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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (6): 929–958.
Published: 01 December 2021
..., what factors condition policy effects? Methods: We leverage subnational variation in the stringency and timing of state-issued social distancing policies to test their effects on mobility across 109 states in Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. We also explore how conventional predictors...
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 3 State-level social distancing policies and population mobility in Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. Note : Each panel contains the coefficients with 90% and 95% confidence intervals for models fit to the full set of data (first row) and two-month subsets of the data corresponding More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 3 State-level social distancing policies and population mobility in Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. Note : Each panel contains the coefficients with 90% and 95% confidence intervals for models fit to the full set of data (first row) and two-month subsets of the data corresponding More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 4 Assessing potential moderators of compliance and mobility in Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. Note : Each panel reports the predicted change in mobility going from one standard deviation below the mean of a moderator to one standard deviation above the moderator's mean, when More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 4 Assessing potential moderators of compliance and mobility in Brazil, Mexico, and the United States. Note : Each panel reports the predicted change in mobility going from one standard deviation below the mean of a moderator to one standard deviation above the moderator's mean, when More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2015
...Eduardo J. Gómez Abstract Why do governments pursue obesity legislation? And is the case of Brazil unique compared with other nations when considering the politics of policy reform? Using a nested analytic approach to comparative research, I found that theoretical frameworks accounting for why...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 423–450.
Published: 01 June 2016
...-saving drugs. Compliance with IP protections is mandatory for members of the World Trade Organization (WTO). However, because of the costs associated with IP implementation we should expect late and/or poor implementation in middle-income countries. Surprisingly, this was not the case in Brazil...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 123–159.
Published: 01 February 2013
... groups and social movements in response to AIDS and tuberculosis in Brazil, and when and why the government eventually responded more aggressively to AIDS but not tuberculosis. Evidence from Brazil suggests that the policy influence of interest groups and social movements evolves over time and is more...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (3): 515–526.
Published: 01 June 1984
...Barbara Janowitz; Sylvia Wallace; Galba Araujo; Lorena Araujo This paper examines factors associated with the cesarean birth rate, including medical condition and method of payment, in the largest maternity hospital of Fortaleza. Brazil. Data were collected on 5996 women who delivered...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (2): 317–352.
Published: 01 April 2011
...Eduardo J. Gómez Using a temporal approach dividing the reform process into two periods, this article explains how both Brazil and the United States were slow to respond to AIDS. However, Brazil eventually outpaced the United States in its response due to international rather than democratic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2008) 33 (1): 53–91.
Published: 01 February 2008
.... Examining the case of Brazil, I argue that the rush to decentralize health services to municipalities has, in the absence of sufficient financial and technical assistance from the federal and state governments, increased state-municipal conflict over the management of health policy, limiting municipalities...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (6): 959–987.
Published: 01 December 2021
... studies of subnational COVID-19 data in Brazil, Spain, and the United States. Findings: Subnational governments in federations vary in their collection of data on COVID-19 mortality, testing, hospitalization, and demographics. There are statistically significant associations ( p < 0.05) between...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (1): 3–11.
Published: 01 February 2015
... become increasingly exposed to international pressures and norms and focused on more effective, equitable health care systems. There are several lessons learned from the case studies of Brazil, Ghana, India, China, Vietnam, and Thailand in this special issue on the global and domestic politics of health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1985) 10 (1): 157–180.
Published: 01 February 1985
... services in low-income sections of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Copyright © 1985 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1985 Heuristic Approaches to Decision-Making in the Delivery of Primary Health Care within Developing Regions Barnett R. Parker...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2019) 44 (6): 955–960.
Published: 01 December 2019
... in all of BRICS except for Brazil. When such partnerships provide governments with valuable information, political legitimacy, and financial resources, effective government responses to epidemics tend to be implemented, as in Brazil, in contrast to the other nations of BRICS. Gómez has sifted through...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (3): 556–558.
Published: 01 June 1984
... development; and the ideology of medicine. Barbara Janowitz joined the staff of Family Health International in 1977 and is currently Director of Reproductive Health. She holds a Ph.D. in Political Economy from Johns Hopkins University. Dr. Janowitz has worked extensively in Brazil, where she has...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (3): 485–512.
Published: 01 June 2017
.... A comparative examination of generics consumption in four countries highlights recent trends. Figure 1 shows the patterns of generics consumption for the United States, United Kingdom, Mexico, and Brazil. In Mexico, during the period 1998–2001, generics accounted for 48 percent of sales by volume...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (2): 289–293.
Published: 01 April 2010
... epidemics, especially AIDS. Lieberman is struck by the fact that similar types of democracies have responded differently to AIDS. This is even more puzzling when he com- pares Brazil to South Africa, two nations that transitioned from authori- tarian rule during the same period and shared similar...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (2): 294–296.
Published: 01 April 2010
... epidemics, especially AIDS. Lieberman is struck by the fact that similar types of democracies have responded differently to AIDS. This is even more puzzling when he com- pares Brazil to South Africa, two nations that transitioned from authori- tarian rule during the same period and shared similar...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2010) 35 (2): 296–301.
Published: 01 April 2010
... epidemics, especially AIDS. Lieberman is struck by the fact that similar types of democracies have responded differently to AIDS. This is even more puzzling when he com- pares Brazil to South Africa, two nations that transitioned from authori- tarian rule during the same period and shared similar...