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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1003–1026.
Published: 01 December 2005
...Soonman Kwon; Michael R. Reich Korea recently introduced three major health care reforms: in financing (1999), pharmaceuticals (2000), and provider payment (2001). In these three reforms, new government policies merged more than 350 health insurance societies into a single payer, separated drug...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 1067–1069.
Published: 01 December 2007
..., Canada, Sweden, the Republic of Korea, Ukraine, Japan, and Israel. His current research focuses on the delivery of health care services in Canada. His publications have appeared in International Journal of Health Services, Journal of Health and Social Policy, Inquiry, Health and Social Work...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 771–774.
Published: 01 August 2005
.... Nelson. Baltimore, MD: Johns Hopkins University Press, 2004. 542 pp. $55.00 cloth; $24.95 paper. Global Crises, Global Solutions. Bjorn Lomborg. New York: Cambridge University Press, 2004. 647 pp. $75.00 cloth; $30.00 paper. Healthy Democracies: Welfare Politics in Taiwan and South Korea. Joseph...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2009) 34 (2): 293–295.
Published: 01 April 2009
...), and Patrick Kennedy: The Rise to Power (2000). He has given talks in several countries around the world, including Russia, Lebanon, Taiwan, Japan, Brazil, Germany, the Netherlands, Bahrain, Mexico, and Korea. He is a frequent commentator on media and elections, being quoted in the New York...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 196–198.
Published: 01 February 1999
.... 260 pp. $50.00 paper. Humanities The Bends: Compressed Air in the History of Science, Diving, and Engineering. John L. Phillips. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 1998. 256 pp. $30.00 cloth. Medic: The Mission of an American Military Doctor in Occupied Japan and Wartorn Korea. Crawford F...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 995–1002.
Published: 01 December 2005
... introduce mar- ket reforms in countries with national health service (NHS)-style health care fi nancing systems, with a detailed focus on the experience in New Zealand. Soonman Kwon and Michael Reich describe and contrast three reforms to health care fi nance in South Korea. Despite the different con...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1183–1186.
Published: 01 December 2005
.... Soonman Kwon is the chair of the Department of Health Policy and Management at the School of Public Health, Seoul National University, South Korea. He received his PhD from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania and served on the faculty at the University of Southern California...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1980) 4 (4): 570–580.
Published: 01 August 1980
... medical and allied personnel to some 20 other developing countries-a striking contrast to the “brain drain” of physicians and nurses from various develop- ing countries (Philippines, Iran, India, South Korea, etc.) to the affluent United States. This foreign medical aid includes...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2010) 35 (2): 305–307.
Published: 01 April 2010
..., including the prestigious Dinkelspiel and Phi Beta Kappa distinguished prizes for teaching. His research focuses on the ties between elections, institutions, and public policies. This work includes studies of American political history and comparative studies of Britain, Ireland, Korea, and Japan...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 705–707.
Published: 01 June 1990
... health issues is reflected in consultancies for the World Health Organization, the World Bank, the In- ternational Development Research Centre, and the Rockefeller Foundation in Indonesia, Sri Lanka, South Korea, Myanmar (Burma), and Thailand. Michael A. Morrisey holds a Ph.D. in economics from...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 353–356.
Published: 01 April 2011
... Wealth, Health, and Democracy in East Asia and Latin America provides an excellent account of why Costa Rica, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Thai- land, South Korea, Taiwan, and Indonesia have varied in their ability to reduce infant mortality. In brief, McGuire claims that it was not the nations...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2011) 36 (2): 356–360.
Published: 01 April 2011
... of why Costa Rica, Chile, Argentina, Brazil, Thai- land, South Korea, Taiwan, and Indonesia have varied in their ability to reduce infant mortality. In brief, McGuire claims that it was not the nations’ wealth — that is, their level of GDP (gross domestic product) and domestic spending for...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1995) 20 (3): 767–781.
Published: 01 June 1995
... Competition and the Environment of the 1990s, ed. Christopher Freeman and William Walker. London: Pinter. Stano , M. 1990 . Comparing U.S. and Korean Health Care. Health Affairs 9 : 237 -38. Tang , B.-M . 1991 . Health Insurance in Korea: Opportunities and Challenges. Health Policy and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1996) 21 (1): 171–174.
Published: 01 February 1996
... whole. This generation has been inspired by the wave of proposed and partially implemented health care reforms in many countries, rang- ing from South Korea and Japan, or the former communist countries in Eastern Europe, to most of the industrialized countries in North Amer- ica and Western Europe...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2015) 40 (5): 1023–1060.
Published: 01 October 2015
... and Sauerborn 2002 ). By contrast, Taiwan and Korea were able to scale up universal health coverage in less than a decade rather than over the course of a century (Wong 2004 ). What can be learned from the experiences of scaling up universal health coverage in low- and middle-income countries...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 613–636.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Bypass Surgery. Journal of the American Medical Association 260 : 505 -509. Yang , Bong-min . 1990 . Issues in Health Care Delivery: Case of Korea. Paper presented at the International Seminar on Health Financing and Health Insurance in Selected Countries in Asia. Bali, Indonesia, 10–14...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 779–784.
Published: 01 August 2005
... Elderly: The Case for a National Policy of In-Home and Supportive Community-Based Services (Haworth, 1983). He has authored or coauthored many articles on social policies for the elderly in the United States, Japan, and Korea. He also has authored or coau- thored a number of studies on health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 411–423.
Published: 01 April 1995
... 1 2 Gunslgun control 1 1 3 Fear of war 1 1 North Korea 0 1 Haiti 0 1 Iraq/Persian Gulf crisis 0...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1983) 8 (3): 628–636.
Published: 01 June 1983
... Miles Hardy, Director of the International Hospital Federation, 126 Albert St., London NW1 7NX, UK: Japan, 636 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law April 15-21; Korea, April 30-May 2; Portugal, May 13-25; Mexico, July 22-31; England, September 10-20. In addition, IHF regional...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2005) 30 (4): 751–764.
Published: 01 August 2005
.../National Council on the Aging, San Francisco, April 16. Palley, Howard A. 2004 . Programs and Prospects for Long-Term Care Policy for Older Americans: Are There Lessons for Korea? International Area Review 7 : 3 -18. Ramsay, Cynthia. 2004 . Determining the Extent of Public Financing of Programs...