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Hospital competition is good for patients, and for efficiency

Cooper, Zack (2010) Hospital competition is good for patients, and for efficiency. British Politics and Policy at LSE (12 Jul 2010). Blog Entry.

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The coalition government has taken great pains to assure the public that the NHS budget will be ‘ring-fenced’, and thus not subject to the cuts of 20 to 40 per cent forecast for other Whitehall departments. At the same time, the NHS still faces (another) restructuring and the need to make significant savings. Zack Cooper considers how recent LSE Health research shows ways forward for the NHS to do more with less in the coming years.

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Subjects: H Social Sciences > HC Economic History and Conditions
H Social Sciences > HJ Public Finance
J Political Science > JA Political science (General)
R Medicine > RA Public aspects of medicine
Sets: Collections > British Politics and Policy at LSE
Collections > Economists Online
Research centres and groups > LSE Health
Date Deposited: 12 Dec 2011 12:32
Last Modified: 12 Dec 2011 14:26

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