The science of utilization, distribution, and consumption of services and materials.
The state of not being engaged in a gainful occupation.
Decisions, usually developed by government policymakers, for determining present and future objectives pertaining to the health care system.
Use for articles on the investing of funds for income or profit.
The level of governmental organization and function below that of the national or country-wide government.
A stratum of people with similar position and prestige; includes social stratification. Social class is measured by criteria such as education, occupation, and income.