Genetic testing with primary prevention and moral hazard

•A genetic test reveals an individual's probability of developing a disease.•A costly prevention effort allows high-risk agents to decrease this probability.•Effort may or may not be observable by insurers.•Agents are not obliged to take the test, but must disclose its results to insurers.•We s...

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Volume: 32
Main Author: Bardey, David
De Donder, Philippe
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: AMSTERDAM Elsevier B.V 01.09.2013
ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV
published in: Journal of health economics Vol. 32; no. 5; pp. 768 - 779
Data of publication: September 2013
ISSN: 0167-6296
1879-1646
EISSN: 1879-1646
Discipline: Public Health
Economics
Subjects:
I18
D82
Online Access: available in Bonn?
Database: Social Sciences Citation Index
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