The role of for-profit hospitals in medical expenditures: Evidence from aggregate data in China

The health care delivery system in China, which is dominated by state hospitals, is being increasingly challenged by public concerns: it is too expensive and too inaccessible, a complaint commonly phrased as “ kai bin nan, kan bin gui” in Chinese. As the penetration of for-profit hospitals has gradu...

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Volume: 20
Main Author: Liu, Gordon G
Li, Lin
Hou, Xiaohui
Xu, Judy
Hyslop, Daniel
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: NEW YORK Elsevier Inc 2009
ELSEVIER SCIENCE INC
Elsevier
published in: China economic review Vol. 20; no. 4; pp. 625 - 633
Data of publication: 2009
ISSN: 1043-951X
1873-7781
EISSN: 1873-7781
Discipline: Economics
Bibliography: China
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Series: China Economic Review
Subjects:
I11
I18
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Open Knowledge Repository
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