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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (5): 981–1014.
Published: 01 October 2006
...Hans Maarse This article presents an analysis of recent changes in the public-private mix in health care in eight European countries. The leading question is to what extent a process of privatization in health care can be observed. The framework for the analysis of privatization draws on the idea...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1987) 12 (2): 368–370.
Published: 01 April 1987
...Charles Noble Joseph L. Badaracco, Jr., Loading the Dice: A Five Country Study of Vinyl Chloride Regulation (Boston: Harvard Business School Press, 1985), 176 pp. Copyright © 1987 by Duke University Press 1987 368 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law tween lay and certified...
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J Health Polit Policy Law 11257000.
Published: 03 April 2024
... unsatisfied ones in the European Union (EU), second, Poland spends on its HC-related expenditures one of the lowest shares of the GDP among the OECD countries, third, the number of doctors per 1000 inhabitants remains at the lowest European level, and the life expectancy in Poland is one of the lowest...
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Published: 01 February 2024
Figure 2 Theoretical framework of “Self-Help”: Country responses to vaccine procurement during COVID-19. More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 1 Country ratings on subnational COVID-19 data quality index. More
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Published: 01 December 2021
Figure 2 Country ratings on component indices of subnational data quality. More
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (3): 497–534.
Published: 01 June 2007
...Denis Drechsler; Johannes Jütting This article discusses the role of private health insurance (PHI) in developing countries. Three broad regional clusters are identified that share similar characteristics and policy challenges for the effective integration of private insurance into national health...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 853–872.
Published: 01 October 2018
... other countries may have had more generalists that fit the OECD definition, many countries have seen a relative decline in the share of generalists that is slowly reshaping the generalist-specialty balance elsewhere. These two factors, along with changing international benchmarks against which...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
... of the similarities crossed the developing/developed country divide, although it did appear that in the three case studies from the north, greater attention was paid to the professional legitimacy of institutions, individuals, and journals, while in the three developing countries the existence of trusted personal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (1): 1–67.
Published: 01 February 1990
...Martin Pfaff The empirical evidence available for OECD countries suggests that economic factors play a major role and that demographic factors play a minor role in explaining differences in health care spending across countries. When countries are grouped on the basis of their health care systems...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1999) 24 (6): 1391–1399.
Published: 01 December 1999
...Lu Ann Aday Sara Bennett, Barbara McPake, and Anne Mills. Private Health Providers in Developing Countries: Serving the Public Interest? London: Zed Books, 1997. 318 pp. $25.00 paper. Eileen Stillwaggon. Stunted Lives, Stagnant Economics: Poverty, Disease, and Underdevelopment . New...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2001) 26 (4): 679–708.
Published: 01 August 2001
.... 1991 . Political Data Handbook: OECD Countries . Oxford:Oxford University Press. Lijphart, Arend. 1999 . Patterns of Democracy: Government Forms and Performance in Thirty-Six Countries . New Haven, CT: Yale University Press. Maioni, Antonia. 1997 . Parting at the Crossroads: The Development...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2003) 28 (4): 585–614.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Hans Maarse; Aggie Paulus Social health insurance reform has evolved as an important public policy issue in several European countries. Some of the most important reform programs have been the introduction of managed competition, a shift from full retrospective reimbursement of health insurers...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2012) 37 (3): 405–437.
Published: 01 June 2012
...Peter C. Rockers; Margaret E. Kruk; Miriam J. Laugesen In low- and middle-income countries, health care systems are an important means by which individuals interact with their government. As such, aspects of health systems in these countries may be associated with public trust in government...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (5): 1023–1060.
Published: 01 October 2015
... the complex political waters of health reforms aimed at achieving universal health coverage. To derive the framework, we critically review the theoretical and applied literature on health policy reform in developing countries and illustrate the framework with examples of health reforms moving toward universal...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2016) 41 (3): 423–450.
Published: 01 June 2016
...Elize Massard da Fonseca; Francisco Inácio Bastos Abstract The protection of pharmaceutical intellectual property (IP) rights is one of the most controversial debates in contemporary public health as countries have to balance incentives for drug development with the necessity of providing life...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1988) 13 (1): 189–191.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Freya L. Sonenstein Elise F. Jones, Jacqueline Darroch Forrest, Noreen Goldman, Stanley Henshaw, Richard Lincoln, Jeannie I. Rosoff, Charles F. Westoff, and Deirdre Wulf, Teenage Pregnancy in Industrialized Countries (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 1986), 310 pp., $30.00...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2011) 36 (5): 897–900.
Published: 01 October 2011
...James Warner Björkman Okma Kieke G. H. and Crivelli Luca , eds. Six Countries, Six Reform Models: The Healthcare Reform / Experience of Israel, the Netherlands, New Zealand, Singapore, Switzerland and Taiwan — Healthcare Reforms “Under the Radar Screen.” Singapore : World Scientific...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (1): 43–72.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Ashley Fox Abstract Context: Much of the existing work on the political economy of vaccine access has focused on how intellectual property rights agreements contribute to inequitable COVID-19 vaccine access between high-income and low- and middle-income countries (LMICs). The two solutions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2024) 49 (1): 133–162.
Published: 01 February 2024
...Mirella Cacace; Michele Castelli; Federico Toth Abstract Context: A key task for countries around the world facing the COVID-19 pandemic was to achieve high vaccination coverage of the population. To overcome “vaccination inertia,” governments adopted a variety of policy instruments...