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Volume 14, issue 04, 2019

The dilemma of knowledge use in political decision-making: National Guidelines in a Swedish priority-setting context pp. 425-442 Downloads
Johanna Sandberg, Bo Persson and Peter Garpenby
Social preferences for prioritising the treatment of disabled and chronically ill patients: beyond the order effect pp. 443-467 Downloads
John Mckie and Jeff Richardson
Impacts of the type of social health insurance on health service utilisation and expenditures: implications for a unified system in China pp. 468-486 Downloads
Si Ying Tan, Xun Wu and Wei Yang
Program design, implementation and performance: the case of social health insurance in India pp. 487-508 Downloads
Dayashankar Maurya and M. Ramesh
Not so sweet refrain: sugar-sweetened beverage taxes, industry opposition and harnessing the lessons learned from tobacco control legal challenges pp. 509-535 Downloads
Anita George
Impact of the Spanish smoke-free laws on cigarette sales, 2000–2015: partial bans on smoking in public places failed and only a total tobacco ban worked pp. 536-552 Downloads
Jaime Pinilla, López-Valcárcel, Beatriz G. and Miguel A. Negrín

Volume 14, issue 03, 2019

The effect of universal health insurance for children in Vietnam pp. 299-314 Downloads
Binh T. Nguyen and Anthony Lo Sasso
Can universal access be achieved in a voluntary private health insurance market? Dutch private insurers caught between competing logics pp. 315-336 Downloads
Robert A. A. Vonk and Frederik T. Schut
The effects of payments for pharmaceuticals: a systematic literature review pp. 337-354 Downloads
Katarzyna Kolasa and Marta Kowalczyk
A European late starter: lessons from the history of reform in Irish health care pp. 355-373 Downloads
Maev-Ann Wren and Sheelah Connolly
The effects of competition on premiums: using United Healthcare’s 2015 entry into Affordable Care Act’s marketplaces as an instrumental variable pp. 374-399 Downloads
Cagdas Agirdas, Robert J. Krebs and Masato Yano
Does certificate of need law enhance competition in inpatient care market? An empirical analysis pp. 400-420 Downloads
Jomon A. Paul, Huan Ni and Aniruddha Bagchi
Carolyn Hughes Tuohy, Remaking Policy: Scale, Pace and Political Strategy in Health Care Reform. University of Toronto Press, Toronto 2018. p. 717 pp. 421-424 Downloads
Rudolf Klein

Volume 14, issue 02, 2019

Frontiers of health policy research pp. 135-140 Downloads
Michael K. Gusmano and Jan-Kees Helderman
Reputations count: why benchmarking performance is improving health care across the world pp. 141-161 Downloads
Gwyn Bevan, Alice Evans and Sabina Nuti
When health technology assessment is confidential and experts have no power: the case of Hungary pp. 162-181 Downloads
Marcell Csanádi, Olga Löblová, Piotr Ozierański, András Harsányi, Zoltán Kaló, Martin McKee and Lawrence King
Transparency in practice: Evidence from ‘verification analyses’ issued by the Polish Agency for Health Technology Assessment in 2012–2015 pp. 182-204 Downloads
Piotr Ozierański, Olga Löblová, Natalia Nicholls, Marcell Csanádi, Zoltán Kaló, Martin McKee and Lawrence King
Smoking, health and academic outcomes: evidence from a limited smoking campus policy pp. 205-230 Downloads
Colin Cannonier, Monica G. Burke and Kathryn Steward
Family networks and healthy behaviour: evidence from Nepal pp. 231-248 Downloads
Jolene Skordis, Noemi Pace, Vera-Hernandez, Marcos, Imran Rasul, Emla Fitzsimons, David Osrin, Dharma Manandhar and Anthony Costello
Does government expenditure reduce inequalities in infant mortality rates in low- and middle-income countries?: A time-series, ecological analysis of 48 countries from 1993 to 2013 pp. 249-273 Downloads
Peter Baker, Thomas Hone, Aaron Reeves, Mauricio Avendano and Christopher Millett
Projecting shortages and surpluses of doctors and nurses in the OECD: what looms ahead pp. 274-290 Downloads
Richard M. Scheffler and Daniel R. Arnold
Demand-based models and market failure in health care: projecting shortages and surpluses in doctors and nurses pp. 291-294 Downloads
Stephen Birch
Response to Stephen Birch pp. 295-297 Downloads
Richard M. Scheffler and Daniel R. Arnold

