Organ donation in Israel

from Market Design at http://bit.ly/2uXi3za on August 21, 2017 at 08:10AM The Israeli Ministry of Health has a number of interesting web pages concerning organ transplantation. Here is the one on the compensation of living donors for related expenses:Compensating Live Organ Donors The compensation is given to donors when the donation and transplant surgery is […]

Does unemployment aggravate suicide rates in South Africa? Some empirical evidence

from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2wuwgDd on August 20, 2017 at 08:15PM Our study investigates the cointegration relationship between suicides and unemployment in South Africa using annual data collected between 1996 and 2015 applied to the ARDL model. Furthermore, our empirical analysis is gender and age specific in the sense that the suicide data is disintegrated […]

Dietary pattern, socioeconomic status and child health outcomes in Ghana: application of multilevel analysis

from Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2v4m28Z on August 20, 2017 at 08:15PM Introduction – Child welfare, especially issues bordering on child health, continues to be one of the core issues of development. Over the years, appreciable progress has been made, but the levels are still not good enough. Objective – This paper investigates the effects of […]