Liberalisation and its impact on the cost-benefit aspects of vaccines

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  • 44 Pages
  • 0.77 MB
  • English
Tata Institute of Social Sciences , Mumbai
Hepatitis B -- Vaccination -- India., Vaccination of children -- India., Vaccines industry -- India., Medical care -- Cost con
Other titlesLiberalization and its impact on the cost-benefit aspects of vaccines
Statementby Y. Madhavi.
SeriesWorking paper series / Centre for Health Studies -- 1, Working paper series (Tata Institute of Social Sciences. Center for Health Studies) -- 1.
ContributionsTata Institute of Social Sciences. Centre for Health Studies.
LC ClassificationsRA644.H4 M33 2001
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22683350M
LC Control Number2003334091

This book also gives an excellent overview of the economic aspects of vaccines and vaccinations and offers a global perspective on its future.

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It provides an important link between vaccine development and application under the particular conditions in developing countries. A conceptual framework for pathways to the broader economic impact of vaccines. Boxes are shaded in colours corresponding to different major categories in Table 1 After review and screening for duplications, 93 unique journal articles from the original reviews were included in Cited by:   The federal excise tax that supports the National Vaccine Injury Compensation Program was not included in vaccine prices.

NIS data indicate that more than 70% of children obtained their vaccines from private providers. The cost for administering a vaccine dose during a visit to a private clinic was estimated at $ To gain a better understanding of the potential impact on health benefits and costs of a vaccine intervention, health-economic evaluations are frequently used, which estimate the future impact on health gains and costs.

Health-economic evaluations are mostly presented as. All of these aspects of vaccine impact are difficult to capture in an economic assessment using conventional methodological approaches.

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The links between individual prevention through immunisation and societal benefits that may improve the overall economy have been highlighted for infectious diseases that affect all levels of society, such as tuberculosis, malaria, and pandemic influenza Cited by:   Looking at the total number of vaccines given over a ten-year period -- billion -- there werereports of adverse events in total, which includes both serious and non-serious events like side effects including fever, rash, and soreness at the injection site.

In a cost-benefit analysis, results are usually presented as ratios of the benefits from the intervention to the costs of conducting the program (B:C ratio) or the differences between the two, expressed as a net benefit (cost). By convention, the ratio is expressed as benefits to a cost of 1.

Trade liberalization is the reverse process of protectionism. After previous protectionist decisions, trade liberalization occurs when governments decide to move back toward free trade. downsizing aspect of privatization is an important one since bad government policies and government corruption can play a large, negative role in economic growth (Easterly, ).

By privatizing, the role of the government in the economy is reduced, thus there is less chance for the government to negatively impact the economy (Poole, ). Five Important Reasons to Vaccinate Your Child. You want to do what is best for your children.

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You know about the importance of car seats, baby gates and other ways to keep them safe. Polio is one example of the great impact that vaccines have had in the United States. Polio was once America’s most-feared disease, causing death and.