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Public and decision maker stated preferences for pharmaceutical subsidy decisions


  • Jennifer Whitty
  • Paul Scuffham
  • Sharyn Rundle-Thielee


This study sets the foundation for future research on the relative importance of decision criteria, the contexts that impact on the criteria and the extent to which funding decisions for pharmaceuticals in Australia and elsewhere are consistent with the preferences of society. Copyright Adis Data Information BV 2011

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  • Jennifer Whitty & Paul Scuffham & Sharyn Rundle-Thielee, 2011. "Public and decision maker stated preferences for pharmaceutical subsidy decisions," Applied Health Economics and Health Policy, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 73-79, March.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:aphecp:v:9:y:2011:i:2:p:73-79
    DOI: 10.2165/11537150-000000000-00000

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