Estimating the economic costs of ethnic health inequalities: protocol for a prevalence-based cost-of-illness study in New Zealand (2003-2014)

This paper is a protocol for a proposed study, by researchers including Rhema Vaithianathan, that will investigate inequities in health between the indigenous Māori and non-Māori adult population in New Zealand and estimate the economic costs associated with these differences.

Reid, P., Paine, S., Te Ao, B., Vaithianathan, R., Willing, E., & Wyeth, E. (2018, June). Estimating the Economic Costs of Ethnic Health Inequalities: Protocol for a Prevalence-Based-Cost-of-Illness-Study in New Zealand (2003-2014). BMJ Open, 8(6), e020763.