Ideas to Action:

Independent research for global prosperity

Background Papers

The findings and recommendations presented in the Global Health Forecasting Working Group's final report, A Risky Business: Saving Money and Improving Global Health through Better Demand Forecasts, were based in part on background research by several technical consultants. The resulting documents include:

These analyses are largely reflected in the Working Group’s report, modified to account for the group’s subsequent deliberations and the availability of new or updated information. The views expressed here are those of the authors and should not be attributed to members of the Working Group, their respective institutions, or the directors or funders of the Center for Global Development. Use and dissemination of these papers is encouraged; however, reproduced copies may not be used for commercial purposes. Further usage is permitted under the terms of the Creative Commons License.