Wagstaff, Adam

Development Research Group

Biography

Adam Wagstaff was Research Manager in the Development Research Group (Human Development) from 2009 until his passing in May 2020. His DPhil in economics was from the University of York and, before joining the Bank, he was a Professor of Economics at the University of Sussex. He was an associate editor of the Journal of Health Economics for 20 years and published extensively on a variety of aspects of the field, including health financing and health systems reform; health, equity and poverty; the valuation of health; the demand ...