A researcher takes inventory of a drug stockroom in Tanzania

This blog was written by Stephen Kosack (UW) and Archon Fung (HKS) and originally published for the Transparency and Accountability Initiative in June 2013.

Do transparency and accountability interventions work? In recent years, there has been a flood of rigorous evaluations of T/A interventions that seek to improve public services through transparency. Several show eye-popping improvements in the delivery of services and development outcomes, often at far less cost than...