Thomas E. Getzen

Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management

Professor emeritus

712 Cornelia Place

Philadelphia, PA 19118

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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“  Currently working on Forecasting and the Global Evolution of National Health Expenditures  ”

Scholarly Papers (11)

1.

Forecasting Health Expenditures: Short, Medium and Long (Long) Term

Journal of Health Care Finance, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp.56-72, Spring 2000
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 29 Oct 2011
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 387 (74,713)
Citation 10

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Forecasting, Health Expenditures, Wages, Lags

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Macroeconomic Dynamics of Health: Lags and Variability in Mortality, Employment and Spending

ENCYCLOPEDIA OF HEALTH ECONOMICS, A. Culyer, ed., Elsevier, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 190 (157,276)
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Health Expenditures, Business Cycles, Forecasting, demography

3.

Measuring and Forecasting Global Health Expenditures

Global Health Economics and Policy (Handbook edited by Richar Scheffler), 2015 from World Scientific: Singapore. Forthcoming
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 26 Dec 2014
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 187 (159,549)
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Medical Costs, National Health Expenditure, Trends, Forecasting

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Long-Run Forecasts of National Health Expenditure Growth

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 29 Oct 2011
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Forecasting, Health Spending

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The Growth of Health Spending in the USA: 1776 to 2026

Number of pages: 61 Posted: 11 Sep 2017 Last Revised: 25 Apr 2018
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 107 (250,104)
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Actuarial Projections of Health Care Costs: Accuracy, Bias and Asymptotes

American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2011
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 102 (258,526)

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Forecasting, Macroeconomics of Health, Projections

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Modeling Medical Cost Trends for Advancing Age in the Long Run

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 23 Jun 2013
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
Downloads 87 (286,469)

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National Health Expenditures, Forecasting, Temporal dynamics

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Accuracy and Range of Actuarial Projections of Health Care Costs

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 08 Feb 2013
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Forecasting, Health, Projections, Macroeconomic Dynamics, National Health Expenditurs

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The 2009 Recession: Predictable Effects on Health Expenditures, Employment and Inflation

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Recession, Health Employment, Health Spending

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Two Hundred Years of Health and Medical Care: The Importance of Medical Care for Life Expectancy Gains

NBER Working Paper No. w25330
Number of pages: 80 Posted: 11 Dec 2018
Maryaline Catillon, David M. Cutler and Thomas E. Getzen
Harvard University, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Accuracy of Long Range Actuarial Projections of Health Care Costs

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 11 Sep 2017
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Forecasting, National Health Expenditures, Spending Projections

Other Papers (1)

Total Downloads: 24
1.

Medical Costs Over the Long Run: 1850-2050

Altarum Blog Getzen, December 2014
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 26 Dec 2014
Thomas E. Getzen
Temple University - Dept of Risk, Insurance & Health Management
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Health Spending, Development, Forecasting