Winter 16-17

Gesundheitsökonomisches Seminar



16.00 - 17:30 Uhr

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

Kontakt: mondays-seminar (at)







Okt 17

Inequality, Voting, and Redistribution. Quasi-experimental Evidence from Post-war Germany

Benjamin Elsner (IZA)

Okt 24

Essen Health Symposium (Sonder-Termin)

Carol Popper (Imperial College London)

Okt 31

Patient Cost-Sharing, Socioeconomic Status, and Children’s Health Care Utilization

Anton Nilsson (Lund University)

Nov 7

Preventing the White Death: Tuberculosis Dispensaries

Peter Sandholt Jensen (SDU)

Nov 14

Information on pharmaceutical product quality and physician adoption

Katharina Fischer, (CINCH)

Nov 21

Commodity Prices, Perceived Job Security and Mental Health and Wellbeing (with David W. Johnston and Michael A. Shields)

Agne Suziedelyte (City London University)

Nov 28

Does a year more in school improve your mental health in later life? Evidence from the UKChristoph Kronenberg (UDE)

Dez 5

Who benefits from universal child care? Estimating marginal returns to early child care attendanceThomas Cornelissen (York)

Dez 12

From dusk till dawn - Are nights a dangerous time for hospital admissions?Corinna Hentschker (RWI)

Dez 19

Does increased schooling improve and equalise health? Results from two quasi-experiments in Sweden

Martin Fischer (UDE)







Jan 9

Effects of working part-time and full-time on physical and mental health in old age in Europe     Ingo Kolodziej (RWI)

Jan 16

Effect of Teacher Quality on Students' Learning Outcomes - Evidence Using the German Educational Expansion as a Natural Experiment

Matthias Westphal (UDE, Universität Paderborn)

Jan 23

Income-Related Health Inequalities in GermanySimon Decker (UDE)

Jan 30

Health Insurance Contracts and Healthcare Utilization - An Experiment on Understanding the Role of Forward Looking Behavior

Johann Han (UDE)

Feb 6

The impact of the Public Health Act on lifespan and inequalities in lifespan for the Swedish populationClaudia Andreella (UDE)