Banda, Geoffrey

Making Medicines in Africa

Banda, Geoffrey - Making Medicines in Africa, ebook


Ebook, PDF with Adobe DRM
ISBN: 9781137546470
DRM Restrictions

PrintingNot allowed
Copy to clipboardNot allowed

Table of contents

1. Introduction: African Industrial Development, Values and Health Care
Maureen Mackintosh, Geoffrey Banda, Paula Tibandebage, Watu Wamae

Part I. The Pharmaceutical Industry in Africa

2. Making Medicines in Africa: An Historical Political Economy Overview
Geoffrey Banda, Samuel Wangwe, Maureen Mackintosh

3. Pharmaceuticals in Kenya: The Evolution of Technological Capabilities
Roberto Simonetti, Norman Clark, Watu Wamae

4. Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Decline in Tanzania: How Possible Is a Turnaround to Growth?
Paula Tibandebage, Samuel Wangwe, Maureen Mackintosh, Phares G. M. Mujinja

5. Bringing Industrial and Health Policies Closer: Reviving Pharmaceutical Production in Ethiopia
Tsige Gebre-Mariam, Kedir Tahir, Solomon Gebre-Amanuel

6. South-South Collaboration in Pharmaceuticals: Manufacturing Anti-retroviral Medicines in Mozambique
Giuliano Russo, Lícia Oliveira

7. Can Foreign Firms Promote Local Production of Pharmaceuticals in Africa?
Sudip Chaudhuri

8. Raising the Technological Level: The Scope for API, Excipients, and Biologicals Manufacture in Africa
Joseph Fortunak, Skhumbuzo Ngozwana, Tsige Gebre-Mariam, Tiffany Ellison, Paul Watts, Martins Emeje, Frederick E. Nytko

Part II. Industrialization for Health

9. Health Systems as Industrial Policy: Building Collaborative Capabilities in the Tanzanian and Kenyan Health Sectors and Their Local Suppliers
Maureen Mackintosh, Paula Tibandebage, Joan Kariuki Kungu, Mercy Karimi Njeru, Caroline Israel

10. The Dissemination of Local Health Innovations: Political Economy Issues in Brazil
Erika Aragão, Jane Mary Guimarães, Sebastião Loureiro

11. Healthy Industries and Unhealthy Populations: Lessons from Indian Problem-Solving
Smita Srinivas

Part III. Industrial Policies and Health Needs

12. Policies to Control Prices of Medicines: Does the South African Experience Have Lessons for Other African Countries?
Skhumbuzo Ngozwana

13. Pharmaceutical Standards in Africa: The Road to Improvement and Their Role in Technological Capability Upgrading
Geoffrey Banda, Julius Mugwagwa, Dinar Kale, Margareth Ndomondo-Sigonda

14. Innovative Procurement for Health and Industrial Development
Joanna Chataway, Geoffrey Banda, Gavin Cochrane, Catriona Manville

15. Industry Associations and the Changing Politics of Making Medicines in South Africa
Theo Papaioannou, Andrew Watkins, Julius Mugwagwa, Dinar Kale

16. Finance and Incentives to Support the Development of National Pharmaceutical Industries
Alastair West, Geoffrey Banda

Keywords: Economics, Economic Policy, International Relations, Pharmacology/Toxicology, Political Economy, African Culture, International Economics

Publication year
International Political Economy Series
Page amount
355 pages
Printed ISBN

Similar titles