Eddy van Doorslaer

Erasmus School of Economics

Professor of Health Economics

Netherlands

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Scholarly Papers (44)

1.

Child Labour and Health: Evidence and Research Issues

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 13 Mar 2011
O. O'Donnell, Eddy van Doorslaer and Furio C. Rosati
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and United Nations - UCW Program
Downloads 427 (26,654)

Abstract:

child labour, worst forms of child labour, health, poverty

The Wear and Tear on Health: What is the Role of Occupation?

SOEPpaper No. 618
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Apr 2014
Bastian Ravesteijn, Hans van Kippersluis and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 175 (145,150)

Abstract:

Health Economics, Labor Economics, Dynamic Panel Data Models

The Wear and Tear on Health: What is the Role of Occupation?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 09/2013-028
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 18 Sep 2013
Bastian Ravesteijn, Hans van Kippersluis and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 64 (299,451)

Abstract:

The Wear and Tear on Health: What is the Role of Occupation?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-143/V
Number of pages: 27 Posted: 17 Sep 2013
Bastian Ravesteijn, Hans van Kippersluis and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 43 (361,734)

Abstract:

labor, health, dynamic panel data

Universal Coverage on a Budget: Impacts on Health Care Utilization and Out-of-Pocket Expenditures in Thailand

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-067/V
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 May 2013
International Health Policy Program (IHPP) - Thailand, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), International Health Policy Program (IHPP), International Health Policy Program, Bureau of Policy and Strategy, Ministry of Public Health and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 206 (124,543)

Abstract:

Health Insurance, Health Care, Medical Expenditures, Universal Coverage, Thailand

Universal Coverage on a Budget: Impacts on Health Care Utilization and Out-of-Pocket Expenditures in Thailand

CESifo Working Paper Series No. 4262
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jun 2013
International Health Policy Program (IHPP) - Thailand, CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research), University of Macedonia, International Health Policy Program (IHPP), International Health Policy Program, Bureau of Policy and Strategy, Ministry of Public Health, Erasmus School of Economics and International Health Policy Program (IHPP) - Thailand
Downloads 67 (292,077)

Abstract:

health insurance, health care, medical expenditures, universal coverage, Thailand

On Decomposing the Causes of Health Sector Inequalities with an Application to Malnutrition Inequalities in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2714
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Adam Wagstaff, Eddy van Doorslaer and Naoke Watanabe
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), Erasmus School of Economics and World Bank
Downloads 177 (143,661)
Citation 32

Abstract:

Health Sector Inequalities Malnutrition Viet Nam

On Decomposing the Causes of Health Sector Inequalities with an Application to Malnutrition Inequalities in Vietnam

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2714
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Jan 2017
Adam Wagstaff, Naoke Watanabe and Eddy van Doorslaer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG), World Bank and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 16 (490,868)
Citation 25

Abstract:

Environmental Economics & Policies, Public Health Promotion, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Early Child and Children's Health, Disease Control & Prevention, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Inequality, Regional Rural Development, Environmental Economics & Policies, Early Child and Children's Health

5.

The Health Penalty of China's Rapid Urbanization

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 09-016/3
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 19 Feb 2009
Ellen van de Poel, O. O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 161 (134,629)

Abstract:

urbanization, health, China, treatment effects, difference-in-differences

6.

Health Effects of Child Work: Evidence from Rural Vietnam

CEIS Working Paper No. 53
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Apr 2004
Owen A. O'Donnell, Furio C. Rosati and Eddy van Doorslaer
University of Macedonia, United Nations - UCW Program and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 145 (165,071)

Abstract:

Child labour, health, Vietnam

7.

The WTO agreement and telecommunications policy reform

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2601
Number of pages: 69 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 131 (167,895)

Abstract:

Economic Theory&Research; Knowledge Economy; Environmental Economics&Policies; ICT Policy and Strategies; Trade Finance and Investment; Education for the Knowledge Economy

8.

