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Long-term care reforms in OECD countries by Cristiano Gori,Jose-Luis Fernandez

By Cristiano Gori,Jose-Luis Fernandez

With contributions from a number specialists throughout OECD nations, this ebook examines alterations in long term care structures all through these nations, discussing and evaluating key adjustments in nationwide rules and interpreting the most successes and screw ups of modern reforms.

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