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2020

Hemming R. Increasing Public Health Expenditure in India – Challenges and Prospects. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Report: number 3, 2020. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2020/02/India-public-health-expenditure-and-fiscal-space-report_Final-1.pdf.

McDade KK, Mao W. Making sense of estimates of health aid from China. BMJ Global Health. 2020;5:e002261. Available at: https://gh.bmj.com/content/5/2/e002261.

Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, McDade KK, Mao W. Preparing for pandemics such as coronavirus—will we ever break the vicious cycle of panic and neglect? Brookings Future Development. Weblog. 2020. Available at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/future-development/2020/02/11/preparing-for-pandemics-such-as-coronavirus-will-we-ever-break-the-vicious-cycle-of-panic-and-neglect/

2019

McDade KK, Kraus J, Petitjean H, Schrade C, Fewer S, Beyeler N, Yamey G. Aligning multilateral support for global public goods for health under the Global Action Plan. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Working paper: number 15, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/our-work/policy-solutions-finance-gaps/global-functions-of-health-aid/.

McDade KK, Yamey G. Are the multilaterals ready to act on pandemic prevention and other global public goods? Brookings Future Development. Weblog. 2019. Available at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/future-development/2019/09/11/are-the-multilaterals-ready-to-act-on-pandemic-prevention-and-other-global-public-goods/

Chen S, Guo L, Wang Z, Mao W, Ge Y, Ying X et al. Current situation and progress toward the 2030 health-related Sustainable Development Goals in China: A systematic analysis. PLOS Med. 2019; 16(11):e1002975. Available at: https://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article/file?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002975&type=printable

Gill IS, Glenday G, Bharali I. Domestic revenue mobilization: estimating the gaps between ability and effort. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Policy brief: 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/04/CPIGH-Policy-brief_Domestic-Revenue-Mobilization__April-2019_FINAL.pdf.

Glenday G, Bharali I, Wang Z. Enhancing Domestic Revenues: Constraints and Opportunities: A cross-country comparative study of tax capacity, effort and gaps. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Report number: 2, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/04/CPIGH-Report_Tax-report_Enhancing-Domestic-Revenues__April-2019_FINAL.pdf

Yamey G. Financing Global Public Goods for Health: How Can We Make the Case?. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Weblog. 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/2019/10/28/financing-global-public-goods-for-health-how-can-we-make-the-case/​.

Yamey G, Jamison D, Hanssen O, Soucat A. Financing Global Common Goods for Health: When the World is a Country. Health Systems & Reform. 2019. Available at: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23288604.2019.1663118

Bharali I, McDade KK, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of Gavi, the Vaccine Alliance. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 3, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/09/Gavi-AID-Transition-Profile.pdf.

Mao W, McDade KK, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of Japan’s approach to transition. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 5, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/11/JAPAN-Transition-Profile-Final.pdf.

Schäferhoff M, McDade KK, Ogbuoji O, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of the Global Fund to Fight AIDS, Tuberculosis, and Malaria. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 1, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/06/Global-Fund-Profile.pdf.

McDade KK, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of the United States Agency for International Development (USAID). The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 4, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/10/USAID-AID-Transition-Profile-Final.pdf.

McDade KK, Ogbuoji O, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of The U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR). The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 2, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/09/PEPFAR-AID-Transition-Profile.pdf.

Dixit S, McDade KK, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. Health aid in transition: a review of the World Bank International Development Association (IDA). The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Review number: 2, 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/09/PEPFAR-AID-Transition-Profile.pdf.

Yamey G. How do global health academics “reach the people”?. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Weblog. 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/2019/10/16/how-do-global-health-academics-reach-the-people/.

McDade KK, Ogbuoji O, Schäferhoff M, Yamey G. How do major health donors prepare for country exits? The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Weblog. 2019. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/2019/06/28/how-do-major-health-donors-prepare-for-country-exits/.

Schäferhoff M, Chodavadia P, Martinez S, McDade KK, Fewer S, et. al. International Funding for Global Common Goods for Health: An Analysis Using the Creditor Reporting System and G-FINDER Databases. Health Systems & Reform. 2019. Available at: https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/10.1080/23288604.2019.1663646

Yamey G, Ogbuoji O, Nonvignon J. Middle-income countries graduating from health aid: transforming daunting challenges into smooth transitions. PLoSMed. 2019; 16(6):e1002837. Available at: https://journals.plos.org/plosmedicine/article?id=10.1371/journal.pmed.1002837.