Rising Inequalities in Income and Health in China: Who is Left Behind?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 12-091/V
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 11 Sep 2012
Steef Baeten, Tom Van Ourti and Eddy van Doorslaer
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 131 (174,638)

Abstract:

China, income growth, income inequality, income mobility, health inequality

9.

Going Formal or Informal, Who Cares? The Influence of Public Long-Term Care Insurance

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 06 Feb 2013
Pieter Bakx, Claudine de Meijer, Erik Schut and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus MC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 125 (172,685)

Abstract:

long-term care, informal care, international comparison, SHARE, decomposition

10.

Are Urban Children Really Healthier?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2007-035/3
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 18 Apr 2007
Ellen van de Poel, Owen A. O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 116 (191,049)

Abstract:

child health, urban-rural inequality, nutrition, child mortality

11.

The Effect of Growth and Inequality in Incomes on Health Inequality: Theory and Empirical Evidence from the European Panel

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 06-108/3
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 03 Jan 2007
Tom Van Ourti, Eddy van Doorslaer and X. Koolman
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus Medical Centre - Department of Health Policy and Management
Downloads 106 (208,846)
Citation 2

Abstract:

income inequality, health inequality, income elasticity of health, Europe

12.

Measurement of Horizontal Inequity in Health Care Utilisation Using European Panel Data

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 07-059/3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 04 Aug 2007
Teresa Bago d'Uva, Andrew M. Jones and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics, University of York - Department of Economics and Related Studies and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 94 (229,347)

Abstract:

inequality, inequity, health care utilisation,; panel data, ECHP

13.

Can Risk Adjustment Prevent Risk Selection in a Competitive Long-Term Care Insurance Market?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-017/V
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 18 Jan 2013
Pieter Bakx, Erik Schut and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 88 (203,483)

Abstract:

risk adjustment, long-term care, managed competition, public insurance

14.

Health and Income Across the Life Cycle and Generations in Europe

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2008-009/3
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 23 Jan 2008
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 87 (235,814)
Citation 5

Abstract:

Health, Health inequality, Life cycle, Cohort

15.

Health and Inequality

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 10/2013-060
Number of pages: 145 Posted: 20 Nov 2013
Owen O'Donnell, Eddy van Doorslaer and Tom Van Ourti
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 85 (207,490)

Abstract:

Income, wealth, health, inequality

16.

Effects of NCMS Coverage on Access to Care and Financial Protection in China

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 12-039/3
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 17 Apr 2012
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus School of Economics, Shandong University and Peking University
Downloads 77 (239,117)

Abstract:

Health insurance, access, financial protection, China

17.

What Explains the Rural-Urban Gap in Infant Mortality - Household or Community Characteristics?

TI Discussion Paper No. 07-067/3
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Aug 2007
Ellen van de Poel, Owen A. O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 77 (255,245)

Abstract:

Sub-Saharan Africa, rural-urban inequality, infant mortality, decomposition, unobserved heterogeneity

18.

Does Reporting Heterogeneity Bias the Measurement of Health Disparities?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 2006-033/3
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 11 Apr 2006
University of York (UK), Erasmus School of Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Macedonia and World Health Organization
Downloads 73 (261,107)

Abstract:

health measurement, vignettes, self-reported health, reporting heterogeneity

19.

Cut-Point Shift and Index Shift in Self-Reported Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 1286; Tinbergen Institute Working Paper No. 2003-042/3
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 13 Sep 2004
Maarten Lindeboom and Eddy van Doorslaer
Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 70 (273,277)
Citation 32

Abstract:

health measurement, ordered response models, cut point shift, index shift, Canada

20.

Health, Financial Incentives and Retirement in Spain

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 08-093/3
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 05 Oct 2008
Esen Erdogan-Ciftci, Eddy van Doorslaer and Angel Lopez Nicolas
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus School of Economics and Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT)
Downloads 67 (279,733)

Abstract:

Health, Retirement, Social security and public pensions

21.

Long Run Returns to Education: Does Schooling Lead to an Extended Old Age?

