Jan Boone

academic partner, Sector 4 Marktordening
+31 88 984 60 00 J.Boone@cpb.nl
Centraal Planbureau

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2594 AV Den Haag


December 7, 2017

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.

April 25, 2014

Provider competition and over-utilization in health care

This paper compares the welfare effects of three ways in which health care can be organized.

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June 11, 2010

Health insurance competition: The effect of group contracts

What are the strategic and welfare implications of group contracts for health insurance?

February 18, 2010

Selective contracting and foreclosure in health care markets

Uninsured consumers do not gain from a ban on exclusive contracts between health care providers and insurers.