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Title The economics of social capital and health : a conceptual and empirical roadmap / edited by Sherman Folland, Oakland University, USA, Lorenzo Rocco, University of Padova, Italy ; foreword by Richard M. Scheffler, University of California, Berkeley
Imprint New Jersey : World Scientific, 2014
book jacket
 人文社會聯圖  RA410.5 .E27 2014    AVAILABLE    30610020432076
Descript xiv, 220 p. : illustrations ; 24 cm
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Series World Scientific series in global healthcare economics and public policy, 2010-2089 ; volume 2
World Scientific series in global healthcare economics and public policy ; v. 2
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Introduction to the economics of social capital and health / Sherman Folland and Lorenzo Rocco -- What is social capital and how does it work to improve health? / Sherman Folland -- Investing in social capital / Sherman Folland, Kaarboe, and Islam -- Social capital : an economic perspective / LaPorte -- How social capital arises in populations / Sherman Folland and Iversen -- Measures of social capital / Richard Scheffler and Yumna Bahgat -- The empirics of social capital / Lorenzo Rocco and Elena Fumagalli -- Social capital and health in low- and middle-income countries / Jose Anchorena, Lucas Ronconi, and Sachiko Ozawa -- Social capital and smoking / Lorenzo Rocco and Beatrice d'Hombres -- Policy implications / Eline Aas
Subject Public Health -- economics
Community Networks -- economics
Health Promotion -- economics
Social Networking
Alt Author Folland, Sherman, editor
Rocco, Lorenzo, 1975- editor
Scheffler, Richard M
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