Browsing Faculty of Medicine by Author "Mæstad, Ottar"
The decentralisation-centralisation dilemma: recruitment and distribution of health workers in remote districts of Tanzania Munga, Michael Aloyce; Songstad, Nils Gunnar; Blystad, Astrid; Mæstad, Ottar (BioMed Central, 2009-04-30)Background: The implementation of decentralisation reforms in the health sector of Tanzania started in the 1980s. These reforms were intended to relinquish substantial powers and resources to districts to improve the ...Journal articlePeer reviewed
Ottersen, Trygve; Mæstad, Ottar; Norheim, Ole Frithjof (BioMed Central, 2014-01-14)Background: Multiple principles are relevant in priority setting, two of which are often considered particularly important. According to the greater benefit principle, resources should be directed toward the intervention ...Journal article
Munga, Michael Aloyce; Mæstad, Ottar (BioMed Central, 2009-01-21)Background: The overall human resource shortages and the distributional inequalities in the health workforce in many developing countries are well acknowledged. However, little has been done to measure the degree of ...Journal articlePeer reviewed