Economics of health care financing: the visible hand. 2nd edition


Donaldson, Cam, Gerard, Karen, Mitton, Craig, Jan, Stephen and Wiseman, Virginia (2004) Economics of health care financing: the visible hand. 2nd edition, Basingstoke, UK, Palgrave Macmillan, 298pp.

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Contents

PART ONE: MARKETS AND MARKET FAILURE IN HEALTH CARE
Health Care Financing Reforms: Moving into the New Millenium
Markets and Health Care: The Basic Theory
Market Failure in Health Care

PART TWO: HEALTH CARE SYSTEMS AND THEIR OBJECTIVES
Methods of Funding Health Care
Economic Objectives of Health Care

PART THREE: A REVIEW OF EMPIRICAL FINDINGS
Countering Consumer Moral Hazard
Countering Doctor Moral Hazard
Countering Moral Hazard in the Hospital Sector
Achieving Equity

PART FOUR: FUTURE CHALLENGES
Future Considerations: Setting The Health Care Budget
Health Care Financing Reforms: Where Are We Now?

Item Type: Book
ISBNs: 0333984315 (hardback)
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Keywords: economics of heath care, financing health care
Subjects: R Medicine > RT Nursing
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine > RA0421 Public health. Hygiene. Preventive Medicine
Divisions: University Structure - Pre August 2011 > Superseded (SONM) > Superseded (HSR)
ePrint ID: 19263
Date Deposited: 01 Feb 2006
Last Modified: 27 Mar 2014 18:09
URI: http://eprints.soton.ac.uk/id/eprint/19263

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