ERIC Number: EJ436138
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Attributes of Growth in the U.S. Dental Economy, 1950-89.
Cordes, David W.; Doherty, Neville J. G.
Journal of Dental Education, v55 n10 p649-54 Oct 1991
A study examined the economic relationship between growth in dentistry and supply/demand factors. Output, or real per capita dental expenditures, is seen as a function of consumer income, dental insurance, and dentist supply. Analysis indicates a significant relationship between dental sector growth and economic market factors, including growth in dental insurance. (Author/MSE)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research; Numerical/Quantitative Data
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Administrators; Practitioners
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