The effects of immigration on NHS waiting times

This paper analyzes the effects of immigration on waiting times for the National Health Service (NHS) in England. Linking administrative records from Hospital Episode Statistics (2003–2012) with immigration data drawn from the UK Labour Force Survey, we find that immigration reduced waiting times fo...

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Volume: 58
Main Author: Giuntella, Osea
Nicodemo, Catia
Vargas-Silva, Carlos
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Elsevier B.V 01.03.2018
published in: Journal of health economics Vol. 58; pp. 123 - 143
Data of publication: March 2018
ISSN: 0167-6296
1879-1646
EISSN: 1879-1646
Discipline: Public Health
Subjects:
NHS
J61
NHS
I10
Online Access: Fulltext
Database: Elsevier:ScienceDirect:Open Access
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