JEL code: I10

Health: General

Forest commons, vertical integration and smallholder’s saving and investment responses:...
As the result of prohibitively high transaction costs, smallholder ...
Dambala Gelo
Working Paper
Optimal Targeted Lockdowns in a Multi-Group SIR Model
We study targeted lockdowns in a multi-group SIR model where infect...
Michael D. Whinston, Victor Chernozhukovz, Iván Werning, Daron Acemoglu
Working Paper
Dr Neryvia Pillay Bell on the Fiscal response to the COVID-19 pandemic in South Africa:...
In this podcast Dr Neryvia Pillay Bell, a Policy Associate at ERSA ...
Neryvia Pillay Bell
The effect of price and non-price policies on cigarette consumption in South Africa
The health consequences of smoking are quite enormous and have been...
Ernest N. Tingum, Noreen Mdege, Alfred K. Mukong
Policy Brief
Can paid maternity leave improve childhood health?
Evidence from California shows that paid maternity leave leads to i...
Neryvia Pillay Bell
Policy Brief
Parental bargaining and rural-urban child health differential in Tanzania
This paper extends the empirical analysis of child health by simult...
Justine Burns, Alfred K. Mukong
Policy Brief
Does the Equivalence Scale Matter? Equivalence and Out-of-Pocket Payments
We evaluate the effects of different equivalence scale parameter es...
Steven F. Koch
Policy Brief
Peer Networks and Tobacco Consumption in South Africa
This paper deepens the empirical analysis of peer networks by consi...
Alfred K. Mukong
Policy Brief
The Impact of Obesity on Employment in South Africa
Obesity is a growing health problem in South Africa. This health pr...
Abieyuwa Ohonba, Naiefa Rashied, Modeste Some
Working Paper
Effects of Social Norms on Multiple Partnerships: Evidence from Young Adults in the Met...
Even though antiretroviral treatment is becoming more efficient and...
Byela Tibesigwa, Martine Visser
Working Paper
‘Know Your Epidemic’: The Effects of Expected Health and Contextual Health Uncertainty ...
This study measures the link between expected health and contextual...
Mintewab Bezabih, Martine Visser, Byela Tibesigwa
Working Paper
Assessing regional variation in the effect of the removal of user fees on institutional...
This paper examines regional differences in the effect of user fee ...
Steven F. Koch, Chitalu M. Chama-Chiliba
Working Paper
A parsimonious model of subjective life expectancy
This paper develops a theoretical model for the formation of subjec...
Alexander Zimper, Alexander Ludwig
Working Paper

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