Other Names: Overcharging
Incidence: Among the most damaging practices for developing countries is that of overpricing - particularly of essential commodities and products such as drugs. Overpricing rates of between 30 and 700% in the price of drugs have been documented in several Latin American countries.
Problem Type: E: Emanations of other problems
Date of last update 16.02.1997 – 00:00 CET