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On decomposing the causes of health sector inequalities with an application to malnutrition inequalities in Vietnam (English)

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The authors propose a method for decomposing inequalities in the health sector into their causes, by coupling the concentration index with a regression framework. They also show how changes in inequality over time, and differences across countries, can... See More +

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  • Wagstaff, Adam; Van Doorslaer, Eddy; Watanabe, Naoko;
  • 2001/11/30
  • Policy Research Working Paper
  • WPS2714
  • 1
  • 1
  • Vietnam
  • East Asia and Pacific
  • 2001/12/17
  • On decomposing the causes of health sector inequalities with an application to malnutrition inequalities in Vietnam
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