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Ottar Mæstad

Director

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Economist specialising in global health research

Director of Chr. Michelsen Institute (CMI). Economist with a research background both in global health and in areas such as environment and energy, climate policy and international trade. He initiated the global health research programme at CMI, with a focus on health service delivery - human resources, quality of health care, governance in the health sector, results-based financing, vaccination coverage – and more recently also on issues related to adolescent health / early marriage.

Mæstad has wide experience from research, research management, and policy analysis. He has led a number of research projects for clients such as the Research Council of Norway, Norwegian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Norad, the World Bank, the Hewlett Foundation, Statoil, the Norwegian Shipowners Association, and others.

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