Market power and state costs of HIV/AIDS drugs

@article{Leibowitz2007MarketPA,
  title={Market power and state costs of HIV/AIDS drugs},
  author={Arleen A Leibowitz and Neeraj Sood},
  journal={International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics},
  year={2007},
  volume={7},
  pages={59-71}
}
We examine whether U.S. states can use their market power to reduce the costs of supplying prescription drugs to uninsured and underinsured persons with HIV through a public program, the AIDS Drug Assistance Program (ADAP). Among states that purchase drugs from manufacturers and distribute them directly to clients, those that purchase a greater volume pay lower average costs per prescription. Among states depending on retail pharmacies to distribute drugs and then claiming rebates from… CONTINUE READING

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