Publications

Selected Books

Reich MR, Takemi K, eds., Governing Health Systems: For Nations and Communities Around the World. Based on the 30th Anniversary Symposium of the Takemi Program in International Health. Brookline, MA: Bibliomotion, forthcoming in 2015.

Roberts MJ, Reich MR, Pharmaceutical Reform: A Guide to Improving Performance and Equity. Washington, DC: World Bank, 2011. [Download PDF]

Frost LJ, Reich MR, Access: How Do Good Health Technologies Get to Poor People in Poor Countries? Cambridge: Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, distributed by Harvard University Press, 2008. [Download PDF]

Roberts MJ, Hsiao W, Berman P, Reich MR, Getting Health Reform Right. New York: Oxford University Press, 2004.

Reich MR, ed., Public-Private Partnerships for Public Health. Cambridge: Harvard Center for Population and Development Studies, distributed by Harvard University Press, 2002. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, ed., An Assessment of U.S. Pharmaceutical Donations: Players, Processes, and Products. Boston, MA: Harvard School of Public Health, 1999. [Download PDF]

Huddle N, Reich MR, Island of Dreams: Environmental Crisis in Japan. New York: Autumn Press, 1975. Republished in 1987 by Schenkman Books (Rochester, VT) with a new introduction.

Selected Articles

Reich MR, Balarajan Y, “Political Economy Analysis for Nutrition Policy,” Lancet Global Health, published online Nov 18, 2014 [Click here].

Fox A, Reich MR, “The Politics of Universal Health Coverage in Low and Middle Income Countries: A Framework for Evaluation and Action,” Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, 2014, in press.

Kang M, Reich MR, “Between Credit Claiming and Blame Avoidance: The Changing Politics of Priority-Setting for Korea’s National Health Insurance System,” Health Policy 115: 9-17, 2014.

Fox A, Balarajan Y, Cheng C, Reich MR, “Measuring Political Commitment and Opportunities to Advance Food and Nutrition Security: Piloting a Rapid Assessment Tool,” Health Policy and Planning, published online June 5, 2014 [Click here].

Bump JB, Reich MR, Johnson AM, “Diarrhoeal Diseases and the Global Health Agenda: Measuring and Changing Priority,” Health Policy and Planning 28(8): 799-808, 2013. [Download PDF]

Fox AM, Reich MR, “Political Economy of Reform.” In: AS Preker et al, eds., Scaling Up Affordable Health Insurance: Staying the Course. Washington, DC: The World Bank, 2013. [Download PDF]

Bump JB, Reich MR, “Political Economy Analysis for Tobacco Control in Low- and Middle-Income Countries,” Health Policy and Planning 28(2): 123-133, 2012. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, Ikegami N, Shibuya K, Takemi K, “50 Years of Pursuing a Healthy Society in Japan,” Lancet, published on line August 30, 2011. [Download PDF] For the Lancet‘s special issue on Japan, click here for English and here for Japanese.

Shibuya K, Hashimoto H, Ikegami N, Nishi A, Tanimotot T, Miyata H, Takemi K, Reich MR, “Future of Japan’s System of Good Health at Low Cost with Equity: Beyond Universal Coverage,” Lancet, published on line August 30, 2011. [Download PDF]

Frost LJ, Reich MR, “Creating Access to Health Technologies in Poor Countries,” Health Affairs 28:962-973, 2009.

Reich MR, Takemi K, “G8 and Strengthening of Health Systems: Follow-Up to the Toyako G8 Summit,” The Lancet 373:508-515, 2009. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, Takemi K, Roberts MJ, Hsiao WC, “Global Action on Health Systems: A Proposal for the Toyako G8 Summit,” The Lancet 371:865-869, 2008. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, “The Politics of Reforming Health Policies,” Promotion & Education 9(4):138-142, 2002. [Download PDF]

Roberts MJ, Reich MR, “Ethical Analysis in Public Health,” The Lancet 359:1055-1059, 2002. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, “Reshaping the State From Above, From Within, From Below: Implications for Public Health,” Social Science & Medicine 54:1669-1675, 2002. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, “One Foot Sleeping,” Harvard Public Health Review summer:16-25, 2002. [Download PDF]

Nantulya VM, Reich MR “The Neglected Epidemic: Road Traffic Injuries in Developing Countries,” BMJ 324:1139-1141, 2002. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, “The Global Drug Gap,” Science 287:1979-1981, 2000. [Download PDF]

Goto A, Reich MR, Aitken I, “Oral Contraceptives and Women’s Health in Japan,” Journal of the American Medical Association, 1999, 282(2):2173-2177. [Download PDF]

Glassman A, Reich MR, Laserson K, Rojas F, “Political Analysis of Health Reform in the Dominican Republic,” Health Policy and Planning 14(2):115-126, 1999. [Download PDF]

Reich MR, “The Political Economy of Health Transitions in the Third World,” in Chen LC et al., eds., Health and Social Change in International Perspective, Boston: Harvard School of Public Health, 1994, pp. 413-451. [Download PDF]