Advances in Health Economics by Anthony Scott, Alan Maynard, Robert Elliott

By Anthony Scott, Alan Maynard, Robert Elliott

It will be tough to overstate the status of the authors. Many HERU alumni are one of the such a lot hugely esteemed future health economists within the world. - Steve Morgan, college of British Columbia

this can be a sequence of essays to mark the 25 anniversary of HERU. current and previous HERU employees write approximately their distinctive pursuits and paintings documents. This booklet addresses many present coverage concerns which exist within the Scottish (and English) nationwide wellbeing and fitness procedure.

  • HERU is likely one of the prime healthiness financial institutes within the united kingdom
  • individuals are all special individuals of the wellbeing and fitness economics group
  • Covers a variety of matters which are correct to the appliance of well-being economics now and into the longer term.

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Carson RT, Flores NE and Meade NF (2000) Contingent valuation: controversies and evidence. Environmental and Resource Economics, 19, 173–210. Chilton SM and Hutchison WG (1999) Do focus groups contribute anything to the contingent valuation process? Journal of Economic Psychology, 20, 465–483. Clarke PM (1997) Valuing the benefits of health care in monetary terms with particular reference to mammographic screening. PhD Thesis, Australian National University, Canberra. Currie JM, Murphy JA and Schmitz A (1971) The concept of economic surplus and its use in economic analysis.

Journal of Health Economics, 21, 585–599. Weinstein M and Manning W (1997) Theoretical issues in cost-effectiveness analysis. Journal of Health Economics, 16, 121–128. Williams A (1985) Economics of coronary artery bypass grafting. British Medical Journal, 291, 326–329. Advances in Health Economics. Edited by Anthony Scott, Alan Maynard and Robert Elliott Copyright  2003 John Wiley & Sons, Ltd. ISBN: 0-470-84883-9 2 Using Discrete Choice Experiments in Health Economics: Moving Forward MANDY RYAN Health Economics Research Unit, University of Aberdeen KAREN GERARD Health Care Research Unit, University of Southampton and Health Economics Research Centre, University of Oxford INTRODUCTION Discrete choice experiments (DCEs) are an attribute-based stated preference valuation technique.

Having decided the functional form of the utility function, the response data is analysed. The appropriate technique will depend on what method was used to collect the data. Given that multiple observations are obtained from respondents, random effects probit or logit models have been applied for binary choices. Where respondents are asked to evaluate more than two alternatives within a choice set, conditional logit or probit models should be used. Given that conditional logit is computationally easier, it is the most commonly used technique.

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