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Discipline name D-index D-index (Discipline H-index) only includes papers and citation values for an examined discipline in contrast to General H-index which accounts for publications across all disciplines. Citations Publications World Ranking National Ranking
Economics and Finance D-index 77 Citations 37,317 180 World Ranking 155 National Ranking 116

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Law
  • Health care
  • China

His primary areas of study are Health care, Health policy, Public health, Public economics and Health equity. The concepts of his Health care study are interwoven with issues in Poverty, Actuarial science and Demographic economics. The study incorporates disciplines such as Index, Mathematical statistics, Socioeconomic status and Econometrics in addition to Public health.

Adam Wagstaff focuses mostly in the field of Socioeconomic status, narrowing it down to topics relating to Infant mortality and, in certain cases, Child mortality. Adam Wagstaff interconnects Equity, International comparisons, Health economics, One Health and Payment in the investigation of issues within Public economics. His work focuses on many connections between Health equity and other disciplines, such as Health education, that overlap with his field of interest in Rural health.

His most cited work include:

  • On the measurement of inequalities in health (1179 citations)
  • Socioeconomic inequalities in health: Measurement, computation, and statistical inference (944 citations)
  • Analyzing Health Equity Using Household Survey Data: A Guide to Techniques and their Implementation (775 citations)

What are the main themes of his work throughout his whole career to date?

His primary areas of investigation include Health care, Developing country, Health equity, Socioeconomics and Socioeconomic status. His Health care research incorporates elements of Actuarial science and Public economics. His Developing country research incorporates themes from Poverty, Fertility, Human development and Environmental health.

His studies in Poverty integrate themes in fields like Development economics, Demographic economics and Public health. Adam Wagstaff has included themes like Standard of living, Econometrics, Sexual transmission and Health indicator in his Health equity study. His Socioeconomic status research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Pediatrics and Infant mortality.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Health care (40.82%)
  • Developing country (32.88%)
  • Health equity (30.14%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2010-2020)?

  • Health care (40.82%)
  • Health equity (30.14%)
  • Economic growth (13.70%)

In recent papers he was focusing on the following fields of study:

Health care, Health equity, Economic growth, Actuarial science and Health policy are his primary areas of study. His Health care study combines topics in areas such as Nursing, Public health, Public hospital and Health facility. His Health equity study combines topics from a wide range of disciplines, such as Financial protection, Social inequality and Health indicator.

His study in Health policy is interdisciplinary in nature, drawing from both Capitation, Health promotion, Social determinants of health, Fixed effects model and Community health. Adam Wagstaff has researched Index in several fields, including Developing country and Development economics. His Demographic economics research includes themes of Socioeconomic status and Survey data collection.

Between 2010 and 2020, his most popular works were:

  • Health-system reform and universal health coverage in Latin America (265 citations)
  • Monitoring progress towards universal health coverage at country and global levels. (176 citations)
  • Progress on catastrophic health spending in 133 countries: a retrospective observational study (143 citations)

In his most recent research, the most cited papers focused on:

  • Law
  • Health care
  • China

Adam Wagstaff mainly investigates Health care, Health policy, Health economics, Actuarial science and Social determinants of health. The various areas that Adam Wagstaff examines in his Health care study include Developing country, Standard of living, Health facility and Gross domestic product. His study looks at the relationship between Health policy and topics such as Community health, which overlap with Human development and Risk analysis.

He combines subjects such as Payment and Public economics with his study of Health economics. In his research, Econometrics, Misrepresentation, Dummy variable, Log sum inequality and Normalization is intimately related to Health equity, which falls under the overarching field of Social determinants of health. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Poverty, Consumption and Demographic economics.

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Best Publications

Analyzing Health Equity Using Household Survey Data: A Guide to Techniques and their Implementation

Owen O'Donnell;Eddy van Doorslaer;Adam Wagstaff;Magnus Lindelow.
(2007)

2349 Citations

On the measurement of inequalities in health

Adam Wagstaff;Pierella Paci;Eddy van Doorslaer.
Social Science & Medicine (1991)

1806 Citations

Socioeconomic inequalities in health: Measurement, computation, and statistical inference

Nanak Kakwani;Adam Wagstaff;Eddy van Doorslaer.
Journal of Econometrics (1997)

1505 Citations

Catastrophe and impoverishment in paying for health care: with applications to Vietnam 1993–1998

Adam Wagstaff;Adam Wagstaff;Eddy van Doorslaer.
Health Economics (2003)

1199 Citations

SOCIO-ECONOMIC DIFFERENCES IN HEALTH, NUTRITION, AND POPULATION

Davidson R. Gwatkin;Shea Rutstein;Kiersten Johnson;Eldaw Suliman.
(2003)

1023 Citations

Applying an equity lens to child health and mortality: more of the same is not enough.

Cesar G. Victora;Adam Wagstaff;Adam Wagstaff;Joanna Armstrong Schellenberg;Davidson Gwatkin.
The Lancet (2003)

1020 Citations

Equity and equality in health and health care

A.J Culyer;Adam Wagstaff.
Journal of Health Economics (1993)

1014 Citations

Poverty and health sector inequalities

Adam Wagstaff;Adam Wagstaff.
Bulletin of The World Health Organization (2002)

995 Citations

Income-related inequalities in health: some international comparisons.

E van Doorslaer;A Wagstaff;H Bleichrodt;S Calonge.
Journal of Health Economics (1997)

922 Citations

Extending health insurance to the rural population : an impact evaluation of China's new cooperative medical scheme

Adam Wagstaff;Magnus Lindelow;Gao Jun;Xu Ling.
Journal of Health Economics (2007)

880 Citations

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