The Economics of Health and Medical Care

Proceedings of a Conference held by the International Economic Association at Tokyo

  • Mark Perlman

Part of the International Economic Association Series book series (IEA)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xx
  2. Economic History and the Economics of Health and Medical Care

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. R. M. Hartwell
      Pages 3-20
  3. Problems of the Demand for and Supply of Health Services, and the Relation of Mortality to Economic Activity

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 39-39
    2. Richard N. Rosett
      Pages 57-65
    3. Ephraim Kleiman
      Pages 66-88
    4. Anthony J. Culyer, J. G. Cullis
      Pages 108-116
    5. Joseph P. Newhouse, Charles E. Phelps
      Pages 139-161
  4. The Impact of Demand for Health Services

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 203-203
    2. Michael Grossman, Lee Benham
      Pages 205-233
  5. The Quantitative and the Qualitative Provision of Hospital, Physician and Paraprofessional Services and Social Control

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 281-281
    2. Judith Lave, Lester Lave, Samuel Leinhardt
      Pages 326-360
    3. Anthony B. Atkinson
      Pages 428-441
    4. Michael D. Intriligator, Barbara H. Kehrer
      Pages 442-458
    5. Donald E. Yett, Leonard Drabek, Michael D. Intriligator, Larry J. Kimbell
      Pages 459-477
  6. Method and Methodology in Understanding the Choice of Health Care Systems

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 479-479
    2. Jean-Pierre Dupuy
      Pages 481-509
    3. Michael Kaser
      Pages 510-537
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 539-547

About this book


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Editors and affiliations

  • Mark Perlman
    • 1
  1. 1.University of PittsburghPittsburghUSA

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