Sukumar Vellakkal

Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)

Public Health foundation of India

4 Institutional Area

Vasant Kunj

New Delhi, Delhi 110070

India

http://www.phfi.org

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Scholarly Papers (19)

1.

Health Insurance Benefit Packages Prioritized by Low-Income Clients in India: Three Criteria to Estimate Effectiveness of Choice

Social Science & Medicine, Vol. 64, No. 4, 2007
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 26 Sep 2007
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI) and Head Section on Ethics and Health Policy
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

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Eliciting Health Insurance Benefit Choices of Low Income Groups

Economic and Political Weekly (Mumbai), Vol. 42, No. 32, pp. 3331-3339, August 11-17, 2007
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 25 Sep 2007 Last Revised: 01 May 2008
Head Section on Ethics and Health Policy, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), affiliation not provided to SSRN, Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine and Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
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micro health insurance, social insurance, insurance for the poor, community based health insurance, health financing

The Impact of Health Insurance Schemes for the Informal Sector in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 6324
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
OP Jindal Global University - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), Independent, University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies, Independent, University of Bristol and Public Health Foundation of India
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Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Health Systems Development & Reform, Health Economics & Finance, Health Law, Insurance & Risk Mitigation

The Impact of Health Insurance Schemes for the Informal Sector in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Systematic Review

The World Bank Research Observer, 28 February 2012 doi: 10.1093/wbro/lks009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 10 May 2013
OP Jindal Global University - Jindal Global Law School (JGLS), Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), Independent, University of Sussex - Institute of Development Studies, Independent, University of Bristol and Public Health Foundation of India
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social health insurance, impacts, utilisation, fiancial protection, LMICs

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Healthcare Delivery and Stakeholder’s Satisfaction Under Social Health Insurance Schemes in India: An Evaluation of Central Government Health Scheme (CGHS) and Exservicemen Contributory Health Scheme (ECHS)

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 01 May 2012
Sukumar Vellakkal, Shikha Juyal and Ali Mehdi
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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CGHS, ECHS, patient satisfaction, willingness to pay, empanelled private

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Determinants of Enrolment in Voluntary Health Insurance: Evidences from a Mixed Method Study, Kerala, India

Vellakkal S (2013). Determinants of Enrolment in Voluntary Health Insurance: Evidences from a Mixed Method Study, Kerala, India. International Journal of Financial Research, Vol. 4, No. 2; 2013, doi:10.5430/ijfr.v4n2p99
Number of pages: 9 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Sukumar Vellakkal
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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health insurance, enrolment, inequality, adverse selection, awareness, insurance consultant

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Publicly-Financed Health Insurance Schemes: Concerns about Impact Assessment

Economic & Political Weekly, January 5, 2013, Vol. XLVIII, No. 1
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 10 Jan 2013
Sukumar Vellakkal and Shah Ebrahim
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI) and Public Health Foundation of India
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health insurance, impact assessment

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Impact of Private Health Insurance on Lengths of Hospitalization and Healthcare Expenditure in India: Evidences from a Quasi-Experiment Study

Indian Journal of Economics & Development 1.1 (2013)
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 11 Apr 2013
Sukumar Vellakkal
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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Health insurance, Healthcare, India

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Adverse Selection and Private Health Insurance Coverage in India - A Rational Behaviour Model of Insurance Agents Under Asymmetric Information

Indian Council for Research on International Economic Relations Working Paper No. 233
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 01 May 2012
Sukumar Vellakkal
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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health insurance, insurance agent, asymmetric information, adverse selection, insurance habit

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Is RSBY India's Platform to Implementing Universal Hospital Insurance?

Indian Journal of Medical Research, Vol. 135, pp. 56-63, January 2012
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 11 Mar 2012
David M. Dror and Sukumar Vellakkal
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA) and Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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India, health insurance, below-poverty-line, RSBY, healthcare, access to hospitals

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Financial Protection in Health Insurance Schemes: A Comparative Analysis of Mediclaim Policy and Chat Scheme in India

Journal of Health Management, pp. 13-25, 2012, (doi: 10.1177/097206341101400102)
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 01 May 2012
Sukumar Vellakkal
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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health insurance, financial protection, health expenditure, mediclaim policy, CHAT scheme

11.

