Teresa Bago d'Uva

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Affiliation: Erasmus University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Health care utilisation in Europe: new evidence from the ECHP
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics Room H13 09, Erasmus School of Economics, PB 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:265-79. 2009
  2. doi request reprint Measurement of horizontal inequity in health care utilisation using European panel data
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics, Room H13 09, Erasmus School of Economics, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:280-9. 2009
  3. pmc Differential health reporting by education level and its impact on the measurement of health inequalities among older Europeans
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1375-83. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Does reporting heterogeneity bias the measurement of health disparities?
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 17:351-75. 2008
  5. ncbi request reprint Horizontal inequities in Australia's mixed public/private health care system
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 86:97-108. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint Are urban children really healthier? Evidence from 47 developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 65:1986-2003. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Catastrophic payments for health care in Asia
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 16:1159-84. 2007
  8. doi request reprint Health and income across the life cycle and generations in Europe
    Hans van Kippersluis
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PB 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:818-30. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint A welfare economics foundation for health inequality measurement
    Han Bleichrodt
    Department of Economics, H13 27, Erasmus University, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 25:945-57. 2006
  10. ncbi request reprint Explaining the differences in income-related health inequalities across European countries
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 13:609-28. 2004

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  1. doi request reprint Health care utilisation in Europe: new evidence from the ECHP
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics Room H13 09, Erasmus School of Economics, PB 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:265-79. 2009
    ..On the whole, richer individuals tend to use more specialist care, especially in Portugal, Ireland, Finland, Greece and Austria. Features of the health care systems of these countries may contribute to the observed inequities...
  2. doi request reprint Measurement of horizontal inequity in health care utilisation using European panel data
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics, Room H13 09, Erasmus School of Economics, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:280-9. 2009
    ..This confirms that better estimation and control for need often reveals more pro-rich distributions of doctor utilisation...
  3. pmc Differential health reporting by education level and its impact on the measurement of health inequalities among older Europeans
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Department of Applied Economics, Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Epidemiol 37:1375-83. 2008
    ..This study aims to establish whether health reporting differs by education level and, if so, to determine the extent to which this biases the measurement of health inequalities among older Europeans...
  4. ncbi request reprint Does reporting heterogeneity bias the measurement of health disparities?
    Teresa Bago d'Uva
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 17:351-75. 2008
    ..But the method does not reveal substantial reporting bias in measures of health disparities...
  5. ncbi request reprint Horizontal inequities in Australia's mixed public/private health care system
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 86:97-108. 2008
    ..To the extent that such inequalities in use may translate in inequalities in health outcomes, there may be some reason for concern...
  6. ncbi request reprint Are urban children really healthier? Evidence from 47 developing countries
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 65:1986-2003. 2007
    ..The findings imply that there is a need for programs that target the urban poor, and that this is becoming more necessary as the size of the urban population grows...
  7. ncbi request reprint Catastrophic payments for health care in Asia
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 16:1159-84. 2007
    ..But in China, Kyrgyz and Vietnam, where there are no exemptions of the poor from charges, they are as, or even more, likely to incur catastrophic payments...
  8. doi request reprint Health and income across the life cycle and generations in Europe
    Hans van Kippersluis
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PB 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:818-30. 2009
    ..In most European countries, unlike the US, there is no evidence that income-related health inequality is greater among younger than older generations...
  9. ncbi request reprint A welfare economics foundation for health inequality measurement
    Han Bleichrodt
    Department of Economics, H13 27, Erasmus University, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 25:945-57. 2006
    ..Our results indicate that these measures require assumptions that appear restrictive. One way forward may be the development of multi-dimensional extensions...
  10. ncbi request reprint Explaining the differences in income-related health inequalities across European countries
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 13:609-28. 2004
    ..We also find a substantial contribution of regional health disparities to socio-economic inequalities, primarily in the Southern European countries...
  11. ncbi request reprint Does inequality in self-assessed health predict inequality in survival by income? Evidence from Swedish data
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 57:1621-9. 2003
    ..These results suggest that the often observed inequalities in SAH by income do have predictive power for the-less often observed-inequalities in survival by income...
  12. pmc What explains the rural-urban gap in infant mortality: household or community characteristics?
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Burg Oudlaan 50, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Demography 46:827-50. 2009
    ..Policy needs to operate at both the community and household levels to correct such deficiencies...
  13. doi request reprint Socioeconomic differences in health over the life cycle in an Egalitarian country
    Hans van Kippersluis
    Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 70:428-38. 2010
    ..The less educated appear to suffer a double health penalty in that they begin adult life with a slightly lower health level, which subsequently declines at a faster rate...
  14. ncbi request reprint Explaining income-related inequalities in doctor utilisation in Europe
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 13:629-47. 2004
    ..Despite decades of universal and fairly comprehensive coverage in European countries, utilisation patterns suggest that rich and poor are not treated equally...
  15. doi request reprint Urbanization and the spread of diseases of affluence in China
    Ellen Van de Poel
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PO Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Econ Hum Biol 7:200-16. 2009
    ..Higher incomes explain around one-tenth of the urban concentration of both overweight and hypertension, while the education advantage of urban populations has a similar sized offsetting effect...
  16. ncbi request reprint Inequalities in self-reported health: validation of a new approach to measurement
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 22:61-87. 2003
    ..In addition, we show how the method can be extended to allow for differences in SAH thresholds across different groups of people and to measuring and decomposing 'pure' health inequality...
  17. ncbi request reprint On the interpretation of a concentration index of inequality
    Xander Koolman
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ 13:649-56. 2004
    ..These relationships are illustrated using data on inequality in dental care utilisation in European countries taken from the European Community Household Panel survey...
  18. doi request reprint The effect of income growth and inequality on health inequality: Theory and empirical evidence from the European Panel
    Tom Van Ourti
    Erasmus School of Economics, Erasmus University Rotterdam, PB 1738, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 28:525-39. 2009
    ..The combination of both findings explains the modest increases we observe in income-related health inequality in the majority of countries...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effect of payments for health care on poverty estimates in 11 countries in Asia: an analysis of household survey data
    Eddy van Doorslaer
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Lancet 368:1357-64. 2006
    ..We aimed to reassess measures of poverty in 11 low-to-middle income countries in Asia by calculating total household resources both with and without out-of-pocket payments for health care...
  20. ncbi request reprint An eye for inequality: how trachoma relates to poverty in Tanzania and Vietnam
    Evertjan Jansen
    Institute for Medical Technology Assessment, Erasmus University Medical Centre, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Ophthalmic Epidemiol 14:278-87. 2007
    ..This article aims to assess to what extent trachoma is a disease of the poor, and trachoma services reach the poor in Tanzania and Vietnam...