Webinar: Impact Bonds in Health

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Webinar Streamed Live on December 12, 2017 

In the last two decades, a range of innovative financing mechanisms have been employed with the goal of increasing or improving the effectiveness of funding in the health sector. Efforts to improve the effectiveness of health spending include mechanisms that make payments contingent upon the achievement of results.

Webcast: The Global Potential and Limitations of Impact Bonds

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Streamed live on Feb 29, 2016

Impact bonds, also known as Pay for Success contracts in the United States, have leveraged over $200 million in upfront private capital for social services worldwide over the last six years, and by 2020 the market is expected to triple. Brookings experts have published two reports analyzing the market, the first of which is a comprehensive review of the global impact bond market and the second of which examines applications to Early Childhood Development programs.