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Research Output 2007 2019

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 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Household
Willingness
2018

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

Geng, X., Janssens, W., Kramer, B. & van der List, M., Nov 2018, In : World Development. 111, p. 196-210 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
crowding out
health insurance
insurance
health
health expenditure

Less now or more later? Essays on the measurement of time preferences in economic experiments

Swart, L., 2018, 204 p.

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

Open Access
File

Perceptions of healthcare quality in Ghana: Does health insurance status matter?

Duku, S. K. O., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Janssens, W. & Pradhan, M., 16 Jan 2018, In : PLoS ONE. 13, 1, p. 1-17 17 p., e0190911.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Health insurance
health insurance
Ghana
Insurance Coverage
Quality of Health Care

The Power to Protect: Household Bargaining and Female Condom Use

Cassidy, R., Groot Bruinderink, M. L., Janssens, W. & Morsink, K., 2018, Centre for the Study of African Economies, University of Oxford, (CSAE Working Paper Series; no. WPS/2018-08).

Research output: Working paperAcademic

2017

Be Patient When Measuring Hyperbolic Discounting: Stationarity, Time Consistency and Time Invariance in a Field Experiment

Janssens, W., Kramer, B. & Swart, L., 1 May 2017, In : Journal of Development Economics. 126, -, p. 77-90 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File

Liquid Milk: Cash Constraints and Day-to-Day Intertemporal Choice in Financial Diaries

Geng, X., Janssens, W. & Kramer, B. N., Jan 2017, International Food Policy Research Institute, (IFPRI Discussion Paper; no. 01602).

Research output: Working paperProfessional

File
2016

The Financial Burden of Non-Communicable Chronic Diseases in Rural Nigeria: Wealth and Gender Heterogeneity in Health Care Utilization and Health Expenditures

Janssens, W., Goedecke, J., de Bree, G. J., Aderibigbe, S. A., Akande, T. M. & Mesnard, A., 2016, In : PLoS ONE. 11, 11, p. e0166121 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Patient Acceptance of Health Care
health care costs
Nigeria
Health Expenditures
chronic diseases

The social dilemma of microinsurance: Free-riding in a framed field experiment

Janssens, W. & Kramer, B., 2016, In : Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 131-part B, November, p. 47-61

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Microinsurance
Free-riding
Insurance
Field experiment
Social dilemma
2015

Comparison of Perceived and Technical Healthcare Quality in Primary Health Facilities: Implications for a Sustainable National Health Insurance Scheme in Ghana

Alhassan, R. K., Duku, S. O., Janssens, W., Nketiah-Amponsah, E., Spieker, N., Van Ostenberg, P., Arhinful, D. K., Pradhan, M. P. & Rinke de Wit, T. F., 2015, In : PLoS ONE. 10, 10, p. e0140109 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Health insurance
health insurance
Ghana
Quality of Health Care
Health Facilities

Empowering Women or Pleasing Men? Analyzing Male Views on Female Condom Use in Zimbabwe, Nigeria and Cameroon

Koster, W., Groot Bruinderink, M. & Janssens, W., 2015, In : International Perspectives on Sexual and Reproductive Health. 41, 3, p. 126-135

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2014

Refusal bias in the estimation of HIV prevalence

Janssens, W., van der Gaag, J., Rinke de Wit, T. F. & Tanovic, Z., 2014, In : Demography. 51, 3, p. 1131-1157

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

response behavior
trend
Namibia
gold standard
target group

The impact of a Caribbean home-visiting child development program on cognitive skills

Janssens, W. & Rosemberg, C., 2014, In : Economics of Education Review. 39, April, p. 22-37

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

cognitive development
research planning
Cognitive skills
Child development
methodology
2012

Hypertension in Sub-Saharan Africa: Cross-Sectional Surveys in Four Rural and Urban Communities

