Summer 2016

Gesundheitsökonomisches Seminar



4pm - 6pm

Room: WST-A.08.17, Weststadttürme Berliner Platz 6-8, Essen 

Contact: Simon.Decker (at)


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

Summer 2016

 Date         Topic           Presenter
 Apr 4  Enriching Students Pays Off: Evidence from an Individualized Gifted and Talented Program in Secondary Education  Erik Plug (Amsterdam)
 Apr 11  The Impact of Premium Refunds on Individual Claiming Behaviour in the German Private Health Insurance Market  Simon Decker (CINCH)
 Apr 18  Disease and fertility: Evidence from the 1918 Spanish flu epidemic in Sweden  Maryna Ivets (CINCH, RGS Econ)
 Apr 25  The Impact of War on Happiness: The Case of Ukraine  Maksym Obrizan (Kyiv)
 May 2  Causes of regional variation in health care use  Ansgar Wübker (RWI)
 May 9  ---  ---
 May 16  ---  Holiday
 May 23  Patient Choice, Market Structure and Hospital Quality for Emergency and Elective patients  Guiseppe Moscelli (York)
 May 30  Paid parental leave reform and child development  Daniel Kuenhle (FAU Erlangen-Nürnberg)
 June 6  The Welfare Effects of Private Rooms in German Nursing Homes: A Structural Approach  Amela Saric (DICE)
 June 13  Getting  weighed down: The effect of childhood obesity on the development of socioemotional skills  Sonja Kassenböhmer(CHE-Monash)
 June 20  Marginal Labor Market Returns to Higher Education   Daniel Kamhöfer (UDE)
 June 27  Working Time Regulations and Workers' Health  Jan Bietenbeck (Lund)
 July 4 Health Care Regionalization and Birth Outcomes: Evidence from Maternity Clinic Closures  Daniel Avdic (CINCH)
 July11  Perceived quality and choice of health care provider: Analyzing the determinants of choice of maternity clinics for pregnant women.  Ieva Sriubaite(CINCH)