Dr Lindsay Mangham-Jefferies MA MBA PhD

Assistant Professor in Health Economics


I joined the Department of Global Health and Development in September 2007. Before joining LSHTM I worked for the UK Department for International Development (DFID) and for the Health Economics Research Centre of Oxford University.

I have a first degree in Economics and Econometrics, a Masters in Political Economy, a Masters in Business Administration and a PhD in Health Economics. 

I left LSHTM in July 2016.

My personal website is www.lindsaymanghamjefferies.com




I am a health economist and have taught on the following MSc modules:


My research interests are the economics of health systems in low and middle income countries, with a focus on: economic evaluation of complex interventions that aim to improve health care delivery; provider knowledge, incentives and practice in the provision of care; and economics of scaling up health interventions.

Recent work includes: 

Research areas

  • Behaviour change
  • Child health
  • Complex interventions
  • Economic evaluation
  • Health care financing
  • Health services research
  • Health workers
  • Impact evaluation
  • Maternal health
  • Neonatal health


  • Economics

Disease and Health Conditions

  • Malaria


  • Least developed countries: UN classification
  • South Asia
  • Sub-Saharan Africa (developing only)


  • Cameroon
  • Ethiopia
  • India
  • Nigeria

Other interests

  • Centre for Evaluation
  • Cluster Randomised Trials
  • Cost Effectiveness Analysis
  • Health Economics
  • Malaria Centre
  • Monitoring And Evaluation
  • Multilevel modelling
  • Theory of Change
  • theory driven evaluation
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