Menú principal

Jueves Agosto 13, 2020

En esta sección, La Silla Vacía publica los libros y los documentos producidos por las universidades que tienen una suscripción con La Silla Vacía. También documentos elaborados por académicos para empresas privadas que están suscritas a La Silla.

Si usted quiere que sus libros aparezcan aquí, contacte a [email protected]

Documento CEDE No.8 2013: Health insurance and diversity of treatment: a policy mix perspective
Descripción:
We determine the optimal health policy mix when the average utility of patients increases with the supply of drugs available in a therapeutic class. Health risk coverage rely on two instruments, copayment and reference pricing, that affect the supported risk composed by health expenses and diversity of treatment. For a fixed supply of drugs, the reference pricing policy aims at minimizing expenses in which case, the equilibrium price of drugs is independent of the copayment rate. However, with endogenous supply of drugs, diversity of treatment may susbtitute for insurance so that the reference pricing may depart from maximal cost-containement to promote entry. We then analyse the determinents of the optimal policy. While an increase in risk aversion or in the side effect loss increases diversity and decreases the copayment rate, an increase in entry cost both decreases diversity and the copayment rate.
Hilos temáticos: 
Precio: 
$0
Páginas: 
38
Fecha de publicación: 
Junio 04, 2013
ISBN: 
1657-7191
Reseña: 

Otras publicaciones

Páginas