Publications

Journal Articles · Under Review · Technical Reports · Conferences · Blogs · Media

Journal Articles

McKay S, Shu’aibu J, Abdourahim C, Knight A, Abdullahi F, Ibrahim A, Madaki S, Genovezos G, McCoy K, Downs P, Kabore A, Adamu H, Gobir IB, Chaitkin M, and Standley CJ. Safely resuming neglected tropical disease control activities during COVID-19 Perspectives from Nigeria and Guinea. PLOS Neglected Tropical Diseases. [In press].

Ndlovu N, Ghai K, Khoza N, Chaitkin M, Masuku S, Meyer-Rath G, and Guthrie T. 2019A review of health, HIV and TB resource allocation and utilisation: 2013/14–2020/21. In: Moeti T, Paadarath A, eds. South African Health Review. Durban: Health Systems Trust.

Alkenbrack S, Chaitkin M, Zeng W, Couture T, and Sharma S. 2015Did Equity of Reproductive and Maternal Health Service Coverage Increase during the MDG Era? An Analysis of Trends and Determinants across 74 Low- and Middle- Income Countries. PLOS ONE 10(9): e0134905. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134905.

Under review

Chaitkin M, McCormick S, Alvarez-Sala Torreano J, Amongin I, Gaya S, Hanssen ON, Johnston R, Slaymaker T, Chase C, Hutton G, and Montgomery M. Estimating the cost of achieving universal basic WASH standards in health care facilities in the 46 least developed countries. [Submitted Apr 2021, Pre-print].

Technical Reports

Note: items lacking links are not in the public domain at the request of a partner government and/or funder.

WHO and ThinkWell. [Lead author]. Implications of decentralization and public financial management reforms for health systems: Lessons from Burkina Faso, Indonesia, Kenya, Mozambique, Nigeria, the Philippines, Tanzania, and Uganda. [Forthcoming].

Chaitkin M. How decentralization has shaped health financing arrangements and PFM practices in the health sector inNigeria. Washington, DC: ThinkWell. [Forthcoming].

WHO and ThinkWell. 2021. A balancing act: Evolving health financing in devolved settings. [Conference copy].

WHO and UNICEF. 2020. Global Progress Report on Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Health Care Facilities: Fundamentals First. Geneva: World Health Organization. Contributor to chapter 6, “An investment opportunity.”

Chaitkin M, Blanchet N, Su Y, Husband H, Moon P, Rowan A, Gesuale S, Hwang C, Wilson P, and Longfield K. 2019Integrating Vertical Programs into Primary Health Care: A Decision-Making Approach for Policymakers. Washington, DC: Results for Development.

Guthrie T, Chaitkin M, Khoza N, Zulu N, Madisha V, Ndlovu N, Shezi S, Karume J, Motsoeneng P, Simelane S, Meyer-Rath G, Masuku S, Jamieson L, , and Ghai K. 2018Consolidated Spending on HIV and TB in South Africa (2014/15–2016/17). Pretoria: National Department of Health; Washington, DC: USAID Health Finance & Governance Project, Results for Development.

Nakamura Y and Chaitkin M2018. The health and economic benefits of investing in HIV prevention: a review of global evidence to inform policy dialogue in Vietnam. Washington, DC: USAID Health Finance & Governance Project, Results for Development.

Chaitkin M, O’Connell M, and Githinji J. 2017Sustaining Effective Coverage for HIV, Tuberculosis, and Malaria in the Context of Transition in Kenya. Washington, DC: Results for Development.

Guthrie T, Mahbub R, Ghai K, and Chaitkin M2017Provincial and District Spending on HIV in South Africa (2013/14). Washington, DC: Results for Development.

Ishtiaq A, Hariharan N, Nakamura Y, and Chaitkin M2017. Analysis on the Integration of Selected HIV Outpatient Services into a Capitation Payment System in Vietnam: Calculation of an HIV-related Capitation Increment and Discussion of Implications and Priorities. Washington, DC: USAID Health Finance & Governance Project, Results for Development.

Hariharan N, Glenn J, Chaitkin M, Connor C, Guthrie T, and Blanchet NJ. 2017. Synthesis of PHC Cost Estimates from South Africa’s Primary Health Care Costing Task Team. Washington, DC: USAID Health Finance & Governance Project, Results for Development.

