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  • The Great Escape
    The Great Escape (English, Paperback) Angus Deaton

    Asserts that 250 years ago, some parts of the world began to experience sustained progress, opening up gaps and setting the stage for today's hugely unequal world and examines the United States, a nation that has prospered but is today experiencing slower growth and increasing inequality.

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  • Methods for the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programmes
    Methods for the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programmes (English, Paperback) Michael F. Drummond, Mark J. Sculpher

    The purpose of economic evaluation is to inform decisions intended to improve healthcare. The new edition of Methods for the Economic Evaluation of Health Care Programmes equips the reader with the essential hands-on experience to undertake evaluations, providing a 'tool kit' based on the authors own experience of undertaking economic evaluations.

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  • Introduction to Health Economics
    Introduction to Health Economics (English, Paperback) Lorna Guinness, Virginia Wiseman

    This practical text offers the ideal introduction to the economic techniques used in public health.

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  • Health Economics
    Health Economics (English, Paperback) Jay Bhattacharya, Peter Tu

    Comprehensive in coverage this textbook, written by academics from leading institutions, discusses current developments and debates in modern health economics from an international perspective.

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  • Healthcare Economics Made Easy, second edition
    Healthcare Economics Made Easy, second edition (English, Paperback) Daniel Jackson

    This new edition of Healthcare Economics Made Easy has been revised and expanded to include comparative analysis of several western economies. It is aimed at those working in healthcare who need to understand the basics of the subject but who do not want to wade through a specialist health economics text.

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  • The Great Escape
    The Great Escape (English, Hardback) Angus Deaton

    The world is a better place than it used to be. People are wealthier and healthier. Yet the escapes from destitution by so many have left gaping inequalities between people and between nations. This book tells the story of how, some parts of the world began to experience sustained progress, and set the stage for unequal world.

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  • The Quality Cure
    The Quality Cure (English, Paperback) David Cutler

    In the United States, the soaring cost of health care has become an economic drag and a political flashpoint. Moreover, although the country's medical spending is higher than that of any other nation, health outcomes are no better than elsewhere, and in some cases are even worse. In The Quality Cure, renowned health care economist and former Obama advisor David Cutler offers an accessible and...

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  • Applied Health Economics
    Applied Health Economics (English, Paperback) Andrew M. Jones, Nigel Rice

    "The first edition of Applied Health Economics did an expert job of showing how the availability of large scale data sets and the rapid advancement of advanced econometric techniques can help health economists and health professionals make sense of information better than ever before.The book draws on key sources of information such as the European Community Household Panel (ECHP) and the WHO...

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  • Cost Effectiveness Modelling for Health Technology Assessment
    Cost Effectiveness Modelling for Health Technology Assessment (English, Hardback) Richard Edlin, Christopher McCabe

    This book provides an introduction to decision analytic cost-effectiveness modelling, giving the theoretical and practical knowledge required to design and implement analyses that meet the methodological standards of health technology assessment organisations.

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  • The Economics of Obesity
    The Economics of Obesity (English, Paperback) Tahereh Alavi Hojjat, Rata Hojjat

    Providing a fascinating insight into the factors that influence individual choices regarding eating habits, diet and other behavioral patterns relevant to obesity, this book offers a new perspective about the relationship of obesity to poverty and inequality.

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  • Causal Inference for Statistics, Social, and Biomedical Sciences
    Causal Inference for Statistics, Social, and Biomedical Sciences (English, Hardback) Guido W. Imbens, Donald B. Rubin

    This text presents statistical methods for studying causal effects and discusses how readers can assess such effects in simple randomized experiments.

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  • Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health
    Oxford Textbook of Global Public Health (English, Paperback) Roger Detels

    Sixth edition of the hugely successful, internationally recognised textbook on global public health and epidemiology comprehensively covering the scope, methods, and practice of the discipline.

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  • The Oxford Handbook of the Social Science of Obesity
    The Oxford Handbook of the Social Science of Obesity (English, Paperback) John Cawley

    This volume accurately and conveniently summarizes the findings and insights of obesity-related research from the full range of social sciences including anthropology, economics, government, psychology, and sociology. The material will be valuable to researchers, public health officials, policymakers, nutritionists, and medical practitioners.

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  • Health Policy Reform In China: A Comparative Perspective
    Health Policy Reform In China: A Comparative Perspective (English, Hardback) Jiwei Qian, Ake Blomqvist

    Most of the existing literature on health system reform in China deals with only one part of the reform process (for example, financing reform in rural areas, or the new system of purchasing pharmaceuticals), or consists of empirical case studies from particular cities or regions. This book gives a broad overview of the process of health system reform in China. It draws extensively both on the...

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  • Promoting Health, Preventing Disease: The Economic Case
    Promoting Health, Preventing Disease: The Economic Case (English, Paperback) David McDaid, Franco Sassi

    This book is designed to provide an economic perspective on health promotion and chronic disease prevention.

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  • Health Care Economics
    Health Care Economics (English, Paperback) John B. Davis, Robert McMaster

    The analytical approach of standard health economics has so far failed to sufficiently account for the nature of care. This has important ramifications for the analysis and valuation of care, and therefore for the pattern of health and medical care provision. This book sets out an alternative approach, which places care at the center of an economics of health, showing how essential it is that...

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  • Strategic Thinking in a Hospital Setting
    Strategic Thinking in a Hospital Setting (English, Paperback) Abdul-Latif Hamdan

    Translating the realities of healthcare reform and healthcare costs into competitive hospital practice is the goal of this accessible, jargon-free guide. Taking its cue from Michael Porter's highly-regarded business strategies, it offers a sound framework for hospitals looking to develop efficient, patient-centered service delivery, identifying keys to clinical, administrative, and marketing...

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  • Economics Of Social Capital And Health, The: A Conceptual And Empirical Roadmap
    Economics Of Social Capital And Health, The: A Conceptual And Empirical Roadmap (English, Hardback) Sherman Folland

    Over the years, 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 in that community. This book defines the field of social capital and health.

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  • Models of Obesity
    Models of Obesity (English, Hardback) Stanley J. Ulijaszek

    Taking a comparative approach, this book investigates the ways that obesity and its susceptibilities are framed in science and policy.

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  • The Oxford Handbook of Health Economics
    The Oxford Handbook of Health Economics (English, Paperback) Sherry Glied

    This book provides an engaging, comprehensive review of health economics, with a focus on policy implications in the developed and developing world. Authoritative, but non-technical, it stresses the wide reach of the discipline - across nations, health systems, and areas within health and medical care.

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