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 09-037/3
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 06 May 2009
Hans van Kippersluis, Owen A. O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 65 (284,187)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Health, Mortality, Education, Causality, Regression Discontinuity

Spending on Health Care in the Netherlands: Not Going So Dutch

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 16-024/V
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 10 Apr 2016
Pieter Bakx, Owen O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 59 (312,491)

Abstract:

Health expenditure, Long-term care, Social insurance, the Netherlands

23.

Measurement of Inequity in Health Care with Heterogeneous Response of Use to Need

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-155/3
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 07 Nov 2011
Ellen van de Poel, Eddy van Doorslaer and Owen A. O'Donnell
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus School of Economics and University of Macedonia
Downloads 63 (259,109)

Abstract:

health care, equity, decomposition

24.

Does Declining Health Affect the Responsiveness of Retirement Decisions to Financial Incentives?

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 01/2011-005
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2011
Esen Erdogan-Ciftci, Eddy van Doorslaer and Angel Lopez Nicolas
Erasmus University Rotterdam, Erasmus School of Economics and Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT)
Downloads 60 (298,154)

Abstract:

health, retirement, public pensions

25.

Financial Protection of Patients Through Compensation of Providers: The Impact of Health Equity Funds in Cambodia

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-169/3
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 29 Nov 2011
University of Lausanne, Ministry of Health, affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 58 (284,187)

Abstract:

health financing, user fees, financial protection, health care, Cambodia

Education-Related Inequity in Health Care with Heterogeneous Reporting of Health

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 10-122/3
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 08 Dec 2010
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 38 (379,967)

Abstract:

Health Care, Health, Equity, Reporting Heterogeneity, Vignettes

Education-Related Inequity in Health Care with Heterogeneous Reporting of Health

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 11/2010-094
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Jul 2011
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 20 (467,556)

Abstract:

health care, health, equity, reporting heterogeneity, vignettes

27.

Socioeconomic Differences in Health Over the Life Cycle in an Egalitarian Country

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 26 Jan 2009
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 57 (298,154)
Citation 2

Abstract:

Health, Socioeconomic Status, Life Cycle

28.

Long and Healthy Careers? The Relationship between Occupation and Health and its Implications for the Statutory Retirement Age

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 13 Nov 2013
Bastian Ravesteijn, Hans van Kippersluis and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 50 (197,122)

Abstract:

Labour, health, occupation, aging, disability

29.

Health and Inequality

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 13-170/V
Number of pages: 146 Posted: 16 Oct 2013
Owen A. O'Donnell, Eddy van Doorslaer and Tom Van Ourti
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 50 (167,004)

Abstract:

income, wealth, health, inequality

30.

Health Expenditure Growth: Looking Beyond the Average Through Decomposition of the Full Distribution

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 12-051/3
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 12 May 2012
Erasmus MC, Erasmus MC, Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE)
Downloads 47 (324,647)

Abstract:

Health care expenditure, decomposition, aging, pharmaceuticals, the Netherlands

31.

Effects of Health on Own and Spousal Employment and Income Using Acute Hospital Admissions

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 11-143/3
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Pilar Garcia-Gomez, Hans van Kippersluis and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 38 (330,483)

Abstract:

health, disability, employment, income, propensity score matching

32.

Explaining Declining Rates of Institutional LTC Use in the Netherlands: A Decomposition Approach

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 01 Jul 2014
Erasmus MC, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus MC and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 37 (345,491)

Abstract:

long-term care, disability, decomposition analysis

33.

Time to Drop Time-to-Death? Unraveling the Determinants of LTC Spending in the Netherlands

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 11/2009-045
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 24 Mar 2010
Erasmus MC, Erasmus MC, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 33 (358,369)

Abstract:

aging, long-term care, expenditures, time-to-death, homecare, institutional care

34.

Slipping Anchor? Testing the Vignettes Approach to Identification and Correction of Reporting Heterogeneity

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 11/2009-038
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 22 Mar 2010
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 32 (372,108)

Abstract:

reporting heterogeneity, survey methods, vignettes, health, cognition

35.

