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Project Information Document (PID) - Reducing Income- and Health-Related Vulnerability of Older Persons in Vietnam - P171030 (English)

Project Information Document PIDC191963 OCT 22, 2019

Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

Concept Environmental and Social Review Summary (ESRS) - Reducing Income- and Health-Related Vulnerability of Older Persons in Vietnam - P171030 (English)

Environmental and Social Review Summary ESRSC00857 OCT 19, 2019

Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

Disclosable Version of the ISR - Investing and Innovating for Grassroots Health Service Delivery - P161283 - Sequence No : 01 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR38650 OCT 03, 2019

Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

The Future of Health Financing in Vietnam : Ensuring Sufficiency, Efficiency, and Sustainability (English)

Vietnam is changing rapidly economically, with parallel shifts in epidemiology and demographics. There have also been significant policy shifts in recent years, including in the health sector. ... See More +

Working Paper 139508 JUN 01, 2019

Teo,Hui Sin; Bales,Sarah; Bredenkamp,Caryn; Cain,Jewelwayne Salcedo Disclosed

What Drives Utilization of Primary Care Facilities in Vietnam? : Evidence from a Facility Survey (English)

This analysis aims to assess the association between commune health station (CHS) service readiness and health service utilization to inform the design of a World Bank project and policies to strengthen primary health care in Vietnam. ... See More +

Working Paper 139523 JUN 01, 2019

Vu ,Lan TH; Bales,Sarah; Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Investing and Innovating for Grassroots Service Delivery Reform - P161283 (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSA23444 FEB 01, 2019

Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

Striving for equity & efficiency : an assessment of provider payment reforms in the Philippines health sector (English)

This report reviews the current provider payment arrangements and policies of the Philippines, and the extent to which they have contributed to the achievement of the HFS goals. ... See More +

Working Paper 128732 JUL 01, 2018

Bales,Sarah; Bredenkamp,Caryn; Gomez,Maria Vida A. Disclosed

Concept Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (English)

Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet PIDISDSC22055 DEC 22, 2017

Bredenkamp,Caryn Disclosed

Awareness of health insurance benefits in the Philippines : what do people know and how? (English)

In recent years, the Philippines has seen a rapid expansion of health insurance coverage, especially among the poor. In particular, the implementation of the 2012 Sin Tax Law, which increased tobacco and alcohol excise tax and earmarked most of the incremental revenues for PhilHealth premium subsidies for indigent households, contributed to an increase in the number of families receiving government-subsidized health insurance from 5.2 million to 15.3 million poor families and senior citizens between 2012 and 2015. ... See More +

Working Paper 116646 MAR 01, 2017

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Capuno,Joseph; Kraft,Aleli; Poco,Louis; Quimbo,Stella; Antonio Tan, Jr.,Carlos Disclosed

Expansion of health insurance in the Philippines : evidence from panel data (English)

In December 2012, the government of the Philippines passed the Sin Tax Law (RA 10351) which restructured and raised tobacco and alcohol taxes, while earmarking 85 percent of the incremental revenues for health. ... See More +

Working Paper 116647 MAR 01, 2017

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Capuno,Joseph; Kraft,Aleli; Poco,Louis; Quimbo,Stella; Antonio Tan, Jr. Carlos Disclosed

Pooling health risk to protect people : an assessment of health insurance coverage in Philippines (English)

Taking the Philippines Health Financing Strategy (HFS) 2010–2020 objective of ‘sustaining membership in PhilHealth for all Filipinos’ as its point of departure, this report assesses the expansion of health insurance coverage in the Philippines and the extent to which it provides protection from out-of-pocket (OOP) health spending. ... See More +

Working Paper 121816 JAN 01, 2017

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Bales,Sarah; Gomez,Maria Vida A. Disclosed

Sin tax reform in the Philippines : transforming public finance, health, and governance for more inclusive development (English)

Excise taxes on tobacco and alcohol products can be an effective instrument for promoting public healththrough curbing smoking and excessive drinking, while raising significant revenues for developmentpriorities. ... See More +

Publication 106777 JUL 26, 2016

Kaiser,Kai-Alexander; Bredenkamp,Caryn; Iglesias,Roberto Magno Disclosed

Emerging challenges in implementing universal health coverage in Asia (English)

As countries in Asia converge on the goal of universal health coverage (UHC), some common challenges are emerging. One is how to ensure coverage of the informal sector so as to make UHC truly universal; a second is how to design a benefit package that is responsive and appropriate to current health challenges, yet fiscally sustainable; and a third is how to ensure ‘supply-side readiness’, i.e. the availability and quality of services, which is a necessary condition for translating coverage into improvements in health outcomes. ... See More +

Journal Article 100214 JUL 21, 2015

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Evans,Timothy Grant; Lagrada, Leizel; Langenbrunner,John C.; Nachuk,Stefan; Palu,Toomas Disclosed

Ten principles of effective tobacco tax policy (English)

This brief provides guidance in the design of effective tobacco tax policies in countries such as the emerging ASEAN economies, where tax administration and enforcement capacity may not be as strong as in OECD countries. ... See More +

Brief 98420 JUL 01, 2015

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Iglesias,Roberto Magno; Kaiser,Kai-Alexander Disclosed

