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Ecological Subjects, ‘Ethical Place-making’ and Global Health Equity

Lisa Eckenwiler

in Health Inequalities and Global Justice

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780748646920
eISBN:
9780748676682
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Edinburgh University Press
DOI:
10.3366/edinburgh/9780748646920.003.0004
Subject:
Political Science, International Relations and Politics

In this chapter I begin by asking what research on social determinants of health suggests for the specific ideals toward which we should aspire in addressing global health inequities. I consider a ... More


Disease Eradication in the 21st Century: Implications for Global Health

Stephen L. Cochi and Walter R. Dowdle (eds)

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262016735
eISBN:
9780262304207
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262016735.001.0001
Subject:
Biology, Disease Ecology / Epidemiology

Disease eradication represents the ultimate in global equity and the definitive outcome of good public health practice. Thirty years ago, the elimination of smallpox defined disease eradication as a ... More


Japan's Bubble, Deflation, and Long-term Stagnation

Koichi Hamada, Anil K Kashyap, and David E. Weinstein (eds)

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
August 2013
ISBN:
9780262014892
eISBN:
9780262289467
Item type:
book
Publisher:
The MIT Press
DOI:
10.7551/mitpress/9780262014892.001.0001
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Econometrics

Japan’s economic bubble burst in the early 1990s, and the country entered its famous “lost decade”—a period of stagnation and economic disruption that persisted until 2003. The current declines in ... More


The Dot-Com Bubble, the Bush Deficits, and the U.S. Current Account

Aart Kraay and Jaume Ventura

in G7 Current Account Imbalances: Sustainability and Adjustment

Published in print:
2007
Published Online:
February 2013
ISBN:
9780226107264
eISBN:
9780226107288
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226107288.003.0012
Subject:
Economics and Finance, Financial Economics

This chapter reports a novel theoretical model that connects present international imbalances and the bursting of the global equity bubble in 2000. Budget deficits constitute a welfare-improving ... More


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