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Markets and Health Care

  • Alan Maynard
Part of the British Association for the Advancement of Science book series

Abstract

The failure to recognise some basic economic rules generates confusion and the waste of much scarce intellectual and political resources in markets for health care worldwide. These basic rules are not complex and when recognised might defuse the superficial rhetoric of policy debate and highlight the inefficiencies inherent in existing health care policies.

Keywords

Moral Hazard Private Health Care Perverse Incentive Health Care Market Left Main Coronary Artery Disease 
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  • Alan Maynard

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