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Title: Investment in health: social and economic returns
Authors: Pan American Health Organization
Issue Date: 2001
Publisher: Pan American Health Organization
Washington, D.C
Language: English
Abstract: [From Introduction]: This publication brings together the final reports from three research projects that explored how investments in health affected economic growth, household productivity, and poverty alleviation in Latin America and the Caribbean. The projects were carried out in 1998 and 1999, and came about through the coordinated efforts of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB), the United Nations Development Program (UNDP), the United Nations Economic Commission for Latin America and the Caribbean (ECLAC), and the World Bank.
Keywords: Economía de la Salud
Desarrollo Humano
Equidad, Salud y Desarrollo Humano
Condiciones Sociales
Desarrollo Sostenible
Equity, Health and Human Development
Equidade, Saúde e Desenvolvimento Humano
ISBN: 92 75 11582 6
Appears in Collections:Scientific and Technical Publications / Publicaciones Científicas y Técnicas

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