Shen S, Mao W, Tang S. The 5 problems China must tackle now to achieve the 2030 health SDGs. Brookings Future Development. Weblog. 2019. Available at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/future-development/2019/12/11/the-5-problems-china-must-tackle-now-to-achieve-the-2030-health-sdgs/

Schäferhoff M, Martinez S, Ogbuoji O, Sabin ML, Yamey G. Trends in global health financing. BMJ. 2019;365(l2185)
Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2019/05/bmj.I2185.full_.pdf.

Bharali I, Gill I. What happens to health financing during the middle-income transition? Brookings Future Development. Weblog. 2019. Available at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/future-development/2019/12/16/what-happens-to-health-financing-during-the-middle-income-transition/

2018

Watkins DA, Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, et al. Alma Ata at 40 Years: reflections from the Lancet Commission on Investing in Health. Lancet. 2018; 392(1434–6). Available at: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/lancet/article/PIIS0140-6736(18)32389-4/fulltext#seccestitle10.

Young R, Bekele T, Gunn A et al. Developing new health technologies for neglected diseases: a pipeline portfolio review and cost model. Gates Open Research. 2018; 2:23. Available from: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6139384/pdf/gatesopenres-2-13939.pdf.

The Center’s director, Gavin Yamey, is a co-author on two  chapters of the third edition of the Disease Control Priorities Project (DCP3).  These chapters are focused on (i) identifying the highest priority inter-sectoral interventions to improve health, and (ii) developing an “essential” list of interventions to be included in universal health coverage packages.

Flanagan K, Rees H, Huffstetler H, McDade KK, Yamey G, Gonzalez D, Hecht R. Donor transitions from HIV programs: what is the impact on vulnerable populations? The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Policy Analysis: number 2. 2018. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2018/12/Donor-Transitions-from-HIV-Report_Final.pdf.

Yamey G, Batson A, Kilmarx PH, Yotebieng M. Funding innovation in neglected diseases. BMJ. 2018;360:k1182. Available at: https://www.bmj.com/content/360/bmj.k1182.

Yamey G, Summers LH, Jamison DT, Brinton J. How to convene an international health or development commission: ten key steps. Health Policy and Planning. 2018 (1-7). Available at: https://sites-staging.globalhealth.duke.edu/centerforpolicyimpact/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2018/01/Yamey-Summers-et-al_How-to-Convene-a-Development-Commission.pdf.

Beyeler N, Fewer S, Yotebieng M, Yamey G. Improving resource mobilisation for global health R&D: a role for coordination platforms? BMJ Glob Health. 2019;4:e001209. Available at: https://gh.bmj.com/content/bmjgh/4/1/e001209.full.pdf.

Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, McDade KK. Improving tracking of aid for women’s, children’s, and adolescents’ health. The Lancet Global Health. 2018:6(8);Pe814-e815. Available at: https://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(18)30320-6/fulltext?rss=yes.

McDade KK, Yamey G. Intensified multilateral cooperation on global public goods for health: three opportunities for collective action. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Policy Paper: 2018. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2018/11/Multilaterals-and-GPGs_LONG_Final.pdf.

McDade KK, Yamey G. Intensified multilateral cooperation on global public goods for health: three opportunities for collective action. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Policy Brief: 2018. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2018/11/Multilaterals-and-GPGs_BRIEF_Final.pdf.

Yamey G, McDade KK. Intensified multilateral cooperation on global public goods for health: three opportunities for collective action. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Weblog: 2018. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/2018/11/20/intensified-multilateral-cooperation-on-global-public-goods-for-health-three-opportunities-for-collective-action/.

Watkins DA, Nugent R, Saxenian H, Yamey G, Danforth K, González-Pier E, Mock CN, Jha P, Alwan A, Jamison DT. Intersectoral policy priorities for health. In: Disease Control Priorities: Improving Health and Reducing Poverty. Washington, DC: World Bank; 2018.

Yamey G, McDade KK. Reviewer report for: mainstreaming as rhetoric or reality? Gender and global health at the World Bank. Wellcome Open Res. 2018. Available at: https://wellcomeopenresearch.org/articles/3-18/v1#referee-response-31183

Strengthening the United States government’s role in product development for global health
Authors: Gavin Yamey, Andrea Thoumi, Jonathan Gonzalez-Smith, Cynthia Binanay, Ipchita Bharali, Zeena Johar, David Ridley, Nick Chapman

Yamey G, Gonzalez D, Bharali I, Flanagan K, Hecht R. Transitioning from foreign aid: is the next cohort of graduating countries ready? The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Duke Global Working Paper Series: number 8, 2018. Available at: http://centerforpolicyimpact.org/wp-content/uploads/sites/18/2018/03/Transition-from-foreign-aid_DukeCPIGH-Working-Paper-final.pdf.

