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Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health$
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Clare Bambra

Print publication date: 2011

Print ISBN-13: 9780199588299

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: January 2012

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588299.001.0001

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Work, Worklessness, and the Political Economy of Health
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Clare Bambra

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199588299.003.0008

This concluding chapter summarizes the evidence on health inequalities presented in the previous chapters, and then develops a model of the political economy of health inequalities to show how different types of public policy interventions can mitigate health inequalities. It applies the model to the case of work and worklessness, and argues that politics matter in the aetiology of health inequalities.

Keywords:   health inequalities, political economy, public policy, work, worklessness, politics

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