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Health care economics / Paul J. Feldstein.


New York : Wiley, [1979] .
ISBN 0471053619, 9780471053613

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Subjects Economics, Medical -- United States.
Economische aspecten.
Économie de la santé
Économie de la santé -- États-Unis.
Gesundheitsökonomie.
Gezondheidszorg.
Medical economics -- United States.
Medical economics.
United States.
Series Wiley medical publication.
Wiley series in health services.
Description xviii, 457 pages : illustrations ; 26 cm.
Copyright Date [1979]
©1979
Notes Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents An introduction to the economics of medical care -- The production of health: the impact of medical services on health -- An overview of the medical care sector -- Measuring changes in the price of medical care -- The demand for medical care -- The demand for health insurance -- The market for health insurance: its performance and structure -- The supply of medical care: an overview -- The physician services market -- The market for hospital services -- Relying on regulation to improve hospital performance -- The benefits of competition in medical care -- Health manpower shortages: definitions, measurement, and policies -- The market for physician manpower -- The market for medical education: equity and efficiency -- The market for registered nurses -- The political economy of health care -- The role of government in health and medical care -- National health insurance: an approach to the redistribution of medical care -- Concluding comments on the economics of medical care.
Geographic Area United States
Network Numbers (OCoLC)4883057
(OCoLC)ocm04883057
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WorldCat Identities Feldstein, Paul J.
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