Marco Varkevisser

Summary

Affiliation: Erasmus University
Country: The Netherlands

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Defining hospital markets for antitrust enforcement: new approaches and their applicability to The Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ Policy Law 3:7-29. 2008
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical policy in the Netherlands: from price regulation towards managed competition
    Lieke H H M Boonen
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 22:53-76. 2010
  3. doi request reprint Do patients choose hospitals with high quality ratings? Empirical evidence from the market for angioplasty in the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:371-8. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Why do patients bypass the nearest hospital? An empirical analysis for orthopaedic care and neurosurgery in the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management and Erasmus Competition and Regulation Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 8:287-95. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Assessing hospital competition when prices don't matter to patients: the use of time-elasticities
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 10:43-60. 2010
  6. pmc Using the deductible for patient channeling: did preferred providers gain patient volume?
    Stéphanie A van der Geest
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 17:645-52. 2016
  7. doi request reprint What health plans do people prefer? The trade-off between premium and provider choice
    Domino Determann
    Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and health Services, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 165:10-8. 2016
  8. doi request reprint Competition policy for health care provision in the Netherlands
    Frederik T Schut
    iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy . 2016
  9. doi request reprint The impact of geographic market definition on the stringency of hospital merger control in Germany and the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    1Associate Professor of Health Economics, Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ Policy Law 7:363-81. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Tackling hospital waiting times: the impact of past and current policies in the Netherlands
    Frederik T Schut
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 113:127-33. 2013

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Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Defining hospital markets for antitrust enforcement: new approaches and their applicability to The Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, 3000 DR Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ Policy Law 3:7-29. 2008
    ..We conclude that the appropriate approach depends crucially on how health insurers contract with hospitals and how patients select their hospital...
  2. ncbi request reprint Pharmaceutical policy in the Netherlands: from price regulation towards managed competition
    Lieke H H M Boonen
    Institute of Health Policy and Management, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 22:53-76. 2010
    ..To analyse the development of pharmaceutical policy in the Dutch market for outpatient prescription drugs since the early 1990s...
  3. doi request reprint Do patients choose hospitals with high quality ratings? Empirical evidence from the market for angioplasty in the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    J Health Econ 31:371-8. 2012
    ..Insofar patients base their hospital choice on such imperfect quality information, this may result in suboptimal choices and risk selection by hospitals...
  4. ncbi request reprint Why do patients bypass the nearest hospital? An empirical analysis for orthopaedic care and neurosurgery in the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management and Erasmus Competition and Regulation Institute, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 8:287-95. 2007
    ..From our analysis it follows that both patient and hospital care heterogeneity should be taken into account when assessing the substitutability of hospitals...
  5. doi request reprint Assessing hospital competition when prices don't matter to patients: the use of time-elasticities
    Marco Varkevisser
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Int J Health Care Finance Econ 10:43-60. 2010
    ..This implies that all hospitals in our study sample have at least one close substitute which is an important precondition for effective hospital competition...
  6. pmc Using the deductible for patient channeling: did preferred providers gain patient volume?
    Stéphanie A van der Geest
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, P O Box 1738, 3000 DR, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Eur J Health Econ 17:645-52. 2016
    ....
  7. doi request reprint What health plans do people prefer? The trade-off between premium and provider choice
    Domino Determann
    Centre for Nutrition, Prevention and health Services, National Institute for Public Health and the Environment RIVM, Bilthoven, The Netherlands Department of Public Health, Erasmus MC, University Medical Center Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Soc Sci Med 165:10-8. 2016
    ..However, a premium discount up to €15/month by restricted health plans might motivate especially younger, healthier, and less wealthy consumers to choose these plans. ..
  8. doi request reprint Competition policy for health care provision in the Netherlands
    Frederik T Schut
    iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy . 2016
    ..To prevent further consolidation and anticompetitive coordination, strict enforcement of competition policy is crucially important for safeguarding the potential for effective insurer-provider negotiations about quality and price...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of geographic market definition on the stringency of hospital merger control in Germany and the Netherlands
    Marco Varkevisser
    1Associate Professor of Health Economics, Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Econ Policy Law 7:363-81. 2012
    ..We argue that for society the costs of being too permissive with regard to hospital mergers may be larger than the costs of being too stringent. ..
  10. doi request reprint Tackling hospital waiting times: the impact of past and current policies in the Netherlands
    Frederik T Schut
    Institute of Health Policy and Management iBMG, Erasmus University Rotterdam, The Netherlands
    Health Policy 113:127-33. 2013
    ..This has triggered the introduction of new powerful supply-side constraints in 2012, which may cause waiting times to increase for the coming years...