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Non-market relationships in Health Care

Mackintosh, Maureen and Gilson, Lucy (2002). Non-market relationships in Health Care. In: Heyer, Judith; Stewart, Frances and Thorp, Rosemary eds. Group behaviour and development: is the market destroying co-operation? WIDER Studies in Development Economics. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press, pp. 253–270.

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About the book: Explores alternative modes of group behaviour, including power and control, cooperation, and monetary incentives.
Eleven case studies including community forest organizations in South Asia, sex workers in Calcutta, and the Coffee Federation in Colombia.
Argues that cooperative behaviour is essential for efficiency as well as equity.

Item Type: Book Section
ISBN: 0-19-925692-6, 978-0-19-925692-1
Extra Information: The chapter in question is Chapter 12.
Academic Unit/School: Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Social Sciences and Global Studies > Economics
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) > Social Sciences and Global Studies
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS)
Research Group: Innovation, Knowledge & Development research centre (IKD)
Institute for Innovation Generation in the Life Sciences (Innogen)
Item ID: 4317
Depositing User: Users 13 not found.
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2006
Last Modified: 06 Aug 2019 08:25
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