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Econometric analysis

Work group:

Qays Bousmah, Sylvie Boyer, El hadji Ba, Richard Lalou, Cheikh Sokhna, Carole Treibich, Bruno Ventelou, Marc Willinger


Two components:


1. Micro-econometrics of health and the family ( find out more -> here )

2. Behavioral economics ( find out more -> here )

For further

Bousmah, M.-a.-Q. (2017). Childhood mortality, childhood morbidity, and subsequent fertility decisions. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83 (2), 211-244.

Dercon, S., Gunning, JW, & Zeitlin, A. (2011, August). The demand for insurance under limited credibility: Evidence from Kenya. In International Development Conference, DIAL.

Dohmen, T., Falk, A., Huffman, D., Sunde, U., Schupp, J., Wagner, GG (2011). Individual risk attitudes: measurement, determinants, and behavioral consequences. J. Eur. Econ. Assoc. 9, 522–550.

· Gunnthorsdottir, A .; Houser, A., D .; McCabe, K. (2007). "Dispositions, history and contributions in public goods experiments". Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 62 (2): 304–315.

McKinnon, B., Harper, S., & Kaufman, JS (2015). Who benefits from removing user fees for facility-based delivery services? Evidence on socioeconomic differences from Ghana, Senegal and Sierra Leone. Social Science & Medicine, 135, 117-123.

Saksena, P., Antunes, AF, Xu, K., Musango, L., & Carrin, G. (2011). Mutual health insurance in Rwanda: evidence on access to care and financial risk protection. Health Policy, 99 (3), 203-209.

Schram, A., & Sonnemans, J. (2011). How individuals choose health insurance: An experimental analysis. European Economic Review, 55 (6), 799-819.

Wagstaff, A., & Lindelow, M. (2008). Can insurance increase financial risk ?: The curious case of health insurance in China. Journal of Health Economics, 27 (4), 990-1005.

Woode, ME (2017). Parental health shocks and schooling: the impact of mutual health insurance in Rwanda. Social Science & Medicine, 173, 35-47.

Woode, ME, Bousmah, M.-a.-Q., & Boucekkine, R. (2017). Parental morbidity, child work, and health insurance in Rwanda. Journal of Demographic Economics, 83 (1), 111-127.

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