Velandia Naranjo, Durfari and Restrepo Zea, Jairo Humberto and Rodríguez Acosta, Sandra (2002): Organismos reguladores del sistema de salud colombiano: Conformación, funcionamiento y resposabilidades. Published in: Borradores del CIE No. 1 (August 2002): pp. 1-24.
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Regulation is a way of intervention of the public sector, which uses its legitimate and coercive power to establish restrictions to agent’s activities who participate in the market and guarantee the efficient allocation of goods and services and social welfare. In Colombia, as an interesting international experience, the health care sector adopted a scheme of regulated competition in which three organisms with regulation functions participate; one of those is a committee of public choice and the other two are executive central branches. In this case, analyzing who, what and how is regulated, we find critical aspects trapped in the lack of long term strategic planning and some inherent elements to the committee structure which puts in doubt its autonomy and the search for social welfare in decision making. In this context, questions about how is the agent’s participation in the regulation can direct the taken measures, as well as issues that consider representativeness of the committee and the election mechanisms of their representatives.
|Item Type:||MPRA Paper|
|Institution:||Universidad de Antioquia. Centro de Investigaciones Economicas|
|Original Title:||Organismos reguladores del sistema de salud colombiano: Conformación, funcionamiento y resposabilidades|
|Keywords:||regulación; instituciones; elección pública; seguridad social; sistemas de salud; Regulations; institutions; public choice; social security and health care system|
|Subjects:||D - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D72 - Political Processes: Rent-Seeking, Lobbying, Elections, Legislatures, and Voting Behavior
L - Industrial Organization > L5 - Regulation and Industrial Policy > L51 - Economics of Regulation
I - Health, Education, and Welfare > I1 - Health > I18 - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
D - Microeconomics > D7 - Analysis of Collective Decision-Making > D78 - Positive Analysis of Policy-Making and Implementation
|Depositing User:||Laura Maria Posada Arboleda|
|Date Deposited:||17. Nov 2006|
|Last Modified:||12. Feb 2013 03:50|