Normal view MARC view

The Economics of health care in Asia-Pacific countries

Author: Hu, Teh-wei ; Hsieh, Chee-Ruey Series: Academia studies in Asian economies Publisher: Edward Elgar , 2002.Language: EnglishDescription: 273 p. : Graphs ; 24 cm.ISBN: 1840649291Type of document: BookBibliography/Index: Includes bibliographical references and index
Tags: No tags from this library for this title. Log in to add tags.
Item type Current location Collection Call number Status Date due Barcode Item holds
Book Europe Campus
Main Collection
Print HC2000 .H4 E36 2002
(Browse shelf)
001183924
Available 001183924
Total holds: 0

Includes bibliographical references and index

Digitized

The Economics of Health Care in Asia-Pacific Countries Contents List of figures List of tables List of contributors Acknowledgements vii ix xiii xvii 1 1 Editors' introduction Teh-Wei Hu and Chee-Ruey Hsieh PART I HEALTH CARE REFORM 2 Health care reforms in Taiwan and the US: what we can learn from each other Teh-Wei Hu and Yun-Yi Hung 15 3 Physician contracting with health plans: a survey of the literature Martin Gaynor and Tami Mark 33 63 4 Health insurance reform in Korea: consolidation of funds Bong Min-Yang PART II PRODUCTION OF HEALTH 5 Is rehabilitation following an acute hospital stay productive? Evidence from elderly patients in the United States Frank A. Sloan, Donald H. Taylor, Gabriel A. Picone and R. Mark Wilson 85 6 Do investments in child education and nutrition improve adult health? Evidence from Indonesia Paul Gertler and Jennifer Zeitlin 111 PART III HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION 7 China's urban health insurance reform experiment in Zhenjiang: cost and utilization analyses Gordon G. Liu, Renhua Cai, Schumarry Chao, Xianjun Xiong, Zhongyun Zhao and Eric Wu 143 v vi Contents 8 Catastrophic illness policy and equity in delivering health care: empirical evidence from Taiwan Jui-Fen Rachel Lu 159 9 Demand for supplemental health insurance and health care utilization in Taiwan Shou-Hsia Cheng and Jung-Der Wang 177 PART IV HOSPITAL BEHAVIOR 10 Cost shifting or sample selection: the case study of surgically treated workers' compensation back pain patients Ya-Chen Tina Shih 193 11 Hospital services under a national health insurance system: transition from a free-for-service to a capitation system Tetsuji Yamada, Tadashi Yamada, Seiritsu Ogura and Reiko Suzuki 213 PART V HEALTH CARE FINANCING 12 Financing health care for the elderly: will an aging population end `health for all' in South Korea? John W. Peabody, Paul J. Gertler, Bong-Min Yang and Duk Hyoung Lee 241 13 Monitoring and enforcement in federal alcohol and drug abuse block grants Ching-to Albert Ma, Thomas G. McGuire and Yong Weng Index 257 271

There are no comments for this item.

Log in to your account to post a comment.
Koha 18.11 - INSEAD Catalogue
Home | Contact Us | What's Koha?