Understanding Cross-country Differences in Health Status and Expenditures

Using a general equilibrium heterogeneous agent model featuring health production, we quantify the relative contribution of price distortions in the health market, TFP and other health risks in explaining cross-country differences in health expenditure (as a share of GDP) and health status. Estimate...

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Main Author: Fonseca, Raquel
Langot, François
Sopraseuth, Thepthida
Michaud, Pierre-Carl
Format: Paper
Language: English
Place of publication: National Bureau of Economic Research 01.03.2020
Data of publication: 20200301
Series: NBER Working Paper Series
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: NBER Working Papers
National Bureau of Economic Research Publications
NBER Technical Working Papers Archive
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