HECON4220 Payment systems for health care providers

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Arrow, K. E., 1963. Uncertainty and the welfare economics of medical care, American Economic Review 53, 941‑973. Subscription


Chandra, A., Cutler, D., & Song, Z., 2012. Who ordered that? The economics of treatment choices in medical care. Handbook of health economics, 2, 397-432. Subscription

Grepperud, S., 2005. Medical errors: getting the incentives right. International Journal of Health Care finance and Economics 5, 307-326. Subscription.

Grepperud, S. 2019. Optimal pay-for-performance: Does the unit of accountability matter? Unpublished manuscript. Hand-out.

Iversen, T., 2016. Primary Care: Effectiveness and Costs, In Richard M. Scheffler (ed.),  World Scientific Handbook of Global Health Economics and Public Policy.  World Scientific.  ISBN 978-981-4612-31-9.  Volume 3.  s 231 – 268. Subscription


Journard I, Andre C and Nicq, C.(2010) Health Care Systems. Efficiency and Institutions. OECD Economics Department Working Papers, No. 769. OECD Publishing. Subscription.

Kornai, J., Eggleston, K., 2001. Welfare, choice and solidarity in transition. Cambridge University Press. Pp. 47-99.


OECD, 2016. Better Ways to Pay for Health Care, OECD Health Policy Studies, OECD Publishing, Paris. Subscription


Zweifel, P., Breyer, F., Kifman, M., 2009. Health Economics. Springer, Dordrect.

Chapters 10. Subscription



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