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The Cost of Inaction

Case Studies from Rwanda and Angola

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$19.95 • £15.95 • €18.00

ISBN 9780674065581

Publication Date: 06/04/2012

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348 pages

6 x 9 inches

1 black and white illustration, 90 tables

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Sudhir Anand is Professor of Economics at the University of Oxford and Senior Fellow at St. Catherine’s College, Oxford.

Chris Desmond is Research Associate at the François-Xavier Bagnoud (FXB) Center for Health and Human Rights at Harvard University.

Habtamu Fuje is Research Coordinator at the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Nadejda Marques is Research Coordinator at the François-Xavier Bagnoud Center for Health and Human Rights at the Harvard School of Public Health.

Amartya Sen, winner of the 1998 Nobel Prize in Economics, is Lamont University Professor at Harvard University.

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