Hendriks, M. E., Wit, F. W. N. M., Roos, M. T. L., Brewster, L. M., Akande, T. M., de Beer, I. H., Mfinanga, S. G., Kahwa, A. M., Gatongi, P., van Rooy, G., Janssens, W., Lammers, J., Kramer, B. N., Bonfrer, I., Gaeb, E., van der Gaag, J., Rinke de Wit, T., Lange, J. M. A. & Schultz, C., 2012, In : PLoS ONE. 7, 3, 11 p., e32638.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
Africa South of the Sahara
Rural Population
Sub-Saharan Africa
Namibia
cross-sectional studies
2011

Externalities in program evaluation: the impact of a women’s empowerment program on immunization

Janssens, W., 2011, In : Journal of the European Economic Association. 9, 6, p. 1082-1113 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Program evaluation
Externalities
Empowerment
Immunization
Selection bias

The Incidence of HIV in Windhoek, Namibia: Demographic and Socio-Economic Associations

Aulagnier, M., Janssens, W., de Beer, I., van Rooy, G., Gaeb, E., Hesp, C., van der Gaag, J. & Rinke de Wit, T., 2011, In : PLoS ONE. 6, 10, 9 p., e25860.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
Namibia
socioeconomics
demographic statistics
Economics
Demography

The unequitable impacts of health shocks on the uninsured in Namibia

Gustafsson-Wright, E. J. E., Janssens, W. & Van der Gaag, J., 2011, In : Health Policy and Planning. 26, 2, p. 142-156

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

2010

Child Health and Nutrition in St Lucia

Groot Bruinderink, M. L. & Janssens, W., 2010, Amsterdam: AIID.

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

Cost-benefit analysis of the Roving Caregivers Programma: a study on the costs and benefits of RCP in Dominica, Grenada, Jamaica, St Lucia and St Vincent, and the Grenadines

van Spijk, J. K. N., Groot Bruinderink, M. L., Janssens, W. & Van der Gaag, J., 2010, Amsterdam: AIID.

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

Estimating HIV prevalence: A cautious note on household surveys in poor settings

Janssens, W., de Beer, I., Coutinho, H., van Rooy, G., Van der Gaag, J. & Rinke de Wit, T., 2010, In : British Medical Journal. 341, p. 1063-1063 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

RCP Impact evaluation St Lucia: Impact results 2009

Janssens, W., Groot Bruinderink, M. L. & Van der Gaag, J., 2010, Amsterdam: AIID.

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

The potential for low-cost health insurance schemes to protect the poor in Namibia

Gustafsson-Wright, E. J. E., Janssens, W. & Van der Gaag, J., 2010, Impact of health insurance in low- and middle-income countries. Griffin, C., Escobar, M. & Shaw, R. (eds.). Washington DC: Brookings Institution Press, 221 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book / Report / Conference proceedingChapterAcademic

Women's empowerment and the creation of social capital in Indian villages

Janssens, W., 2010, In : World Development. 38, 7, p. 974-988 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

social capital
empowerment
village
community
collective action
2009

Parenting behavior and child outcomes in St. Lucia

Janssens, W., Rosemberg Montes, C. & van Spijk, J. K. N., 2009, Amsterdam: Amsterdam Institute for International Development. 43 p. (AIID Research Series; no. 09-02/1)

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

Open Access
File

The impact of home-visiting early childhood intervention in the Caribbean on cognitive and socio-emotional child development

Janssens, W., Rosemberg Montes, C. & van Spijk, J. K. N., 2009, Amsterdam: Amsterdam Institute for International Development. 48 p. (AIID Research Series; no. 09-01/1)

Research output: Book / ReportReportProfessional

2008

A Unique Low-Cost Private Health Insurance Program in Namibia: Protection from Health Shocks Including HIV/AIDS

Janssens, W., Gustafsson-Wright, E. J. E., de Beer, I. & van der Gaag, J., 2008, In : Development ISSues. 10, 2, p. 13-15 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to JournalArticleAcademicpeer-review

Open Access
File
2007

Social Capital and Cooperation: An Impact Evaluation of Women's Empowerment Programme in Rural India

Janssens, W., 2007, Amsterdam: Thela Thesis.

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

Open Access
File

Social Capital and Cooperation. An Impact Evaluation of a Women's Empowerment Programme in Rural India

Janssens, W., 2007, Amsterdam: Thela Thesis / Tinbergen Instituut. 254 p.

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

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