Health and Development

Toward a Matrix Approach

  • Anna Gatti
  • Andrea Boggio

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxxiv
  2. The Global Health Arena

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Laurie Garrett, Kammerle Schneider
      Pages 3-15
    3. Riikka Koskenmaki, Egle Granziera, Gian Luca Burci
      Pages 16-55
  3. Health and Development: Perspectives and Experiences

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 93-93
    2. Francesco Cavalli-Sforza
      Pages 95-109
    3. Stephen Marks
      Pages 124-139
    4. Andrea Boggio
      Pages 140-152
  4. The Global Health and Vulnerability

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 153-153
    2. Chris Phillipson, Carroll Estes, Elena Portacolone
      Pages 155-167
    3. Linda Richter, Chris Desmond
      Pages 168-182
    4. Lenore Manderson
      Pages 183-196
  5. The Interrelation Between Specific Disease and Development

  6. Back Matter
    Pages 257-261

About this book


There is growing awareness of the relationship between health and development. Is good health a consequence or a pre-requisite of country development? How does the long term impact of different diseases affect economic development? This book provides readers with a closer understanding of the role of international organizations in the health arena.


Access to health care development Economic Development international organizations

Editors and affiliations

  • Anna Gatti
  • Andrea Boggio
    • 1
  1. 1.Bryant UniversityUSA

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