• Political Science
  • Published 2009

Private health insurance in the European Union

@inproceedings{Thomson2009PrivateHI,
  title={Private health insurance in the European Union},
  author={Sarah Thomson and Elias Mossialos},
  year={2009}
}
This report provides an overview and analysis of markets for private health insurance (PHI) in the European Union (EU). Part 1 reviews market role, size, structure and conduct and public policy towards PHI. Part 2 focuses on the impact of EU law on public policy towards PHI. Part 3 examines the policy implications of PHI. It looks at the impact of PHI on health policy objectives within the market and on the wider health system. It also discusses barriers to market development and public debate… CONTINUE READING

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