Pharmacoeconomics: theory and practice
№3, 2015, Vol.3
Assessing willingness-to-pay threshold for health technologies in the Russian Federation on the basis of purchasing power parity
In this paper, the main methodological aspects of the willingnessto-pay analysis are highlighted. The values of the willingness-to-pay threshold according to the methodology of the World Health Organization are calculated, the ones of the Russian Federation and the countries of the Group of Twenty and the Commonwealth of Independent States were compared. The international experience of the calculation of willingness-to-pay threshold is covered. Advantages and disadvantages of various methods of calculation of the willingness-to-pay threshold are presented.