Health Policy and Economics

  1. Add to Wish List Regulating Health Foods

    Regulating Health Foods

    Jill E. Hobbs, Stavroula Malla, Eric K. Sogah, May T. Yeung
    With ageing populations, rising incomes and a growing recognition of the link between diet and health, consumers are interested in new food products, supplements and ingredients with purported health benefits. The food industry has respo...
    Hardback (2014)

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  2. Add to Wish List Well-Being and Beyond

    Well-Being and Beyond

    Edited by Timo J. Hämäläinen, Juliet Michaelson
    This book will broaden the public and policy discourse on the importance of well-being by examining psychological, social, environmental, economic, organizational, institutional and political determinants of individual well-being.
    Hardback (2014)

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  3. Add to Wish List Trade in Health

    Trade in Health

    David Reisman
    Once exports and imports meant agriculture and industry. Today, in the global economy and the electronic age, trade is also expanding into the service sector. This timely book closely examines trade in health. Professor David Reisman off...
    Hardback (2014)

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  4. Add to Wish List Improving Health Services

    Improving Health Services

    Walter Holland
    This insightful book describes how Health Services Research (HSR) can be developed and used to evaluate, advance and improve all aspects of health services. It demonstrates the need for good HSR to avoid the continuation or development o...
    Hardback (2013)

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  5. Add to Wish List Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Intellectual Property, Pharmaceuticals and Public Health

    Edited by Kenneth C. Shadlen, Samira Guennif, Alenka Guzmán , Narayanan Lalitha
    This up-to-date book examines pharmaceutical development, access to medicines, and the protection of public health in the context of two fundamental changes that the global political economy has undergone since the 1970s, the globalizati...
    Paperback (2013)

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    Hardback (2012)

    List price $165.00

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  6. Add to Wish List The Innovation Imperative in Health Care Organisations

    The Innovation Imperative in Health Care Organisations

    Edited by Peter Spurgeon, Ronald J. Burke, Cary Cooper
    Health systems in the western world face increasingly intense pressure to contain or reduce costs, while countries such as China and India move towards universal coverage. The contributors illustrate that radical gains in efficiency and ...
    Hardback (2013)

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  7. Add to Wish List Contingent Valuation

    Contingent Valuation

    Richard T. Carson
    This major reference work – the first of its kind – provides a comprehensive and authoritative introduction to the large and growing literature on contingent valuation. It includes entries on over 7,500 contingent valuation papers and st...
    Hardback (2012)

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  8. Add to Wish List Maternal Employment and Child Health

    Maternal Employment and Child Health

    Yana van der Meulen Rodgers
    As women’s labor force participation has risen around the globe, scholarly and policy discourse on the ramifications of this employment growth has intensified. This book explores the links between maternal employment and child health usi...
    Hardback (2011)

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  9. Add to Wish List The Economics of Sport, Health and Happiness

    The Economics of Sport, Health and Happiness

    Edited by Plácido Rodríguez , Stefan Késenne, Brad R. Humphreys
    Including an array of distinguished contributors, this novel book fills a gap in the literature by addressing an important, yet under-researched, issue in the field of sports economics. It places great emphasis on the notion that sport i...
    Hardback (2011)

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  10. Add to Wish List Welfare States and Public Opinion

    Welfare States and Public Opinion

    Claus Wendt, Monika Mischke, Michaela Pfeifer
    Welfare States and Public Opinion comprises an informed inquiry into three fields of social policy – health policy, family policy, and unemployment benefits and social assistance. Though the analyses stem from research spanning fifteen c...
    Hardback (2011)

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  11. Add to Wish List Innovation and Health

    Innovation and Health

    Thomas Grebel
    Innovation and Health investigates both the origin and the diffusion of novelty in the field of health. It also provides a critical discussion of the methodology and theory of health economics. Neoclassical and evolutionary elements are...
    Hardback (2011)

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  12. Add to Wish List Democratizing Health

    Democratizing Health

    Edited by Hans Löfgren, Evelyne de Leeuw, Michael Leahy
    This book examines the important role of consumer activism in health policy in different national contexts.
    Hardback (2011)

    List price $140.00

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