The Economics of Health EquityEditat de Di McIntyre, Gavin Mooney
en Limba Engleză Carte Paperback – 11 Oct 2007
Part I. Introduction: 1. Why this book? Gavin Mooney and Di McIntyre; Part II. Equity in General: 2. Health and health inequalities in a neo-liberal global world Elaine Coburn and David Coburn; 3. Governing the health care market: the social and political requirements Amiya Kumar Bagchi; 4. Equity in the context of diversity of culture and diversity of economic systems Gavin Mooney; 5. Beware of the libertarian wolf in the clothing of the egalitarian sheep: an essay on the need to clarify ends and means Alan Maynard; Part III. Health Service Access: 6. Exploring the dimensions of access Michael Thiede, Patricia Akweongo and Di McIntyre; 7. Acceptability, trust and equity Lucy Gilson; Part IV. Equity and Health Systems: 8. International migration and extreme health inequality: robust arguments and institutions for international redistribution in health care Maureen Mackintosh; 9. Pay the piper and call the tune: changing health care financing mechanisms to address public-private health sector mix inequities Di McIntyre; Part V. Lessons from Individual Countries: 10. Equity in health financing, resource allocation and health service utilization in Brazil: past, present and future Silvia Porto, Claudia Travassos, Maria Alicia Ugá and Isabela Soares Santos; 11. Improving health-related information systems to monitor equity in health: lessons from Thailand Viroj Tangcharoensathien, Supon Limwattananon and Phusit Prakongsai; Part VI. Future Action: 12. Where now with equity? Di McIntyre and Gavin Mooney.