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The political economy of health services provision and access in Brazil

Andrew Sunil Rajkumar

The political economy of health services provision and access in Brazil

by Andrew Sunil Rajkumar

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Published by World Bank in [Washington, D.C .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Brazil.
    • Subjects:
    • Public health -- Brazil.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAndrew Sunil Rajkumar, Maureen L. Cropper, and Ahmed Mushfiq Mobarak.
      SeriesPolicy research working paper ;, 3508, Policy research working papers (Online) ;, 3508.
      ContributionsCropper, Maureen L., World Bank.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHG3881.5.W57
      The Physical Object
      FormatElectronic resource
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3476863M
      LC Control Number2005616425

      Page 1 of 34 AN OVERVIEW OF THE POLITICAL ECONOMY OF SOUTH AFRICA. A paper for presentation to a workshop at the Grenoble Ecole de Management, Grenoble, France. March By Kim Coetzee1, Roz Daniel2 and Sean Woolfrey3 writing in their personal capacities. 1 Energy Research Centre, University of Cape Town, South Africa 2. The book is divided into two parts: the first reviews theoretical and conceptual issues such as the political economy of water services, financing, the interfaces between water and sanitation services and public health, and the systemic conditions that influence the provision of these services, including the diversity of organizational and.

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