Series: Technical Notes and Manuals
Author(s): Eva Jenkner , and Adam Leive
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 20 September 2010
Keywords: health care spending, health reforms, cost containment, advanced economies, health care, health spending, health insurance, cost sharing, fee-for-service
This technical note analyzes the health care spending issues in advanced economies. Both public and total health spending have increased substantially in advanced countries. Total health spending increased by more...