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The Economics of Anti-microbial Resistance

In this short clip Joanna Coast discusses anti-biotic or anti-microbial resistance as an economic externality, explaining work published in Smith et al. (2005) 
"Assessing the macroeconomic impact of a healthcare problem: The application of computable general equilibrium analysis to antimicrobial resistance" Journal of Health Economics v 24, n 6, pp. 1055-1075. (6'00")

Above is a reduced quality version for online viewing, which you can also download (20 MB). For better quality, a DVD-quality version (100 MB) can be downloaded.


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