This report, prepared by the staff of the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs and the Economic Policy Committee (Ageing Working Group), presents policy challenges for health care and long term care, and options on how to contain spending pressures through efficiency gains, in order to ensure fiscally sustainable access to good quality services for all.
Commission services (Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs), Economic Policy Committee (Ageing Working Group)
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Institutional Papers 37. October 2016. Brussels. PDF. 244; 484pp. Tab. Graph. Ann. Free.
ISBN 978-92-79-54349-4 (online)
ISSN 2443-8014 (online)
doi: 10.2765/680422 (online)
Volume 2 - Country Documents:
ISBN 978-92-79-62000-3 (online)
ISSN: 2443-8014 (online)
JEL classification: E61, E62, E66, F16, F32, F34, G21, G28, H1, H2, H5, H6, H7, H8
European Economy Institutional Papers are important reports analysing the economic situation and economic developments prepared by the European Commission's Directorate-General for Economic and Financial Affairs, which serve to underpin economic policy-making by the European Commission, the Council of the European Union and the European Parliament. Views expressed in unofficial documents do not necessarily represent the views of the European Commission.