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Cost-Sharing Design Matters: A Comparison of the Rebate and Deductible in Healthcare

Since 2006, the Dutch population has faced two different cost-sharing schemes in health insurance for curative care: a mandatory rebate of 255 euros in 2006 and 2007, and since 2008 a mandatory deductible. Using administrative data for the entire Dutch population, we compare the effect of both cost-sharing schemes on healthcare consumption between 2006 and 2013.

CPB Discussion Paper 367 | 7 December 2017

60 pages | pdf document, 1.5 MB

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How (not) to measure competition

We discuss and apply a new measure of competition: the elasticity of a firm's profits with respect to its cost level.

CPB Discussion Paper 91 | 3 December 2007

49 pages | pdf document, 260.6 KB

ISBN 9789058333407 | Go to publication

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