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Risk adjustment and risk equalization: what needs to be done?


  • Van de Ven, Wynand P. M. M.


In this paper, we first deal with the rationale of risk adjustment and risk equalization in health insurance markets. Then we discuss the state of the art concerning the application of risk adjustment and risk equalization in practice. Finally, we focus on: What needs to be done?

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  • Van de Ven, Wynand P. M. M., 2011. "Risk adjustment and risk equalization: what needs to be done?," Health Economics, Policy and Law, Cambridge University Press, vol. 6(01), pages 147-156, January.
  • Handle: RePEc:cup:hecopl:v:6:y:2011:i:01:p:147-156_00

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    1. Xu, Weiwei & van de Ven, Wynand P.M.M., 2013. "Consumer choice among Mutual Healthcare Purchasers: A feasible option for China?," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 96(C), pages 277-284.
    2. Heinemann, Stephanie & Leiber, Simone & Greß, Stefan, 2013. "Managed competition in the Netherlands—A qualitative study," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 109(2), pages 113-121.

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