Teaching News

Seminar zur Gesundheitsökonomie Sommersemester 2018
Das Seminar zur Gesundheitsökonomie für Bachelorstudierende im Sommersemester 2018 befasst sich mit "Vergütung von Krankenhausleistungen". Die Vorbesprechung mit Anmeldung findet am Mittwoch, 7.2.2018 von 18.30 - 19.15 in Raum LG 2.429 statt. Weitere informationen finden Sie hier.
Tutor / Tutorin gesucht
Die Professur für Gesundheitsökonomie sucht für das Wintersemester 2017/18 einen Tutor/ eine Tutorin für die Bachelorveranstaltung Empirische Wirtschaftsforschung II. Nähere Informationen finden Sie hier

Research News

New Publication
Reif, S., Wichert, S. and A. Wuppermann (2018): Is it good to be too light? - Birth weight thresholds in hospital reimbursement systems, accepted for publication in the Journal of Health Economics.
New Working Paper
Hafner, L., Tauchmann, H. and A. Wübker (2017): Does Moderate Weight Loss Affect Subjective Health Perception in Obese Individuals? Evidence from Field Experimental Data, FAU Discussion Papers in Economics No. 26-2017.
New Working Paper
Hafner, L., Reif, S. and M. Seebauer (2017): Physician Behavior under Prospective Payment Schemes: Evidence from artefactual field and lab experiments, FAU Discussion Papers in Economics No. 18-2017.
New Working Paper
Quis, J.S. and S. Reif (2017) Health Effects of Instruction Intensity - Evidence from a Natural Experiment in German High-Schools, FAU Discussion Papers in Economics No. 12-2017 / BERG Working Paper 123 / SOEPPapers 916.
New Publication
Bünnings, Ch., H. Schmitz, H. Tauchmann and N.R. Ziebarth (2017): The Role of Prices Relative to Supplemental Benefits and Service Quality in Health Plan Choice, accepted for publication in the Journal of Risk and Insurance.
Updated Software Module
Tauchmann, H. (2017): SIMARWILSON: Stata module to perform Simar & Wilson efficiency analysis, available at SSC.
New Working Paper
Reif, S., S. Wichert and A. Wuppermann (2017) Is it good to be too light? Birth weight thresholds in hospital reimbursement systems, FAU Discussion Papers in Economics No. 07-2017 / Münchener Wirtschaftswissenschaftliche Beiträge (VWL) 2017-9 / Health, Econometrics and Data Group Working Paper 17/15.
New Publication
Büyükdurmus, T., T. Kopetsch, H. Schmitz and H. Tauchmann (2017): On the Interdependence of Ambulatory and Hospital care in the German Health System, Health Economics Review 7(1), 1-19.
New Publication
Reichert, A.R. and H. Tauchmann (2017): Workforce Reduction, Subjective Job Insecurity, and Mental Health, Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization 133, 187-212.
New Publication
Billner, M., A. Wirthmann, S. Reif and U.M. Rieger (2016): Poly Implant Prothèse and Rofil Substandard Breast Implant Explantations from a Large German Single Centre from 2011 to 2014: A Comparative Study, Aesthetic Plastic Surgery 40(4), 507-513.
Das Papier "Bünnings, C. & H. Tauchmann (2015): Who Opts Out of the Statutory Health Insurance? A Discrete Time Hazard Model for GermanyHealth Economics 24(10), 1331-1347" wurde mit dem RWI Publikationspreis (erster Preis) für herausragende Forschungsleistungen im Jahr 2015 ausgezeichnet.
New Publication
Paloyo, A., A. R. Reichert, M. Reuss-Borst and H. Tauchmann (2015): Who Responds to Financial Incentives for Weight Loss? Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Social Science & Medicine 145, 44-52.
New Working Paper
Reichert, A. R., H. Tauchmann & A. Wübker (2015): Weight Loss and Sexual Activity in Adult Obese Individuals: Establishing a Causal Link, IWQW Discussion Paper 6/2015 and Ruhr Economic Papers #561.