In brief: Competition in the public sector: good for the goose, good for the gander?
AbstractZack Cooper outlines evidence on the benefits of competition in healthcare - and the implications for the coalition government's NHS reform plans.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by Centre for Economic Performance, LSE in its series CentrePiece - The Magazine for Economic Performance with number 341.
Date of creation: Jun 2011
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hospital competition; market structure; prospective payment; incentive structure;
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