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Author Hsiao, William C.

Title Social health insurance for developing nations [electronic resource] / William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw, with contributions by Andrew Fraker ... [et al.].

Imprint Washington, D.C. : World Bank, c2007.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description xi, 172 p. : ill., maps.
Series WBI development studies
WBI development studies.
Note "Jointly sponsored by the World Bank Institute and Harvard University."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Introduction, context, and theory / William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw -- Design and implementation of social health insurance / William C. Hsiao -- Kenya: designing social health insurance / Andrew Fraker and William C. Hsiao -- Ghana: initiating social health insurance / Sreekanth Ramachandra and William C. Hsiao -- The Philippines: extending coverage beyond the formal sector / Matthew Jowett and William C. Hsiao -- Colombia: social health insurance with managed competition to improve health care delivery / Diana Pinto and William C. Hsiao -- Thailand: achieving universal coverage with social health insurance / Piya Hanvoravongchai and William C. Hsiao -- Lessons learned and policy implications / William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject Health insurance -- Developing countries.
Social security -- Developing countries.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Shaw, R. Paul.
Fraker, Andrew.
World Bank.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780821369494 (pbk.)
0821369490 (pbk.)

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