Other useful links

Behavioral insights

Behavioral Evidence Hub

http://www.bhub.org/

 

Data

Economic and demographic micro data

African Census Analysis Project (ACAP)
http://www.acap.upenn.edu/

AIDSVu County-level HIV data

http://aidsvu.org/resources/downloadable-maps-and-resources/

ARIS-REDS
http://adfdell.pstc.brown.edu/arisreds_data/
Read "readme.txt" first.

Bureau for Research and Economic Analysis of Development (BREAD) data
http://chd.ucla.edu/dev_data/index.html

Cape Area Panel Study
http://www.caps.uct.ac.za/

Centre for the Study of African Economies
http://www.csae.ox.ac.uk/

Demographic and Health Surveys (DHS)
http://www.measuredhs.com/aboutsurveys/

Ethiopian Rural Household Survey (ERHS)
http://www.economics.ox.ac.uk/members/stefan.dercon/data.htm

"Global" Spatial Datasets
http://www.econ.brown.edu/students/adam_storeygard/Global_spatial_data_sets.htm

IFPRI Project Datasets
http://www.ifpri.org/data/data_menu.asp
Integrated Public Use Microdata (IPUMS)
http://www.ipums.umn.edu/

JPAL links to administrative datasets

https://www.povertyactionlab.org/admindatacatalog

Kagera Health and Development Survey
http://www.edi-africa.com/research/khds/introduction.htm

The Malawi Diffusion and Ideational Change Project (MDICP)
http://www.malawi.pop.upenn.edu/Level%203/Malawi/level3_malawi_main.html

Michael Kremer's data links
http://www.economics.harvard.edu/faculty/kremer/data.html

Multiple Indicator Cluster Surveys (MICS)
http://www.childinfo.org/index2.htm

National Center for Health Statistics (NCHS)
http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/

Robert Townsend's links to Chicago Ethnic Neighborhoods project, Thailand project
http://www.chicagofed.org/cedric/community_surveys_and_data.cf
http://cier.uchicago.edu/intro.htm

South African Data Archive (SADA)
http://www.nrf.ac.za/sada/index.asp

Southern Africa Human-Development Information Management (SAHIMS) 
http://www.sahims.net/gis/Gis%20Input/GIS_library_Regional.asp

World Development Indicators (WDI)

World Development Indicators and Global Development Finance (provided by Google)
http://www.google.com/publicdata/explore?ds=d5bncppjof8f9

http://www.nrf.ac.za/sada/index.asp

Other data

Statistical Cites on the World Wide Web (provided by the BLS)
http://www.bls.gov/bls/other.htm

 

Geography resources

Africa Data Dissemination Service.
http://igskmncnwb015.cr.usgs.gov/adds/mapdata.php/

Baha'i Computer & Communication Association (BCCA)
http://www.bcca.org/misc/qiblih/latlong_us.html
Latitude and longitude for major US cities.

Berkeley GIS Data
http://biogeo.berkeley.edu/bgm/gdata.php/
Administrative boundaries and physical geography.

Center for International Development (CID) at Harvard, Infectious Diseases and Physical Geography
http://www2.cid.harvard.edu/ciddata/Geog/gisdata.html#Infectious%20Diseases

Center for International Earth Science Information Network
http://www.ciesin.columbia.edu/

Geographically based Economic data (G-Econ)
http://gecon.yale.edu/

Global Gazetteer Version 2.1
http://www.fallingrain.com/world/
Satellite images and latitude and longitude for towns and cities. Listed by country.

