Priority Setting on the Path to UHC: Time for Stronger Institutions and Stronger Health Systems: Response to Recent Commentaries

Document Type: Correspondence

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Department of Global Public Health and Primary Care, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway

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In response to my editorial,1 I received to my surprise four thoughtful, critical, enthusiastic, and constructive comments and reflections. My original aim was modestly to suggest a Theory of Change (ToC) for translating economic evidence, from the Disease Control Priorities projects and similar sources, to better priority setting within countries... (Read more...)

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