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Health, Economic Crisis, and Austerity: A Comparison of Greece, Finland, and Iceland

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  • José A. Tapia Granados
  • Javier M. Rodriguez

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Reports have attributed a public health tragedy in Greece to the Great Recession and the subsequent application of austerity programs.

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  • José A. Tapia Granados & Javier M. Rodriguez, "undated". "Health, Economic Crisis, and Austerity: A Comparison of Greece, Finland, and Iceland," Mathematica Policy Research Reports 1cdbac6dc6c548e3877b7b180, Mathematica Policy Research.
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