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With almost 15 years passing since their introduction, quantitative evaluations of Poverty Reduction Strategy Papers (PRSPs) have been surprisingly sparse. This paper examines whether a PRSP impacts on poverty reduction and well-being and whether PRSP alignment to development paradigms impacts upon the achievement of these outcomes. Specifically, it estimates the causal effect of having a PRSP on various targets of the United Nations' Millennium Development Goals. The sample is composed of adoi:10.2139/ssrn.2606913 fatcat:2glbp6rs65fk3iiy6lpc5gmwd4