Winter 2019-20

Essen Health Economics Seminar

 

Time: Mondays, 14.00 - 15.30

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

@ CINCH: WST-C.02.12, Weststadttürme Berliner Platz 6-8, Essen

Or

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

Contact: mondays-seminar (at) wiwinf.uni-due.de

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Schedule Essen Health Economics Seminar Winter Term 2019/2020

 

Date     

 
Topic Presenter  

Location     

 
Oct 21 You Can Win by Losing! Incentivizing Motivation and Self-Control Preferences: Evidence from Weight Loss Program  

Maryna Ivets (University of Duisburg-Essen)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
 

Oct 28

 
 

Health Behaviors: Big Data, New Tech and Big New Opportunities for Research

 
 

Jody Sindelar (Yale University)

 
RWI (E-Werk)
 

Nov 04

 
Beyond Treatment Exposure: The Timing of Early Interventions and Children’s Health  

Hans Sievertsen (University of Bristol)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
 

Nov 11

 
New(spaper) Evidence on the Relationship between Gold Discoveries and Suicides  

Christoph Kronenberg (CINCH)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
 

Nov 18

 
Parental Unemployment During the Great Recession and Childhood Adiposity Jonathan Briody (University College Dublin) RWI (E-Werk)
 

Nov 25

 
Are Grandchildren good for you? The Health Effects of becoming a Grandparent  

Reyn van Ewijk (Johannes Gutenberg University Mainz)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
 

Dec 02

 
The Effect of Alcohol Tax Changes on Retail Prices  

Rob Pryce (University of Sheffield)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
Dec 09 Too Sticky to Switch? Retirement and Health Plan Choices of the Elderly  

Mujaheed Shaikh (Hertie School)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
Dec 16 Measuring Inequality using Geo-Spatial Data  

Stefan Pichler (ETH Zurich)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)
 

Jan 06

 
Alive and Kicking? Short-Term Health Effects of a Physician Strike in Germany/ The Effects of the Great Recession on Health in Germany Nina Schwarz (University of Duisburg-Essen)/ Sergej Bechtoldt (University of Duisburg-Essen/RGS Econ) RWI (E-Werk)
 

Jan 13

 
Social Norms and Free-Riding in Influenza Vaccine Decisions: An Online Experiment Krystal Lau (Imperial College) RWI (E-Werk)
Jan 20 Political Distortions in Public Hospital Funding  

Adam Pilny (RWI)

 
CINCH (WST-C.02.12)