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New Developments in Physician Agency: the Role of Patient Information

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  • F. Barigozzi
  • R. Levaggi

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Paper provided by Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna in its series Working Papers with number 550.

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  1. Peter Oberender & J├╝rgen Zerth, 2008. "The search for good compliance: economic aspects of a conveyed combination pharmaco-therapy, exemplified by an osteoporosis therapy," The European Journal of Health Economics, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 127-136, May.
  2. F. Barigozzi & R. Levaggi, 2006. "A Rationale for Searching (Imprecise) Health Information," Working Papers 559, Dipartimento Scienze Economiche, Universita' di Bologna.

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