the methodology used to assess how well countries performance (UHC) relative to levels of spending;
the results from the analysis of 83 low and middle income countries.
Presentation and discussion:
“Motivation and approach to the efficiency analysis: why this study?” Matthew Jowett, PhD.
“Good performance at low spending levels and vice versa: an overview of the results and key messages:” Gabriela Flores, PhD.
Q&A: Moderated by Elina Dale, PhD, Health Financing Technical Officer, WHO Geneva.
Matthew Jowett, PhD. Senior Health Financing Specialist, Dept. Health Systems Governance & Financing, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.
Gabriela Flores, PhD.Health Economist, Economic Analysis and Evaluation (EAE), Health Systems and Innovation, World Health Organization, Geneva, Switzerland.
Friday, October 4, 2019 Assessing country progress in health financing: a qualitative approach Speakers: Matthew Jowet, PhD, Senior Health Financing Specialist, WHO - Geneva; Soonman Kwon, PhD, Professor and Former Dean of the School of Public Health, Seoul National University
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Friday, September 27, 2019 Another take on the efficiency question? Wasteful spending on health -- insights from OECD countries Speaker: Agnès Couffinhal, PhD. Senior Economist, Health, Nutrition and Population division, The World Bank
Tuesday, March 26, 2019 Strategic purchasing for universal health coverage: theory and practice Speakers: Inke Mathauer; Gemini Mtei; Ahmed Khalifa, Elina Dale (click on the speakers name to access their presentation slides)
Friday, March 15, 2019 "If you don't manage your time, someone else will": Yes, but how?
Speaker: Richard Smith, University of Exeter
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