Summer 2019

Summer 2019

Essen Health Economics Seminar


Time: Mondays, 14.00 - 15.30


Location (the seminar will be held at either location):

@ CINCH: WST-A.02.04, Weststadttürme Berliner Platz 6-8, Essen


@ RWI: E-Werk, RWI Leibniz Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, Hohenzollernstraße 1-3, Essen (Location will be indicated below)


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Schedule Essen Health Economics Seminar Summer Term 2019

Date     Topic Presenter Location     
Apr 15  
“Should I tell you / or should I not?”The (neutral) effect of transparency on information disclosure nudge: The case of organ donations in Germany
Tommaso Reggiani (Masaryk University) CINCH (WST-A.02.04)
Apr 29 Prudence and Prevention: An Empirical Investigation Thomas Mayrhofer (Hochschule Stralsund) RWI (E-Werk)
May 13 The Effect of the United Kingdom Smoking Ban on Alcohol Spending Rob Pryce (University of Sheffield) CINCH (WST-A.02.04)
May 20 Teenage Suicides: Does School Kill? Christiane Wuckel (RWI) RWI (E-Werk)
Jun 03 The Impact of Regional Physician Association Regulations on the Biosimilar Prescription Behaviour in Germany Benjamin Birkner (HCHE)/Katharina Blankart (University of Duisburg-Essen) CINCH (WST-A.02.04)
Jun 17 Parental Attitudes and Beliefs about Vaccines: Unexpected Effects of a Vaccination Campaign against Hepatitis B in France Anne-Laure Samson (Université de Lille) RWI (E-Werk)
Jul 01 Biased Health Perceptions and Risky Health Behaviors - Theory and Evidence Nicolas Ziebarth (Cornell University) CINCH (WST-A.02.04)
Jul 05 Market Forces in Health Care Amitabh Chandra (Harvard University) CINCH (WST-C.02.12)