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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 793–795.
Published: 01 October 2018
... Tal Gross and Miriam J. Laugesen in this special issue examines many of the explanations that have been offered to explain why United States has higher prices than the other countries. With the possible exception of rent-seeking behavior (discussed below), the authors are correct that these are not...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1993) 18 (2): 477–489.
Published: 01 April 1993
... jurisdictions. Hospital spending, as a percentage of state gross domestic product (GDP), declined or remained constant in four of the five states. In four out of the five, growth in per capita spending on personal care, as a percentage of GDP, remained or fell below the national average. By contrast, in Canada...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2015) 40 (4): 911–921.
Published: 01 August 2015
... taxes. There would be no patient cost sharing. Individuals would have free choice of doctors. Medicare's single-payer bargaining power would slow price increases and reduce medical cost as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP). Taxes as a percentage of GDP would rise from below average to average...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1988) 13 (1): 27–51.
Published: 01 February 1988
...Richard B. Saltman The World Health Organization considers Finland's health planning system to be among the most successful in the developed world. Despite tight resource constraintssymbolized by total health expenditures held consistently to less than 7 percent of gross domestic productthe Finns...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 547–564.
Published: 01 June 1988
...Cyril F. Chang; Howard P. Tuckman This paper explores the profits of not-for-profit (NFP) hospitals and identifies the factors that determine whether such profits are adequate. A model which relates hospital charges to surpluses is used to derive NFP surplus from gross patient charges and operating...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2009) 34 (4): 593–615.
Published: 01 August 2009
... gross domestic product (GDP) on health. There are, however, substantial variations both over time and across countries in the performance of the single-payer-like nations, as well as among the nations in the other universal coverage model categories. Overall, the differences in system performance among...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 667–688.
Published: 01 August 1992
...A. J. Culyer; Andrew Meads The British National Health Service (NHS) has, since its inception, aimed to make health care available to all regardless of income, and it has managed to achieve this goal while keeping costs lower as a proportion of the gross domestic product than many Western countries...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 771–791.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Tal Gross; Miriam J. Laugesen Abstract Higher prices are increasingly recognized as a significant cause of the outlier status of the United States in health care expenditures. At the same time, various explanations are often invoked to justify higher prices as rational or even defensible. We...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2003) 28 (4): 659–692.
Published: 01 August 2003
...Revital Gross Devising new incentives was a main element of health care reform in Israel,which created a regulated market that embodies many principles of managed competition. This study examined sick fund directors' perceptions of the new incentives and their strategic responses to these...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 687–718.
Published: 01 August 2005
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 191–194.
Published: 01 February 1985
...Peri Rosenfeld Stanley J. Gross, Of Foxes and Hen Houses: Licensing and the Health Professions (Westport, Conn.: Quorum Books, 1984), 204 pp., $204 pp., $35.00 Copyright © 1985 by the Dept. of Health Administration, Duke University 1985 Book Reviews 191 of the media; the rubbery-spined...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2015) 40 (5): 1061–1085.
Published: 01 October 2015
... mandate. This would likely result in an increase in gross premiums, particularly among those who are in good health, though premiums may decrease among those who are in poor health, since they no longer have to pay risk-rated premiums. The minimum benefits mandate would also be expected to increase gross...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 188–191.
Published: 01 February 1985
... subversion of the Third World. It’s a great story-if you don’t think too hard about the economic and human misery that continue to be its legacy. With a minimum of moralizing Taylor tells it superbly. University of Michigan Kenneth E. Warner Stanley J. Gross, Of Foxes and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1994) 19 (4): 914–916.
Published: 01 August 1994
... control) physician choices of specialty and location for practice. The book’s next section is called “Empirical Studies.” Here Fuchs re- prints several of his original studies on health economics. His chapter “U.S. Health Expenditures and the Gross National Product” is from an article that is...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2010) 35 (6): 1063–1064.
Published: 01 December 2010
.... Pauly. Washington, DC: AEI Press, 2010. 392 pp. $25.00 cloth. The Politics of Medicaid. Laura Katz Olson. New York: Columbia University Press, 2010. 416 pp. $32.50 cloth. Miscellaneous Pulse: Voices from the Heart of Medicine; The First Year. Paul Gross and Diane Guernsey. Ashland, OH: Change...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1985) 10 (1): 194–195.
Published: 01 February 1985
... good introduction to the study of licensing. But, in the final analysis, Gross adopts a laissez-faire perspective and ignores that professional licensing is but one element in the monopolization of the American health care system: any modification of the system would require a better...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2007) 32 (5): 915–916.
Published: 01 October 2007
... Care System. Victor G. Rodwin, ed. Washington, DC: Health Office of the Embassy of France, 2006. 218 pp. www.ilcusa.org/_lib/pdf/FrenchHealthCare.pdf. Miscellaneous Handbook of Emotion Regulation. James J. Gross, ed. New York: Guilford Publica- tions, 2006. 615 pp. $85.00 cloth. Public and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1988) 13 (2): 223–225.
Published: 01 April 1988
...- ade. In 1977, health care expenditures were $170 billion and represented 9 percent of the gross national product. At the beginning of 1987, health care expenditures had risen to $458 billion, or 10.9 percent of the gross national product. In 1977, there were 165 health maintenance...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1982) 6 (4): 800–803.
Published: 01 August 1982
.... Holmes, Betty B. Hoskins, and Michael Gross. 338 pp. Clifton, N.J.: The Humana Press, Inc., 1980. $14.95 hardcover, $7.95 paperback The Custom-Made Child? Women-centered perspectives. Edited by Helen B. Holmes, Betty B. Hoskins, and Michael Gross. 384 pp. Clifton, N.J.: The Humana Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2000) 25 (5): 915–923.
Published: 01 October 2000
... of the system. Between 1980 and 1989, the proportion of GNP allocated to health expenditure declined by 16 percent, from a level of 8.1 percent in 1980 to 6.8 percent in 1989.1 Over the same period, gross noncapital health expenditure in constant terms (1990 prices) actually dropped by 4.2...