5195.0 Trade Policy, Health, Economics and Justice

Wednesday, October 29, 2008: 12:30 PM
The purpose of the presentations in this session is to examine, from the perspective of justice, economic theory, and trade policy, the association between trade policy and health.
Session Objectives: By the end of this session participants will be able to: 1. Discuss how corporate operations, trade policies and economic theories influence health status, the environment and access to medicines. 2. Identify arguments for and against the role and any benefits of corporate social responsibility.

1:00 PM
Economic Liberalization and the Postcommunist Mortality Crisis
David Stuckler, MPH, Lawrence King, PhD and Martin Mckee

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Organized by: Trade & Health Forum
Endorsed by: Environment, Ethics SPIG, Medical Care, Occupational Health and Safety, Socialist Caucus

CE Credits: CME, Health Education (CHES), Nursing

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