Accessible and edited by authors based at a top institution, this book provides readers with an excellent summary in an easy-to-read style of this burgeoning field of research. In this volume Bennett, Gilson and Mills have gathered together essays written by academics and experts in the fields of health policy and economic development, each underscoring the need for political commitment to meet the needs of the poor and the development of strategies to build this commitment.
Mills, A.; Bennett, S.; Gilson, L. Health, Economic Development and Household Poverty: from understanding to action. Routledge, London, UK (2007) 304 pp. ISBN 978-0-415-49374-1, 978-0-415-34428-9, 978-0-203-02357-0