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Event | 2 Nov 2011
Maternal and child health is prioritized in most countries. This leads us to give less priority to the treatment of chronic diseases in adults, such as AIDS. What is the basis for such priorities?
Journal Article | Jan 2014
Background Multiple principles are relevant in priority setting, two of which are often considered particularly important. According to the greater benefit ...
Priority setting, Prioritarianism, Cost-effectiveness, Equity weights, Quality-adjusted life years, Political philosophy, Empirical ethics
Health inequalities in Ethiopia: modeling inequalities in length of life within and between population groups
Journal Article | Aug 2013
Background and objectives Most studies on health inequalities use average measures, but describing the distribution of health can also provide valuable ...
Ethiopia, Justice, Health inequality, Inequality in length of life, Priority setting, Inequality measurement, Gini
Event | 11 Apr 2013
Seminar to take stock of Brazil's development 10 years after the coming to power of Lula and PT, with André Singer, professor of political ...
Edited Book | Jan 2001
This book is about the multitude of associations that has emerged in African cities in recent years. In many cases, they are a response to mounting poverty, ...
Urbanisation, Civil society, Africa
CMI Working Paper | Jan 2003
In 1996, the World Bank and a network of non-governmental organizations (SAPRIN) started cooperating on an evaluation of 15 years of structural adjustment ...
Structural adjustment programme, Assessment, SAPRIN, World Bank, Ghana, Bangladesh, Ecuador
Economic reconstruction and the peasants in Ethiopia. Two papers presented at the symposium on the Ethiopian economy, with a postscript
CMI Report | Jan 1992
The two papers present proposals for the economic reconstruction of Ethiopia, based on the interests of the peasants and other poor groups. In the first ...
Structural adjustment, Poverty, Ethiopia, Eritrea
Economic reconstruction and the peasants in Ethiopia. Two papers presented at the Symposium on the Ethiopian Economy, with a postscript
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1992
The two papers present proposals for the economic reconstruction of Ethiopia, basd on the interests of the peasants and other poor groups. In the first ...
Structural adjustment, Poverty, Ethiopia, Eritrea, Africa: Eritrea
Scaling up sexuality education in Senegal: integrating family life education into the national curriculum
Journal Article | Jan 2016
In Senegal, school-based sexuality education has evolved over 20 years from family life education (FLE) pilot projects into crosscurricular subjects located ...
Senegal, young people, comprehensive sexuality education, school sex education, scale-up
DERAP Working Paper | Jan 1991
Malawi has been regarded by the World Bank as a "strong adjuster", since the introduction of its first structural adjustment programme in 1981. This paper ...
Structural adjustment, Poverty, Food security, Malawi, Africa: Malawi
Journal Article | Jan 2008
Background: Maximising health as the guiding principle for resource allocation in health has been challenged by concernsabout the distribution of health ...
health care rationing, ethics
Event | 15 Jun 2007
What is the extent and impact of corruption in infrastructure in developing countries? Charles J. Kenny is a development economist and a senior researcher at the World Bank.
CMI Report | Jan 1991
Structural adjustment and poverty Wycliffe Chilowa CMI Report wycliffe chilowa wycliffe chilowa
Report in External Series | Nov 2016
FORTY YEARS of Official Development Assistance has contributed to high macroeconomic growth, the development of key national institutions and partial ...
Journal Article | Jan 1993
The state, interest groups and structural adjustment in Zimbabwe Tor Skålnes Journal of Development
Book Chapter | Jan 1997
Current poverty, strutural adjustment and drought in Zimbabwe Catherine M. Marquette World Developm
Book Review | Jan 2006
Structural Adjustment: the Policy Roots of Economic Crisis, Poverty and Inequality Siegfried Pause
Journal Article | Jan 1992
Who is losing out? Structural adjustment, gender and the agricultural sector in Zambia Gisela Geisl
CMI Report | Jan 1990
(Versão portuguesa: Mocambique numa encruzilhada. Economia e politica na era de adjustamento estrutural)
Event | 9 Sep 2011
World food prices are fluctuating, and have on average increased during the last years. What shall we expect in the long run? Economist Stein T. Holden from UMB and geographer Peter Andersen from UiB discuss these issues with a focus on local knowledge and technological opportunities.