Subramanian comments: The value of intrinsic value in public health interventions

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S (Subu) V Subramanian, PhD

In this Commentary in Social Science & Medicine, Harvard Pop Center (Subu) V  Subramanian, PhD, and a colleague make a case for why sometimes (in this case, as it relates to sanitation) an end in itself is enough motivation to launch a public health intervention, regardless of economic or social outcomes.