. We aim to study the causal effect of temperature on individual decision-making.
Trial Start Date June 27, 2016 September 25, 2017
Trial End Date July 31, 2016 March 31, 2018
Last Published June 20, 2016 10:29 AM September 13, 2017 01:29 AM
Intervention Start Date June 27, 2016 September 25, 2017
Intervention End Date July 31, 2016 March 31, 2018
Primary Outcomes (End Points) Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
Experimental Design (Public) Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
Randomization Method Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
Was the treatment clustered? No Yes
Planned Number of Clusters Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
Planned Number of Observations Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
Sample size (or number of clusters) by treatment arms Please see the full pre-analysis plan, separate document. Please see the full pre-analysis plan (separate document).
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Irbs
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IRB Name

Kenya Medical Research Institute

IRB Approval Date

July 27, 2017

IRB Approval Number

572
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IRB Name

Committee for protection of human subjects

IRB Approval Date

September 05, 2017

IRB Approval Number

2017-03-9674
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Other Primary Investigators
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Name

Edward Andrew Miguel

Affiliation

University of California, Berkeley

Email

[email protected]
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Name

Maximilian Auffhammer

Affiliation

University of California, Berkeley

Email

[email protected]
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