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China's health care reform: A tentative assessment

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China has recently unveiled an ambitious new health-care reform plan, entailing a doubling of government health spending as well as a number of concrete reforms. While the details of the plan have not yet been completely announced, we offer a preliminary assessment of how well the reform is likely to achieve its stated goal of assuring every citizen equal access to affordable basic health care. The reform is based on three fundamental tenets: strong role of government in health, commitment to...

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Journal:
CHINA ECONOMIC REVIEW
Volume:
20
Issue:
4
Pages:
613-619
Publication date:
2009-12-05
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ISSN:
1043-951X
URN:
uuid:ccbf4434-b8ed-46f1-b169-5b9d8e5b31dc
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162523
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pubs:162523

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