V Atella

Summary

Affiliation: University of Rome Tor Vergata
Country: Italy

Publications

  1. pmc Pharmaceutical price controls and minimum efficacy regulation: evidence from the United States and Italy
    Vincenzo Atella
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome 00133, Italy
    Health Serv Res 47:293-308. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of age and time to death on primary care costs: The Italian experience
    Vincenzo Atella
    Centre for Economic and International Studies CEIS, University of Tor Vergata, Via Columbia 2, 00133 Rome, Italy Center for Health Policy Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 114:10-7. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of cost-sharing schemes on drug compliance in Italy: evidence based on quantile regression
    Vincenzo Atella
    Department of Economics and Finance, University of Rome Tor Vergata, CHP PCOR Stanford University, via Columbia, 2, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Int J Public Health 59:329-39. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Are primary care physicians, public and private sector specialists substitutes or complements? Evidence from a simultaneous equations model for count data
    Vincenzo Atella
    CEIS SEFEMEQ, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Health Econ 27:770-85. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug compliance, co-payment and health outcomes: evidence from a panel of Italian patients
    Vincenzo Atella
    Faculty of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Health Econ 15:875-92. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Affordability of medicines and patients' cost-reducing behaviour: empirical evidence based on SUR estimates from Italy and the UK
    Vincenzo Atella
    Centre of International Studies on Economic Growth CEIS Dipartimento di Studi Economico Finanziari e Metodi Quantitativi SEFEMEQ, Faculty of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 4:23-35. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of access to physician services in Italy: a latent class seemingly unrelated probit approach
    Vincenzo Atella
    Department of Economics, CEIS Tor Vergata and SEFEMEQ, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Health Econ 13:657-68. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Drug cost containment policies in Italy: are they really effective in the long-run? The case of minimum reference price
    V Atella
    SEFEMEQ CEIS Faculty of Economics, University of Roma II Tor Vergata, Via di Tor Vergata snc, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Health Policy 50:197-218. 2000
  9. doi request reprint Are employers discriminating with respect to weight? European Evidence using Quantile Regression
    Vincenzo Atella
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, CEIS Tor Vergata and CHILD, Italy
    Econ Hum Biol 6:305-29. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Bridging science and health policy in cardiovascular disease: focus on lipid management: A Report from a Session held during the 7th International Symposium on Multiple Risk Factors in Cardiovascular Diseases: Prevention and Intervention--Health Policy, i
    V Atella
    Department of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Atheroscler Suppl 10:3-21. 2009

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Pharmaceutical price controls and minimum efficacy regulation: evidence from the United States and Italy
    Vincenzo Atella
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome 00133, Italy
    Health Serv Res 47:293-308. 2012
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint The effect of age and time to death on primary care costs: The Italian experience
    Vincenzo Atella
    Centre for Economic and International Studies CEIS, University of Tor Vergata, Via Columbia 2, 00133 Rome, Italy Center for Health Policy Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, 117 Encina Commons Stanford University Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 114:10-7. 2014
    ..Therefore, our advice to policy makers is to use disaggregated models to better disentangle these contributions and to produce more reliable health spending forecasts. ..
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of cost-sharing schemes on drug compliance in Italy: evidence based on quantile regression
    Vincenzo Atella
    Department of Economics and Finance, University of Rome Tor Vergata, CHP PCOR Stanford University, via Columbia, 2, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Int J Public Health 59:329-39. 2014
    ..In this article we investigate the causal effect of cost-sharing schemes on compliance with statins in a quantile regression framework...
  4. doi request reprint Are primary care physicians, public and private sector specialists substitutes or complements? Evidence from a simultaneous equations model for count data
    Vincenzo Atella
    CEIS SEFEMEQ, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    J Health Econ 27:770-85. 2008
    ..Once common unobserved heterogeneity is properly accounted for, general practitioners, public and private specialists are found to be substitute sources of medical care. In contrast, a naive model finds they are complements...
  5. ncbi request reprint Drug compliance, co-payment and health outcomes: evidence from a panel of Italian patients
    Vincenzo Atella
    Faculty of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Health Econ 15:875-92. 2006
    ..Our results show that drug co-payment has a strong effect on compliance, and that this effect is immediate...
  6. ncbi request reprint Affordability of medicines and patients' cost-reducing behaviour: empirical evidence based on SUR estimates from Italy and the UK
    Vincenzo Atella
    Centre of International Studies on Economic Growth CEIS Dipartimento di Studi Economico Finanziari e Metodi Quantitativi SEFEMEQ, Faculty of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 4:23-35. 2005
    ..Therefore, the aim of this article is to explore empirically how, and to what extent, costs incurred by patients influence their decision-making behaviour in accessing medicines...
  7. ncbi request reprint Determinants of access to physician services in Italy: a latent class seemingly unrelated probit approach
    Vincenzo Atella
    Department of Economics, CEIS Tor Vergata and SEFEMEQ, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Health Econ 13:657-68. 2004
    ..Richer individuals are less likely to seek care from GP's and more likely to seek care from specialists, and especially private specialists. Health status and societal vulnerability are the most important indicators of class membership...
  8. ncbi request reprint Drug cost containment policies in Italy: are they really effective in the long-run? The case of minimum reference price
    V Atella
    SEFEMEQ CEIS Faculty of Economics, University of Roma II Tor Vergata, Via di Tor Vergata snc, 00133, Rome, Italy
    Health Policy 50:197-218. 2000
    ..Changes in the up-ward trends can be obtained only with joint intervention on both supply and demand side. At the same time, a cost containment policy that acts on prices can have serious implications in terms of welfare...
  9. doi request reprint Are employers discriminating with respect to weight? European Evidence using Quantile Regression
    Vincenzo Atella
    University of Rome Tor Vergata, CEIS Tor Vergata and CHILD, Italy
    Econ Hum Biol 6:305-29. 2008
    ....
  10. doi request reprint Bridging science and health policy in cardiovascular disease: focus on lipid management: A Report from a Session held during the 7th International Symposium on Multiple Risk Factors in Cardiovascular Diseases: Prevention and Intervention--Health Policy, i
    V Atella
    Department of Economics, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
    Atheroscler Suppl 10:3-21. 2009
    ..Failure to bridge the gap between science and health policy, particularly in relation to lipid management, could result in missed opportunities to reverse the burgeoning epidemic of CVD in Europe...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cost to the patient or cost to the healthcare system? Which one matters the most for GP prescribing decisions? A UK-Italy comparison
    Karen Hassell
    School of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences, University of Manchester, Manchester, United Kingdom
    Eur J Public Health 13:18-23. 2003
    ..This paper describes how the charge system influences the prescribing decisions of Italian and UK physicians...