Amsterdam Centre for World Food Studies

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poverty Earth & Environmental Sciences
Vietnam Social Sciences
food security Earth & Environmental Sciences
labor market integration Social Sciences
regional labor market Social Sciences
hunger Earth & Environmental Sciences
crowding out Social Sciences
health insurance Earth & Environmental Sciences

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Chris Elbers

Person: Academic

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W. Janssens

Person: Academic


Research Output 1992 2019

Cooperation in Polygynous Households

Barr, A., Dekker, M., Janssens, W., Kebede, B. & Kramer, B., Apr 2019, In : American Economic Journal: Applied Economics. 11, 2, p. 266-283

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access

Impact of an innovative financing and payment model on tuberculosis patients' financial burden: Is tuberculosis care more affordable for the poor?

Jiang, W. X., Long, Q., Lucas, H., Dong, D., Chen, J. Y., Xiang, L., Li, Q., Huang, F., Wang, H., Elbers, C., Cobelens, F. & Tang, S. L., 24 Mar 2019, In : Infectious Diseases of Poverty. 8, p. 1-10 10 p., 21.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Health Expenditures
Health Services
Fee-for-Service Plans

Assessing the impact of road development on household welfare in rural Papua New Guinea

Edmonds, C., Wiegand, M., Koomen, E., Pradhan, M. P. & Andree, B. P. J., 2018, Financing Infrastructure in Asia and the Pacific: Capturing Impacts and New Sources. Yoshino, N., Helble, M. & Abidhadjaev, U. (eds.). Tokyo: Asian Development Bank Institute, p. 189-235 47 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterProfessional

Open Access

Behind the data: Evaluating health care interventions in developing countries

Tanovic, Z., 2018, 165 p.

Research output: PhD ThesisPhD Thesis - Research VU, graduation VUAcademic

Open Access

Disentangling urban and rural food security in West Africa

van Wesenbeeck, C. F. A., May 2018, Paris: OECD Publishing. 32 p. (OECD West African Papers; no. 15)

Research output: Book / ReportBookAcademicpeer-review

food security
rural area
urban area

Activities 2017 2019

  • 7 Lecture / Presentation

Health insurance, a friend in need? Impacts of formal insurance and crowding out of informal insurance

W. Janssens (Speaker)
30 Jan 2019

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

The Power to Protect: Household Bargaining and Female Condom Use

W. Janssens (Speaker)
3 May 2018

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Gendered barriers to formal health care utilization: A structural model of health care demand in Nigeria

W. Janssens (Speaker)
28 Nov 2018

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Gendered barriers to formal health care utilization: A structural model of health care demand in Nigeria

W. Janssens (Speaker)
10 Dec 2018

Activity: Lecture / PresentationAcademic

Social norms and child marriage in Pakistan – Baseline findings

W. Janssens (Speaker)
4 Dec 2018

Activity: Lecture / PresentationProfessional


Universal Coverage
Organized Financing
Health Insurance
Research Personnel

Research Talent Grant for PhD project

C.T.M. Elbers (Recipient) & T.B. Child (Recipient), 2013


Press / Media