Fixed fees and physician‐induced demand: A panel data study on French physicians

This paper investigates on the existence of physician‐induced demand (PID) for French physicians. The test is carried out for GPs and specialists, using a representative sample of 4500 French self‐employed physicians over the 1979–1993 period. These physicians receive a fee‐for‐services (FFS) paymen...

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Volume: 12
Main Author: Delattre, Eric
Dormont, Brigitte
Format: Journal Article
Language: English
Place of publication: Chichester, UK John Wiley & Sons, Ltd 01.09.2003
published in: Health economics Vol. 12; no. 9; pp. 741 - 754
Data of publication: September 2003
ISSN: 1057-9230
1099-1050
EISSN: 1099-1050
Discipline: Medicine
Public Health
Series: Health Economics
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