Dietary Salt Reduction and Cardiovascular Disease Rates in India: A Mathematical Model

Basu S, Stuckler D, Vellakkal S, Ebrahim S (2012). Dietary Salt Reduction and Cardiovascular Disease Rates in India: A Mathematical Model. PLoS ONE 7(9): e44037. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0044037
Number of pages: 7 Posted: 30 Jan 2013 Last Revised: 03 Feb 2013
Sanjay Basu, David Stuckler, Sukumar Vellakkal and Shah Ebrahim
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science, Public Health foundation of India (PHFI) and Public Health Foundation of India
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salt, hypertension

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Inequalities in Adolescent Learning: Does the Timing and Persistence of Food Insecurity at Home Matter?

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 09/WP/2018
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 17 Apr 2018
Elisabetta Aurino, Jasmine Fledderjohann and Sukumar Vellakkal
Imperial College London, University of Oxford and Public Health foundation of India (PHFI)
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Cognitive skills, Learning, Adolescent, Food insecurity, India, Education inequality, Human capital, Longitudinal, Education, Lifecourse

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Has India's National Rural Health Mission Reduced Inequities in Maternal Health Services? A Pre-Post Repeated Cross-Sectional Study

Health Policy and Planning, czw100
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 11 Nov 2016
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), University of Adelaide - School of Public Health, Public Health Foundation of India, Oxford University, University of Oxford, Public Health Foundation of India, University of Southampton and LSHTM
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India, maternal healthcare, National Rural Health Mission, impact valuation, public health program, socioeconomic inequity

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Food Price Spikes are Associated with Increased Malnutrition Among Children in Andhra Pradesh, India

Sukumar Vellakkal, Jasmine Fledderjohann, Sanjay Basu, Sutapa Agrawal, Shah Ebrahim, Oona Campbell, Pat Doyle, David Stuckler (2015). Food Price Spikes Are Associated with Increased Malnutrition among Children in Andhra Pradesh, India. The Journal of Nutrition 145 (8), 1942-1949
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 23 Oct 2015
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), University of Oxford, Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, Public Health Foundation of India, Public Health Foundation of India, London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, LSHTM and Oxford University
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Are Estimates of Socioeconomic Inequalities in Chronic Disease Artefactually Narrowed by Self-Reported Measures of Prevalence in Low-Income and Middle-Income Countries? Findings from the WHO-SAGE Survey

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 May 2015
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), Imperial College London, Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, Public Health Foundation of India, University College London - Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science and Public Health Foundation of India
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low-and-middle income countries, non-communicable diseases, self-reported diagnoses, symptoms-based measures, socio-economic inequality

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Designing Psychological Treatments for Scalability: The PREMIUM Approach

Vellakkal S, Patel V (2015) Designing Psychological Treatments for Scalability: The PREMIUM Approach. PLoS ONE 10(7): e0134189. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0134189
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 23 Oct 2015
Sukumar Vellakkal and Vikram Patel
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI) and London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine
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psychological treatments, dissemination, scaling up, India, global health

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Averting Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes in India Through Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxation: An Economic-Epidemiologic Modeling Study

Basu, Sanjay , Vellakkal, Sukumar , Agrawal, Sutapa, Stuckler, David, Popkin, Barry M. and Ebrahim, Shah , Averting Obesity and Type 2 Diabetes in India Through Sugar-Sweetened Beverage Taxation: An Economic-Epidemiologic Modeling Study, PLOS Medicine, January 2014
Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), Public Health Foundation of India, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Chapel Hill - Carolina Population Center and Public Health Foundation of India

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tax, sugar-sweetened beverages, obesity, diabetes, economic-epidemiologic modeling, India

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Palm Oil Taxes and Cardiovascular Disease Mortality in India: Economic-Epidemiologic Model

Basu, Sanjay , Singer Babiarz, Kimberly, Ebrahim, Shah , Vellakkal, Sukumar , Stuckler, David and Goldhaber-Fiebert, Jeremy, Palm oil taxes and cardiovascular disease mortality in India: economic-epidemiologic model. British Medical Journal 2013; 347
Posted: 06 Mar 2014
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, Stanford University, Public Health Foundation of India, Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), University of Cambridge - Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science and Stanford University

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tax, cardiovascular disease mortality, India, economic-epidemiologic model

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Socioeconomic Inequalities in Non-Communicable Diseases Prevalence in India: Disparities between Self-Reported Diagnoses and Standardized Measures

PLoS ONE 8(7)
Posted: 21 Jul 2013
Public Health foundation of India (PHFI), Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Imperial College London, Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Center for Population Health Sciences, University of Cambridge - Faculty of Human, Social, and Political Science and Public Health Foundation of India

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Socio-economic Inequalities, Non-Communicable Diseases, India, poor, access to healthcare