VII. Workshop „Allocation and Distribution in the Health Care Sector“

On the 18th and 19th of November 2016, the VII. Workshop “Allocation and Distribution” in the Health Care Sector takes place at the University Duisburg-Essen. This will be organized by the committee “Allocation and Distribution” of the German Society for Health Economics together with the University Duisburg-Essen. The workshop is a forum for recent research work regarding questions to allocation and distribution in the health care sector. Contributions to theoretical, empirical and experimental questions are welcome. An overview of past workshops can be found on the homepage of the committee via

Topics of the work of the committee Allocation and Distribution

  • Prioritization or rationing of health care services
  • Regional aspects of distribution of the health care
  • Risk selection in the health care sector
  • Inequality in health
  • Behavior of physicians
  • Distribution effects of financing health care services
  • Criteria of distribution for health assets

The Call for Paper ended on 20 July 2016. The preliminary program can be found here.

The registry is accessible through the workshop website and ends on October 7, 2016. The papers will be available at the beginning of November for participants. We ask all speakers to upload their papers till 31 October on the homepage.

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