More Books:

World Scientific Handbook Of Global Health Economics And Public Policy (A 3-volume Set)
Language: en
Pages: 1628
Authors: Scheffler Richard M
Categories: Health & Fitness
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-01-28 - Publisher: World Scientific

This Handbook covers major topics in global health economics and public policy and provides a timely, systematic review of the field. Edited by Richard M Scheffler, Distinguished Professor of Health Economics and Public Policy and Director of the Global Center for Health Economics and Policy Research at the University of
Health Care Policy In East Asia: A World Scientific Reference (In 4 Volumes)
Language: en
Pages: 1280
Authors: Scheffler Richard M
Categories: Business & Economics
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-11-25 - Publisher: World Scientific

During the past three decades, health care systems in the East Asian regions of China, Japan, South Korea, and Taiwan have undergone major changes. Each system has its unique achievements and challenges. Global health care policymakers are increasingly interested in understanding the changes that have taken place in these four
Mental Health In Central And Eastern Europe: Improving Care And Reducing Stigma - Important Cases For Global Study
Language: en
Pages: 268
Authors: Scheffler Richard M, Shumway Martha, Chereches Razvan M
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-10 - Publisher: World Scientific

This book provides updated coverage on the mental health systems in Eastern and Central Europe. Based on up-to-date data, field visits and case studies, the chapters present the financing, organization and public policy issues of Eastern and Central European countries. Solutions are also proposed to tackle major mental health problems
Handbook of Health Economics
Language: en
Pages: 1000
Authors: A.J. Culyer, J.P. Newhouse
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2000-07-19 - Publisher: Elsevier

The Handbook of Health Economics provide an up-to-date survey of the burgeoning literature in health economics. As a relatively recent subdiscipline of economics, health economics has been remarkably successful. It has made or stimulated numerous contributions to various areas of the main discipline: the theory of human capital; the economics
The Economics of Social Capital and Health
Language: en
Pages: 236
Authors: Sherman Folland, Lorenzo Rocco
Categories: Medical
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-12-12 - Publisher: World Scientific

This book defines the field of social capital and health. Over the last two decades, there has been a recognition of the importance of social capital (usually defined as ties in the community, attachment to the community, and participation in community activities) and its impact on the health of those