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Projetos de Pesquisa Aplicada - Destaques de 2016
(Rede de Pesquisa e Conhecimento Aplicado, 2017-09)
Expanding global access to ARVs in emerging and poor countries in Sub-Saharan Africa: the challenges of prices and patents
Affordability is a key concern of international donors who finance antiretroviral drugs to treat AIDS in Sub-Saharan African countries. The ability of Sub-Saharan Africa to reduce their prices below large-scale manufacturers ...
Informational frictions in the Brazilian health insurance market
I test for the existence of moral hazard and adverse selection in the Brazilian health insurance market. I use the positive correlation test, proposed by Chiappori and Salanié (2000), to assess the existence of asymmetric ...
Interval observer for uncertain time-varying SIR-SI model of vector-borne disease
The issue of state estimation is considered for an SIR-SI model describing a vector-borne disease such as dengue fever, with seasonal variations and uncertainties in the transmission rates. Assuming continuous measurement ...
Projetos de pesquisa aplicada: destaques de 2015
(Rede de Pesquisa e Conhecimento Aplicado, 2017)
The short-and long-term impact of an incentives program on healthier eating: a quasi-experiment in school cafeterias in Brazil
O impacto de incentivos econômicos sobre a alimentação saudável não é claro, particularmente no longo prazo (ou seja, após o período da intervenção). Esta pesquisa avaliou a eficácia de curto e longo prazo de uma iniciativa ...
The role of neuroscience and neurotechnology: decision making in corporate enviroments
Decision making is a basic cognitive process and a critical skill set that can lead to a transformational change. This research is a study of the neurobiological basis of decision making, and how its results can be applied ...
An analysis on advanced practice providers delivering primary care services through telehealth
Health care is a rapidly evolving industry with new technologies constantly entering the marketplace. Supply for quality care has to continuously catch up to demand. The United States’ primary care system is at a crossroads, ...
Rio de Janeiro e Rio Grande do Sul foram os estados com as maiores taxas brutas de mortalidade feminina por câncer de mama de 2014
Entrevista com a pesquisadora Janaina Fernandes, que coordenou um novo estudo sobre o câncer de mama na FGV.