Valuing Mortality Risks in Low and Middle Income Countries

Lisa Robinson smiling.

The summer 2017 issue of the Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis features a symposium organized by CHDS Senior Research Scientist Lisa A. Robinson. In addition to an introduction and summary drafted by Ms. Robinson, the issue includes an article on the conceptual framework authored by faculty member James K. Hammitt and two additional articles that use different methods to estimate these values.

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Lisa A. Robinson and James K. Hammitt are members of a leadership team responsible for a project to develop guidelines that encourage the conduct of high quality benefit‐cost analyses, funded by the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation. Co-leaders include Dean Jamison (University of California, San Francisco), and David de Ferranti (Results for Development Institute). Learn more about this project.

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