Summer 2016

Summer 2016

Gesundheitsökonomisches Seminar



4pm - 6pm

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

Contact: Simon.Decker (at)


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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)