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DIW Wochenbericht 29 / 2020

Wie Corona soziale Ungleichheiten aufdeckt und verschärft: Kommentar

2020| Shan Huang
DIW aktuell 33 / 2020

Corona-Tests sind zu selektiv, um auf tatsächliche Infektionszahlen zu schließen

Spätestens seit Ende März ist die Corona-Krise endgültig in Deutschland angekommen. Unklar ist aber bis heute, inwieweit die offizielle Fallzahl die tatsächliche Entwicklung der Epidemie widerspiegelt. Nutzen und Kosten einer möglichen Lockerung der einschränkenden Maßnahmen können allerdings nur dann sinnvoll betrachtet werden, wenn die Zahl der Erkrankten und die aktuelle Infektionsgeschwindigkeit ...

2020| Shan Huang
Diskussionspapiere 1787 / 2019

The Effect of a Ban on Gender-Based Pricing on Risk Selection in the German Health Insurance Market

Starting from December 2012, insurers in the European Union were prohibited from charging gender-discriminatory prices. We examine the effect of this unisex mandate on risk segmentation in the German health insurance market. While gender used to be a pricing factor in Germany's private health insurance (PHI) sector, it was never used as a pricing factor in the social health insurance (SHI) sector. ...

2019| Shan Huang, Martin Salm
SOEPpapers 1016 / 2018

The Effect of a Ban on Gender-Based Pricing on Risk Selection in the German Health Insurance Market

Starting from December 2012, insurers in the European Union were prohibited from charging gender-discriminatory prices. We examine the effect of this unisex mandate on risk segmentation in the German health insurance market. While gender used to be a pricing factor in Germany’s private health insurance (PHI) sector, it was never used as a pricing factor in the social health insurance (SHI) sector. ...

2018| Shan Huang, Martin Salm
Externe referierte Aufsätze

The Effect of a Ban on Gender‐Based Pricing on Risk Selection in the German Health Insurance Market

Starting from December 2012, insurers in the European Union were prohibited from charging gender‐discriminatory prices. We examine the effect of this unisex mandate on risk segmentation in the German health insurance market. Although gender used to be a pricing factor in Germany's private health insurance (PHI) sector, it was never used as a pricing factor in the social health insurance (SHI) sector. ...

In: Health Economics 29 (2020), 1, S. 3-17 | Shan Huang, Martin Salm
Zeitungs- und Blogbeiträge

Virus trifft Armut

In: Frankfurter Rundschau (11.07.2020), S. 12 | Shan Huang
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