Health Inequality and Development

  • Mark McGillivray
  • Indranil Dutta
  • David Lawson

Part of the Studies in Development Economics and Policy book series (SDEP)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. Mark McGillivray, Indranil Dutta, David Lawson
    Pages 1-19
  3. Harsha Aturupane, Anil B. Deolalikar, Dileni Gunewardena
    Pages 64-88
  4. Patrick Guillaumont, Catherine Korachais, Julie Subervie
    Pages 111-131
  5. Sarah Bridges, David Lawson
    Pages 174-192
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 193-200

About this book


This book investigates issues related to health inequality with a particular interest on developing countries. It provides rigorous empirical work on both trends and causal factors behind health inequality, analyzes the implications of health deprivations on poverty traps and suggests practical policies which can be implemented.


Developing Countries development health healthcare labor market Poverty

Editors and affiliations

  • Mark McGillivray
    • 1
  • Indranil Dutta
    • 2
  • David Lawson
    • 3
    • 4
  1. 1.Alfred Deakin Research InstituteDeakin UniversityAustralia
  2. 2.University of ManchesterUK
  3. 3.Institute for Development Policy and Management (IDPM)UK
  4. 4.Chronic Poverty Research Centre (CPRC)/Brooks World Poverty Institute (BWPI)University of ManchesterUK

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