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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1988) 13 (3): 453–468.
Published: 01 June 1988
...James C. Robinson Right-to-know policies and related market-oriented occupational health policies require an institutionalized means through which workers can interpret and act on information about quality differences among jobs. In principle, labor unions could play this role. However, union...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1983) 7 (4): 889–910.
Published: 01 August 1983
...Edmund R. Becker This study uses national data from the American Hospital Association and the National Labor Relations Board in a multivariate framework to assess the impact of various structural factors on union activity in hospitals. The theoretical framework includes both management and union...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 935–954.
Published: 01 December 2012
... structure of authority in communicable disease control in each European Union (EU) member state. The primary sources of information were the competent bodies list posted on the European Centre for Disease Prevention and Control website and the Health in Transition reports produced by the European...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 1049–1055.
Published: 01 December 2012
... – 32 . Grant Wyn . 2012 . “Agricultural Policy, Food Policy, and Communicable Disease Policy.” Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 37 , no. 6 : 1031 – 48 . Greer Scott L. 2009 . The Politics of European Union Health Policies . New York : Open University Press...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2009) 34 (6): 979–1010.
Published: 01 December 2009
... the power to tax consumers for innovation by charging above-market prices. This article draws upon unique information to describe how key actors lengthened data exclusivity for patented drugs to postpone generic competition in the European Union (EU) just before ten new members joined it. We explore...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2015) 40 (2): 325–372.
Published: 01 April 2015
...Katherine Elizabeth Smith; Gary Fooks; Anna B. Gilmore; Jeff Collin; Heide Weishaar Abstract Over the past fifteen years, an interconnected set of regulatory reforms, known as Better Regulation, has been adopted across Europe, marking a significant shift in the way that European Union policies are...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 2002) 27 (4): 575–604.
Published: 01 August 2002
...William S. Brewbaker, III In the public debate over the extension of collective bargaining rights to independent physicians, union proponents' primary argument has been that patients would benefit from allowing physicians to bargain collectively with health plans. This article examines the likely...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1985) 10 (2): 347–370.
Published: 01 April 1985
.... Copyright © 1985 by Duke University Press 1985 Organized Medicine and Scandinavian Professional Unionism: Hospital Policies and Exit Options in Denmark and Sweden Arnold J. Heidenheimer, Washington University, St. Louis, and Lars Ndrby Johansen, Danish School of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1980) 5 (2): 227–233.
Published: 01 April 1980
...John E. Kralewski The author wrote the following article after returning from a visit to the Soviet Union as a member of an HEW delegation. It identifies some of the underlying political and economic considerations that influenced health policy in the Soviet Union and comments on how the health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2007) 32 (6): 923–970.
Published: 01 December 2007
... state of job-based benefits, notably the Employee Retirement Income Security Act (ERISA) of 1974 and the union-run health and welfare funds created under the Taft-Hartley Act, remain daunting barriers on the road to reform, exacerbating tensions and differences within organized labor. Moreover, a...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1991) 16 (4): 747–760.
Published: 01 August 1991
...Harvey M. Sapolsky I examine the development of privately provided insurance since World War II, giving special attention to Empire Blue Cross, and argue that the competition between employers and unions for the loyalty of workers after the passage of the Taft-Hartley Act helped diffuse private...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1982) 7 (2): 421–439.
Published: 01 April 1982
...Lily M. Hoffman There have been two trends within the physician housestaff movement: increased acceptance of collective bargaining and unions, and a shift from narrower economic to broader political demands, including some involving patient care. Case studies of politically active housestaff...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1984) 9 (1): 137–156.
Published: 01 February 1984
... explains occupational health and safety policies as primarily resulting from the different degrees of political power of the two major classes (capital and labor), and from the set of influences exerted on the regulatory agencies by the instruments (e.g., parties, unions, trade organizations) of those...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1999) 24 (1): 115–144.
Published: 01 February 1999
...Dov Chernichovsky; Elena Potapchik The reforms that have affected the Russian health care system since the breakup of the Soviet Union, principally those in the general administration of the Russian Federation, have suffered from inconsistency and the absence of a strategy. The various reforms have...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1999) 24 (3): 489–529.
Published: 01 June 1999
... Income Security Act (ERISA) preemption, brought the interests of organized labor more closely in line with those of large employers and commercial insurers and aggravated divisions within organized labor and between unions and public interest groups. In addition, several political factors conspired to...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2005) 30 (6): 1003–1026.
Published: 01 December 2005
... dominated by government bureaucrats. The three reforms also showed important differences in the role of interest groups. Strong support by the rural population and labor unions contributed to the financing reform. In the pharmaceutical reform, which was a big threat to physician income, the president and...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 887–914.
Published: 01 December 2012
... international tensions. We then present the European Union, a new and understudied actor in communicable disease politics, sketching the theoretical background for Europeanization of the field and introducing the articles in the special issue. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 References Adolph...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 915–934.
Published: 01 December 2012
... recently the consolidation of the European Union has provided new institutional bases for shaping communicable disease policies at the supranational level. This article reviews these different attempts to protect the European space from diseases. It is argued that changing modes of communicable disease...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 955–965.
Published: 01 December 2012
... systems in Europe can help improve disease control. National surveillance systems from six European Union countries and from a later comparison of twenty-six European countries are examined. An effective surveillance system can provide information for action and act as a monitoring body for health...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 2012) 37 (6): 967–976.
Published: 01 December 2012
... capacities in the United States and the European Union. © 2012 by Duke University Press 2012 References Baldwin Peter . 2005 . Contagion and the State in Europe, 1830 – 1930 . Cambridge : Cambridge University Press . Brandt Allan M. Gardner Martha . 2000 . “Antagonism and...