Reforming the health sector in developing countries: the central role of policy analysis.

@article{Walt1994ReformingTH,
  title={Reforming the health sector in developing countries: the central role of policy analysis.},
  author={G. Walt and L. Gilson},
  journal={Health policy and planning},
  year={1994},
  volume={9 4},
  pages={
          353-70
        }
}
  • G. Walt, L. Gilson
  • Published 1994
  • Political Science, Medicine
  • Health policy and planning
Policy analysis is an established discipline in the industrialized world, yet its application to developing countries has been limited. The health sector in particular appears to have been neglected. This is surprising because there is a well recognized crisis in health systems, and prescriptions abound of what health policy reforms countries should introduce. However, little attention has been paid to how countries should carry out reforms, much less who is likely to favour or resist such… Expand

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