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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 841–886.
Published: 01 August 2014
...Arturo Vargas Bustamante; Claudio A. Méndez Abstract The public-private mix in Chile, Colombia, and Mexico was very similar until the early 1980s when Chile undertook health care privatization as part of comprehensive health care reform. Since then, health care privatization policies have diverged...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 551–567.
Published: 01 June 1987
... competent public medical programs. The paper briefly compares privatization in Chile with the experiences of other countries, and specifically contrasts the restructuring of health services under military rule in Chile with those of Argentina and Uruguay. The paper concludes that the Chilean experience with...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
..., South Africa, and Chile. Patterns in factors contributing to governments' interest in research included the role of domestic advocacy, interest in their international standing, and the existence of internal government champions. Strategies used by researchers to promote their findings included carefully...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 221–226.
Published: 01 February 2015
... covered by the benefits packages of minimal universal programs, a gap expected to grow increasingly costly for patients. Copyright © 2015 by Duke University Press 2015 universalization Costa Rica Chile Latin America In December 2012, the United Nations General Assembly passed a resolution...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2017) 42 (3): 485–512.
Published: 01 June 2017
... represent only 19 percent of the region's population (WHO 2013a ). Mexico, Brazil, Chile, and Peru are all countries not included in the survey. Moreover, the survey offers measurements of state “strength” not in terms of health services and delivery, but uniformly analyzes metrics of infant or maternal...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 711–716.
Published: 01 August 2014
... achieve systemic reform. Arturo Vargas Bustamante and Claudio Méndez also look at reforms over time cross-nationally. In “Health Care Privatization in Latin America: Comparing Divergent Privatization Approaches in Chile, Colombia, and Mexico,” they analyze why the diffusion of privatization policies...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 1005–1008.
Published: 01 August 1993
... Policy Choices for Illinois. Chicago: University of Chicago, Center for Urban Research and Policy Studies, 1992. 326 pp. $14.95 paper. In the comments accompanying the introduction of his administration’s health reform plan in January, 1993, Florida governor Lawton Chiles (D) expressed a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 1008–1011.
Published: 01 August 1993
... reform plan in January, 1993, Florida governor Lawton Chiles (D) expressed a sentiment that is almost certainly shared by his forty-nine col- leagues. “The states,” said the governor, “cannot wait.” Over the last decade the states have staggered under the burden of escalating health care...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 336–339.
Published: 01 April 1984
... comparative chapter features Cuba’s and Chile’s post-revolutionary health care systems. It is particularly noteworthy because Waitzkin uses the comparison to discuss policy alternatives. Describing the successes and failures in both countries, he helpfully ties them to political events beyond...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1984) 9 (2): 339–342.
Published: 01 April 1984
... Reviews 339 excerpts from Allende’ s book La Realidad Medico-Social Chileno is especially welcome. The second comparative chapter features Cuba’s and Chile’s post-revolutionary health care systems. It is particularly noteworthy because Waitzkin uses the comparison to discuss policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 127–133.
Published: 01 February 2010
..., Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Rebeca Wong explore public pension reforms in Chile, Argentina, and Mexico. All three countries moved from a largely defined- benefit public pension to a mix of mandatory private savings plans and publicly managed private retirement savings accounts. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 134–138.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of Chicago Press, 2008. 216 pp. $35.00 cloth. In the Gender Impact of Social Security Reform, Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Rebeca Wong explore public pension reforms in Chile, Argentina, and Mexico. All three countries moved from a largely defined- benefit public pension to a mix...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 138–143.
Published: 01 February 2010
... Edwards, and Rebeca Wong. The Gen- der Impact of Social Security Reform. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2008. 216 pp. $35.00 cloth. In the Gender Impact of Social Security Reform, Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Rebeca Wong explore public pension reforms in Chile, Argentina, and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2010) 35 (1): 143–147.
Published: 01 February 2010
... of Chicago Press, 2008. 216 pp. $35.00 cloth. In the Gender Impact of Social Security Reform, Estelle James, Alejandra Cox Edwards, and Rebeca Wong explore public pension reforms in Chile, Argentina, and Mexico. All three countries moved from a largely defined- benefit public pension to a mix...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1987) 12 (3): 603–605.
Published: 01 June 1987
... health care under health care privatization. The University of Pittsburgh Press will publish his book, Primary Medical Care in Chile: Accessibility Under Military Rule, in their Spring 1987 Latin American Series. Errata: Vol. 12, No. 2 Access to Care for the Uninsured Poor in Large Cities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 570–580.
Published: 01 August 1980
...) in developing countries are rarely available. The pioneer studies in this field, done under World Health Organization auspices, were carried out in the 1950s and I %Os, and contained information on only four developing countries (Chile, Ceylon, Kenya, and Tanganyika).15 In these studies it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 353–356.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Wealth, Health, and Democracy in East Asia and Latin America provides an excellent account of why Costa Rica, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Thai- land, South Korea, Taiwan, and Indonesia have varied in their ability to reduce infant mortality. In brief, McGuire claims that it was not the nations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 356–360.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of why Costa Rica, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Thai- land, South Korea, Taiwan, and Indonesia have varied in their ability to reduce infant mortality. In brief, McGuire claims that it was not the nations’ wealth — that is, their level of GDP (gross domestic product) and domestic spending for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2007) 32 (3): 497–534.
Published: 01 June 2007
... (ILO), Universitas Programme, Geneva. Barrientos, A. 2000 . Getting Better after Neo-Liberalism: Shifts and Challenges of Health Policy in Chile. In Healthcare Reform and Poverty in Latin America , ed. P. Lloyd-Sherlock, 94 -111. London: Institute of Latin American Studies. Barrientos, A., and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 51–70.
Published: 01 February 2006
... de Chile: Ministerio de Salud. Ntuli, A. 2003 . Preventing Mother to Child Transmission of HIV in South Africa: A Case Study Highlighting Equity Considerations . Paper presented at Health Equity Research: Beyond the Sound of One Hand Clapping, Bellagio, Italy, April 23–27. Oliver, A., and M...