This book is the first comprehensive assessment of the mortality crisis in transitional economies. Contributions by demographers, economists, sociologists, epidemiologists, and health experts provide a rigorous analysis of the upsurge in mortality rates, with the aim of contributing to the launch of vigorous policies to tackle the crisis.

The Mortality Crisis in Transitional Economies 2000, OUP Oxford, Oxford, England

ISBN-13: 9780198297413