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Author World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe

Title Health and economic development in south-eastern Europe
Published Copenhagen, Denmark : WHO Regional Office for Europe ; Paris, France : Council of Europe Development Bank, 2006
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Contents Introduction; 1 Demographic and economic trends in south eastern Europe; 2 Health in south eastern Europe recent trends patterns and socioeconomic inequalities in health; 3 Health systems and policies in south eastern Europe; 4 Health as a driver of economic development conceptual framework and related evidence for south eastern Europe; 5 Concluding remarks and recommendations; Annex 1 Notes on Country Specific Information on Poverty and Health; Annex 2 Notes on Country Specific Information on Roma Health; Annex 3 Notes on Econometric Data
Summary Health is increasingly seen as a robust predictor of economic growth. In the present report the contribution of health to economic development is examined in the context of south-eastern Europe, where the dynamics of health cooperation gained momentum following the Second Ministerial Health Forum co-organized by the Council of Europe Development Bank, the Council of Europe and the WHO Regional Office for Europe, with the special participation of ministers of finance. The report presents the socioeconomic context and the evolution of the health sector. It examines the trends and patterns observ
Notes "South-Eastern Europe Health Network"--Cover
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Description based on print version record
Subject Health Care Reform -- Statistics -- Europe, Eastern
Socioeconomic Factors -- Statistics -- Europe
Socioeconomic Factors -- Statistics -- Europe, Eastern
Health Policy -- Statistics -- Europe
Health Policy -- Statistics -- Europe, Eastern
Delivery of Health Care -- Statistics -- trends -- Europe
Delivery of Health Care -- Statistics -- trends -- Europe, Eastern
Economics, Medical -- Statistics -- Europe
Economics, Medical -- Statistics -- Europe, Eastern
Health Care Reform -- Statistics -- Europe
Economic development -- Health aspects -- Balkan Peninsula
Medical policy -- Balkan Peninsula
Social status -- Health aspects -- Balkan Peninsula
Medical economics -- Balkan Peninsula
Health Policy
Delivery of Health Care
Economics, Medical
Health Care Reform
Socioeconomic Factors
Balkan Peninsula -- Statistics, Medical
Europe, Eastern
Europe
Form Electronic book
Genre/Form Statistics
Author World Health Organization. Regional Office for Europe
Council of Europe Development Bank
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ISBN 9789289022958
9781280841774
Other Titles Ebrary Academic Complete International Subscription Collection