Optimal choice on prevention and cure: a new economic analysis

@article{Menegatti2013OptimalCO,
  title={Optimal choice on prevention and cure: a new economic analysis},
  author={Mario Menegatti},
  journal={The European Journal of Health Economics},
  year={2013},
  volume={15},
  pages={363-372}
}
This paper studies choices on prevention and cure in a context where an agent bears a health risk. In this framework we first analyze interdependence between the optimal levels of prevention and cure. Second, we study the effects on optimal choices of a change in the cost of one of the two instruments and we examine substitutability between them. Finally we… CONTINUE READING