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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2001) 26 (4): 679–708.
Published: 01 August 2001
... McKay, and Kenneth Newton. 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 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 to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2006) 31 (1): 33–50.
Published: 01 February 2006
... 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 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 the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 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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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2012) 37 (1): 37–67.
Published: 01 February 2012
...Kor Grit; Joost J. den Otter; Anneke Spreij The presence of undocumented migrants is increasing in many Western countries despite wide-ranging attempts by governments to increase border security. Measures taken to control the influx of immigrants include policies that restrict access to publicly...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2014) 39 (4): 841–886.
Published: 01 August 2014
... in these countries. In this study we characterize health care privatization in Latin America and identify the main factors that promoted and hindered privatization by comparing the experiences of these countries. We argue that policy elites took advantage of specific policy environments and the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2006) 31 (2): 251–293.
Published: 01 April 2006
...Peter Gaal; Paolo Carlo Belli; Martin McKee; Miklós Szócska There is increasing interest in the issue of informal payments for health care in low- and middle-income countries. Emerging evidence suggests that the phenomenon is both diverse, including many variants from cash payments to in-kind...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 295–316.
Published: 01 April 2011
... assumptions about percentage of drugs likely to attract imports; potential supply from foreign countries; and share of savings passed on to payers. Our base case estimate is that $1.7 billion per year, or 0.6 percent of total drug spending, would be saved by payers; sensitivity analyses range from 0.2 to 2.5...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 955–965.
Published: 01 December 2012
... concepts of epidemiological surveillance are described as a continuous systematic process that observes and reflects the real situation in society not only within but also across political boundaries. Outbreaks that affect more than one country show that a systematic comparative analysis of surveillance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1979) 4 (2): 221–249.
Published: 01 April 1979
... several northwestern European countries, as well as on documentation relating to the rapid growth of disability expenditures and the factors thought to influence it, some “lessons” are presented for policymakers in the United States and other countries. In general, current trends are seen as depressing...