Health Services and Policy Group News

23 October 2018

NHS reliance on EU staff in numbers - full scale of Brexit risk revealed. Read more.

13 September 2018

Alan Maynard: A Sceptical Economist and His View of Health Care and Health Policy

4 July 2018

The NHS at 70 - Celebrating York's role in the rise of evidence-based healthcare

14 June 2018

How much should we spend on the NHS?

As the NHS approaches its 70th birthday, consensus is growing that it needs more money. But what is the ‘right’ amount to spend and what models of funding are best for a healthy and just society? Read more.

08 February 2018

The Department is sad to announce the death of Professor Alan Maynard on Friday 2nd February. Alan spent much of his career at York and was a much respected scholar, with an international reputation for his work on health economics. He was one of the finest academics of his generation. To read some of Alan's seminal contributions to health policy and health economics, as well as commentaries on the many ways in which his work made a difference, see: Maynard Matters – Critical Thinking on Health Policy. Free to download here:

He will be greatly missed in the Department and was such a wonderful colleague. Obituary

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