This page is part of the Health Economics education site, led by the Institute of Health & Society at Newcastle University.

Readings for Equity

Text books:

Bishai D, Anand S, Peter F, Sen A. Review of Public Health, Ethics, and Equity. Economic Development and Cultural Change 2007; 55(4):852-856.

Dolan P, Olsen JA. Distributing health care. Oxford; New York: Oxford University Press; 2002.

Donaldson C, Gerard K. Economics of health care financing : the visible hand. 2nd ed. Basingstoke, Hampshire [u.a.]: Palgrave Macmillan; 2005.

Doorslaer E, Wagstaff A, Rutten. Equity in the finance and delivery of health care: an international perspective. 1993. Oxford University Press, Oxford.

Fuchs VR. Who shall live? health, economics, and social choice.  2008. Princeton, N.J.,

Hollingsworth B, Peacock SJ. Efficiency measurement in health and healthcare. Routledge; 2008.

Jones AM. The Elgar companion to health economics. Cheltenham, UK; Northampton, MA: Edward Elgar; 2006.


Health Economics education

Led by Newcastle University