|Publisher:||Macmillan Education UK|
|Product dimensions:||6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.63(d)|
About the Author
TESSA HO is Senior Lecturer, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of New South Wales, Australia. Her research interests include health policy, medical education and global health.
Table of ContentsIntroduction.- Overview of the Discipline of Economics.- An Introduction to the Literature of Health Economics.- The Tools of Economists as Applied to Health1: The Supply Side.- The Tools of Economists as Applied to Health 2: The Demand Side.- The Macro-Economics of Health Services: Expenditure, Financing and Utilisation.- The Economics and Planning of the Health Workforce.- Economic Methods in Health Services Evaluation.- Translating Health Economic Evidence into Theory and Practice.- Comparison of the Methods of Organising, Providing and Funding Health Services Internationally.- Health Economics and Developing Countries.- Summary and Conclusions.
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This book would be an asset to any study or students of health policy and service evaluation.' - Vasso Vydelingum, University of Ulster, UK
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