Graduate studies at Western
Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 27 (1):13-34 (2006)
|Abstract||The analysis of the impact of economic globalisation on health depends on how it is defined and should consider how it shapes both health and health policies. I first discuss the ways in which economic globalisation can and has been defined and then why it is important to analyse its impact both in terms of health and health policies. I then explore the ways in which economic globalisation influences health and health policies and how this relates to equity, social justice, and the role of values and social rights in societies. Finally, I argue that the process of economic globalisation provides a common challenge for all health systems across the globe and requires a broader debate on values, accountability, and policy approaches.|
|Keywords||economic policy ethics globalisation health health policy international organisations trade|
|Categories||categorize this paper)|
|Through your library||Configure|
Similar books and articles
Dan W. Brock (2000). Broadening the Bioethics Agenda. Kennedy Institute of Ethics Journal 10 (1):21-38.
Salahaddin Mahmudi-Azer (2006). Arms Trade and its Impact on Global Health. Theoretical Medicine and Bioethics 27 (1):81-93.
Ashley M. Fox & Benjamin Mason Meier (2009). Health as Freedom: Addressing Social Determinants of Global Health Inequities Through the Human Right to Development. Bioethics 23 (2):112-122.
F. O. X. M. & BENJAMIN MASON MEIER (2009). Health as Freedom: Addressing Social Determinants of Global Health Inequities Through the Human Right to Development. Bioethics 23 (2):112-122.
Laura Anderko (2010). Achieving Health Equity on a Global Scale Through a Community-Based, Public Health Framework for Action. Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics 38 (3):486-489.
Gorik Ooms & Rachel Hammonds (2008). Correcting Globalisation in Health: Transnational Entitlements Versus the Ethical Imperative of Reducing Aid-Dependency. Public Health Ethics 1 (2):154-170.
Nikola Biller-Andorno, Reidar K. Lie & Ruud Ter Meulen (2002). Evidence-Based Medicine as an Instrument for Rational Health Policy. Health Care Analysis 10 (3):261-275.
Audrey R. Chapman (2009). Globalization, Human Rights, and the Social Determinants of Health. Bioethics 23 (2):97-111.
Andrew Gunstone (2008). Reconciliation and Australian Indigenous Health in the 1990s: A Failure of Public Policy. [REVIEW] Journal of Bioethical Inquiry 5 (4):251-263.
Meri Koivusalo (2010). Common Health Policy Interests and the Shaping of Global Pharmaceutical Policies. Ethics and International Affairs 24 (4):395-414.
Added to index2009-01-28
Total downloads6 ( #155,249 of 752,392 )
Recent downloads (6 months)0
How can I increase my downloads?