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|Statement||prepared for the use of the Subcommittee on Economic Goals and Intergovernmental Policy of the Joint Economic Committee, Congress of the United States|
|Series||S. prt -- 98-198|
|Contributions||United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on Economic Goals and Intergovernmental Policy|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xii, 111 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||111|
Get this from a library! Estimating the effects of economic change on national health and social well-being: a study. [M Harvey Brenner; United States. Congress. Joint Economic Committee. Subcommittee on Economic Goals and Intergovernmental Policy.]. Impact of the Economy on Health Care Health Care Percentage of Economy. In a study, it was found that the total spending on health care rose to $ trillion or $ per person. In , the national health expenditure was $27 billion, this number rose to $ billion in just about two and a half decades in the year and % of the GDP. looks at the important links between health and economic es range over a variety of topics, from the Millennium Development Goals and their health-related tar-gets for to the economics of tobacco control. Several articles examine the impact of AIDS, while others look at debt and the intellectual property aspects of health care. 3 Examples of How Economics Affects Health and Health Care. Many important forces shaping health and health care have more to do with economics and social policy than with any particular medical treatment or procedure. Dartmouth Institute Professor and Economist Ellen Meara takes a closer look. 1.
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Social media permeates many aspects of our lives, including how we connect with others, where we get our news and how we spend our time. Yet, we know little about the economic effects for users. In , we ran a large field experiment with over individuals to document the value of Facebook to users and its causal effect on news, well-being and daily activities. Economic development is a continual process of opening new areas, spatially and sectorally, while closing others. Development projects in rural communities provide a timely and valuable laboratory in which to learn how the restructuring of advanced industrial societies affects local social structures. Social change can be a gradual unfolding of different ways of life or can imply a sudden, fundamental transformation of economic, social, and political institu-tions, as was the case in Eastern Europe after the end of the Cold War. Individuals perceive, experience, and handle effects of social change . The cotton gin: A game-changing social and economic invention Ma by Scott Bomboy On this day in , young inventor Eli Whitney had his U.S. patent for the cotton gin approved, an invention that would have a great impact on social and economic conditions that led .