Exit, Voice, or Loyalty? An Investigation Into Mandated Portability of Front‐Loaded Private Health Plans

We study theoretically and empirically how consumers in an individual private long‐term health insurance market with front‐loaded contracts respond to a newly mandated portability requirement of their old‐age provisions. To foster competition, effective 2009, the German legislature made the portabil...

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Volume: 86
Main Author: Atal, Juan Pablo
Fang, Hanming
Karlsson, Martin
Ziebarth, Nicolas R
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Trade
Place of publication: HOBOKEN WILEY 01.09.2019
American Risk and Insurance Association, Inc
Blackwell Publishing Ltd
published in: The Journal of risk and insurance Vol. 86; no. 3; pp. 697 - 727
ORCID: 0000-0003-3562-2371
Data of publication: September 2019
ISSN: 0022-4367
1539-6975
EISSN: 1539-6975
Discipline: Economics
Business
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Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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