Conditional scholarships for HIV / AIDS health workers educating and retaining the workforce to provide antiretroviral treatment in sub-saharan Africa by Till BaМ€rnighausen

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  • Health care teams -- Education -- Africa, Sub-Saharan -- Mathematical models,
  • AIDS (Disease) -- Economic aspects -- Africa, Sub-Saharan

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StatementTill Bärnighausen, David E. Bloom.
SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 13396., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 13396.
ContributionsBloom, David E. 1955-, National Bureau of Economic Research.
The Physical Object
Pagination61 p. :
Number of Pages61
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17635390M
OCLC/WorldCa174309482

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