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Published: 22 January 2009

278 Pages


ISBN: 9780199235971

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Challenging Health Economics

Gavin Mooney

  • Provides a major critique of health economics
  • Proposes a new paradigm for health economics based on communitarian values and collective decision making
  • Shifts the discussion away from the economics of health care and looks more closely at the social determinants of health