Thurlow, James and Gow, Jeff and George, Gavin (2008) The macroeconomics impact of HIV/AIDS on the KwaZulu-Natal and South African economies and its people. In: 2008 International AIDS Economics Network Meeting, 1-2 Aug 2008, Cuernavaca, Mexico.
Study aim: To estimate the macro-economic impacts of a given level of HIV infection in four prominent sectors of the KZN provincial economy. Conclusions: HIV/AIDS has macro-economic effects(Denial in 2005 by Minister of Finance) HIV/AIDS significant factor for company planning and operations(Majority of companies in SA do not have HIV policies and programmes) HIV/AIDS is a significant factor for regional and Ethekwini [Durban] metropolitan strategic planning(Little evidence of strategic thinking and programme planning in terms of ‘development in the context of HIV/AIDS’).
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|Uncontrolled Keywords:||HIV/AIDS; economic effects of disease; health planning|
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|Date Deposited:||07 Jul 2010 03:05|
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