The Politics of Pharmaceutical Policy Reform: A Study of Generic Drug Regulation in Brazil

The Politics of Pharmaceutical Policy Reform: A Study of Generic Drug Regulation in Brazil

by Elize Massard da Fonseca

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9783319125640
Publisher: Springer International Publishing
Publication date: 11/17/2014
Series: SpringerBriefs in Political Science , #26
Edition description: 2015
Pages: 117
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.01(d)

About the Author

Elize Massard da Fonseca is a postdoctoral fellow in Public Administration and Management at the Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV) in Sao Paulo, Brazil. She holds a doctoral degree in Social Policy from the University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom, and a doctoral degree in Public Health from Fiocruz. Her research interests are in the areas of pharmaceutical regulation and health politics.

Table of Contents

Introduction.- Contextualising drug regulation.- The generic drug reform in Brazil.- Assessing the generic drug regulatory process in the 2000s: governmental intervention, market demand and local pharmaceutical industries.- Public production of medicines and HIV/AIDS activists: new actors in the generic drug regulatory process.- Conclusion.- Postscript.- Index.- References.- Annex - Notes on research methodology

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