Harold Alderman

Summary

Affiliation: The World Bank
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Tall claims: Mortality selection and the height of children in India
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433, MSN MC3 306, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 9:393-406. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint With the help of one's neighbors: externalities in the production of nutrition in Peru
    Harold Alderman
    Food and Nutrition Policy Advisor, The World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:2019-31. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Reducing child malnutrition in Tanzania. Combined effects of income growth and program interventions
    Harold Alderman
    The World Bank, Africa Human Development, 1818 H St, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 4:1-23. 2006
  4. pmc Effect on weight gain of routinely giving albendazole to preschool children during child health days in Uganda: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    BMJ 333:122. 2006
  5. pmc Economic and nutritional analyses offer substantial synergies for understanding human nutrition
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Africa Region, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    J Nutr 137:537-44. 2007
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a community-based intervention to improve nutrition in young children in Senegal: a difference in difference analysis
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Africa Region, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:667-73. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Safety nets can help address the risks to nutrition from increasing climate variability
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    J Nutr 140:148S-52S. 2010
  8. ncbi request reprint Anemia in low-income countries is unlikely to be addressed by economic development without additional programs
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 30:265-9. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Nutrition-sensitive interventions and programmes: how can they help to accelerate progress in improving maternal and child nutrition?
    Marie T Ruel
    Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 382:536-51. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Determinants of malnutrition in Senegal: individual, household, community variables, and their interaction
    Sebastian Linnemayr
    Harvard University School of Public Health, 104 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 6:252-63. 2008

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Tall claims: Mortality selection and the height of children in India
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433, MSN MC3 306, United States
    Econ Hum Biol 9:393-406. 2011
    ..The study shows that although mortality risk is higher among malnourished children, selective mortality has only a minor impact on the measured nutritional status of children stratified by gender...
  2. ncbi request reprint With the help of one's neighbors: externalities in the production of nutrition in Peru
    Harold Alderman
    Food and Nutrition Policy Advisor, The World Bank, 1818 H Street, NW, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Soc Sci Med 56:2019-31. 2003
    ..In both urban and rural areas, we observe externalities from investments in such household level infrastructure with the evidence particularly strong for sanitation made by neighboring households...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reducing child malnutrition in Tanzania. Combined effects of income growth and program interventions
    Harold Alderman
    The World Bank, Africa Human Development, 1818 H St, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 4:1-23. 2006
    ..Policy simulations make clear that if one intends to halve malnutrition rates by 2015 (the MDG objective), income growth will have to be complemented by large scale program interventions...
  4. pmc Effect on weight gain of routinely giving albendazole to preschool children during child health days in Uganda: cluster randomised controlled trial
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    BMJ 333:122. 2006
    ..To estimate the effectiveness of delivering an anthelmintic through a community child health programme on the weight gain of preschool children in Uganda...
  5. pmc Economic and nutritional analyses offer substantial synergies for understanding human nutrition
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Africa Region, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    J Nutr 137:537-44. 2007
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a community-based intervention to improve nutrition in young children in Senegal: a difference in difference analysis
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Africa Region, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Public Health Nutr 12:667-73. 2009
    ..83 (95% CI 0.686, 1.000), after controlling for regional trends and village and household characteristics. Most measured aspects of health care and health seeking behaviour improved in the treatment relative to the control...
  7. doi request reprint Safety nets can help address the risks to nutrition from increasing climate variability
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    J Nutr 140:148S-52S. 2010
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Anemia in low-income countries is unlikely to be addressed by economic development without additional programs
    Harold Alderman
    World Bank, Washington, DC 20433, USA
    Food Nutr Bull 30:265-9. 2009
    ..Indeed, overall anemia rates decline roughly a quarter as fast as income increases and at only half the speed at which rates of underweight decline...
  9. doi request reprint Nutrition-sensitive interventions and programmes: how can they help to accelerate progress in improving maternal and child nutrition?
    Marie T Ruel
    Poverty, Health and Nutrition Division, International Food Policy Research Institute, Washington, DC 20006, USA
    Lancet 382:536-51. 2013
    ..Nutrition-sensitive programmes can help scale up nutrition-specific interventions and create a stimulating environment in which young children can grow and develop to their full potential...
  10. doi request reprint Determinants of malnutrition in Senegal: individual, household, community variables, and their interaction
    Sebastian Linnemayr
    Harvard University School of Public Health, 104 Mt Auburn Street, Cambridge, MA 02138, USA
    Econ Hum Biol 6:252-63. 2008
    ..These findings have implications for efficient program design and represent a further step towards gaining an improved understanding of the complex determinants of child (mal)nutrition...