The UCL Centre for Global Health Economics

Dr Markus Haacker

Dr Markus Haacker is an economist working at the intersections of macroeconomics, public finance, global health, and economic development. He is a Visiting Scientist at the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health, and has worked as a consultant to the World Bank and UNAIDS. From 1999-2008, he was an Economist at the International Monetary Fund. Current research interests regard macroeconomic and fiscal aspects of health policy analyses, and the economics of chronic diseases.

Selected papers

The Economics of the Global Response to HIV/AIDS (2016)

Effectiveness of and Financial Returns to Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision for HIV Prevention in South Africa: An Incremental Cost-Effectiveness Analysis (2016)

Optima: A Model for HIV Epidemic Analysis, Program Prioritization, and Resource Optimization (2015)