Deaths in the family: AIDS, demography and poverty in Africa.

Abstract

This lecture (1) reviews research from the last 20 years aimed at improving understanding of the demographic impact of the AIDS epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa (how many people are dying of AIDS in Africa and who they are); and (2) considers more recent research on the socioeconomic impact of the AIDS epidemic in sub-Saharan Africa, in particular the impact on poverty and on the development process.

Citation

Inaugural lecture delivered to the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, 26 February 2008, 30 pp.

Deaths in the family: AIDS, demography and poverty in Africa.

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