Yamey G, Ogbuoji O, Fan VY, Bloom DE, Prettner K. Valuing health as development: going beyond gross domestic product. BMJ. 2018; 363. Available at: https://www.bmj.com/content/363/bmj.k4371.full?ijkey=xfYR8ICYKAicTlE&keytype=ref.

Yamey G, Ogbuoji O, McDade KK. We need a consensus on the definition of ‘global public goods for health’. Brookings Future Development. Weblog. 2018. Available at: https://www.brookings.edu/blog/future-development/2018/11/20/we-need-a-consensus-on-the-definition-of-global-public-goods-for-health/.

2017

A framework for stimulating economic investments to prevent emerging diseases
Authors: Daniel L Schar, Gavin Mark Yamey, Catherine C Machalaba, William B Karesh | Citation: Bulletin of the World Health Organization; Type: Perspectives; Article ID: BLT.17.199547

Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, Aars OK, Bloom B, Carroll D, Chawla M, et al. Financing of international collection action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness. The Lancet Global Health. 2017;5(8):e727-e837. Available from: http://www.thelancet.com/journals/langlo/article/PIIS2214-109X(17)30203-6/fulltext.

Yamey G, Schäferhoff M, Young R, Braun N, Figiel C, Kraus J. International collective action for epidemic and pandemic preparedness: an economic policy brief for the G20 Health Working Group. The Center for Policy Impact in Global Health. Policy Brief: 2017. Available from: https://sites-staging.globalhealth.duke.edu/centerforpolicyimpact/wp-content/uploads/sites/8/2016/10/G20-Brief_Global-Financing-of-Epidemic-Preparedness-21-Feb-2017.pdf.

Kraus J, Schwalbe N, Yamey G, Fewer S. Opinion: 3 ways to strengthen multilateral cooperation on global public goods. Devex Op-Ed. Available from: https://www.devex.com/news/opinion-3-ways-to-strengthen-multilateral-cooperation-on-global-public-goods-93846.

Strengthening domestic resource mobilization: moving from theory to practice in low-and middle-income countries
Authors: Raul Felix Junquera-Varela, Marijn Verhoeven, Gangadhar P. Shukla, Bernard Haven, Rajul Awasthi, and Blanca Moreno-Dodson | Citation: World Bank doi:10.1596/978-1-4648-1073-2

2016

Gavin Yamey, along with his co-authors Naomi Beyeler, Hester Wadge, and Dean Jamison, authored a new report “Investing in health: the economic case” at the World Innovation Summit for Health on 30th November, 2016. The report summarizes the evidence on the impressive returns to investing in health and makes a strong case for governments and donors to invest in cost-effective interventions.

Next generation maternal health: external shocks and health-system innovations
Authors: Margaret E Kruk, Stephanie Kujawski, Cheryl A Moyer, Richard M Adanu, Kaosar Afsana, Jessica Cohen, Amanda Glassman, Alain Labrique, K Srinath Reddy, Gavin Yamey | Citation: Lancet 2016; 388: 2296–306

2015

Schäferhoff M, Fewer S, Kraus S,  Richter E, Summers LH, Sundewall J, Yamey G, Jamison DT. How much donor financing for health is channelled to global versus country-specific aid functions? Lancet. 2015;386:2436-2441. Available from: http://globalhealth2035.org/sites/default/files/journal-articles/donor-financing-for-health-is-channelled-to-global-versus-country-specific-aid-functions.pdf.

2014

Schäferhoff M, Fewer S, Kraus S,  Richter E, Summers LH, Sundewall J, Yamey G, Jamison DT. How much donor financing for health is channelled to global versus country-specific aid functions? Lancet. 2015;386:2436-2441. Available from: http://globalhealth2035.org/sites/default/files/journal-articles/donor-financing-for-health-is-channelled-to-global-versus-country-specific-aid-functions.pdf.

2013

Global health 2035: a world converging within a generation
Authors: Dean T Jamison, Lawrence H Summers, George Alleyne, Kenneth J Arrow, Seth Berkley, Agnes Binagwaho, Flavia Bustreo, David Evans, Richard G A Feachem, Julio Frenk, Gargee Ghosh, Sue J Goldie, Yan Guo, Sanjeev Gupta, Richard Horton, Margaret E Kruk, Adel Mahmoud, Linah K Mohohlo, Mthuli Ncube, Ariel Pablos-Mendez, K Srinath Reddy, Helen Saxenian, Agnes Soucat, Karen H Ulltveit-Moe, Gavin Yamey | Citation:  Lancet 2013; 382: 1898–955

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