Summer 2013

Mondays Seminar Series in Health Economics

 

Mondays at 4pm

Room: SE108, Schützenbahn 70, Essen 

Contact: Simon.Decker (at) wiwinf.uni-due.de

 

Summer 2013

Date       Topic        Presenter
Apr 8 A Bayesian Model of Sample Selection with a Discrete Outcome Variable Maksym Obrizan (Kyiv)
Apr 15Long-Run Returns to Investments in Infant Health: Evidence from Denmark's Home Visiting Program Miriam Wüst (SFI, Denmark)
Apr 22 Crowding out of Solidarity? – Public Health Insurance versus Informal Transfer Networks in Ghana Christoph Strupat (RGS Econ)
Apr 29 Short- and Long-Term Effects of Free Care Services for Mothers and Infants – Evidence from a Field Experiment Therese Nilsson (Lund University)
May 6 Short- and medium term effects of informal care provision on health Matthias Westphal (Uni DUE)
May 13 Reducing binge drinking? The effect of a ban on late-night off-premise alcohol sales on alcohol-related hospital stays in Germany Jan Marcus (DIW Berlin)
May 27Plan selection in Medicare Part D: Evidence from administrative data Florian Heiß (Heinrich Heine University, Düsseldorf)
Jun 10 Technological adoption in health care - The role of payment systems Pedro Pita-Barros (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
Jun 10 Impact of AIDS Treatment on Savings and Human Capital Investments in Malawi Victoria Baranov (University of Chicago)
Jun 17 Effects of Compulsory Schooling on Mortality: Evidence from Sweden Martin Fischer (Uni DUE, RGS Econ)
Jun 24 Inequality of Opportunities in Germany: An Empirical Investigation based on the GSOEP Simon Decker (Uni DUE, RGS Econ)
Jul 1 Inequalities of Opportunities in Health and Natural Reward: a European Perspective Florence Jusot (Université de Rouen, CREAM)
Jul 8Risk loving in the end? The role of hope and risk preferences in end-of-life situations Jens Weßling (CINCH)
Jul 15Does patient satisfaction influence the choice of hospital? Adam Pilny (RGS Econ, RWI)