HIV and AIDS in South Asia : an economic development risk / Markus Haacker and Mariam Claeson, editors.Material type: TextLanguage: English Series: Directions in development. Human developmentPublication details: Washington, DC : World Bank, c2009. Description: xxvi, 244 p. : ill., map ; 23 cmISBN: 9780821378007; 0821378007Subject(s): AIDS (Disease) -- Economic aspects -- South Asia | HIV Infections -- economics -- Asia -- Statistics | HIV Infections -- epidemiology -- AsiaDDC classification: 362.196979200954 LOC classification: RA643.86.S67 | H58 2009NLM classification: WC 503Online resources: WorldCat details
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Includes bibliographical references and index.
Dynamics of the HIV epidemic in South Asia / David Wilson and Mariam Claeson -- Responding to HIV in Afghanistan / Jed Friedman and Edit V. Velenyi -- Development impact of HIV and AIDS in South Asia / Markus Haacker -- Economic cost of HIV and AIDS in India / Sanghamitra Das, Abhiroop Mukhopadhyay, and Tridip Ray -- The fiscal burden of AIDS treatment on South Asian health care systems / Mead Over -- Recurrent costs of India's free ART program / Indrani Gupta, Mayur Trivedi, and Subodh Kandamuthan.
Aims to identify three risks to development associated with HIV and AIDS in the South Asia region: the risk of escalation of concentrated epidemics, the economic welfare costs, and the fiscal costs Read more...