Reforming Healthcare Systems

Reforming Healthcare Systems

Elgar Research Reviews in Economics

Theodore Marmor and Claus Wendt

Healthcare is one of modern society’s most crucial arenas – costly, important and controversial. This comprehensive research review brings together more than fifty scholarly articles on both healthcare systems in general and health reform in particular. The authors have carefully selected papers by leading academics which will enhance our understanding of the central feature of social and political life. The articles are distinguished by their clear prose and wide disciplinary range.

About this Research Review

Theodore Marmor and Claus Wendt

Subjects: economics and finance, health policy and economics, social policy and sociology, health policy and economics

About Elgar Research Reviews

Elgar Research Reviews consist of two principal components: a scholarly Review Article and a list of Recommended Readings.

The Review Article prepared by a leading scholar introduces the relevant field of academic study by making reference to the seminal and most transformative articles within that field. This piece sets in context the readings that follow, illustrating how they have shaped the scholarship and why they are important to the development of the field. The Recommended Readings have full references to facilitate further research.

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Finding a print version of the recommended readings

A print edition of this resource, which also includes the full text of the Recommended Readings in their original layout is available as a single print work, Reforming Healthcare Systems Volumes I & II, edited by Theodore Marmor and Claus Wendt (ISBN 978 1 84844 345 7 (2 volume set)). Use the Find This Book In Your Library button at the top of this page to see if it is available in your library. (The button only appears if your library has provided their link resolver details.)