Optimal health investment and preference structure

This paper develops a general equilibrium framework to study the role of preference structure (additive, multiplicative and a convex combination of the two) in connecting consumption, health investment, stock of health and capital, and their effects on the wage rate and on productivity. We show that...

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Volume: 60
Main Author: Théophile T. Azomahou
Bity Diene
Mbaye Diene
Luc Soete
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Zielgruppe: Academic
Place of publication: Berlin/Heidelberg Springer 01.11.2015
Springer Berlin Heidelberg
SPRINGER
published in: Economic theory Vol. 60; no. 3; pp. 521 - 565
Related: RS: GSBE ETBC
Macro, International & Labour Economics
Data of publication: 20151101
ISSN: 0938-2259
1432-0479
EISSN: 1432-0479
Discipline: Economics
Subjects:
E21
I15
C62
C61
Online Access: Fulltext
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