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A review of evidence regarding parallel systems of public and private finance /

2014

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"Debate about the impact of parallel private health care insurance persists in Canada. This paper reviews evidence regarding a number of issues central to the overall assessment of parallel finance, including the operation of markets for parallel private finance, the ways that parallel private finance can affect the performance of the public health care system, and parallel private finance's implication for the ability of citizens to access care"--Page [2].

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