Source: Waste Not, Want Not : The Efficiency of Health Expenditure in Emerging and Developing Economies
Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Francesco Grigoli , and Javier Kapsoli
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 28 August 2013
Keywords: Health expenditure, efficiency, emerging economies, developing economies, public health, health spending, public expenditure, public health spending, Health Production: Nutrition, Mortality
Public health spending is low in emerging and developing economies relative to advanced economies and health outputs and outcomes need to be substantially improved. Simply increasing public expenditure in the healt...