Long Run Returns to Education: Does Schooling Lead to an Extended Old Age

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 04/2009-014
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 19 Nov 2009
Hans van Kippersluis, Owen A. O'Donnell and Eddy van Doorslaer
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 32 (379,435)
Citation 4

Abstract:

health, mortality, education causality, regression discontinuity

36.

Paying for Health Care: Quantifying Fairness, Catastrophe, and Impoverishment, with Applications to Vietnam, 1993-98

World Bank Policy Research Working Paper No. 2715
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Apr 2016
affiliation not provided to SSRN, World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 20 (333,490)
Citation 16

Abstract:

Public Health Promotion, Payment Systems & Infrastructure, Health Systems Development & Reform, Health Monitoring & Evaluation, Economic Theory & Research, Health Economics & Finance

37.

Health Effects of Children’s Work: Evidence from Vietnam

Understanding Children's Work Programme Working Paper, April 2003
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2011
O. O'Donnell, Eddy van Doorslaer and Furio C. Rosati
University of Macedonia, Erasmus School of Economics and United Nations - UCW Program
Downloads 18 (441,695)

Abstract:

child labour, health, agricultural work, healthy worker selection effect, Vietnam

38.

Who Can Predict Their Own Demise? Accuracy of Longevity Expectations by Education and Cognition

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-052/V
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 11 May 2015
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Faculty of Economics, Novartis, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 12 (421,430)

Abstract:

Expectations, Mortality, Health, Cognition, Education

39.

Coping with Health-Care Costs: Implications for the Measurement of Catastrophic Expenditures and Poverty

Health Economics, 17: 1393-1412 (2008)
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Nov 2014
University of Lausanne, University of Geneva, University of Macedonia and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 11 (403,130)
Citation 5

Abstract:

coping strategies; out-of-pocket expenditures; catastrophic payments; poverty; India

40.

Economic Impact of Illness With Health Insurance But Without Income Insurance

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-060/V
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 21 May 2015
CESifo (Center for Economic Studies and Ifo Institute for Economic Research), Khon Kaen University, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 3 (462,578)

Abstract:

Health, medical expenditure, social insurance, universal coverage, Thailand

41.

Will You Still Need Me, Will You Still Feed Me When I'm 64? The Health Impact of Caregiving

Tinbergne Institute Discussion Paper 16-106/V
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 07 Dec 2016
Paul L. de Zwart, Pieter Bakx and Eddy van Doorslaer
University Medical Center Groningen, Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) and Erasmus School of Economics
Downloads 0 (348,632)

Abstract:

long term care, informal caregiving, health, SHARE

42.

Health Disparities by Income in Spain before and after the Economic Crisis

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper 15-130/V
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 03 Dec 2015
Max Coveney, Pilar Garcia-Gomez, Eddy van Doorslaer and Tom Van Ourti
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR) - Erasmus School of Economics (ESE), Erasmus School of Economics and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
Downloads 0 (345,491)

Abstract:

economic crisis, health inequality, Spain

43.

Growing Richer and Taller: Explaining Change in the Distribution of Child Nutritional Status During Vietnam's Economic Boom

Tinbergen Institute Discussion Paper No. 07-008/3
Posted: 20 Jan 2007
Owen A. O'Donnell, Angel Lopez Nicolas and Eddy van Doorslaer
University of Macedonia, Technical University of Cartagena (UPCT) and Erasmus School of Economics

Abstract:

Malnutrition, child height, decomposition, quantile regression, Vietnam

44.

What Makes the Personal Income Tax Progressive? A Comparative Analysis for Fifteen OECD Countries

International Tax and Public Finance, Vol. 8, No. 3, pp. 299-316, May 2001
Posted: 19 Oct 2001
Adam Wagstaff and Eddy van Doorslaer
World Bank - Development Research Group (DECRG) and Erasmus School of Economics

Abstract:

Personal income tax, sources of progressivity