Financement de la santé: le rôle des assurances privées et publiques par J. François Outreville

The health care sector is of growing importance in most of the economies and costs pressures associated with an ageing population and the rapid development of innovations and new technologies have opened the debate for the privatization of health care markets and services. The existing role of the insurance schemes in many countries creates market segmentation and a non-competitive environment. Taking into account the participants in the market: (a) the health care providers, (b) the insured patients, and (c) the insurance schemes financing all or part of health care, the purpose of this paper is to examine the role of private insurance schemes in the functioning of the market.
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