Europe's Political Economy
Coalition for Health, Ethics and Society (CHES)
Towards cost-effective health care - Should more be done to promote health and prevent disease?
6 May 2013
Investing in health promotion and disease prevention would keep people healthy and active for longer, reducing healthcare expenditure in the long term.
Valuing health at a time of austerity
27 November 2012
Healthcare innovation can boost economic growth while helping to deliver better health care to more people in a more sustainable manner.
Active and healthy ageing - with ICT?
16 October 2012
ICT can help promote active and healthy ageing and also improve the sustainability of solutions, but cost is an issue with public budgets under strain.
Presidencies talking – EU Health Council Briefing – The next steps towards active healthy ageing
25 June 2012
Promoting healthy and active ageing can help boost innovation in Europe, producing economic growth that can help the continent to emerge from the crisis as well as relieving pressure on public purses, heard participants in a Policy Dialogue.
Towards a healthy and active Europe - Are we on the right track?
20 April 2012
The ageing of society ranks among the greatest social and economic challenges facing Europe, said John Dalli, European Commissioner for Health and Consumer Policy, in a Policy Briefing.
Creating an environment for healthy and active ageing - What are the elements for success?
12 March 2012
Creating an environment conducive to active and healthy ageing requires psychological change as well as new physical infrastructure, said speakers at a Policy Dialogue.