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Hospital Cost Functions


  • Lave, Judith R
  • Lave, Lester B


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  • Lave, Judith R & Lave, Lester B, 1970. "Hospital Cost Functions," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 60(3), pages 379-395, June.
  • Handle: RePEc:aea:aecrev:v:60:y:1970:i:3:p:379-95

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    1. Shapley, Lloyd S & Shubik, Martin, 1969. "On the Core of an Economic System with Externalities," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 59(4), pages 678-684, Part I Se.
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    1. Li, Jing, 2013. "Intermediate input sharing in the hospital service industry," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 43(6), pages 888-902.
    2. Alan Hochstein, 1984. "A Cost Comparison in the Treatment of Long Stay Patients," Canadian Public Policy, University of Toronto Press, vol. 10(2), pages 177-184, June.
    3. Cremieux, Pierre-Yves & Ouellette, Pierre, 2001. "Omitted variable bias and hospital costs," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 20(2), pages 271-282, March.
    4. Oliveira, Monica D. & Bevan, Gwyn, 2008. "Modelling hospital costs to produce evidence for policies that promote equity and efficiency," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 185(3), pages 933-947, March.
    5. John A. Romley & Dana P. Goldman, 2011. "How Costly is Hospital Quality? A Revealed‐Preference Approach," Journal of Industrial Economics, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 59(4), pages 578-608, December.
    6. David Mayston, "undated". "The Economic Determinants of Health Inequalities," Discussion Papers 00/49, Department of Economics, University of York.
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    8. Fernandez, Jose, 2006. "Evaluating the Effect of a Policy Change to Hospital Productivity: 80 Hours Work Restriction on Medical Residents," MPRA Paper 8620, University Library of Munich, Germany.
    9. Lépine, Aurélia & Vassall, Anna & Chandrashekar, Sudha & Blanc, Elodie & Le Nestour, Alexis, 2015. "Estimating unbiased economies of scale of HIV prevention projects: A case study of Avahan," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 131(C), pages 164-172.
    10. Thomas Schaub, 1986. "Bestimmungsfaktoren der Kosten eines Allgemeinspitals," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 122(IV), pages 641-656, December.
    11. Trueblood, Michael A. & Honadle, Beth Walter, 1994. "An Overview Of Factors Affecting The Size Of Local Government," Staff Papers 13688, University of Minnesota, Department of Applied Economics.
    12. Cohen, Jeffrey P. & Morrison Paul, Catherine, 2008. "Agglomeration and Cost Economies for Washington State Hospital Services," Regional Science and Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 38(6), pages 553-564, November.

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