Start Year: 2015
Client: U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA), Food and Nutrition Service (FNS)
Services Provided: Data Collection, Programming and Planning Evaluation, Statistical Analysis, Training and Technical Assistance, Survey Research, Information Management Support, Data Scrubbing, Outreach to Program Participants, Data Visualization, Text Analysis
Econometrica is conducting a mixed-methods program evaluation of the USDA Pilot Project for the Procurement of Unprocessed Fruits and Vegetables. We are developing a study design, data collection instruments, and procedures; recruiting State participants; preparing content and delivering training; creating a study database; conducting analysis; and preparing a report. Our findings for FNS will impact the potential establishment of similar programs for all States.