Δαπάνες στο χώρο της υγείας, σύγκριση δημόσιων και ιδιωτικών νοσοκομείων. = Expenditures on health, comparison of public and private hospitals.
The total expenditure on health includes final consumption of health goods and services plus capital investment in health infrastructure. They include expenditure from both public and private sources (including households) for medical products and services, public health and prevention structures and their management areas. In this study, the extent to which they affect total public health expenditures, private health expenditure, the density of doctors, hospital beds, the density of nurses and doctors visits. For this purpose, use statistics seven countries of Australia, Austria, Canada, Finland, France, Japan and the UK in the long term of 35 years from 1975 to 2010. The econometric model used for deriving the results is the regression analysis with Panel Estimation, method was the most appropriate given the presence of both longitudinal and cross section data.