Friday, 18 November 2016

13:00 Welcome
Session I Chair: Daniel Avdic, Universität Duisburg-Essen
13:10 – 14.00 Simon Binder, Universität Augsburg
Risk-Taking in Vaccination, Surgery, and Gambling Environments – Evidence from a Framed Laboratory Experiment
Discussion: Christian Kümpel, Universität Hamburg
14:00 – 14.50 Christian Waibel, ETH Zürich
Health Services as Credence Goods: A Field Experiment
Discussion: Mathias Kifmann, Universität Hamburg
14:50 – 15:20 Coffee Break
Session II Chair: Chair Lars Schwettmann, Helmholtz Zentrum München
15:20 – 16:10 Simon Decker, Universität Duisburg-Essen
Premium Refunds and Claiming Behaviour in the German Health Insurance Market
Discussion: Robert Nuscheler, Universität Augsburg
16:10 – 17:00 Matthias Bäuml, Universität Hamburg
Patient Selection and Treatment Patterns During Hospital Strikes in Germany
Discussion: Daniel Avdic, Universität Duisburg-Essen
17:00 – 17:50 Johann Han, Universität Duisburg-Essen
Quality Competition and Hospital Mergers – An Experiment
Discussion: Wanda Mimra, ETH Zurich
18:00 – 18:30 Membership meeting
20:00 Dinner: Restaurant Pfefferkorn (Rathenaustraße 5, 45127 Essen)

Saturday, 19 November 2016

9:00 – 10:00 Keynote: Jeannette Brosig-Koch, Universität Duisburg-Essen Prospects and Limits of Laboratory Behavioral Research in Health Economics
10:00 – 10:20 Coffee Break
Session III Chair: Mathias Kifmann, Universität Hamburg
10:20 – 11:10 Philipp Hübler, Universität Augsburg
Ashes to ashes, time to time: Parental discounting and its role in the intergenerational transmission of smoking
Discussion: Lars Schwettmann, Helmholtz Zentrum München
11:10 – 12:00 Ieva Sriubaite, CINCH-Essen
Perceived Quality and Choice of Health Care Provider: Analyzing the Determinants of Choice of Maternity Clinics for Pregnant Women
Discussion: Katharina Beenk, Universität Hamburg

Further information:

  • 30 min presentation, 5-10 min discussant, 10-15 min general discussion.
  • Conference language: English