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October 26, 2017
In many countries, it is difficult to raise taxes and therefore difficult to increase spending on health care. Nevertheless, many of the factors that...
October 18, 2017
In recent years, there has been tremendous progress in improving the treatment and prevention of diseases, resulting in millions of lives saved...
October 11, 2017
A new contribution from the Center for Global Development and the International Decision Support Initiative (iDSI)—What’s In, What’s Out: Designing...