AN ACADEMIC COLLECTIVE WORKING ON THE ECONOMICS OF GLOBAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENT

WE ARE BASED LARGELY WITHIN UNIVERSITY COLLEGE LONDON'S INSTITUTE FOR GLOBAL HEALTH (IGH)

WITH LINKS TO THE LONDON SCHOOL OF HYGIENE AND TROPICAL MEDICINE, UCL ECONOMICS, THE INSTITUTE FOR FISCAL STUDIES, UMEA UNIVERSITY AND THE UNIVERSITY OF CAPE TOWN.

WE HAVE ACTIVE PROJECTS IN INDIA, NEPAL, BANGLADESH, MALAWI, UGANDA AND IRAN.

FEATURED PROJECT
The goal in this 5-year programme is to reduce maternal and child mortality and morbidity in high mortality populations in sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. It aims to do this by building a global network of high quality scientists and population field sites to generate research evidence to improve policy and practice for maternal and child survival in Bangladesh, India, Malawi and» Learn more
FEATURED PAPER
To aid informed health sector decision-making, data from sufficient high quality economic evaluations must be available to policy makers. To date, no known study has analysed the quantity and quality of available Iranian economic evaluation studies. This study aimed to» Learn more
TEAM MEMBERS
Sungwook Kim
Sungwook is a PhD student in the IGH. He has a Master’s degree in Finance (2010) from the university of St. Andrews and Health Economics (2011) from the University of York and a BA in Sociology (2006) from the Korea University, Korea. His research interests include drug pricing, economic evaluation and econometric analysis with a» Learn more

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