Changes in hospital efficiency after privatization

  title={Changes in hospital efficiency after privatization},
  author={Oliver Tiemann and Jonas Schrey{\"o}gg},
  booktitle={Health care management science},
We investigated the effects of privatization on hospital efficiency in Germany. To do so, we obtained boot-strapped data envelopment analysis (DEA) efficiency scores in the first stage of our analysis and subsequently employed a difference-in-difference matching approach within a panel regression framework. Our findings show that conversions from public to… CONTINUE READING