Health policy research in South Asia building capacity for reform

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Published by World Bank in Washington, DC .

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Subjects:

  • Medical policy -- Research -- South Asia.,
  • Medical policy -- South Asia.,
  • Health care reform -- South Asia.,
  • Public health administration -- South Asia.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Book details

Statementedited by Abdo S. Yazbeck and David H. Peters.
SeriesHealth, nutrition, and population series
ContributionsYazbeck, Abdo., Peters, David H., 1962-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRA395.S628 H436 2003, RA395.S628 H436 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16098204M
ISBN 100821355317
LC Control Number2003052538

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Health Policy Research in South Asia showcases some of the innovative qualitative and quantitative research methodologies being used in South Asia to provide empirical guidance for health sector reform and policy development.

The four research areas presented are analysis of inequality, expenditure analysis, private sector analysis, and consumer and provider perspectives.

Health Policy Research in South Asia showcases some of the innovative qualitative and quantitative research methodologies being used in South Asia to provide empirical guidance for health sector.

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