Special Issue "Global Health Economics"
A special issue of International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (ISSN 1660-4601). This special issue belongs to the section "Health Economics".
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (31 July 2019).
Interests: health economics; insurance economics
Special Issues and Collections in MDPI journals
The International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health (IJERPH) has commissioned a Special Issue on “Health Economics”.
This focus of this Special Issue is on health economics. Authors of manuscripts that address important economic aspects of environmental research and public health are particularly encouraged to submit their work for consideration.
The Special Issue is focused on economic studies of phenomena that affect health, including but not limited to:
- Public policy and regulatory provisions in health sector markets;
- Public policy and regulatory provisions in other markets that may affect health (e.g., in respect of insurance markets, food standards, environmental pollution, public safety initiatives, and so on);
- Consumer and producer behaviour in health sector markets;
- Consumer and producer behaviour in other markets that affect health;
- Genetic testing, genomics, and economics;
- Health risk assessment and management;
- Environmental health and diseases;
- The effect of incentives on the behaviour of producers and consumers;
- Problems of market structure and competition;
- Problems of information;
- Public goods.
Prof. Luke Connelly
Prof. Ulf Gerdtham
Manuscript Submission Information
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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health is an international peer-reviewed open access semimonthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 2300 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- consumer behaviour
- producer behaviour
- market outcomes
- public policy
- market failure
- government failure
- market structure
- public goods