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Scholarly Publications

Displacing fishmeal with protein derived from stranded methane

Stanford researchers reveal how to turn a global warming liability into a profitable food security solution

Paths of Social-Emotional Development Before 3 Years Old and Child Development After 5 Years Old: Evidence from Rural China

Background: Social-emotional development during the first three years of life is associated with later social-emotional development and cognitive development. In rural China, research...

Examining the Relation between Caregiver Mental Health and Student Outcomes in Rural China

Research continues to highlight the central relationship between caregivers’ mental health and their children’s development. This study examined the relation between primary caregivers’ mental...

Other Publications

Legal Look at Proof of Vaccination & Ongoing Fight Against COVID-19

Stanford health law experts Michelle Mello and David Studdert discuss the ongoing pandemic, proof of vaccination “passports” at the state and federal levels, and a July 19 ruling that Indiana...

Contact-tracing App Curbed the Spread of COVID in England and Wales

Digital contact tracing has the potential to limit the spread of COVID-19. A contact-tracing smartphone app that has been readily adopted by people in England and Wales has shown efficacy in...

Tracking China's Economic Path

Stanford scholars are setting and expanding research agendas to analyze China’s economic development and its impact on the world. The newly launched Stanford Center on China’s Economy and...

News

Preventing Preterm Deliveries Using a Digital Approach

December 2021

SHP researchers awarded grant to continue their clinical trial testing out a digital app they hope will prevent preterm births.

Publishing and Assessing the Research of Economists: Lessons from Public Health

November 2021

Scott Rozelle introduces his recent publication, "Publishing and Assessing the Research of Economists: Lessons from Public Health" in a blog post for the China Economic Review's...

SCCEI Launches New Impact Initiative with the China Briefs

November 2021

The SCCEI China Briefs are short features that translate top-quality academic research into evidence-based insights for those interested in China and U.S.-China relations. Released twice a month,...

Events

Stanford Health Policy's Health Equity Panel

October 29, 2021

Justice, Equity, Diversity, & Inclusion Committee SHP’s inaugural Health Equity Panel will take place on Friday, October 29, 2021 from 12pm – 1:15pm.

Research in Progress Seminar: Alex Chan — Customer Discrimination and Quality Signals: A Field Experiment with Healthcare Shoppers

October 19, 2021

Title: Customer Discrimination and Quality Signals: A Field Experiment with Healthcare Shoppers Abstract: This paper provides evidence that customer discrimination in the market for doctors can be...

Health Economics Seminar - Timothy J. Layton

October 19, 2021

Timothy J.

Multimedia

Researchers show effects of dust on infant mortality in Africa

June 2020

From analyzing dust concentrations in parts of Sub-Saharan Africa and millions of birth outcomes, researchers find that small increases in dust lead to large increases in infant mortality.

People

Dr. Hongbin Li Hongbin Li Senior Fellow Co-director, SCCEI
Christopher Weyant Christopher Weyant Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SHP
Marika Cusick Marika Cusick PhD Student, Health Policy
st Sahil Tembulkar Master Student, Health Policy
John Feister, Stanford Health Policy John Feister Master's Student, Health Policy
Ho Vivian Ho Intermountain Fellow
Melissa Franco Melissa Franco PhD Student, Health Policy
Jiayi Zhao Jiayi Zhao Master's Student, Health Policy
Zainub Zainub Dhanani Master's Student, Health Policy
Vincent Jappah Stanford Health Policy Jlateh Vincent Jappah PhD Student, Health Policy
Lucia Chen Stanford Health Policy Lucia Chen Postdoctoral Research Fellow, SHP
headshot Hemant Pullabhotla Postdoctoral Scholar, Center on Food Security and the Environment, Department of Earth System Science