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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 395–398.
Published: 01 April 1983
...Diane Hoffman Copyright © 1983 by the Department of Health Administration, Duke University 1983 Samuel S. Epstein, Lester 0. Brown, and Carl Pope, Hazardous Waste in America (San Francisco: Sierra Club Books, 1982), 539 pp., $27.50 Book Review...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 181–184.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Sylvia N. Tesh Phil Brown and Edwin J. Mikkelsen. No Safe Place: Toxic Waste, Leukemia, and Community Action . Berkeley and Los Angeles: University of California Press, 1990. 260 pp. $24.95 cloth. Copyright © 1992 by Duke University Press 1992...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 2004) 29 (2): 322–325.
Published: 01 April 2004
...Barry G. Rabe Thomas H. Fletcher. From Love Canal to Environmental Justice: The Politics of Hazardous Waste on the Canada-U.S. Border . Peterborough,Ontario: Broadview, 2003. 239 pp. $19.95 paper. © 2004 by Duke University Press 2004 Books...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1992) 17 (4): 637–666.
Published: 01 August 1992
... Waste Uwe E. Reinhardt Princeton University Abstract The health system of the United States is in a paradoxical position. At its best, the system is a magnet for those seeking the latest technical...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1995) 20 (4): 1078–1081.
Published: 01 August 1995
...Gary C. Bryner Barry G. Rabe. Beyond NIMBY: Hazardous Waste Siting in Canada and the United States . Washington, DC: Brookings Institution, 1994. 199 pages. $34.95 cloth, $14.95 paper. Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 1078 Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1995) 20 (2): 509–513.
Published: 01 April 1995
...John A. Hird Copyright © 1995 by Duke University Press 1995 Andrew Szasz. Ecopopulism: Toxic Waste and the Movement for Environmental Justice . Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 1994. 216 pages, $39.95 cloth, $16.95 paper. Reviews...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1992) 17 (2): 299–328.
Published: 01 April 1992
...Robert T. Nakamura; Thomas W. Church; Phillip J. Cooper We use the passage and implementation of the Medical Waste Tracking Act of 1988 (MWTA) to explore the implications of health and environmental policies that are formulated in the context of events defined politically as a crisis. Building on...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 739–765.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Sherry Glied; Adam Sacarny Abstract This review critically evaluates perspectives on waste in the US health care sector. The conventional discussion of waste is often imprecise and blames factors outside the purview of the health care system. Taking an economic perspective, we propose that...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 1992) 17 (1): 119–142.
Published: 01 February 1992
...Barry G. Rabe Hazardous waste management poses increasing problems for Canadian provinces and American states, given the vast quantities and types of wastes generated and the virtual inability to open new storage, treatment, or disposal facilities. The Canadian experience is very similar to the...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 February 2014) 39 (1): 171–208.
Published: 01 February 2014
...Alan S. Gerber; Eric M. Patashnik; David Doherty; Conor M. Dowling Abstract The Obama administration has made a major investment in comparative effectiveness research (CER) to learn what treatments work best for which patients. CER has the potential to reduce wasteful medical spending and improve...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 221–234.
Published: 01 April 1983
... directly to support physician shortage and minority recruitment programs. This article argues that unrestricted subsidies are inequitable, wasteful, unnecessary, and inflationary; therefore they should be abandoned, in favor of programs that contribute directly to the supply of primary care physicians in...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2008) 33 (5): 943–963.
Published: 01 October 2008
...—rebates and spread pricing—that account significantly for PBMs' profits but have been neglected in the bioethics and health policy literature as important sources of fiscal waste in our current health care system. We offer analyses of two common cases, consider employers' and employees' vulnerabilities...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 1990) 15 (3): 571–589.
Published: 01 June 1990
... problems. This pattern is evident in the evolution of Superfund, the national program to clean up abandoned hazardous waste sites. The prolonged process of reauthorization in the 1980s contributed to serious program delay and failed to resolve a number of fundamental questions concerning the national...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 June 2016) 41 (3): 453–461.
Published: 01 June 2016
... nutritional targets are missed. Various iterations of school-based nutrition programs have proven to be ineffective and wasteful, yet policy leaders continue to consume tax dollars with their implementation. Although strict guidelines for evaluating scientific evidence were historically used to ensure...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 December 1986) 11 (4): 569–583.
Published: 01 December 1986
... traditional medical model, in the 1970s and 1980s policy makers have launched various competitive and regulatory programs aimed mainly at containing costs. These interventions, however, have mainly sought savings through reductions in waste and inappropriate utilization; they have done little about deeper...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 999–1001.
Published: 01 August 1993
... corporate redress, as well as centralized efforts by the national government. But the task is not merely to offer solutions. Books like Toxic Politics are necessary in order to develop our understanding of toxic waste crises, for we still know too little about the manifold causes and implications...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 October 2018) 43 (5): 767–769.
Published: 01 October 2018
...Michael E. Chernew Copyright © 2018 by Duke University Press 2018 In “Is the US Health Care System Wasteful and Inefficient? A Review of the Evidence,” Sherry Glied and Adam Sacarny examine the common wisdom that the American health system is inefficient. Throughout the authors are precise...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1978) 3 (2): 275–277.
Published: 01 April 1978
... is yet incomplete. (b) Wasted Student Years. Student years and their average costs are wasted by either failure to complete the program or failure to pass a licensure exam. The number of years each student “wastes” will be Errata...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 August 1993) 18 (4): 996–999.
Published: 01 August 1993
... redress, as well as centralized efforts by the national government. But the task is not merely to offer solutions. Books like Toxic Politics are necessary in order to develop our understanding of toxic waste crises, for we still know too little about the manifold causes and implications of...
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Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law (1 April 1983) 8 (2): 398–401.
Published: 01 April 1983
... of hazardous wastes; therefore we must site and construct safe, well-managed hazardous waste treatment and disposal facilities. The authors have dealt with this problem only by proposing the establish- ment of a network of facilities run by state governments or by a consortium of state and...