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The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) in a changing landscape of vaccine development: A public/private partnership as knowledge broker and integrator

Chataway, Joanna; Brusoni, Stefano; Cacciatori, Eugenia; Hanlin, Rebecca and Orsenigo, Luigi (2007). The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI) in a changing landscape of vaccine development: A public/private partnership as knowledge broker and integrator. European Journal of Development Research, 19(1) pp. 100–117.

URL: http://www.journalsonline.tandf.co.uk/content/q054...
DOI (Digital Object Identifier) Link: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09578810601144350
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Abstract

Vaccine production is now at the heart of the debate on development. This paper argues that, as well economic policies to address market failure, development policies aimed at fostering vaccine innovation should also consider the institutional and organisational uncertainities. The International AIDS Vaccine Initiative (IAVI), a product development PPP, is attempting to increase vaccine production for neglected diseases by acting both as broker and integrator of knowledge. Within IAVI and perhaps other PPPs there is a related tension between an emphasis on private pharmaceutical sector efficiency and sustainable development activities that requires understanding and managing if PPPs are to successfully reach their goals.

Item Type: Journal Article
ISSN: 1743-9728
Extra Information: http://www.tandf.co.uk/journals/titles/09578811.asp
Keywords: AIDS; innovation; neglected diseases
Academic Unit/Department: Mathematics, Computing and Technology > Engineering & Innovation
Social Sciences > Economics
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
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Item ID: 7216
Depositing User: Jo Chataway
Date Deposited: 26 Mar 2007
Last Modified: 02 Dec 2010 19:58
URI: http://oro.open.ac.uk/id/eprint/7216
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