Ellen Van de Poel

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. ncbi Are urban children really healthier? Evidence from 47 developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 65:1986-2003. 2007
  2. pmc What explains the rural-urban gap in infant mortality: household or community characteristics?
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Demography 46:827-50. 2009
  3. doi Decomposing malnutrition inequalities between Scheduled Castes and Tribes and the remaining Indian population
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Ethn Health 14:271-87. 2009
  4. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 86:282-91. 2008
  5. pmc Malnutrition and the disproportional burden on the poor: the case of Ghana
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Department of Applied Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg, Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Equity Health 6:21. 2007
  6. doi Measurement of inequity in health care with heterogeneous response of use to need
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute for Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:676-89. 2012
  7. doi Urbanization and the spread of diseases of affluence in China
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Econ Hum Biol 7:200-16. 2009
  8. doi Introduction of performance-based financing in burundi was associated with improvements in care and quality
    Igna Bonfrer
    Igna Bonfrer is a researcher at the Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:2179-87. 2014
  9. pmc Can vouchers deliver? An evaluation of subsidies for maternal health care in Cambodia
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 92:331-9. 2014
  10. doi Does the distribution of healthcare utilization match needs in Africa?
    Igna Bonfrer
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Department of Economics, University of Passau, Innstrasse 29, 94032, Passau, Germany, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Kortenaerkade 12, 2518 AX, The Hague, The Netherlands and Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy Plan 29:921-37. 2014

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Publications10

  1. ncbi Are urban children really healthier? Evidence from 47 developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 65:1986-2003. 2007
    ..The findings imply that there is a need for programs that target the urban poor, and that this is becoming more necessary as the size of the urban population grows...
  2. pmc What explains the rural-urban gap in infant mortality: household or community characteristics?
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Demography 46:827-50. 2009
    ..Policy needs to operate at both the community and household levels to correct such deficiencies...
  3. doi Decomposing malnutrition inequalities between Scheduled Castes and Tribes and the remaining Indian population
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Ethn Health 14:271-87. 2009
    ....
  4. pmc Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 86:282-91. 2008
    ....
  5. pmc Malnutrition and the disproportional burden on the poor: the case of Ghana
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Department of Applied Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg, Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Equity Health 6:21. 2007
    ....
  6. doi Measurement of inequity in health care with heterogeneous response of use to need
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute for Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:676-89. 2012
    ..In those countries, around one half of the observed socioeconomic inequality is due to utilisation being more responsive to need among the higher wealth and urban dwelling individuals...
  7. doi Urbanization and the spread of diseases of affluence in China
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Econ Hum Biol 7:200-16. 2009
    ..Higher incomes explain around one-tenth of the urban concentration of both overweight and hypertension, while the education advantage of urban populations has a similar sized offsetting effect...
  8. doi Introduction of performance-based financing in burundi was associated with improvements in care and quality
    Igna Bonfrer
    Igna Bonfrer is a researcher at the Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Aff (Millwood) 33:2179-87. 2014
    ..More research into the cost-effectiveness of performance-based financing and how best to target vulnerable populations is warranted...
  9. pmc Can vouchers deliver? An evaluation of subsidies for maternal health care in Cambodia
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 92:331-9. 2014
    ..To evaluate the effect of vouchers for maternity care in public health-care facilities on the utilization of maternal health-care services in Cambodia...
  10. doi Does the distribution of healthcare utilization match needs in Africa?
    Igna Bonfrer
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Department of Economics, University of Passau, Innstrasse 29, 94032, Passau, Germany, International Institute of Social Studies, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Kortenaerkade 12, 2518 AX, The Hague, The Netherlands and Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burgemeester Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy Plan 29:921-37. 2014
    ..Given the absence of social health insurance in most of these countries, policies that aim to reduce inequities in access to and use of health care must include an enhanced capacity of the poor to generate income. ..