Health Services Research (HSR) Methods

The following list of reports includes grey-literature on methods topics that have been recommended by members of the AcademyHealth Methods Council. 

Please send additional suggestions to
[email protected] .  Suggested reports will be reviewed and considered for inclusion in this list by the AcademyHealth Methods Council.

de Savigny, D. and T. Adam. "Systems Thinking for Health Systems Strengthening," Alliance for Health Policy and Systems Research, World Health Organization, 2009.

Dowd, B. "Does X Really Cause Y?" Health Care Finance & Organization Reports, AcademyHealth, September 2002.

Kingsbury, N. et al. "Program Evaluation: A Variety of Rigorous Methods Can Help Identify Effective Interventions,” United States General Accountability Office, November 2009.

Krosnick, J.A. et al. "Comparing the Accuracy of RDD Telephone Surveys and Internet Surveys Conducted with Probability and Non-Probability Samples," Stanford University, August 2009.

Schneider, B. et al. "Estimating Causal Effects Using Experimental and Observational Designs,"  American Educational Research Association, 2007.

Updated September 26, 2012