Introducing risk adjustment and free health plan choice in employer-based health insurance: Evidence from Germany

To equalize differences in health plan premiums due to differences in risk pools, the German legislature introduced a simple Risk Adjustment Scheme (RAS) based on age, gender and disability status in 1994. In addition, effective 1996, consumers gained the freedom to choose among hundreds of existing...

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Volume: 56
Main Author: Pilny, Adam
Wübker, Ansgar
Ziebarth, Nicolas R
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.12.2017
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Journal of health economics Vol. 56; pp. 330 - 351
ORCID: 0000-0003-3562-2371
Data of publication: December 2017
ISSN: 0167-6296
1879-1646
EISSN: 1879-1646
Discipline: Public Health
Economics
Subjects:
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D12
H51
I11
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H51
I11
I13
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