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The economics of malaria control in an age of declining aid

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  • Eric Maskin

    (Department of Economics, Harvard University - Harvard University [Cambridge])

  • Célestin Monga

    (BAD - Banque africaine de développement / African Development Bank)

  • Josselin Thuilliez

    () (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique)

  • Jean-Claude Berthélemy

    () (CES - Centre d'économie de la Sorbonne - UP1 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - CNRS - Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique, UP1 UFR02 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne - UFR d'Économie - UP1 - Université Paris 1 Panthéon-Sorbonne)

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This article examines financing in the fight against malaria. After briefly describing malaria control plans in Africa since 2000, it offers a stylized model of the economics of malaria and shows how health aid can help escape the malaria trap.

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  • Eric Maskin & Célestin Monga & Josselin Thuilliez & Jean-Claude Berthélemy, 2019. "The economics of malaria control in an age of declining aid," Post-Print hal-02153101, HAL.
  • Handle: RePEc:hal:journl:hal-02153101
    DOI: 10.1038/s41467-019-09991-4
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    1. Berthélemy, Jean-Claude & Gaudart, Jean & Thuilliez, Josselin, 2015. "Prevention or treatment? The case of malaria," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 131(C), pages 16-19.
    2. Jean-Claude Berthélemy & Josselin Thuilliez, 2014. "The Economics of Malaria in Africa," WIDER Working Paper Series wp-2014-047, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
    3. Edward Miguel & Michael Kremer, 2004. "Worms: Identifying Impacts on Education and Health in the Presence of Treatment Externalities," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 72(1), pages 159-217, January.
    4. Jean-Claude Berthélemy & Josselin Thuilliez & Ogobara Doumbo & Jean Gaudart, 2013. "Malaria and protective behaviours: is there a malaria trap?," Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers) inserm-00838508, HAL.
    5. Jean-Claude Berthelemy & Josselin Thuilliez, 2014. "The economics of malaria in Africa," Université Paris1 Panthéon-Sorbonne (Post-Print and Working Papers) hal-01045213, HAL.
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    1. Tiguéné Nabassaga & El-Hadj Bah & Issa Faye, 2019. "Working Paper 312 - Quality Homes for Sustainable Malaria Prevention in Africa," Working Paper Series 2438, African Development Bank.

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