Global doubts

July 2001
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;7/10/2001, Vol. 165 Issue 1, p5
Academic Journal
Editorial. Comments on the G8 Summit of world leaders in Genoa, Italy, and the concern that public goods will be lost as wealthy nations strive for globalization. Fundamental determinants of health which are examples of public goods, including a safe environment; View that debt reduction in poor countries is a step toward development; Implications of globalization in the health market.


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