Housing Micro-Finance Programme Kyrgyzstan.
NORC provided technical assistance related to the targeting and affordability of a housing loan program designed to improve housing and related water and sanitation services to low-income households in Kyrgyzstan. More
Houston Foreclosure Study.
Researchers at the University of Houston and NORC are designing a small panel survey to illuminate the factors contributing to foreclosure (including a test of financial literacy) and what happens to families after they leave their foreclosed home. An additional research question is the impact of foreclosure on children. More
MCC Honduras Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) Follow-on.
NORC is the prime contractor to the Millennium Challenge Corporation (MCC) to carry out a follow-on assessment of the public financial management (PFM) system in Honduras using the Public Expenditure and Financial Accountability (PEFA) performance management framework and to deliver reports based on those assessments. More
National Longitudinal Survey of Youth 1979.
The National Longitudinal Survey of Youth (NLSY), sponsored and funded by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS) of the U.S. Department of Labor, is the youth-focused component of the National Longitudinal Survey (NLS) Program – a set of surveys used to gather information on the labor market experiences of American men and women. The National Longitudinal Surveys are conducted jointly by the Ohio State University Center for Human Resource Research (CHRR) and NORC at the University of Chicago. More
Nigeria Sub-National Investment Climate Improvement.
This project, undertaken for the International Finance Corporation of the World Bank Group, focused on problems with real property transactions in Nigeria that are creating disincentives to investment and leading to informality in property markets. More