by Dimitri Renmans, Nathalie Holvoet, Christopher Garimoi Orach et al.
Health Policy Plan. – First published online: April 28, 2016
Although performance-based financing (PBF) receives increasing attention in the literature, a lot remains unknown about the exact mechanisms triggered by PBF arrangements. This article aims to summarize current knowledge on how PBF works, set out what still needs to be investigated and formulate recommendations for researchers and policymakers from donor and recipient countries alike.