EconPapers    
Economics at your fingertips  
 

Healthcare Spending Inequality: Evidence from Hungarian Administrative Data

Anikó Bíró and Daniel Prinz ()

No 1909, IEHAS Discussion Papers from Institute of Economics, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

Abstract: Using administrative data on incomes and healthcare spending, we develop new evidence on the distribution of healthcare spending in Hungary. We document substantial geographic heterogeneity and a positive association between income and public healthcare spending.

Keywords: administrative data; healthcare expenditures; inequality (search for similar items in EconPapers)
JEL-codes: H51 I14 I18 (search for similar items in EconPapers)
New Economics Papers: this item is included in nep-hea and nep-tra
Date: 2019-03
References: View references in EconPapers View complete reference list from CitEc
Citations: Track citations by RSS feed

Downloads: (external link)
http://www.mtakti.hu/wp-content/uploads/2019/03/MTDP1909.pdf (application/pdf)

Related works:
This item may be available elsewhere in EconPapers: Search for items with the same title.

Export reference: BibTeX RIS (EndNote, ProCite, RefMan) HTML/Text

Persistent link: https://EconPapers.repec.org/RePEc:has:discpr:1909

Access Statistics for this paper

More papers in IEHAS Discussion Papers from Institute of Economics, Centre for Economic and Regional Studies, Hungarian Academy of Sciences Contact information at EDIRC.
Bibliographic data for series maintained by Adrienn Foldi ().

 
Page updated 2019-09-15
Handle: RePEc:has:discpr:1909