Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Adam Leive
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 01 March 2010
Keywords: Transition economies, Health care reform, public health expenditure, primary care, health systems, health insurance, public health, fee-for-service, National Government Expenditures and Health, Health: General
This paper exploits the staggered adoption of major concurrent health reforms in countries in Europe and Central Asia after 1990 to estimate their impact on public health expenditure, utilization, and avoidable dea...