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Global patterns of income and health

Angus Deaton

Global patterns of income and health

facts, interpretations, and policies

by Angus Deaton

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Published by National Bureau of Economic Research in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Life expectancy -- Economic aspects -- Developing countries -- Mathematical models,
  • Income -- Health aspects -- Developing countries -- Mathematical models

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAngus Deaton.
    SeriesNBER working paper series -- no. 12735., Working paper series (National Bureau of Economic Research) -- working paper no. 12735.
    ContributionsNational Bureau of Economic Research.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination38 p. :
    Number of Pages38
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17631832M
    OCLC/WorldCa77009343

      Evolution and patterns of global health financing development assistance for health, and government, prepaid private, and out-of-pocket health spending in countries.   Availability of national income per capita strongly influences health expenditure. The correlation is straightforward with a secular trend visible in long time horizons in most world regions. We applied historical lists of WB income classification to reveal patterns in global health by:

      Global Health. Global health is an important component of The People's Republic of China's foreign policy, and the selection of counterparts for schistosomiasis control will be based on requests from other countries for schistosomiasis control and decisions by The People's Republic of China's Health and Family Planning Commission, Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and Ministry of Finance. The U.S. government has also prioritized global health within its development programs through its Global Health Initiative (GHI). GHI looks to increase the impact of global health investments and achieve sustainable health outcomes. At the same time, the U.S. government is not alone in File Size: 5MB.

    This chapter begins with a brief history of the work on burden of disease, including a discussion of the nature and origins of the disability-adjusted life year (DALY) as a measure of disease burden. Next it discusses applications of burden of disease analysis to the formulation of health policy. The chapter then summarizes the methods and findings of the GBD study, reported in more Cited by: The increase in prosperity—and decrease of poverty—is substantial. The income cut-off of the poorest 10% has increased from international-$ to international-% and the median income has almost doubled from 1, international-$ to 2, Global mean income in is 5, international-$. The global income distribution in Cited by: 1.


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That low incomes are a primary cause of ill-health is plausible enough. Global Patterns of Income and Health: Facts, Interpretations, and Policies Angus Deaton. NBER Working Paper No. Issued in December NBER Program(s):Program on the Economics of Aging, Economic Fluctuations and Growth Program, Health Care Program People in poor countries live shorter lives than people in rich countries so that, if we scale income by some index of health, there is more.

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correlations between income and health should affect the way that we think about the level and distribution of global wellbeing. They also need to be understood if we are to be effective in reducing global deprivation in either income or health.

This paper assembles basic facts about global patterns of health and income, about the. Angus Deaton, "Global patterns of income and health: facts, interpretations, and policies," Working Pap Princeton University, Woodrow Wilson School of Public and International Affairs, Center for Health and : RePEc:pri:cheawb Get this from a library.

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Lancet. Cited by: Global patterns of poverty do not look like they did twenty years ago. Many developing countries have been able to raise their average per-capita income over the last two decades; 18 have even trespassed the highly noticed – though arbitrary – ceiling differentiating between ‘low income’ and ‘middle income countries’ (LICs and MICs).

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On the plus side, feminist activists and. Human resources to provide and manage public health and clinical services are crucial to developing and sustaining national and global health systems. High-income countries are replete with highly trained and motivated personnel, but face issues such as increasing costs of care for aging populations and using new categories of health workers.

Changing global patterns of poverty The global poverty landscape is changing dramatically. In recent years, many developing countries have made great progress catching up with the developed world in terms of per-capita income. On an aggregate level, this develop-ment has led to considerable poverty reductions and in.

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