Winter 13-14

Gesundheitsökonomisches Seminar



16.00 Uhr

Raum: SE108, Schützenbahn 70, Essen 

Kontakt: Simon.Decker (at)



Datum       Thema        Referent
Okt 14Learning about Risk in a new Environment: Evidence from Crime Preventive BehaviorMartin Salm (Tilburg)
Okt 21The Effect of Health Shocks on Smoking Cessation: Some Evidence from Swiss Data Christian Bünnings (CINCH)
Okt 28Getting a Healthy Start? Using Targeted Benefits to Promote Healthy EatingStephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder (York)
Nov 4Cane and Able? Physical Job Demands and the Timing of Labor Market ExitsSarah Okoampah (Uni DUE, RGS Econ)
Nov 11Do the poorest benefit from user fee removal policies? Evidence on household out-of-pocket spending from rural Burkina FasoManuela di Allegri (Heidelberg)
Nov 18Sooner or Later - Economic Insecurity and the Timing of First BirthJan Kleibrink (CINCH)
Nov 25Long-run Effects of Severe Economic Recessions: Drastic Changes in Working Hours and Male BMI TrajectoriesOlena Nizalova (Kyiv)
Dez 2A Matter of Life and Death? Hospital Distance and Quality of Care: Evidence from Emergency Room Closures and Myocardial InfarctionsDaniel Avdic (CINCH)
Dez 9The effects of retirement on mental healthIngo Kolodziej (RWI Essen)
Dez 16Fertility Effects on Labor Supply: IV Evidence from IVF TreatmentsPetter Lundborg (Lund)



Datum       Thema        Referent
Jan 13Selective-Referral and Unobserved Patient Heterogeneity – Bias in the Volume-Outcome RelationshipCorinna Hentschker (RWI Essen)
Jan 20What's the Point of Class? The effective of Random Coefficient and Latent Class Models and Bayesian Extensions to Identify TypesStefanie Schurer (Melbourne)
Jan 27Small Cash Rewards for Big Losers: Experimental Insights into the Fight against the Obesity EpidemicArndt Reichert (RWI Essen)
Feb 3Universal Coverage on a Budget: Impacts on Health Care Utilisation and Out-of-Pocket Expenditures in ThailandOwen O'Donnell (Rotterdam)