xi, 172 pages : illustrations, maps ; 27 cm.
WBI development studies.
Formatted Contents Note
Introduction, context, and theory / William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw Design and implementation of social health insurance / William C. Hsiao Kenya: designing social health insurance / Andrew Fraker and William C. Hsiao Ghana: initiating social health insurance / Sreekanth Ramachandra and William C. Hsiao The Philippines: extending coverage beyond the formal sector / Matthew Jowett and William C. Hsiao Colombia: social health insurance with managed competition to improve health care delivery / Diana Pinto and William C. Hsiao Thailand: achieving universal coverage with social health insurance / Piya Hanvoravongchai and William C. Hsiao Lessons learned and policy implications / William C. Hsiao and R. Paul Shaw.
"Jointly sponsored by the World Bank Institute and Harvard University."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references.