Democratizing Health Care

Welfare State Building in Korea and Thailand

  • Authors
  • Illan Nam

Part of the Asia Today book series (ASIAT)

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This book provides an account of milestone health insurance reforms that took place in Korea and Thailand, which significantly advanced equitable access and redistribution in health care. Thai and Korean welfare champions were deeply informed by their experiences as activists in their countries' democracy movements.


Welfare state health insurance policy reform Korea Thailand civil society democracy movements democracy health health care policymaking society

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