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The introduction of sickness insurance in Spain in the first decades of the Franco dictatorship (1939-1962)
[Abstract:]Using new statistical data on financing, coverage and economic and health care provisions, this article analyses how sickness insurance was introduced, managed and extended in Spain, under the Franco dictatorship, ...
Labour repression and social justice in Franco’s Spain: the political objectives of compulsory sickness insurance, 1942-1957
(Taylor & Francis, 2012-05)
[Abstract:]This article analyzes the basic characteristics of the labor and social policies of the Franco dictatorship established in Spain after the Civil War (1936-1939), and the links which existed between them. The ...
Friendly societies, commercial insurance and the state in sickness risk coverage: the case of Spain (1880-1944)
(Cambridge University Press, 2011-04)
[Abstract:]The main aim of this paper is to analyse the singularity of the Spanish position with regard to coverage of the risk of sickness within the context of the different welfare models described in international ...