DATAWATCH: Vast Majority Of Development Assistance For Health Funds Target Those Below Age Sixty

Health Affairs
May 2017; Volume 36, Issue 5
http://content.healthaffairs.org/content/current
Issue Focus: ACA Coverage, Access, Medicaid & More

DATAWATCH: Vast Majority Of Development Assistance For Health Funds Target Those Below Age Sixty
Vegard Skirbekk, Trygve Ottersen, Hannah Hamavid, Nafis Sadat, and Joseph L. Dieleman
Health Aff May 2017 36:926-930; doi:10.1377/hlthaff.2016.1370
Abstract
Development assistance for health targets younger more than older age groups, relative to their disease burden. This disparity increased between 1990 and 2013. There are several potential causes for the disparity increase.