Benefit Cost Analysis
See selected analyses conducted by our center community and colleagues.
Guidelines and Reference Case
This project, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation, involves developing guidelines for rigorous benefit‐cost analyses. These guidelines will provide a reference case to promote comparability across analyses, and include principles, methodological specifications, and reporting standards.
Guidelines of BCA project indicates a need for more valuation research in mortality & morbidity risk reductions, which could aid in policy implementation and estimating the benefits of alternative interventions. Lisa Robinson participated in an advisory group focused on implementing one such study as part of the DOVE project.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What is benefit-cost analysis and how does it differ from cost-effectiveness analysis?
Why measure outcomes in money?
What is willingness to pay?