University of Oxford

Stories from Western Kenya: Promoting future orientation

This video is one of the two used as part of a randomised controlled trial study ‘Direct and Interaction Effects of Cash Transfers and Psychological Interventions Promoting Future Orientation on Economic Outcomes’ being conducted in Western Kenya. In the study, researchers conduct a randomised evaluation to understand the economic effects of watching an aspirational video, as well as whether pairing the video with an unconditional cash transfers can improve the impact of cash.