D W Light

Summary

Affiliation: Princeton University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Estimated research and development costs of rotavirus vaccines
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 10 Adams Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Vaccine 27:6627-33. 2009
  2. pmc Making practical markets for vaccines. Why I decided that the Center for Global Development Report, Making Markets for Vaccines, offers poor advice to government and foundation leaders
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey, United States of America
    PLoS Med 2:e271. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Is G8 putting profits before the world's poorest children?
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA corrected
    Lancet 370:297-8. 2007
  4. pmc Foreign free riders and the high price of US medicines
    Donald W Light
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 40E Laurel Road, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    BMJ 331:958-60. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Historical and comparative reflections on the U.S. national health insurance reforms
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Psychiatry and Social Behavior, Princeton, NJ, United States
    Soc Sci Med 72:129-32. 2011
  6. pmc Making the NHS more like Kaiser Permanente
    Donald Light
    Division of Social and Behavioural Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    BMJ 328:763-5. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Will the NHS strategic plan benefit patients?
    Donald W Light
    University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3BX
    BMJ 337:a824. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost containment and the backdraft of competition policies
    D W Light
    UMDNJ SOM, Department of Psychiatry, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Int J Health Serv 31:681-708. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Managed competition, governmentality and institutional response in the United Kingdom
    D W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1167-81. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative institutional response to economic policy managed competition and governmentality
    D W Light
    School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1151-66. 2001

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. doi request reprint Estimated research and development costs of rotavirus vaccines
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 10 Adams Drive, Princeton, NJ 08540, USA
    Vaccine 27:6627-33. 2009
    ..Better vaccines are a shared project between companies and public health agencies; greater transparency and consistency in reporting of R&D costs is needed so that fair prices can be established...
  2. pmc Making practical markets for vaccines. Why I decided that the Center for Global Development Report, Making Markets for Vaccines, offers poor advice to government and foundation leaders
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, New Jersey, United States of America
    PLoS Med 2:e271. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Is G8 putting profits before the world's poorest children?
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA corrected
    Lancet 370:297-8. 2007
  4. pmc Foreign free riders and the high price of US medicines
    Donald W Light
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, 40E Laurel Road, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    BMJ 331:958-60. 2005
  5. doi request reprint Historical and comparative reflections on the U.S. national health insurance reforms
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Psychiatry and Social Behavior, Princeton, NJ, United States
    Soc Sci Med 72:129-32. 2011
    ..Most interesting are forms of democratically run community health centres. Selected features of the reforms are highlighted...
  6. pmc Making the NHS more like Kaiser Permanente
    Donald Light
    Division of Social and Behavioural Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    BMJ 328:763-5. 2004
  7. doi request reprint Will the NHS strategic plan benefit patients?
    Donald W Light
    University of Liverpool, Liverpool L69 3BX
    BMJ 337:a824. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Cost containment and the backdraft of competition policies
    D W Light
    UMDNJ SOM, Department of Psychiatry, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Int J Health Serv 31:681-708. 2001
    ..Most nations that implemented competition policies experienced a political backdraft of protest from patients and providers that swept them out of office...
  9. ncbi request reprint Managed competition, governmentality and institutional response in the United Kingdom
    D W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1167-81. 2001
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  10. ncbi request reprint Comparative institutional response to economic policy managed competition and governmentality
    D W Light
    School of Osteopathic Medicine, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Soc Sci Med 52:1151-66. 2001
    ..Economic sociology has not to date been able to do much comparative research on institutional responses to economic policy; but this set of case studies and conceptual framework provide such an opportunity...
  11. ncbi request reprint Extraordinary claims require extraordinary evidence
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    J Health Econ 24:1030-3; discussion 1034-53. 2005
  12. ncbi request reprint Will lower drug prices jeopardize drug research? A policy fact sheet
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    Am J Bioeth 4:W1-4. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Future challenges for hospitals and health care: an international perspective on the NHS 50th anniversary
    D W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    World Hosp Health Serv 35:2-11. 1999
    ..A third section worries about recruitment, retention and the morale of health care staff, and a final section considers the options for funding health care in the next 25 years...
  14. ncbi request reprint No exit and the organization of voice in biotechnology and pharmaceuticals
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    J Health Polit Policy Law 28:473-507. 2003
    ..The essay concludes by urging more research on organized voice as a source of leadership and by outlining some important dimensions for researchers to consider...
  15. pmc Universal health care: lessons from the British experience
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford 08084, USA
    Am J Public Health 93:25-30. 2003
    ..As one of the basic models emulated worldwide, the NHS-in both its original form and its current restructuring-offers a number of relevant lessons for health reform in the United States...
  16. ncbi request reprint Ironies of success: a new history of the American health care "system"
    Donald W Light
    University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, USA
    J Health Soc Behav 45:1-24. 2004
    ..In this context, the papers of this special issue are then introduced...
  17. ncbi request reprint Sick system
    Donald W Light
    Center for Bioethics, University of Pennsylvania, USA
    Christ Century 120:9-10. 2003
  18. ncbi request reprint A conservative case for universal access to health care
    Paul Menzel
    Pacific Lutheran University, USA
    Hastings Cent Rep 36:36-45. 2006
    ..The key to fostering a new mindset among American conservatives is to show why universal access fulfills many of the basic values that all conservatives hold...
  19. ncbi request reprint What's so great about newness?
    Donald W Light
    Health Aff (Millwood) 26:1793; author reply 1793-4. 2007
  20. pmc NHS culture depends on enlightened leadership and aligned incentives
    Donald W Light
    J R Soc Med 101:219-20. 2008
  21. ncbi request reprint [The new physician's role--quality, openness and confidence]
    Donald W Light
    Legeforeningens forskningsinstitutt, Senter for helseadministrasjon, Universitetet i Oslo
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 123:1870-3. 2003