Evaluating the Effects of Large-Scale Health Interventions in Developing Countries: The Zambian Malaria Initiative

Director: David Weil
Research Theme: Persistent Disparities in Health and Human Capital
Location: Republic of Zambia
Funding: Gates Foundation

In a separate research project, Weil and his co-authors study the Zambian Malaria Initiative. Combining data from a number of sources, they examine the speed and geographic pattern of the decline in malaria mortality and morbidity, and assess the effectiveness of different health interventions, such as bed nets and indoor spraying.