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Perspectives Blog

What works? That’s always the question when tackling the world’s toughest challenges. 

We have answers based on our research and implementation experience. For affordable housing, child trauma and coastal restoration. For universal health coverage, gender equality and blockchain technology. For HIV/AIDS and influenza. And much, much more. Our blogs invite readers to gain insights from our bold thinkers.

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Why We Need To Talk About Women and Alcohol

Alicia Sparks, Ph.D., MPH
Senior Associate, Division of Health & Environment
Alicia Sparks, Ph.D., MPH, Senior Associate, Health & Environment
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Check the Math: If We Want an Equitable Society, We Need …

Jason Brinkley, Ph.D.
Senior Associate, Data Science Surveys Enabling Technologies
Jason Brinkley, Ph.D.
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New Resources Can Reduce Homelessness Substantially--If …

Jill Khadduri, Ph.D.
Principal Associate, Social & Economic Policy
Jill Khadduri, Ph.D.
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How Can Public Policy Support Electric Vehicle Adoption? …

James Schroll
Senior Analyst, Health & Environment
James Schroll
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Beyond COVID-19: What Global Health Security Will Look L …

Eric J. Reading
Senior Vice President, International Development Division
Eric J. Reading
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Digital Financial Services Can Support Health Care Use G …

Emily Mangone
Senior Associate/Scientist, International Development Division
emily mangone
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Local Health Businesses Are Creating More Resilient Heal …

April Warren, MSc
Senior Technical Advisor, Private Sector Engagement
april warren
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Designing a TA Program: Lessons from the Medicaid IAP

Technical assistance (TA) can be a vital component of system and program upgrades, but the TA must …
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Rural Health: A New Opportunity for Behavioral Health

Despite increased emphasis recently on behavioral health care, rural residents in America still face …
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Designing Technical Assistance For Successful Engagement …

Giulia Norton
Senior Associate, Division of Health and Environment
Giulia Norton, Senior Associate, Division of Health and Environment
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The Importance of Integrating NTDs Into National Health …

Abt Associates is part of a consortium led by Crown Agents to implement the UKAid-funded Ascend Lot …
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Five Policies to Reduce Plastic Pollution

Ben Matek
Ben Matek, Senior Analyst, Health & Environment
Ben Matek, Senior Analyst, Health & Environment