Income-Based Price Subsidies, Parallel Imports and Markets Access to New Drugs for the Poor
Rajat Acharyya () and
Studies in Economics from School of Economics, University of Kent
In health markets, government policies tend to subsidise poorer groups. The purpose of this paper is to analyse the implications of an income-based subsidy policy on the incentives of countries to implement price arbitrage and of firms to provide market access to poorer groups.
Keywords: Pharmaceuticals; Income Based Subsidies; Parallel Imports; Market Access (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: D4 L1 I1 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
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