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Velhos dilemas no provimento de bens e serviços de saúde: uma comparação dos casos canadense, inglês e americano [Old dilemmas in health care delivery: a comparison of the Canadian, English and American cases]


  • Mônica Viegas Andrade

    () (Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais - UFMG)

  • Marcos de Barros Lisboa

    (Fundação Getúlio Vargas - FGV)


This paper systematizes some aspects related to the consequences of the institutional health system in the financing and delivery of health care services. The analysis is based on empirical evidences from United States, Canada and United Kingdom. The focus of this work is on the analysis of the impacts of the incentives that result from the contracts established between health care market agents in the management efficiency of the health care services.

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  • Mônica Viegas Andrade & Marcos de Barros Lisboa, 2000. "Velhos dilemas no provimento de bens e serviços de saúde: uma comparação dos casos canadense, inglês e americano [Old dilemmas in health care delivery: a comparison of the Canadian, English and Americ," Nova Economia, Economics Department, Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais (Brazil), vol. 10(2), pages 73-116, December.
  • Handle: RePEc:nov:artigo:v:10:y:2000:i:2:p:73-116

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    health care system; moral hazard;

    JEL classification:

    • I10 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - General


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