The Health and Economic Burden of Tuberculosis: An Analysis of BCG Vaccine Global Supply and Demand

By: Katherine P. Theiss '15

Advising Faculty: Monika López-Anuarbe

The main goal of this thesis was to evaluate the health and economic effects of the Bacille Calmette–Guérin (BCG) vaccination program for tuberculosis. Two regression models were developed to analyze the impact of mass immunization versus selective administration.

This honors thesis may be read in its entirety at Digital Commons @ Connecticut College.

Related Fields: Economics