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Willingness and ability to pay for physician services in six Central and Eastern European countries

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  • Danyliv, Andriy
  • Groot, Wim
  • Gryga, Irena
  • Pavlova, Milena

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Patient charges for physician services are implemented in high-income countries and often are considered in the Central and Eastern Europe (CEE). However, there is no evidence on the potential consumption effects of service charges in these countries.

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  • Danyliv, Andriy & Groot, Wim & Gryga, Irena & Pavlova, Milena, 2014. "Willingness and ability to pay for physician services in six Central and Eastern European countries," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 117(1), pages 72-82.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:hepoli:v:117:y:2014:i:1:p:72-82
    DOI: 10.1016/j.healthpol.2014.02.012
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    Willingness to pay; Elasticity; Demand; User charges;

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