Conditional Cash Transfers to Prevent Sexually Transmitted Infections in Mexico

Director: Omar Galárraga
Research Theme: Development, Institutions and Demographic Change
Location: United Mexican States
Funding: Fogarty International Center, NIH

This project evaluates conditional economic incentives for the prevention of HIV and other sexually transmitted infections in high-risk populations in Mexico. The study focuses on willingness to accept cash transfers conditional on being free of sexually transmitted infections in key populations in Mexico, including men who have sex with men in Mexico City. Involved in this project is contingency evaluation techniques; econometric analyses, and cost effectiveness evaluation.