Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Markus Haacker , and N. Crafts
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 June 2003
Keywords: HIV/AIDS, value of statistical life, life expectancy, mortality rates, hiv, prevalence rate, Health: General, Welfare and Poverty: General, General Welfare, Economic Development: General,
The paper evaluates the impact of HIV/AIDS on welfare in several countries affected by the HIV/AIDS epidemic. Unlike studies focusing on the impact of HIV/AIDS on GDP per capita, we evaluate the impact of increased...