by Livemint | Bhuma Shrivastava on 2nd May 2017 • 0 Views
Once upon a time, begins S.D. Gupta, director of Jaipur's Institute of Health Management and Research (IHMR), nobody really thought about health economics or health financing or networking with non-profits. "People wondered what I was talking about,"he recalls of the early 1980s when he struggled to explain the contours of his subject. Twenty-four years and 35 research projects later, the institute has not only made "health management"an accepted term in the jargon of the development sector in India, it has also bred competition for itself.