The Global Historical Climatology Network (GHCN)
http://www.ncdc.noaa.gov/oa/climate/research/ghcn/ghcn.html#OVERVIEW

Geographic Information Science and Services at Brown University
http://www.gis.brown.edu/

Mable/Geocorr: Geographic Correspondence Engine for Census Geography
http://mcdc.missouri.edu/websas/geocorr2k.html

Metropolitan Areas Boundary Files for the United States
http://www.census.gov/geo/www/cob/ma_metadata.html

Historical Maps of Railroads in the United States
http://alabamamaps.ua.edu/historicalmaps/railroads/index.html

The Rain Network's Geographic Information Systems (GIS)
http://www.rain.org/gis/

David Rumsey Map Collection
http://www.davidrumsey.com

Spatial Structures in the Social Sciences: American Communities Project
http://www.s4.brown.edu/S4/projects.htm

 

HIV/AIDS and health resources

African Population and Health Research Center (APHRC)
http://www.aphrc.org/

The Economics of HIV/AIDS Care - The Body
http://www.thebody.com/index/financial/economics.html

Harvard School of Public Health AIDS Initiative
http://www.aids.harvard.edu/

Health Economics and HIV/AIDS Research Division (HEARD), University of KwaZulu-Natal
http://www.heard.org.za/
http://www.aids.harvard.edu/

HIV/AIDS Resource Tracking - Kaiser Family Foundation
http://www.kff.org/hivaids/spending.cfm/

HIV InSite, University of California San Francisco
http://hivinsite.ucsf.edu/

INDEPTH Demographic Surveillance Systems (DSS)
http://www.indepth-network.org/

International AIDS Economics Network
http://www.iaen.org/

Network of Zambian People Living with HIV/AIDS (NZP+)
http://www.nzp.org.zm/

Penn Center for AIDS Research
http://www.med.upenn.edu/aids/

Princeton AIDS Initiative
http://www.wws.princeton.edu/pai/

WHO Clinical Staging Guidelines for Adults and Children (August 2006 revision)
http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/guidelines/hivstaging/en/index.html

WHO Treatment Guidelines for Pregnant Women and Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission
http://www.who.int/hiv/pub/guidelines/pmtct/en/index.html

Yale University Center for Interdisciplinary Research on AIDS
http://cira.med.yale.edu/

 

Domestic violence (or intimate partner violence)

Sexual Violence Research Initiative (SVRI)

http://www.svri.org/

 

STATA resources

UCLA Resources to Help You Learn and Use Stata
http://www.ats.ucla.edu/STAT/stata/

 

Zambia

Central Statistical Office
http://www.zamstats.gov.zm/

Ministry of Health
http://www.moh.gov.zm/

University of Zambia Medical Library
http://www.medguide.org.zm/aids/aidszam.htm

The Post (newspaper)
http://www.postzambia.com/

Blogs

Politics and Policy of HIV/AIDS
http://blogs.law.harvard.edu/politicshiv/

Princeton AIDS Initiative
https://blogs.princeton.edu/pai/

 

Co-authors and research partners

 

Centre for HIV and AIDS Prevention Studies

http://www.chaps.org.za/chaps-vmmc/

Joseph Cummins

http://economics.ucr.edu/people/faculty/cummins/index.html

Will Dow

http://sph.berkeley.edu/faculty/dow.php

Jenny Liu

http://globalhealthsciences.ucsf.edu/about-us/who-we-are/jenny-liu

Adrienne Lucas

http://www.lerner.udel.edu/faculty-staff/faculty/adrienne_lucas

Willa Friedman

http://willafriedman.com/

Kaivan Munshi

http://www.econ.brown.edu/fac/Kaivan_Munshi/

Network of Zambian People Living with HIV/AIDS (NZP+)

http://www.nzp.org.zm/

New Incentives

http://www.newincentives.org

Nancy Padian

http://sph.berkeley.edu/faculty/padian.php

Todd Pugatch

https://sites.google.com/site/toddpugatch

 

Miscellaneous

Effects of Prime-Age Adult Mortality on Rural Households in Africa, Michigan State University
http://www.aec.msu.edu/fs2/adult_death/index.htm

Zambia Food Security Research Project (FSRP), Michigan State University
http://www.aec.msu.edu/fs2/zambia/index.htm
http://www.aec.msu.edu/fs2/adult_death/index.htm

 

Humor

From a recent American Economic Association (AEA) annual meeting
http://blip.tv/file/3774745

The accompanying published paper
http://userwww.service.emory.edu/%7Ehmialon/Ecstasy.pdf