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Health sector reforms in sub-Saharan Africa: lessons of the last 10 years

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  • Gilson, Lucy & Mills, Anne, 1995. "Health sector reforms in sub-Saharan Africa: lessons of the last 10 years," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 32(1-3), pages 215-243.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:32:y:1995:i:1-3:p:215-243
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