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)