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Sharon Friel, Director, School of Regulation and Global Governance (RegNet) and Professor of Health Equity, ANU, Australian National University Inequities in wealth and income are one of the biggest social, economic and political challenges of our time. It’s important to address these inequities for three key reasons; economic cost, social...

Nearly 100 health economists from across the United States signed a pledge urging U.S. presidential candidates to make chronic disease a policy priority. The pledge calls upon the candidates to reset the national healthcare agenda to better address chronic disease, which causes seven out of 10 deaths in America and...

Karen Willis, Associate Dean, Faculty of Health Sciences, Australian Catholic University People may be prepared to pay for private care if they think they will get a higher quality of care and not have to wait. But it’s a challenge to find useful information about hospital options....