A DID analysis of the impact of health insurance reform in the city of Hangzhou.

@article{Zhang2007ADA,
  title={A DID analysis of the impact of health insurance reform in the city of Hangzhou.},
  author={Jiale Zhang},
  journal={Health economics},
  year={2007},
  volume={16 12},
  pages={1389-402}
}
The purpose of this study is to examine the impact of the 2003 reform of the health insurance system (in particular, the reduction in the co-payment amount) on the consumption of inpatient medical services in the city of Hangzhou using a differences-in-difference (DID) empirical strategy. The results confirm that private-sector employees (PSEs) (who were… CONTINUE READING