Incentives, Information, and Relations in Malawi (ICPSR 34359)
Principal Investigator(s): Kohler, Hans-Peter, University of Pennsylvania. Department of Sociology
The goal of this project was to collect innovative data on expectations, randomized incentive payments, and sexual behaviors, and to analyze the adaptation in sexual relations, household dynamics, and information-seeking to variation in (1) respondents knowledge aobut their own health status, (2) expectations about infection risks, STI/HIV prevalence, and risk-taking behaviors, and (3) randomized direct monetary incentives for participating in voluntary counseling and treatment (VCT) and for maintaining an HIV negative status.
These data are not available from ICPSR. Users should consult the data owners directly for details on obtaining these resources.
This study was funded by:
- United States Department of Health and Human Services. National Institutes of Health. Eunice Kennedy Shriver National Institute of Child Health and Human Development
Scope of Study
Subject Terms: access to information, communicable diseases, family structure, health behavior, HIV, sexual behavior
Geographic Coverage: Africa, Global, Malawi
Data Collection Notes:
These data are not available from DSDR or ICPSR. Researchers should consult the principal investigator directly for details on obtaining access to the data and documentation:
Dr. Hans-Peter Kohler
Department of Sociology
University of Pennsylvania
3718 Locust Walk (272 MacNeil Bldg)
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6298