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Shiva Raj Adhikari

SHIVA RAJ ADHIKARI is a professor of economics at Tribhuvan University, Nepal. He is a president of Nepal Health Economics Association. He received his PhD in economics from Chulalongkorn University, Thailand in 2010. Since, then he has devoted most of his spare time to carry out various researches. His research interests include impact evaluation, economic evaluation, policy analysis, equity in health care financing and delivery, disease and poverty, among others. He has involved in different capacity, as an economist, policy export, a health economist, a team leader and a team member in several research activities on economics and policy issues supported by ADB, IFPRI, WHO, WHO/TDR, UNICEF, World Bank, Save the children, RTI International, DFID, Red Cross and other national and international organizations. Outcomes of his researches are published in journal of Health Economics, World Bank Economic review, Lancet, Health Economics, Health policy, Health policy and planning, Journal of Korean Medical science, WHO South-East Asia J of Public health, Economic Journal of Development Issues, Transaction of the Royal Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene, Infectious disease and poverty, Asia Pacific Journal of tropical medicine among many others.