Annotation This volume views community-based microinsurance as an incremental first step to improved financial protection and better access to health services for the poor. While community-based financing can be structured in various ways, this volume focuses on reinsurance as a mechanism for improving micro-level health insurance units. It outlines strategies and policies that can be applied by countries and donors to improve access to health care services.CONCLUSIONS The sequence of actuarial-economic-political criteria has moved the debate about the limits of insurability away from a single, objective, technical definition. ... elementary criteria are multiple and often gradual rather than binary (yes/no); second, information is incomplete or ... The analysis has attempted to demonstrate reasons and means by which the state might, in effect, reverse theanbsp;...
|Author||:||David M. Dror, Alexander S. Preker|
|Publisher||:||World Bank Publications - 2002-01-01|