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The economics of health reconsidered / Thomas Rice and Lynn Unruh.

Author:
Rice, Thomas H. [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Chicago : Health Administration Press, c2009.
Εdition:
3rd ed.
Description:
xv, 475 p. : ill. ; 26 cm.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 401-455) and index.
Contents:
Why should the economics of health be reconsidered? -- The traditional competitive model -- Assumptions underlying the competitive model and the role of government -- Demand for health, insurance, and services -- Special topics in demand : externalities of consumption and the formation of preferences -- How competitive is the supply of healthcare? -- The profit motive in healthcare -- The healthcare workforce -- Equity and redistribution -- Healthcare systems in developed countries : organization, outcomes, costs, and lessons.
Subject(s):
ISBN:
  • 9781567933284 (alk. paper)
  • 1567933289 (alk. paper)
LCCN:
2009001073
OCLC:
298509219
Related name:
RCP:
C - S