1. Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry

    Takuji Hara
    Innovation in the Pharmaceutical Industry traces the discovery and development of drugs in Japan and the UK both historically and sociologically. It includes sixteen case studies of major pharmaceutical developments in the twentieth century, encompassing, amongst others, beta-blockers, beta-stimulants, inhaled steroids and histamine H2-antagonists. Learn More
    2003   Hardback Price: $ 146.00   Web: $ 131.40
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  2. The Economics of Health Care in Asia-Pacific Countries

    The Economics of Health Care in Asia-Pacific Countries

    Edited by Teh-Wei Hu, Chee-Ruey Hsieh
    This book presents quantitative research on various aspects of health care reform and health policy in Asia-Pacific countries such as China, Indonesia, Japan, South Korea, Taiwan, and the US – nations diverse in their economic development, social demographic structure and health care expenditures. Learn More
    2002   Hardback Price: $ 136.00   Web: $ 122.40
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  3. The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse

    The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse

    Edited by Michael Grossman, Chee-Ruey Hsieh
    This book extends the frontiers of research on the economics of substance use and abuse in a variety of extremely significant ways. It focuses on the determinants and consequences of the consumption of cigarettes, alcohol, betel quid, and illicit drugs in the United States, Great Britain and Taiwan. The authors use a variety of empirical techniques to examine the roles of price, advertising, risk perception, time preference and forward-looking behaviour in consumption decisions and the effects of these decisions on labour market outcomes, unintended pregnancies and criminal violence. Learn More
    2001   Hardback Price: $ 188.00   Web: $ 169.20
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  4. Reforming Health Care Systems

    Reforming Health Care Systems

    Edited by Anthony J. Culyer, Adam Wagstaff
    Reforming Health Care Systems brings together the work of leading economic scholars on the reform and development of the United Kingdom’s National Health Service and the implications of this process for health care systems worldwide. Learn More
    1996   Hardback Price: $ 140.00   Web: $ 126.00
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