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Riesgo, incertidumbre y política pública en vacunas


  • Mario García Molina
  • Liliana Alejandra Chicaíza-Becerra


El caso de las reacciones de las ninas vacunadas contra el VPH en Colombia hace evidente que varios aspectos relativos a la diferencia entre riesgo e incertidumbre resultan útiles a la hora de disenar políticas de vacunación. ***** The case of the girls vaccinated against HPV in Colombia who presented adverse effects, makes it clear that several aspects concerning the difference between risk and uncertainty become relevant when designing vaccination policies.

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  • Mario García Molina & Liliana Alejandra Chicaíza-Becerra, 2015. "Riesgo, incertidumbre y política pública en vacunas," Revista Cuadernos de Economia, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, FCE, CID, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:col:000093:012717

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    1. Haas, Marion & Ashton, Toni & Blum, Kerstin & Christiansen, Terkel & Conis, Elena & Crivelli, Luca & Lim, Meng Kin & Lisac, Melanie & MacAdam, Margaret & Schlette, Sophia, 2009. "Drugs, sex, money and power: An HPV vaccine case study," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 92(2-3), pages 288-295, October.
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    Vacunas; riesgo; incertidumbre; virus del papiloma humano;
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    JEL classification:

    • B41 - Schools of Economic Thought and Methodology - - Economic Methodology - - - Economic Methodology
    • I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health


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