Special Issue "Health Econometrics"
A special issue of Econometrics (ISSN 2225-1146).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: 30 November 2021.
Interests: econometric theory; forecasting; applied econometrics; panel data analysis; health econometrics; limited dependent and qualitative variables; probability and density forecasts; forecast combination; Bayesian analysis
This Special Issue aims to publish a collection of papers that use cutting-edge econometric methods using time series, cross-section and panel data to address issues in economics of health, medical care, and health service research. We solicit papers on all aspects of health economics and policy, including demand and supply for healthcare, alternative financing arrangements, including health insurance, and socioeconomic determinants of health. Papers that develop new methods or evaluate existing methods with special reference to spatial dimensions of healthcare and its outcomes will be particularly suitable for the Special Issue. Specific topics of interest include but are not limited to the COVID-19 pandemic, aging, child and maternal health, addiction, behavioral health, social insurance, economics of disability, health inequality, pharmaceutical economics, and international health.
Prof. Dr. Kajal Lahiri
Manuscript Submission Information
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- health econometrics
- population health
- health disparity
The below list represents only planned manuscripts. Some of these manuscripts have not been received by the Editorial Office yet. Papers submitted to MDPI journals are subject to peer-review.