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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (6): 929–958.
Published: 01 December 2021
... of compliance, including political trust, socioeconomic resources, health risks, and partisanship, modify these policy effects. Findings: In Brazil and the United States, stay-at-home orders and workplace closures reduced mobility, especially early in the pandemic. In Mexico, where federal intervention created...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1977) 1 (4): 433–443.
Published: 01 August 1977
...Jerry L. Weaver There is a considerable body of literature that documents the higher infant mortality among American Blacks. This disparity has been attributed to many socioeconomic factors such as poor pre-and postnatal maternal health care, poor nutrition, inadequate housing, and so forth. Yet...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2007) 32 (4): 595–636.
Published: 01 August 2007
... to the psychological, socioeconomic, and political concerns of its intended audience. Critical analysis of the NBAC suggests that future health campaigns would benefit from more diverse review panels and from a greater focus on providing accurate risk information about probabilities and trade-offs in order to enable...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2009) 34 (3): 325–359.
Published: 01 June 2009
.... Implementing model public participation and consultation processes can be informed by the Communities of Color Genetics Policy Project, which engaged individuals from African American and Latino communities of diverse socioeconomic levels in the process of “rational democratic deliberation” on ethical...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2017) 42 (5): 803–839.
Published: 01 October 2017
... in the characterization of group differences (by SES, race/ethnicity, or territory), and the theorized causes of health inequalities (socioeconomic structures versus health care system features). In all three countries, reports throughout the period alluded at least minimally to inequalities in social determinants...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2018) 43 (5): 877–895.
Published: 01 October 2018
... health and antipoverty programs. This deemphasis results not only in weaker socioeconomic support but also in rising medical costs, which are consuming an increasingly larger share of Americans' declining disposable income. Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 immigration socioeconomic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2004) 29 (6): 1073–1108.
Published: 01 December 2004
... they document that interactions between parental low birth weight status and prenatal environment are associated with the risk of a low birth weight, and that interactions between a child's birth weight status and early childhood environment are associated with adult socioeconomic outcomes. In this article, we...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2020) 45 (5): 831–845.
Published: 01 October 2020
...-standing public programs with an existing track record related to health equity. In this article, we discuss seven ACA provisions with regard to their intended and realized impact on social inequalities in health, focusing primarily on socioeconomic and racial/ethnic disparities. Arriving at its 10th...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2021) 46 (3): 505–526.
Published: 01 June 2021
...Jamie R. Daw; Emily Eckert; Heidi L. Allen; Kristen Underhill Abstract The United States is facing a maternal health crisis with rising rates of maternal mortality and morbidity and stark disparities in maternal outcomes by race and socioeconomic status. Among the efforts to address this issue, one...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (2): 201–224.
Published: 01 April 2022
... redirected its platform toward socioeconomic and racial conservatism. The authors argue that the policy agendas promoted by the two parties through presidents and state legislatures codify a racially patterned access to resources and power detrimental to the health of all. To test the hypothesis...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2022) 47 (6): 709–729.
Published: 01 December 2022
... underrepresented racial and ethnic groups in the United States experience the highest costs of care and unequal access to high-quality, evidence-based medication therapy. Pharmacoequity refers to equity in access to pharmacotherapies or ensuring that all patients, regardless of race and ethnicity, socioeconomic...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1990) 15 (1): 169–189.
Published: 01 February 1990
... interests as a direct provider of services and to protect the public's interest. A state's political system and socioeconomic environment also influence the likelihood of passage of these regulations. Our findings run counter to the assumption often made by policymakers and researchers that regulations...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2002) 27 (4): 639–672.
Published: 01 August 2002
... in with other money that states are mandated to spend. Analyses of total expenditures found that socioeconomic factors drove spending but that party control of state legislatures made no difference in health policy making. By isolating discretionary state Medicaid expenditues from total spending figures, I...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2005) 30 (6): 1131–1162.
Published: 01 December 2005
... evidence to show that at least two pressing problems in American society, namely the uneven distribution of educational attainment and health disparities linked to socioeconomic position, may be ameliorated through policy initiatives that link quality early childhood care, child development programs...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1984) 9 (1): 63–80.
Published: 01 February 1984
... to the issue. This coalition was interested not only in biomedical, behavioral, and social aspects of aging, but also in socioeconomic concerns related to the rapidly increasing elderly population. The nature and purpose of the institute was greatly influenced by the political forces and social conditions...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (1994) 19 (1): 107–147.
Published: 01 February 1994
.... In the present debate over health care reform, little attention has been paid to the importance of public health agencies in protecting the public health. The resurgence of TB is a warning of the consequences of neglecting public health agencies and ignoring the socioeconomic problems that underlie it and other...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (1): 27–55.
Published: 01 February 2013
... (who resemble the typical FQHC patient). The analysis finds that a minority of board members are representative consumers, and telephone interviews with a stratified random sample of thirty FQHC board members confirmed the existence of significant socioeconomic gaps between consumer board members...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (2): 299–343.
Published: 01 April 2013
... describe key characteristics of the cases and the women, including socioeconomic status and race. Second, we investigate the legal claims made to justify the arrests, detentions, and forced interventions. Third, we explore the role played by health care providers. We conclude by discussing the implications...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2013) 38 (4): 815–839.
Published: 01 August 2013
... in walking opportunities. We find that, after controlling for population, socioeconomic status, and zone size, significant relationships exist between the range and precision of uses mandated by MUZ ordinances and the mixture and breadth of walking destinations in these zones. The study also demonstrates...
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J Health Polit Policy Law (2015) 40 (4): 821–837.
Published: 01 August 2015
..., or private health insurers to their organizations. But population health can and should also mean “the health of the entire population in a geographic area.” We present arguments for and against ACOs and hospitals investing in affecting the socioeconomic determinants of health to improve the health...