RWI Team

Publications at RWI Dr. Cara Ebert

Articles in Peer-reviewed Journals


Sudharsanan, N., M. Theilmann, T. Kirschbaum, J. Manne-Goehler , S. Azadnajafabad, P. Bovet, S. Chen, J. De Neve, M. Dorobantu, C. Ebert and F. Farzadfar (2021), Variation in the proportion of adults in need of BP-lowering medications by hypertension care guideline in low- and middle-income countries. Circulation (forthcoming)


Lemp, J., J. De Neve, H. Bussmann, S. Chen, J. Manne-Goehler , M. Theilmann, M. Marcus, C. Ebert, C. Probst and L. Tsabedze-Sibanyoni (2020), Lifetime Prevalence of Cervical Cancer Screening in 55 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Journal of the American Medical Association 324 (15): 1532-1542. DOI: 10.1001/jama.2020.16244 

Teufel, F., P. Geldsetzer, J. Manne-Goehler , O. Karlsson, V. Koncz, A. Deckert, M. Theilmann, M. Marcus, C. Ebert and J. Seiglie (2020), Analysis of Attained Height and Diabetes Among 554,122 Adults Across 25 Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Diabetes Care 43 (10): 2403-2410. DOI: 10.2337/dc20-0019 

Davies, J., S. Reddiar, L. Hirschhorn, C. Ebert, M. Marcus, J. Seiglie, Z. Zhumadilov and A. Supiyev (2020), Association between country preparedness indicators and quality clinical care forcardiovascular disease risk factors in 44 lower and middle income countries: A multi-country analysis of survey data. PLOS Medicine 17 (11) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1003268 

Seiglie, J., M. Marcus, C. Ebert, N. Prodromidis, P. Geldsetzer, M. Theilmann and K. Agoudavi (2020), Diabetes Prevalence and Its Relationship With Education, Wealth, and BMI in Twenty-Nine Low- and Middle-Income Countries. Diabetes Care 43 (4): 767-775. DOI: 10.2337/dc19-1782 


Geldsetzer, P., J. Manne-Goehler , M. Marcus, C. Ebert, Z. Zhumadilov and C. Wesseh (2019), The state of hypertension care in 44 low-income and middle-income countries: a cross-sectional study of nationally representative individual-level data from 1·1 million adults. The Lancet 394 (10199): 652-662. DOI: 10.1016/S0140-6736(19)30955-9 

Manne-Goehler , J., P. Geldsetzer, K. Agoudavi and C. Ebert (2019), Health system performance for people with diabetes in 28 low- and middle-income countries: A cross-sectional study of nationally representative surveys. PLOS Medicine 16 (3) DOI: 10.1371/journal.pmed.1002751 


Discussion Papers


Ebert, C., E. Heesemann and S. Vollmer (2020), Encouraging Parents to Invest: A Randomized Trial with two Simple Interventions in Early Childhood. Ruhr Economic Papers #856. RWI. DOI: 10.4419/86788992 download


Ebert, C. and S. Vollmer (2019), Child-specific son preference, birth order and cognitive skills in early childhood. Courant Research Centre 'Poverty, Equity and Growth' #264. download