Myth-busting? Confronting Six Common Perceptions about Unconditional Cash Transfers as a Poverty Reduction Strategy in Africa6 Jun 2017
Does Keeping Adolescent Girls in School Protect against Sexual Violence? Quasi-experimental Evidence from East and Southern Africa7 Feb 2017
Uptake of HIV testing among adolescents and associated adolescent-friendly services (2020)Jennifer Waidler, Rachel Kidman, Tia Palermo
BMC Health Services Research, 2020-9 (20), pp. 10.
Impact evaluation of a social protection programme paired with fee waivers on enrolment in Ghana’s National Health Insurance Scheme (2019)Tia Palermo, Elsa Valli, Gustavo Angeles, Marlous de Milliano, Clement Adamba, Tayllor Renee Spadafora, Clare Barrington
BMJ Open, 2019-11, vol. 9 (11)
Perspectives of adolescent and young adults on poverty-related stressors: a qualitative study in Ghana, Malawi and Tanzania (2019)Brian J. Hall, Melissa Garabiles, Jacobus de Hoop, Audrey Pereira, Leah Prencipe, Tia Palermo
BMJ Open, 2019, vol. 9 (10)
Understanding the Relationships Between HIV and Child Marriage: Conclusions From an Expert Consultation (2019)Suzanne Petroni, Rachel Yates, Mannahil Siddigi, Chewe Luo, Arwyn Finnie, Damilola Walker, Alice Welbourn, Catherine J. Langevin-Falcon, Tia Palermo, Claudia Cappa
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2019-6, vol. 64 (6), pp. 694–696 .
Risk Factors for Childhood Violence and Polyvictimization: A Cross-Country Analysis from Three Regions (2019)Tia Palermo, Audrey Pereira, Naomi Neijhoft, Ghaji Bello, Robert Buluma, Pierre Diem, Rocio Aznar Daban, Inah Fatoumata Kaloga, Aminul Islam, They Kheam, Birgithe Lund-Henriksenj, Nankali Maksudk, Mary Catherine Maternowska, Alina Potts, Chivith Rottanak, Chea Samnangm, Mary Shawan, Miho Yoshikawa, Amber Peterman
Child Abuse and Neglect, 2019-2, vol. 88, pp. 348-361.
Mythbusting: confronting six common perceptions about cash transfer programs in sub-Saharan Africa (2018)Sudhanshu Handa, Silvio Daidone, Amber Peterman, Benjamin Davis, Audrey Pereira, Tia Palermo, Jennifer Yablonski
World Bank Research Observer , 2018-10, vol. 33 (2), pp. 259-298.
Still a leap of faith: Microfinance for prevention of violence against women and girls in low- and middle-income settings (2018)Amber Peterman, Tia Palermo, Giulia Ferrari
BMJ Global Health, 2018-12, vol. 3 (6)
Examination of performance of the Center for Epidemiologic Studies Depression Scale Short Form 10 among African youth in poor, rural households (2018)Kelly Kilburn, Leah Prencipe, Lisa Hjelm, Amber Peterman, Sudhanshu Handa, Tia Palermo
BMC Psychiatry, 2018-6, vol. 18 (201)
List randomization for soliciting experience of intimate partner violence: Application to the evaluation of Zambia's unconditional child grant program (2017)Amber Peterman, Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, David Seidenfeld
Health Economics, 2017-9
Age and Intimate Partner Violence: An analysis of global trends among women experiencing victimization in 30 developing countries (2015)Amber Peterman, J. Bleck, Tia Palermo
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2015-12, vol. 57 (6), pp. 624-630.
The Relationship between Parental Presence and Child Sexual Violence: Evidence from thirteen countries in sub-Saharan Africa (2016)R. Kidman, Tia Palermo
Child Abuse & Neglect, 2016-1, vol. 51, pp. 172-180.
Equity and Achievement in Access to Contraceptives in East Africa between 2000 and 2010 (2016)C. M. Shah, A. M. Griffith, J. Ciera, E. M. Zulu, Tia Palermo
International Journal of Gynecology and Obstetrics, 2016-4, vol. 133 (1), pp. 53-58.
Does Keeping Adolescent Girls in School Protect against Sexual Violence? Quasi-experimental evidence from East and Southern Africa (2017)J. Behrman, Amber Peterman, Tia Palermo
Journal of Adolescent Health, 2017-2, vol. 60 (2), pp. 184-190.
Cash Transfers and Child Nutrition: Pathways and Impacts (2017)Richard de Groot, Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, Luigi Peter Ragno, Amber Peterman
Development Policy Review, 2017-4
Understanding the linkages between social safety nets and childhood violence: a review of the evidence from low- and middle-income countries (2017)Amber Peterman, Naomi Neijhoft, Sarah Cook, Tia Palermo
Health Policy and Planning, 2017-4
Women’s Individual Asset Ownership and Experience of Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence From 28 International Surveys (2017)Amber Peterman, Audrey Pereira, Jennifer Bleck, Tia Palermo, Kathryn M. Yount
American Journal of Public Health, 2017, vol. 107 (5), pp. 747-755.
How does a national poverty programme influence sexual debut among Kenyan adolescents? (2016)Sudhanshu Handa, Tia Palermo, Molly Rosenberg, Audrey Pettifor, Carolyn Tucker Halpern, Harsha Thirumurthy
Global Public Health, 2016-2, pp. 1-22.
Unconditional government social cash transfer in Africa does not increase fertility (2016)Tia Palermo, Sudhanshu Handa, Amber Peterman, Leah Prencipe, David Seidenfeld
Journal of Population Economics, 2016-10, vol. 29 (4), pp. 1083-1111.
Poverty and perceived stress: Evidence from two unconditional cash transfer programs in Zambia (2017)Jacobus de Hoop, Tia Palermo, Lisa Hjelm, Sudhanshu Handa
Social Science & Medicine, 2017-3, vol. 177, pp. 110-117.
Five things we learned from research on child survivors of violence (22 Sep 2020)
Violence against children is a pervasive global phenomenon. Estimates indicate over 1 billion children under the age of 18 experie ...
Mind the gender gap: How can a gender-norm lens improve social protection outcomes for adolescents? (20 Sep 2018)
Since adolescence is a highly vulnerable period of rapid physiological, biological, and psychological change, researchers and development pa ...
Measuring taboo topics: List randomization for research on gender-based violence (10 Jan 2018)
Gender-based violence is notoriously under-reported—for understandable reasons. Experience of violence is highly stigmatized and victi ...
Are randomized control trials bad for children? (18 Oct 2017)
There was a time when UNICEF was known in development circles as the agency that “does everything but knows nothing.” Indeed, UN ...
Cash transfers and fertility: new evidence from Africa (24 Feb 2016)
Social cash transfers are an increasingly popular tool in African national governments’ social protectionstrategies, bu ...
Evidence from Africa shows cash transfers increase school enrollment (20 Feb 2015)
An estimated 63 million adolescents between the ages of 12 and 15 are currently out of school, according to a recent report by the ...