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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
Social Sciences and Humanities D-index 40 Citations 8,387 94 World Ranking 2239 National Ranking 393

Overview

What is he best known for?

The fields of study he is best known for:

  • Social science
  • Health care
  • Public health

His main research concerns Health policy, Public health, Health promotion, International health and Developing country. His studies in Health policy integrate themes in fields like Policy analysis, Public administration and Development economics. His Policy analysis research incorporates elements of Policy studies, Research design, Social science and Organizational Case Studies.

His work on Global health as part of general Public health study is frequently connected to Pace and Information system, therefore bridging the gap between diverse disciplines of science and establishing a new relationship between them. His biological study spans a wide range of topics, including Control, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Process. His Process research is multidisciplinary, relying on both Health sector and Public opinion.

His most cited work include:

  • Reforming the health sector in developing countries: the central role of policy analysis (774 citations)
  • Doing health policy analysis: methodological and conceptual reflections and challenges (509 citations)
  • Global public-private partnerships: part I - a new development in health? (280 citations)

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

Gill Walt focuses on Health policy, Economic growth, Public health, Developing country and Global health. The study incorporates disciplines such as Policy analysis, Public administration, Public relations and Health promotion in addition to Health policy. Gill Walt combines subjects such as Health sector, Development economics and Reproductive health with his study of Economic growth.

His Public health research includes themes of Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome and Environmental health. The Developing country study combines topics in areas such as Control and Program evaluation. His studies examine the connections between Global health and genetics, as well as such issues in Public economics, with regards to Global Leadership, Psychological intervention and Conceptual framework.

He most often published in these fields:

  • Health policy (49.19%)
  • Economic growth (39.52%)
  • Public health (30.65%)

What were the highlights of his more recent work (between 2008-2018)?

  • Health policy (49.19%)
  • Global health (21.77%)
  • Economic growth (39.52%)

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

Gill Walt mainly investigates Health policy, Global health, Economic growth, Public relations and Policy analysis. Health policy is a subfield of Public health that he tackles. His Global health research integrates issues from Corporate governance and Public economics.

His study in the fields of Developing country under the domain of Economic growth overlaps with other disciplines such as Scale. His studies deal with areas such as Legitimacy, Order and Sociology of scientific knowledge as well as Public relations. His Policy analysis research focuses on Process and how it connects with Management, Qualitative research and Management science.

Between 2008 and 2018, his most popular works were:

  • The effects of global health initiatives on country health systems: a review of the evidence from HIV/AIDS control (266 citations)
  • What can global health institutions do to help strengthen health systems in low income countries (74 citations)
  • National and subnational HIV/AIDS coordination: are global health initiatives closing the gap between intent and practice? (51 citations)

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

  • Social science
  • Management
  • Health care

Health policy, Economic growth, Acquired immunodeficiency syndrome, Public health and Global health are his primary areas of study. His research in Health policy intersects with topics in Health services research, Policy analysis, Public economics and Collective action. His research integrates issues of Management and Management science in his study of Policy analysis.

His work on Health administration as part of general Public health research is frequently linked to Accountability, bridging the gap between disciplines. His work deals with themes such as Qualitative research and Process, which intersect with Global health. His Global Health Initiatives study integrates concerns from other disciplines, such as Developing country, Development economics, Monitoring and evaluation and Health promotion.

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Best Publications

Reforming the health sector in developing countries: the central role of policy analysis

Gill Walt;Lucy Gilson;Lucy Gilson.
Health Policy and Planning (1994)

1396 Citations

Doing health policy analysis: methodological and conceptual reflections and challenges

Gill Walt;Jeremy Shiffman;Helen Schneider;Susan F Murray.
Health Policy and Planning (2008)

820 Citations

Global public-private partnerships: part I - a new development in health?

K. Buse;G. Walt.
Bulletin of The World Health Organization (2000)

524 Citations

The effects of global health initiatives on country health systems: a review of the evidence from HIV/AIDS control

Regien G Biesma;Ruairí Brugha;Ruairí Brugha;Andrew Harmer;Aisling Walsh.
Health Policy and Planning (2009)

460 Citations

Global public-private partnerships: part II - what are the health issues for global governance?

K. Buse;G. Walt.
Bulletin of The World Health Organization (2000)

345 Citations

Why health improves: Defining the issues concerning ‘comprehensive primary health care’ and ‘selective primary health care’

Susan B. Rifkin;Gill Walt.
Social Science & Medicine (1986)

327 Citations

Describing the impact of health research: a Research Impact Framework

Shyama Kuruvilla;Nicholas Mays;Andrew Pleasant;Gill Walt.
BMC Health Services Research (2006)

224 Citations

The politics of 'branding' in policy transfer: the case of DOTS for tuberculosis control.

Jessica Ogden;Gill Walt;Louisiana Lush.
Social Science & Medicine (2003)

217 Citations

National community health worker programs: how can they be strengthened?

Lucy Gilson;Gill Walt;Kris Heggenhougen;Lucas Owuor-Omondi.
Journal of Public Health Policy (1989)

177 Citations

The Global fund: managing great expectations

Ruairí Brugha;Martine Donoghue;Mary Starling;Phillimon Ndubani.
The Lancet (2004)

173 Citations

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