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The impact of HIV and AIDS on Africa's economic development

Dixon, S., McDonald, S. and Roberts, J. (2002) The impact of HIV and AIDS on Africa's economic development. BMJ, 324 (7331). 232-234B. ISSN 0959-8138


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The macroeconomic effects of HIV/AIDS in Africa are substantial, and policies fill. dealing with them may be controversial-one is whether expensive antiretroviral drugs Should be targeted at economically productive groups of people. The authors review the evidence and consider how economic theory can contribute to our response to the pandemic.

Item Type: Article
Copyright, Publisher and Additional Information: © BMJ 2002. Reproduced in accordance with the publisher's self-archiving policy.
Institution: The University of Sheffield
Academic Units: The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Medicine, Dentistry and Health (Sheffield) > School of Health and Related Research (Sheffield)
The University of Sheffield > Faculty of Social Sciences (Sheffield) > Department of Economics (Sheffield)
Depositing User: Repository Officer
Date Deposited: 12 Sep 2006
Last Modified: 09 Jun 2014 00:10
Published Version: http://bmj.com/cgi/content/full/324/7331/232
Status: Published
Publisher: British Medical Journal Publishing Group
Refereed: Yes
Identification Number: 10.1136/bmj.324.7331.232
URI: http://eprints.whiterose.ac.uk/id/eprint/1569

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