External Development & Global Health

Health economist Jason with the second in our series of articles about economic concepts crucial to global health… This article looks at the concept of externalities.


All actions are associated with both benefits and costs – if we believe the …

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When push comes to nudge – playing on behaviours to generate healthy action

I’m Jason Calvert, a pragmatist and a health economist with a passion for health promotion, non-communicable diseases and international development. This is the first article in a series which will attempt to demystify some key economic concepts for Global Health. …

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