The AIDS Epidemic and Economic Policy Analysis
David E. Bloom; Ajay S. Mahal
- The AIDS Epidemic and Economic Policy Analysis
Bloom, David E.
Mahal, Ajay S.
- Working papers
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- Department of Economics Discussion Papers
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- Department of Economics, Columbia University
- Publisher Location:
- New York
- Economists have a vital role to play in helping public health officials and policymakers understand the AIDS epidemic and design efficient policies to limit its impact. AIDS is first and foremost a public health problem, but it is a problem with deep economic roots and potentially devastating economic consequences. The main purpose of this article is to document this assertion.
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