Publikationen der Forschungsgruppe Gesundheitsmärkte und Gesundheitspolitik

  1. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // forthcoming

    The Effect of Self-Inflicted Burns on ABSI Score Prediction Power: a four-year prospective multicenter study of the German Burn Registry

    Background: Suicide attempted by self-inflicted burns are associated with lower survival rates compared to accident related burns. Objective: We investigate the relation between self-inflicted burns (SIB) and…

  2. #ZEWPodcast // 2022

    Kurz eingeordnet: Krankenkassenbeitrag

    Um die Finanzierungslücke in der Gesetzlichen Krankenversicherung zu schließen und die Krankenkassenbeiträge für die Versicherten nicht übermäßig zu erhöhen, hat Bundesgesundheitsminister Karl Lauterbach eine…

  3. ZEW Discussion Paper // 2022

    Gone with the Wind: The Effect of Air Pollution on Crime - Evidence from Germany

    Recent evidence suggests a positive impact of air pollution on crime in large cities. We provide first evidence on the potential effect of air pollution on criminal activity using a broader set of…

  4. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // 2022

    Advancing digital health applications: priorities for innovation in real-world evidence generation

    In 2019, Germany passed the Digital Healthcare Act, which, among other things, created a “Fast-Track” regulatory and reimbursement pathway for digital health applications in the German market. The pathway…

  5. Referierte Fachzeitschrift // 2021

    In sickness and in health? Health shocks and relationship breakdown: Empirical evidence from Germany

    From an economic perspective, marriage and long-term partnership can be seen as a risk-pooling device. This informal insurance contract is, however, not fully enforceable. Each partner is free to leave when his…