Controlling Hospital Costs: The Role of Government Regulation
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Controlling Hospital Costs: The Role of Government Regulation

by Paul L. Joskow, Jeffrey E. Harris
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0262600129

ISBN-13: 9780262600125

Pub. Date: 10/28/1984

Publisher: MIT Press

The growing public concern over rapidly rising health care costs,
particularly hospital care, is understandable, with direct and indirect expenditures now amounting to about $100 billion each year. In this book, economist Paul
Joskow explores the reasons for these increasing costs, the burdens of excessive hospital expenditures on the economy; and the

Overview

The growing public concern over rapidly rising health care costs,
particularly hospital care, is understandable, with direct and indirect expenditures now amounting to about $100 billion each year. In this book, economist Paul
Joskow explores the reasons for these increasing costs, the burdens of excessive hospital expenditures on the economy; and the government's role in reducing them and eliminating inefficiencies that plague the system.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780262600125
Publisher:
MIT Press
Publication date:
10/28/1984
Series:
Health and Public Policy
Pages:
226
Product dimensions:
5.90(w) x 8.90(h) x 0.70(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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