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 Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 86:282-91. 2008
  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 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
  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. pmc Healthcare seeking behaviour among self-help group households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India
    Wameq A Raza
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, J5 23, P O Box 1738, 3000, Dr, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:1. 2016
  7. doi Impact of Performance-Based Financing in a Low-Resource Setting: A Decade of Experience in Cambodia
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 25:688-705. 2016
  8. 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
  9. 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
  10. doi Impact of Community-based Health Insurance on Access and Financial Protection: Evidence from Three Randomized Control Trials in Rural India
    Wameq A Raza
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 25:675-87. 2016

Detail Information

Publications14

  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 Socioeconomic inequality in malnutrition in developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Bull World Health Organ 86:282-91. 2008
    ....
  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 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...
  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. pmc Healthcare seeking behaviour among self-help group households in Rural Bihar and Uttar Pradesh, India
    Wameq A Raza
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, J5 23, P O Box 1738, 3000, Dr, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    BMC Health Serv Res 16:1. 2016
    ..This paper examines healthcare seeking behaviour among self-help group households with a view to understanding the implications for the benefit packages offered by such schemes...
  7. doi Impact of Performance-Based Financing in a Low-Resource Setting: A Decade of Experience in Cambodia
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 25:688-705. 2016
    ..Copyright © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  8. 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...
  9. 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...
  10. doi Impact of Community-based Health Insurance on Access and Financial Protection: Evidence from Three Randomized Control Trials in Rural India
    Wameq A Raza
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 25:675-87. 2016
    ..The results suggest that CBHI schemes of the type examined in this paper are unlikely to have a substantial impact on access and financial protection in developing countries. Copyright © 2015 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ..
  11. 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...
  12. 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...
  13. pmc The Effects of Ghana's National Health Insurance Scheme on Maternal and Infant Health Care Utilization
    Igna Bonfrer
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Institute for Health Policy and Management, Rotterdam, South Holland, The Netherlands
    PLoS ONE 11:e0165623. 2016
    ..This is important for other African countries currently introducing or considering a national health insurance as a means towards universal health coverage...
  14. 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. ..