Volume 14, issue 01, 2019

The National Health Service (NHS) at 70: Bevan’s double-edged legacy pp. 1-10 Downloads
Rudolf Klein
Looking forward to the next 70 years: from a National Ill-Health Service to a National Health System pp. 11-14 Downloads
David J. Hunter
Could local integration of health and social care finally overcome the pull to the centre? pp. 15-18 Downloads
Anna Dixon
Making and breaking a health service pp. 19-24 Downloads
Tim Doran
The National Health Service (NHS) at 70: some comparative reflections pp. 25-28 Downloads
Carolyn H. Tuohy
Seventy years of the British National Health Service: problem, politics and policy streams pp. 29-39 Downloads
Martin Powell
Supplementary physicians’ fees: a sustainable system? pp. 40-60 Downloads
Piet Calcoen and Wynand P. M. M. van de Ven
Projecting future demand for informal care among older people in China: the road towards a sustainable long-term care system pp. 61-81 Downloads
Bo Hu
Trends in ageing and ageing-in-place and the future market for institutional care: scenarios and policy implications pp. 82-100 Downloads
Peter Alders and Frederik T. Schut
Comparative analysis of health system performance in Montreal and New York: the importance of context for interpreting indicators pp. 101-118 Downloads
Michael K. Gusmano, Erin Strumpf, Fiset-Laniel, Julie, Daniel Weisz and Victor G. Rodwin
Methods for the economic evaluation of changes to the organisation and delivery of health services: principal challenges and recommendations pp. 119-134 Downloads
Rachel Meacock

Volume 13, issue 3-4, 2018

Canadian medicare: historical reflections, future directions pp. 219-225 Downloads
Colleen M. Flood, Greg Marchildon and Gail Paech
Space, place and (waiting) time: reflections on health policy and politics pp. 226-250 Downloads
Sally Sheard
Can history improve big bang health reform? Commentary pp. 251-262 Downloads
Gregory P. Marchildon
Bitter pills: the impact of medicare on mental health pp. 263-279 Downloads
Erika Dyck
Medicare and the care of First Nations, Métis and Inuit pp. 280-298 Downloads
Josée G. Lavoie
Pharmaceutical policy reform in Canada: lessons from history pp. 299-322 Downloads
Katherine Boothe
Expanding Canadian Medicare to include a national pharmaceutical benefit while controlling expenditures: possible lessons from Israel pp. 323-343 Downloads
Bruce Rosen
Expanding the breadth of Medicare: learning from Australia pp. 344-368 Downloads
Stephen Duckett
Why policy needs history (and historians) pp. 369-381 Downloads
Virginia Berridge
The impact of slow economic growth on health sector reform: a cross-national perspective pp. 382-405 Downloads
Richard B. Saltman
Rising inequality and the implications for the future of private insurance in Canada pp. 406-432 Downloads
Mark Stabile and Maripier Isabelle
A successful Charter challenge to medicare? Policy options for Canadian provincial governments pp. 433-449 Downloads
Colleen M. Flood and Bryan Thomas
Doctors as Stewards of medicare, or not: CAMSI, MRG, CDM, DRHC and the thin alphabet soup of physician support pp. 450-474 Downloads
Jacalyn Duffin
Nurses as change agents for a better future in health care: the politics of drift and dilution pp. 475-491 Downloads
Anne M. Rafferty
Competition in health care: lessons from the English experience pp. 492-508 Downloads
Carol Propper

Volume 13, issue 02, 2018

Creating a ‘hostile environment for migrants’: the British government’s use of health service data to restrict immigration is a very bad idea pp. 107-117 Downloads
Lucinda Hiam, Sarah Steele and Martin McKee
The Norwegian National Council for Priority Setting in Health Care: decisions and justifications pp. 118-136 Downloads
Gry Wester and Berit Bringedal
Who’s afraid of institutionalizing health technology assessment (HTA)?: Interests and policy positions on HTA in the Czech Republic pp. 137-161 Downloads
Olga Löblová
Involving citizens in disinvestment decisions: what do health professionals think? Findings from a multi-method study in the English NHS pp. 162-188 Downloads
Tom Daniels, Iestyn Williams, Stirling Bryan, Craig Mitton and Suzanne Robinson
What should health insurance cover? A comparison of Israeli and US approaches to benefit design under national health reform pp. 189-208 Downloads
Rachel Nissanholtz Gannot, David P. Chinitz and Sara Rosenbaum
‘Fair innings’ in the face of ageing and demographic change pp. 209-217 Downloads
Nisha C. Hazra, Martin C. Gulliford and Caroline Rudisill

Volume 13, issue 01, 2018

The state of American health care: November 2016 to November 2020, a look forward pp. 1-9 Downloads
Theodore Marmor and Michael K. Gusmano
The efficiency of the local health systems: investigating the roles of health administrations and health care providers pp. 10-32 Downloads
Laura Anselmi, Mylène Lagarde and Kara Hanson
Adopting new medical technologies in Russian hospitals: what causes inefficiency? (qualitative study) pp. 33-49 Downloads
Sergey Shishkin and Liudmila Zasimova
Outsourcing day surgery to private for-profit hospitals: the price effects of competitive tendering pp. 50-67 Downloads
Terje P. Hagen, Geir Hiller Holom and Kebebew N. Amayu
The incidence of health financing in South Africa: findings from a recent data set pp. 68-91 Downloads
John Ataguba and Di McIntyre
Legal advocacy as a tool to advance Roma Health pp. 92-105 Downloads
Tamar Ezer, Alphia Abdikeeva and Martin McKee
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