Does user charges exemption affect health care seeking? Evidence from portugal

Angino, Michele (A.A. 2021/2022) Does user charges exemption affect health care seeking? Evidence from portugal. Tesi di Laurea in Econometric theory, Luiss Guido Carli, relatore Paolo Santucci de Magistris, pp. 97. [Master's Degree Thesis]

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Literature review. The Portuguese health system. User charges in Portugal. From past literature to our research question. Data description. Methodology. Probit model. Tobit type I and zero inflated negative binomial models. Ordered probit model. Dealing with selection bias. The “income problem”. Study I: the impact on appointments in health centers. Study II: the impact on visits to emergency departments at public hospitals. Study III: impact on emergency departments and on appointments in health centers, a comparison. Study IV: the impact on the choice to look for help when feeling sick. Study V: discontinuity at 18 years.


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Thesis Type: Master's Degree Thesis
Institution: Luiss Guido Carli
Degree Program: Master's Degree Programs > Master's Degree Program in Economics and Finance (LM-56)
Chair: Econometric theory
Thesis Supervisor: Santucci de Magistris, Paolo
Thesis Co-Supervisor: Langer, Marshall
Academic Year: 2021/2022
Session: Autumn
Deposited by: Alessandro Perfetti
Date Deposited: 24 Jan 2023 11:51
Last Modified: 24 Jan 2023 11:51


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