ISSN (Print) - 0012-9976 | ISSN (Online) - 2349-8846
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Health System Performance in Rural India

The present study attempts to analyse the performance of rural public health systems of 16 major states in India using the techniques from stochastic production frontier and panel data literature. The results show that not all states with better health indicators have efficient health systems. The study concludes that investment in the health sector alone would not result in better health indicators. Efficient management of the investment is required.

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