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Indrani Gupta is Professor and Head of the Health Policy Research Unit of the
Institute of Economic Growth (IEG), Delhi, India. Prof. Gupta received her
PhD in Economics from the University of Maryland, USA. She set up a centre
for health economics and policy research in her institute, the first of its kind
Prof Gupta’s work experience has been diverse, including teaching and
academic institutes, the World Bank and the Government of India. Her areas
of interest cover a wide range of topics in the area of health economics and
policy, and include demand for health and health care, health financing and
coverage, poverty and health, costing and cost-effectiveness, economics of
diseases, and international agreements and their impact on public health.
Posts by Indrani Gupta
भारत में अतिपोषण एक प्रमुख सार्वजनिक स्वास्थ्य मुद्दा है। अधिक वजन या मोटापा कोविड -19 की वजह से होने वाली गंभीर बीमारी के प्रति व्यक्तियों को अधिक संवेदनशील बनाते हैं। कोविड -19 के जिला-स्तरीय डेटा औ...
Overnutrition is a major public health issue in India. Being overweight or obese has been linked to the development of health conditions that make individuals more susceptible to severe illness due to...
The Pradhan Mantri Jan Arogya Yojana was launched in 2018 with the aim of covering hospitalisation expenses of the vulnerable 40% of the population, to protect them against financial risk arising out ...
The National Health Assurance Mission – India’s first move towards Universal Health Coverage – is expected to be launched soon. In this context, this column analyses the extent, distribution an...