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Why health equity?

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  • Amartya Sen

    (Trinity College, Cambridge, UK)

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Article provided by John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. in its journal Health Economics.

Volume (Year): 11 (2002)
Issue (Month): 8 ()
Pages: 659-666

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Handle: RePEc:wly:hlthec:v:11:y:2002:i:8:p:659-666

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  2. Ahmet Kara, 2013. "A low quality–high cost–low satisfaction trap in public health care: a model and an efficiency-quality-welfare improving stochastic resolution," Quality & Quantity: International Journal of Methodology, Springer, Springer, vol. 47(4), pages 2081-2093, June.
  3. Ottersen, Trygve & Mbilinyi, Deogratius & Maestad, Ottar & Norheim, Ole Frithjof, 2008. "Distribution matters: Equity considerations among health planners in Tanzania," Health Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 85(2), pages 218-227, February.
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  8. Adam Oliver, 2005. "The English National Health Service: 1979-2005," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 14(S1), pages S75-S99.
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  11. Martin, Marie-Claude, 2008. "Individual and Collective Resources and Health in Morocco," Working Paper Series, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER) RP2008/21, World Institute for Development Economic Research (UNU-WIDER).
  12. Carrieri, V.; & Wuebker, A.;, 2012. "Assessing inequalities in preventive care use in Europe: A special case of health-care inequalities?," Health, Econometrics and Data Group (HEDG) Working Papers, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York 12/25, HEDG, c/o Department of Economics, University of York.
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  15. Majo, Maria Cristina & van Soest, Arthur, 2012. "Income and health care utilization among the 50+ in Europe and the US," Applied Econometrics, Publishing House "SINERGIA PRESS", Publishing House "SINERGIA PRESS", vol. 28(4), pages 3-22.
  16. Ben Crow & Nichole Zlatunich & Brian Fulfrost, 2009. "Mapping global inequalities: Beyond income inequality to multi-dimensional inequalities," Journal of International Development, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 21(8), pages 1051-1065.
  17. Florence Jusot & Sabine Mage & Marta Menendez, 2014. "Inequality of Opportunity in Health in Indonesia," Working Papers, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation) DT/2014/06, DIAL (Développement, Institutions et Mondialisation).
  18. Stolk, Elly A. & Pickee, Stefan J. & Ament, Andre H.J.A. & Busschbach, Jan J.V., 2005. "Equity in health care prioritisation: An empirical inquiry into social value," Health Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 74(3), pages 343-355, November.
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  20. Sun, Jiawei & Ma, Chao & Song, Ze & Gu, Hai, 2013. "Inequality of Opportunity in Health Care in China: Suggestion on the Construction of the Urban-Rural Integrated Medical Insurance System," MPRA Paper 49389, University Library of Munich, Germany.
  21. Pedro Rosa Dias & Andrew M. Jones, 2007. "Giving equality of opportunity a fair innings," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 16(2), pages 109-112.

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