Special Issue "Incentive and Market Perspectives in Health Care"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Health Economics".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 December 2020).
Interests: risk adjustment; reimbursement systems; optimal insurance; health plan competition; the economics of mental health; health demand modeling in developing countries; and the cost-effectiveness of cancer screening
Interests: incentives and payment design in the health market; competition in the health market; interaction between public and private health sectors
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Interests: health economics; behavioral and experimental economics; incentives; physician behavior
The Special Issue entitled “Incentive and Market Perspectives in Health Care” in the International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, Section Health Economics aims to publish high-quality research articles contributing to a better understanding of health care markets. Its scope includes, but is not limited to, topics on consumer and provider interactions, health insurance, government policy and regulation, and health care market design. We welcome original scientific contributions employing rigorous theoretical modelling, state-of-the art empirical methods, or behavioral experiments.
Prof. Ching-To Albert Ma, Ph.D.
Prof. Randall P. Ellis, Ph.D.
Prof. Dr. Daniel Wiesen
Manuscript Submission Information
Manuscripts should be submitted online at www.mdpi.com by registering and logging in to this website. Once you are registered, click here to go to the submission form. Manuscripts can be submitted until the deadline. All papers will be peer-reviewed. Accepted papers will be published continuously in the journal (as soon as accepted) and will be listed together on the special issue website. Research articles, review articles as well as short communications are invited. For planned papers, a title and short abstract (about 100 words) can be sent to the Editorial Office for announcement on this website.
Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2300 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- health care markets
- provider payments
- health insurance
- hidden information and hidden action problems
- public policies and regulations
- market designs and experiments