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The mortality crisis in transitional economies / edited by Giovanni Andrea Cornia and Renato Paniccià.

Publication:
Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2000.
Format/Description:
Book
1 online resource (xxiv, 456 p.) : ill.
Series:
UNU/WIDER studies in development economics.
[UNU/WIDER studies in development economics] The mortality crisis in transitional economies
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Subjects:
Mortality -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Health -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern.
Life expectancy -- Europe, Eastern.
Mortality -- Russia (Federation).
Health -- Russia (Federation).
Life expectancy -- Russia (Federation).
Medical subjects:
Life Expectancy.
Mortality.
Socioeconomic Factors.
Vital Statistics.
Population Characteristics.
Sociology.
Data Collection.
Demography.
Social Sciences.
Health Care.
Epidemiologic Measurements.
Epidemiologic Methods.
Information Science.
Anthropology, Education, Sociology and Social Phenomena.
Public Health.
Investigative Techniques.
Analytical, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Techniques and Equipment.
Environment and Public Health.
Form/Genre:
Electronic books.
Language:
English
Summary:
The former Soviet bloc countries' transition to a market economy was accompanied by a sharp increase in mortality of some three million people from 1989-96. This analysis of that upsurge aims to contribute to policies to tackle the crisis.
Notes:
Bibliographic Level Mode of Issuance: Monograph
Description based on print version record.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contributor:
Paniccià, Renato Contributor
Cornia, Giovanni Andrea Contributor
United Nations University Content Provider
ISBN:
1-280-81945-6
OCLC:
1027138560