Health amid a financial crisis: a complex diagnosis

Bull World Health Organ. 2009 Jan;87(1):4-5. doi: 10.2471/blt.09.010109.


The global financial crisis could have profound implications for the health spending plans of national governments. Unless countries have safety nets in place, the poor and vulnerable will be the first to suffer. Jane Parry and Gary Humphreys report.

Publication types

  • News

MeSH terms

  • Global Health*
  • Healthcare Disparities / economics*
  • Poverty