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Evaluating Japan's Health Care Reform of the 1990s and Its Efforts to Cope with Population Aging

In: Health Care Issues in the United States and Japan


  • Naohiro Yashiro
  • Reiko Suzuki
  • Wataru Suzuki


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  • Naohiro Yashiro & Reiko Suzuki & Wataru Suzuki, 2006. "Evaluating Japan's Health Care Reform of the 1990s and Its Efforts to Cope with Population Aging," NBER Chapters,in: Health Care Issues in the United States and Japan, pages 17-42 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  • Handle: RePEc:nbr:nberch:7358

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    1. Manning, Willard G, et al, 1987. "Health Insurance and the Demand for Medical Care: Evidence from a Randomized Experiment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 77(3), pages 251-277, June.
    2. Tokita, Tadahiko & Kumamoto, Hisao & Hosoya, Kei & Hayashi, Yukinari, 2002. "A Claim Data Analysis of Medical Fee Revision," Economic Review, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 53(3), pages 226-235, July.
    3. Tokita, Tadahiko & Izumida, Nobuyuki & Konno, Hiroki & Yamada, Takeshi & Yamamoto, Katsuya, 2000. "A Claim Data Analysis for Japanese Medical Demand and Supply," Economic Review, Hitotsubashi University, vol. 51(4), pages 289-300, January.
    4. Atsushi Yoshida & Shingo Takagi, 2002. "Effects of the Reform of the Social Medical Insurance System in Japan," The Japanese Economic Review, Japanese Economic Association, vol. 53(4), pages 444-465.
    5. Jayanta Bhattacharya & William B. Vogt & Aki Yoshikawa & Toshitaka Nakahara, 1996. "The Utilization of Outpatient Medical Services in Japan," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 31(2), pages 450-476.
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    1. Watanabe, Ryo & Hashimoto, Hideki, 2012. "Horizontal inequity in healthcare access under the universal coverage in Japan; 1986–2007," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 75(8), pages 1372-1378.

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