Summer 2015

Mondays Seminar Series in Health Economics


Mondays at 4pm

Room: SE108, Schützenbahn 70, Essen 

Contact: Simon.Decker (at)


To receive information about upcoming presentations please send an email to mondays-join (at)

Summer 2015




April 27, 2015 Woodwork effect after a Long Term Care Reform Joan Costa-i-Font, London School of Economics
May 11, 2015 Prices and social behavior: Evidence from adult smoking in Canadian Aboriginal communities Jesse Matheson, University of Leicester
May 18, 2015 NN Alessandro Terracina, GOEK
June 1, 2015 Long term consequences of access to child-well visits Kjell Salvanes, Norwegian School of Economics

Date out of usual turn

Friday, June 5, 2015

10:15am - 11:45am

Room R11 T00 D05 Bibliothekssaal red main library (Fachbibliothek GW/GSW) (Main-Campus)




June 5, 2015 The Roles of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills in Moderating the Effects of Mixed-Ability Schools on Long-Term Health Andrew Jones, University of York




June 8, 2015 Early Life Interventions: Evidence from the Swedish Maternity and Infant Health Care Program Sarah Okoampah, GOEK
June 15, 2015 All in all it's just another brick in the wall? Quasi-experimental Evidence on the Effects of Education on Dementia Martin Fischer, GOEK
June 22, 2015 Does Paternity Leave make Relationships Jumpy? A Regression Discontinuity Approach Daniel Avdic, CINCH
June 29, 2015 The effects of access to health insurance for informally employed individuals on Peru Tobias Klein,Tilburg University
July 6, 2015 Us and them: distributional preferences in small and large groups Iris Kesternich, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven
July 13, 2015 Identifying the effects of the German gatekeeping program on health care quality Sarah Hofmann, WifOR Institute