Publication

This section features publications produced by the World Bank, which are related to results-based financing.

Argentina: Can Short Term Incentives Change Long Term Behavior?

This Evidence to Policy note summarizes the findings of an impact evaluation of Argentina's innovative health program for vulnerable pregnant women and children - Plan Nacer. The impact evaluation tested whether providing a temporary increase in financial incentives would encourage providers to initiate care for pregnant women in the first trimester and whether any behavior changes would continue even after the increase stopped.