Jan von der Goltz

Jan von der Goltz is an Economist at the World Bank. He has previously worked for the Center for Global Development and UN. Much of his professional work has focused on three issues: climate change, jobs and fragility, and results-based funding schemes.

Content by Jan von der Goltz
  • Project

    Household responses in 26 Bihar villages one year after tubewells were tested for arsenic for a fee

    This project responds to the need of tens of millions of rural households across the Indo-Gangetic Plain to have their tubewell tested for arsenic. Chronic exposure to arsenic by drinking groundwater at over 10 times the level of the current World Health Organization guideline of 10 microgram per liter has been shown to double all-cause deaths in a large cohort study...

    3 Sep 2014 | Alexander Van Geen, Chander Kumar Singh, Prabhat Barnwal, Jan von der Goltz