Peter Zweifel

University of Zurich - Department of Economics

Zuerich

Switzerland

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Is the Welfare State Sustainable? Experimental Evidence on Citizens' Preferences for Redistribution

CESifo Working Paper No. 3148
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 12 Aug 2010
Ilja Neustadt and Peter Zweifel
RANEPA, School of Public Policy and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Income Redistribution, Welfare State, Sustainability, Preferences, Willingness to Pay, Discrete Choice Experiments

Is the Welfare State Sustainable? Experimental Evidence on Citizens' Preferences for Redistribution

University of Zurich Socioeconomic Institute Working Paper No. 1003
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 05 Jun 2010
Ilja Neustadt and Peter Zweifel
RANEPA, School of Public Policy and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Income Redistribution, Welfare State, Sustainability, Preferences, Willingness To Pay, Discrete Choice Experiments

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Promoting Renewable Electricity Generation in Imperfect Markets: Price vs. Quantity Policies

FCN Working Paper No. 1/2008
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 04 Jun 2010 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2012
Reinhard Madlener, Ilja Neustadt and Peter Zweifel
RWTH Aachen University, RANEPA, School of Public Policy and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Green Certificates, Renewable Portfolio Standard, Feed-in Tariff

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Economic Well-Being, Social Mobility and Preferences for Income Redistribution: Evidence from a Discrete Choice Experiment

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 07 Jun 2010
Ilja Neustadt and Peter Zweifel
RANEPA, School of Public Policy and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Income redistribution, preferences, willingness to pay, discrete choice experiments, stated choice, economic well-being, social mobility

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Spurious Correlation in Estimation of the Health Production Function: A Note

KOF Working Papers No. 227
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 18 May 2009
ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, Columbia Business School - Finance and Economics, German Institute for Economic Research (DIW Berlin) - Department of International Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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health, life expectancy, innovation, pharmaceuticals, health care expenditure, cointegration

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Accounting for Heterogeneity in the Measurement of Hospital Performance

University of Zurich Department of Economics Working Paper No. 52
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 15 Dec 2011
Philippe K. Widmer, Peter Zweifel and Mehdi Farsi
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Neuchatel - Institute for Research in Economics (IRENE)
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Hospital efficiency, unobserved heterogeneity, Bayesian inference, Switzerland, Stochastic Frontier Analysis

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Do Red Herrings Swim in Circles? Controlling for the Endogeneity of Time to Death

Ruhr Economic Paper No. 73
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Oct 2008
Stefan Felder, Andreas Werblow and Peter Zweifel
Otto von Guericke Universitaet Magdeburg, University of Magdeburg - Institute of Social Medicine and Health Economics (ISMHE) and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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Health care expenditure, proximity to death, ageing, "red herring" hypothesis

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Improving Efficiency Through Consolidation of Jurisdictions? Evidence from the Cantons of Switzerland

University of Zurich Department of Economics Working Paper No. 85
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 14 Jul 2012
Philippe K. Widmer, George Elias and Peter Zweifel
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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DEA, efficiency measurement, economies of scale, public good provision, Switzerland

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Mutual Altruism: Evidence from Alzheimer Patients and Their Spouse Caregivers

University of Bayreuth Economic Discussion Paper 02-13
Number of pages: 15 Posted: 10 Apr 2013
Markus Koenig, Christian Pfarr and Peter Zweifel
Independent, University of Bayreuth and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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willingness-to-pay, dementia, altruism

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Information About Multiple Risks: The Case of Building and Content Insurance

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Feb 2003
Dario Bonato and Peter Zweifel
Cantonal Bank of Zurich and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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A New Role for Consumers Preferences in the Provision of Healthcare

Economic Affairs, Vol. 26, No. 3, pp. 4-9, September 2006
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 18 Aug 2006
Harry Telser and Peter Zweifel
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics
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On the Feasibility of Insurers' Investment Policies

Journal of Risk & Insurance, Vol. 75, Issue 1, pp. 193-206, March 2008
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 10 Mar 2008
Peter Zweifel and Christoph Auckenthaler
University of Zurich - Department of Economics and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Governance of Preventive Health Intervention and on Time Verification of its Efficiency in a Region of Southern Italy: The Giove Study

Posted: 29 Mar 2011
University of Rome Tor Vergata, University College London, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, CEIS Sanità, University of Rome Tor Vergata (ITALY), University of Rome Tor Vergata - Centre for International Studies on Economic Growth (CEIS), University of Zurich - Department of Economics and Institute of Leadership and Management in Health - Kingston University

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HPV vaccination programmes, Bound Optimization Model, Allocative Efficiency, Vaccination Coverage Rate, Quadrivalent vaccine, Basilicata Region

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Why Does the Amount of Income Redistribution Differ between The United States and Europe? The Janus Face of Switzerland

KOF Working Paper No. 228
Posted: 18 May 2009 Last Revised: 18 Feb 2014
Sule Akkoyunlu, Ilja Neustadt and Peter Zweifel
ETH Zürich - KOF Swiss Economic Institute, RANEPA, School of Public Policy and University of Zurich - Department of Economics

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redistribution, income mobility, openness, political economy, beliefs, religion, immigration

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Guaranteed Renewability in Health Insurance: How Much Frontloading?

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 28 Jun 2007
Patrick Eugster and Peter Zweifel
University of Zurich, Socioeconomic Institute and University of Zurich - Department of Economics

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Health; Insurance

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Measuring Preferences for the Provision of Health - A Tale of Two Countries

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Karolin Becker and Peter Zweifel
Plaut Economics and University of Zurich - Department of Economics

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health care reform, preference heterogeneity, managed care

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Risk Equalization in Health Insurance: Effectiveness and Sustainability

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 12 Jun 2007
Konstantin Beck, Maria Trottmann and Peter Zweifel
University of Zurich and CSS Insurance, Lucerne, University of Zurich and CSS Insurance and University of Zurich - Department of Economics

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Competitive health insurance, risk selection, risk equalization