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'Circular migration' and the potential to improve health outcomes


  • Andrew Lawrence


The UK has the potential to strengthen and stabilise longer-term staffing for the National Health Service while observing and building on its commitments to recruit ethically, in ways that would not adversely affect health outcomes in the sending countries. However, to do so requires a new approach, explains Andrew Lawrence. Copyright (c) 2010 The Author. Journal compilation (c) 2010 ippr.

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  • Andrew Lawrence, 2010. "'Circular migration' and the potential to improve health outcomes," Public Policy Review, Institute for Public Policy Research, vol. 17(1), pages 49-54.
  • Handle: RePEc:bla:ppolre:v:17:y:2010:i:1:p:49-54

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