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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 901–911.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Mark Schlesinger Abstract Scholars have long recognized the importance of comparisons for envisioning, formulating, and implementing new public policies. But cross-national comparisons of health systems and policies can prove challenging—sometimes potentially misleading—unless one carefully attends...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1998) 23 (2): 265–290.
Published: 01 April 1998
... Medicale. Ziff Communications Co. 1994 . Orphan Drug Hearings. Marketletter, 14 February. A Cross-National Comparison of Orphan Drug Policies: Implications for the U.S. Orphan Drug Act Mae Thamer...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2012) 37 (3): 365–404.
Published: 01 June 2012
... Politics of Health Care in France and the United States . Durham, NC : Duke University Press . Hospitals, Finance, and Health System Reform in Britain and the United States, c. 1910 – 1950: Historical Revisionism and CrossNational Comparison...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2011) 36 (3): 565.
Published: 01 June 2011
... Through cross-national comparisons, the essays in this section illuminate the key elements of the U.S. approach to health care. When European nations have passed major health care reforms, the leaders of those countries have presented a strong moral argument for reform. Theodore R. Marmor finds...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
... 2017 health inequality framing cross-national comparisons The health enjoyed by members of groups defined by economic, racial and ethnic, geographic, or gender differences, among others, can vary dramatically. Readers of this journal are well aware of some of the gaps in life mortality, morbidity...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 825–846.
Published: 01 October 2018
... have had limited success (Exworthy, Berney, and Powell 2002 ), as the acute care provided by the NHS continues to capture most of policy attention at the expense of public health interventions. In this context, it is hardly surprising that cross-national comparisons document that the British continue...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2008) 33 (6): 1133–1167.
Published: 01 December 2008
... either in hospitals or in outpatient practice. Therefore, the most suitable samples of physicians for a cross-national comparison between the United States and Germany are groups of physicians who spend most of their work hours at an AMC (as in the case of the United States) or work there full...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1998) 23 (1): 35–51.
Published: 01 February 1998
... loosely connected with science . . . than the official rhetoric would suggest” (Evans, Barer, and Marmor 1994: 30). Cross-national comparisons find variations indicating clinical uncertainties that seem to derive from “the procedure or diag- nosis itself, rather than the health system through which it...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1984) 8 (4): 702–731.
Published: 01 August 1984
... the fledgling cost-reimbursement programs projected by a few companies; and it would standardize discounts and allowable costs, improving the companies’ competitive position in relation to Blue Cross. The national government encouraged adoption of hospital rate regulation by all states, to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 5–31.
Published: 01 February 2011
.... 1998 . Atlantic Crossings: Social Politics in a Progressive Age . Cambridge, MA : Harvard University Press . Rosenman S. I. , ed. 1950 . The Public Papers and Addresses of Franklin D. Roosevelt . 13 vols . New York : Harper and Brothers . Savas E. S. 1977 . Policy Analysis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 865–894.
Published: 01 August 1994
... and the specific form that integration will take. The research is based on an intensive exami- nation and comparison of the mental health care delivery systems in four cities in the United States. Approaches to System Integration In most communities, a core agency, often a community...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 671–693.
Published: 01 August 1991
... idea of a national health insurance policy. These twin aims did structure the Blue Cross campaigns but may well have worked at cross-purposes. Copyright © 1991 by Duke University Press 1991 References Amberson , Rosanne . 1935 . Hospital Care at Three Cents a Day. The Forecast ( June ): 247...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2015) 40 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2015
... nations implement obesity legislation were not supported with cross-national statistical evidence. I then turned to the case of Brazil's response to obesity at three levels of government, national, urban, and rural, to propose alternative hypotheses for why nations pursue obesity policy. The case of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2016) 41 (1): 73–99.
Published: 01 February 2016
... investigates potential reasons for this discrepancy through a comparative analysis of the evolution of programs and policies on national cord blood banking in Canada and the United States. My analysis suggests that cross-national discrepancies in policy on public cord blood banking were determined primarily by...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2018) 43 (1): 19–67.
Published: 01 February 2018
... nine nationally representative surveys, this article examines whether the Affordable Care Act (ACA) is cultivating a similar cross-class constituency. The results show that middle-income Americans are less likely than low-income Americans to say the ACA has helped them personally so far. On the other...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2001) 26 (4): 679–708.
Published: 01 August 2001
... hypotheses cross-nationally. This article is an initial attempt to address that void by using Boolean analysis to examine systematically several of the major propositions that emerge from the case study literature on the larger universe of twenty advanced industrial democracies. This comparative analysis...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 355–392.
Published: 01 June 2016
...David Brady; Susanne Marquardt; Gordon Gauchat; Megan M. Reynolds Abstract Rich democracies exhibit vast cross-national and historical variation in the socialization of health care. Yet, cross-national analyses remain relatively rare in the health policy literature, and health care remains...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2004) 29 (3): 359–396.
Published: 01 June 2004
... mix of fac- tors having as much to do with cross-sectoral shifts as with deliberate policy decisions within sectors and that these effects are mediated by the different dynamics of dis- tinctive national models. On balance, we argue that a resort to private finance is more likely to harm than to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2011) 36 (1): 119–139.
Published: 01 February 2011
... medical   treatments and technologies” 38 47 Source: Kim, Blendon, and Benson 2001 In particular, comparison of crossnational survey results suggests that Americans are simply more interested in new technologies (Kim, Blen- don, and Benson 2001). We summarize data...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 915–934.
Published: 01 December 2012
...Marco Liverani; Richard Coker In the past few decades there has been increased integration of communicable disease policies in Europe. The historical roots of this process date back to the mid-nineteenth century, when national authorities realized that the cross-boundary spread of diseases cannot...