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Social and health policies in OECD countries

David W. Kalisch

Social and health policies in OECD countries

a survey of current programmes and recent developments

by David W. Kalisch

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Published by Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development in Paris, France .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social policy -- OECD countries.,
  • Medical policy -- OECD countries.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementDavid W. Kalisch, Tetsuya Aman and Libbie A. Buchele.
    SeriesOECD working papers -- Vol. VI, no 53, Labour market and social policy occasional papers -- no. 33, OECD working papers -- no. 33., OECD working papers -- v. 6, no. 53.
    ContributionsAman, Tetsuya., Buchele, Libbie A., Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development. Directorate for Education, Employment, Labour, and Social Affairs
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p. ;
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22301775M

      This is the first comparative analysis of the role and performance of private health insurance (PHI) in OECD countries. The book reviews PHI markets and identifies policy issues arising from their interdependence with public health coverage : Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development OECD. The study by Kangas and Palme () shows that even in the OECD countries, social policies matter. The extent of general reduction in poverty and the dampening of the poverty cycles are important.

    T. Ferrarini, O. Sjöberg. Social policy and health: transition countries in a comparative perspective Int J Soc Welfare ••: ••–••© The Author(s), Journal compilation. This is the first project in the OECD Health Division devoted to the area of drug policy, particularly, including illicit substances. In particular, this report builds on the OECDs long-standing.

    Social Assistance in OECD Countries Volume!: Synthesis Report A study carried out on behalf of the Department of Social Security and the OECD by the Social Policy Research Unit Tony Eardley Jonathan Bradshaw John Ditch Ian Gough Peter Whiteford London: HMSO. Health costs School and child-care costs File Size: 1MB. In some countries, policy suggestions may already be in place; in others, they may have less relevance owing to specific social, economic and educational structures and traditions. Policy options rather distil potentially useful ideas and lessons from the experiences of countries that have been searching for ways to improve their education system.


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