Universal health coverage in the Philippines : progress on financial protection goals (English)

Providing protection against the financial risk of high out-of-pocket health spending is one of the main goals of the Philippines’ health strategy. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7258 MAY 06, 2015

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Buisman,Leander Robert Disclosed

Adjusting to a changing world (English)

In the six months since the previous East Asia and Pacific economic update, the regional economic landscape has been dominated by two key developments in the global economy. ... See More +

Working Paper 95722 APR 01, 2015

Ahsan,Ahmad; Bredenkamp,Caryn; Dewina,Reno; Diaz-Bonilla,Carolina; Hirano,Yumeka; O'Keefe,Philip B.; Ollero,Antonio M.; Pambudi,Eko Setyo; Smits,Karlis; Somanathan,Aparnaa; Spatafora,Nikola L.; Tandon,Ajay; Umapathi,Nithin; Vashakmadze,Ekaterine T.; Zhao,Luan; Sun,Yan Disclosed

Philippines - Philippines Public Health : P115184 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)

Implementation Status and Results Report ISR17144 DEC 11, 2014

Bredenkamp,Caryn

Timor-Leste - Health resource tracking study (English)

The Timor-Leste health resource tracking study was undertaken in order to improve the flow of critical cash and in-kind resources to districts and health centers by identifying, and proposing how to relieve, the most critical impediments in the public financial management (PFM) cycle. ... See More +

Working Paper AUS4291 SEP 01, 2014

Bredenkamp,Caryn; Nixon,Hamish Antony David Disclosed

Who benefits from government health spending and why? a global assessment (English)

This paper uses a common household survey instrument and a common set of imputation assumptions to estimate the pro-poorness of government health expenditure across 69 countries at all levels of income. ... See More +

Policy Research Working Paper WPS7044 SEP 01, 2014

Wagstaff, Adam; Bilger, Marcel; Buisman, Leander R.; Bredenkamp, Caryn Disclosed

Progress on global health goals : are the poor being left behind? (English)

The authors examine differential progress on health Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) between the poor and the better off within countries. Their findings are based on an original analysis of 235 Demographic and Health Survey (DHS) and Multiple Indicator Cluster Survey (MICS) surveys spanning 64 developing countries over the 1990–2011 period. ... See More +

Journal Article 112518 AUG 01, 2014

Wagstaff, Adam;Wagstaff,Robert Adam Stephen; Bredenkamp,Caryn; R. Buisman,Leander Disclosed

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Project Information Document (PID) - Reducing Income- and Health-Related Vulnerability of Older Persons in Vietnam - P171030 (English)
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OCT 22, 2019 PIDC191963 Project Information Document
Concept Environmental and Social Review Summary (ESRS) - Reducing Income- and Health-Related Vulnerability of Older Persons in Vietnam - P171030 (English)
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OCT 19, 2019 ESRSC00857 Environmental and Social Review Summary
Disclosable Version of the ISR - Investing and Innovating for Grassroots Health Service Delivery - P161283 - Sequence No : 01 (English)
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OCT 03, 2019 ISR38650 Implementation Status and Results Report
The Future of Health Financing in Vietnam : Ensuring Sufficiency, Efficiency, and Sustainability (English)
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JUN 01, 2019 139508 Working Paper
What Drives Utilization of Primary Care Facilities in Vietnam? : Evidence from a Facility Survey (English)
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JUN 01, 2019 139523 Working Paper
Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet - Investing and Innovating for Grassroots Service Delivery Reform - P161283 (English)
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FEB 01, 2019 PIDISDSA23444 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Striving for equity & efficiency : an assessment of provider payment reforms in the Philippines health sector (English)
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JUL 01, 2018 128732 Working Paper
Concept Project Information Document-Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet (English)
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DEC 22, 2017 PIDISDSC22055 Project Information and Integrated Safeguards Data Sheet
Awareness of health insurance benefits in the Philippines : what do people know and how? (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 116646 Working Paper
Expansion of health insurance in the Philippines : evidence from panel data (English)
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MAR 01, 2017 116647 Working Paper
Pooling health risk to protect people : an assessment of health insurance coverage in Philippines (English)
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JAN 01, 2017 121816 Working Paper
Sin tax reform in the Philippines : transforming public finance, health, and governance for more inclusive development (English)
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JUL 26, 2016 106777 Publication
Emerging challenges in implementing universal health coverage in Asia (English)
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JUL 21, 2015 100214 Journal Article
Ten principles of effective tobacco tax policy (English)
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JUL 01, 2015 98420 Brief
Universal health coverage in the Philippines : progress on financial protection goals (English)
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MAY 06, 2015 WPS7258 Policy Research Working Paper
Adjusting to a changing world (English)
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APR 01, 2015 95722 Working Paper
Philippines - Philippines Public Health : P115184 - Implementation Status Results Report : Sequence 04 (English)
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DEC 11, 2014 ISR17144 Implementation Status and Results Report
Timor-Leste - Health resource tracking study (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 AUS4291 Working Paper
Who benefits from government health spending and why? a global assessment (English)
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SEP 01, 2014 WPS7044 Policy Research Working Paper
Progress on global health goals : are the poor being left behind? (English)
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AUG 01, 2014 112518 Journal Article