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Essays on Public Policy in the Informal Sector Context


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Title: Essays on Public Policy in the Informal Sector Context
Authors: Sjöholm, Carolin
E-mail: carolin.sjoholm@economics.gu.se
Issue Date: 21-May-2021
University: Göteborgs universitet. Handelshögskolan
Institution: Department of Economics ; Institutionen för nationalekonomi med statistik
Parts of work: The Price Sensitivity of Demand for Health Insurance: Evidence from Community Based Health Insurance in Rwanda

The Role of Childcare in Firm Performance: Evidence from Female Entrepreneurship in Mexico

Variation in the Quality of Primary Healthcare: Evidence from Rural and Urban Health Services in Rwanda
Date of Defence: 2021-06-11
Disputation: Fredagen den 11 juni 2021, kl. 10.00 i lokal B44, Handelshögskolan, Vasagatan 1, Göteborg
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: community-based health insurance
adverse selection
price sensitivity
female self-employment
childcare
microenterprises
daycare program
healthcare quality
structural inputs
process quality
Rwanda
Abstract: The Price Sensitivity of the Demand for Health Insurance – Evidence from the Community Health Insurance Scheme in Rwanda This study estimates the price elasticity of the demand for health insurance, exploiting the variation in insurance premiums created by the implementation of a new premium subsidy scheme for community-based health insurance in Rwanda. The subsidy scheme created variation in insurance premiums across households, over time. I use the estimated price sensitivity to predict the im... more
ISBN: 978-91-88199-55-3
978-91-88199-56-0
ISSN: 1651-4289
1651-4297
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/2077/68374
Appears in Collections:Doctoral Theses from University of Gothenburg / Doktorsavhandlingar från Göteborgs universitet
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