See selected analyses conducted by our center community and colleagues.

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Valuing Mortality Risks

The value of mortality risk reductions – the value per statistical life or VSL – is an important parameter in policy analysis. A series of projects addresses related challenges, including valuing “lives” vs. “life years” and accounting for preferences for reducing risks to others.

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Improving Analytic Practices

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation funded creation of best practice guidelines for benefit‐cost analyses in low- and middle-income countries. The guidelines to are intended to increase the comparability of these analyses, improve their quality, and expand their use.

Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis

The Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis publishes numerous articles on the concepts, conduct, and application of benefit-cost analysis. Learn more about the journal and browse its contents.

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