Chaitkin M, Guthrie T, Hariharan N, Ishtiaq A, Kamath A, Blanchet NJ, and Hecht R. 2016HIV Financing Integration in South Africa: Policy Scenarios and Feasibility Analysis. Pretoria: UNAIDS and Results for Development.

Clift J, Arias D, Chaitkin M, O’Connell M, Vasan A, Guthrie T, Resch S, and Hecht R. 2016Landscape Study of the Cost, Impact, and Efficiency of Above Service Delivery Activities in HIV and Other Global Health Programs. Washington, DC: Results for Development.

Chaitkin M, Schnure M, Dickerson D, and Alkenbrack S. 2015How Ghana Can Save Lives and Money: The Benefits of Financing Family Planning through National Health Insurance. Washington, DC: USAID Health Policy Project, Futures Group.

World Bank. 2012Inclusive Green Growth: The Pathway to Sustainable Development. Washington, DC: World Bank. 

Chaitkin M2010Negotiation and Strategy: Understanding Sanctions Effectiveness. New York: Center on International Cooperation, New York University.

Conferences

Note: listed here are works I contributed to, with presenting co-author in bold.

Mathauer I, Ravishankar N, Diaconescu IC, Chaitkin M (2021, Jul). How Does Devolution Affect Health Financing? A Synthesis of Findings from Seven Country Case Studies. Presentation at the 2021 International Health Economics Association (iHEA) World Congress (virtual).

Guthrie T, Chaitkin M, Khoza N, Zulu N, Madisha V, Ndlovu N, Shezi S, Karume J, Motsoeneng P, Simelane S, Meyer-Rath G, Masuku S, Jamieson L, , and Ghai K (2018, Jul). Funding the NSP in South Africa: Assessing alignment of partners’ support to the National Strategy through past expenditure trend analysis. Presentation at the 10th International AIDS Economic Network (IAEN) Preconference, Amsterdam, Netherlands.

Blanchet N, Chaitkin M, Hariharan N, Ishtiaq A, Kamath A, and Hecht R (2016, Nov). Sustainable HIV financing: is integration into national health insurance the right next step? Poster at the Fourth Global Symposium on Health Systems Research, Vancouver, Canada.

Chaitkin M, Guthrie T, Hariharan N, Ishtiaq A, Kamath A, Blanchet NJ, and Hecht R (2016, Jul). HIV Financing Integration in South Africa: Policy Scenarios and Feasibility Analysis. Presentation at the 9th International AIDS Economic Network (IAEN) Preconference, Durban, South Africa.

Blogs

Chaitkin M, Thomas C, and Gutierrez D. 4 opportunities to enrich guidance for public-private engagement in health. R4D Insights, 9 Dec 2020.

Chaitkin M, Husband R, and Longfield K. Should vertical programs be integrated into primary health care? R4D Insights, 28 Mar 2019 (R4D’s third most-viewed blog of 2019).

Bloom D, Chaitkin M, Clift J, and Roland M. Calling all sustainable financing experts! Let’s learn from each other to find a common language and framework. R4D Insights, 17 Aug 2017.

Forsythe S, Barker C, and Chaitkin MEconomics, financing and HIV: Reflections from the 2016 International AIDS Economics Network Preconference. R4D Insights, 17 Aug 2016.

Blanchet NJ, Chaitkin M, and Ishtiaq A. Ending AIDS and pursuing universal health coverage: 6 lessons for approaching and analyzing financing integration from South Africa. R4D Insights, 14 Jul 2016.

Media

Gordon B, Montgomery M, and Neira M. How to ensure WASH services in all health care facilities. 28 May 2021, Devex. Op-ed. [Findings cited].

Ghebreyesus T and Fore H. Investing just 30 cents per person could make health care safer in the developing world. 23 Dec 2020, Devex. Op-ed. [Findings cited].

Byatnal A. Wanted: A ‘modest’ $3.6B to give hospitals access to water. 15 Dec 2020, Devex. [Findings reported].

Green A. As AIDS money shrinks, who loses? 21 Jul 2016, The New Humanitarian. [Quoted].

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