Simon Decker

Academic Staff

Simon Decker, M. Sc.

Room:
WST-C 14.10
Telephone:
+49 201 18-32926
Email:
Address:
CINCH – Health Economics Research Center
Berliner Platz 6-8
45127 Essen
Germany

Curriculum Vitae:

Simon Decker is a researcher in health economics and studies the interplay of health and risk attitudes, individual behaviour in health insurances and health inequalities. He is employed at the health economic research center CINCH (University of Duisburg-Essen) as well as at Leibniz Science Campus Ruhr (RWI).

Fields of Research:

Health economics, applied microeconometrics

Publication:

Decker, S. and H. Schmitz (2016), Health Shocks and Risk Aversion. Journal of Health Economics 50 : 154-170. DOI: 10.1016/j.jhealeco.2016.09.006