Patient cost-sharing, socioeconomic status, and children's health care utilization.

@article{Nilsson2018PatientCS,
  title={Patient cost-sharing, socioeconomic status, and children's health care utilization.},
  author={Anton Nilsson and Alexander Paul},
  journal={Journal of health economics},
  year={2018},
  volume={59},
  pages={109-124}
}
This paper estimates the effect of cost-sharing on the demand for children's and adolescents' use of medical care. We use a large population-wide registry dataset including detailed information on contacts with the health care system as well as family income. Two different estimation strategies are used: regression discontinuity design exploiting age… CONTINUE READING