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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2014) 39 (3): 537–564.
Published: 01 June 2014
... process in the United States, and many specific ideas it advocated have garnered mainstream support. Direct democracy advocates, as well as public health advocates and policy makers, need to understand the tobacco industry's goals (which other industries adopted) of limiting the direct democracy process...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2016) 41 (5): 997–1031.
Published: 01 October 2016
... Wisconsin and direct democracy in Ohio provided additional pressures and divergent starting points. The remaining factors served less as a driving force behind the decision and more as a frame to justify the decision ex post facto. Case studies allow for a more complex view of how political pressures fit...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2019) 44 (4): 563–588.
Published: 01 August 2019
..., whose incomes might decrease from expansion, is associated with less support. Conclusions: Voting patterns are mostly consistent with economic self-interest, except for the sizable association of bachelor's degree holders with support for Medicaid expansion. Direct democracy can shift Medicaid policy...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2012) 37 (3): 469–512.
Published: 01 June 2012
... other economic and political factors, is associated with adopting wage pass-through (WPT) policies, which direct a portion of Medicaid reimbursement or its increase toward nursing home staff in an effort to reduce staff turnover, thereby increasing efficiency and the quality of care provided. Contrary...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 123–165.
Published: 01 February 2017
... doctors. 2 In direct response to a request by Senator Price, the MBC committed to train investigators to use the state's Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) for more proactive prosecutions of over-prescribing behavior. 3 The MBC also promised to quickly fill 14.5...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1361–1374.
Published: 01 December 2001
... the Public Good . New York: Oxford University Press. Cook, Fay Lomax, Jason Barabas, and Lawrence R. Jacobs. 1999 . Deliberative Democracy in Action: An Analysis of the Effects of the Americans Discuss Social Security Deliberative Forums . Paper presented at the annual meeting of the American...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2007) 32 (4): 655–683.
Published: 01 August 2007
... Wisconsin Press. Employee Benefits Research Institute (EBRI). 1997 . Fundamentals: Employee Retirement Income Security . Washington, DC: EBRI. Erikson, R., G. Wright, and J. McIver. 1993 . Statehouse Democracy . New York: Cambridge. Fronstin, P., L. C. Goldberg, and P. K. Robins. 1997 . An...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 571–613.
Published: 01 June 1995
...David Wilsford Given alarming fiscal imperatives, states and interests in all advanced industrial democracies have struggled over health care policy. I explore the interface between state autonomy in health care policy and the political mobilization of provider interests, especially physicians...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2010) 35 (4): 569–593.
Published: 01 August 2010
...Michał Sitek This article discusses the applicability of the new institutionalism to the politics of health care reform in postcommunist Central Europe. The transition to a market economy and democracy after the fall of communism has apparently strengthened the institutional approaches. The...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1996) 21 (1): 3–33.
Published: 01 February 1996
... issue and foster public reluctance to embrace any specific proposal for change? Starting from the perspective of political theories of deliberative democracy, I approach the puzzle of failed health reform by pointing to the paradox of decision making in an adversary democracy. First, I argue that the...
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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 April 2010) 35 (2): 203–226.
Published: 01 April 2010
... ought to lead. We draw on the larger literatures about federalism, found mostly in political science and law, to develop a set of criteria for allocating health policy authority between states and the federal government. They are social justice, procedural democracy, compatibility with value pluralism...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2017) 42 (1): 73–122.
Published: 01 February 2017
... argument can countermand the dictates of solid scientific evidence, the voices of experts, and practical considerations to push public health policy in entirely oppositional directions. Third, having the ear of the presidential administration is usually a necessary—although not always sufficient—condition...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2001) 26 (6): 1325–1352.
Published: 01 December 2001
... care reform over a twentysix-month period in Oklahoma. Looking at the overall trends just prior to the introduction of the Harry and Louise campaign, public opinion was going in the “wrong”direction, from the HIAA perspective. Moreover, public opinion continued in the wrong direction until the mid...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2002) 27 (5): 801–832.
Published: 01 October 2002
... United Kingdom experience can be usefully applied to mental health issues in many industrial democracies. © 2002 by Duke University Press 2002 Angermeyer, C., and H. Matschinger. 1996 . The Effect of Violent Attacks by Schizophrenic Persons on the Attitude of the Public towards the Mentally Ill...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 617–631.
Published: 01 December 1986
...Theodore R. Marmor Health policy debates rarely include broad review of cross-national experiences with related social policies. This article addresses the connection between medical policy concerns and the development of welfare states in the advanced industrial democracies following the oil...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1991) 16 (2): 307–329.
Published: 01 April 1991
... role of the state; (3) the loss of faith in professional knowledge and the increasingly forceful voice of alternative and “psychiatric survivor” groups; (4) the problem of overload in pluralist and competitive democracy and, related to this, the ubiquitous search for consensus and frictionless...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2018) 43 (6): 991–1012.
Published: 01 December 2018
...Robert E. Goodin Abstract The demanding and giving of reasons for their actions are core business for public policy makers in a democracy. But there are many different reasons for asking why questions, and correspondingly many different responses that might count as adequate answers. Seven...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1997) 22 (1): 105–145.
Published: 01 February 1997
... initiatives in community care. Why is the reformation so slow in com- ing and the gap widening? Are we observing what James Morone (1990: 4–5) brilliantly explicates as “the myth of communal democracy”? Are we observing “the democratic wish: the direct participation of a united people pursuing a shared...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 1997) 22 (5): 1241–1265.
Published: 01 October 1997
.... More corporatist democracies (such as Sweden, Norway, Austria, and Germany) evidence a tighter relation between knowledge and power in which a wider range of issues is connected, longer-range effects are sometimes considered, and research is more often actually used for planning and implementation...