The World Trade Organization and Publicly Funded Healthcare in Canada
AbstractThe World Trade Organization (WTO) creates new challenges for the Canadian Healthcare system arguably one of the most "socialized" systems in the world today. In particular, the WTO's enhanced trade dispute resolution powers, enforceable with sanctions, may make Canadian healthcare vulnerable to coperate penetration particularly in the pharmaceutical and private health services delivery sectors.
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Bibliographic InfoPaper provided by University of British Columbia - Centre for Health Services and Policy Research. in its series Centre for Health Services and Policy Research with number 2001:9r.
Length: 15 pages
Date of creation: 2001
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Postal: The University of British Columbia. Health Policy Research Unit. 429-2194 Health Sciences Mall. Vancouver, BC. V6T 1Z3
HEALTH POLICY ; PHARMACEUTICAL INDUSTRY ; INTERNATIONAL TRADE;
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