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Sickness and preventive medical behavior

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  • Wu, Stephen, 2003. "Sickness and preventive medical behavior," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(4), pages 675-689, July.
  • Handle: RePEc:eee:jhecon:v:22:y:2003:i:4:p:675-689
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    4. Olivier Chanel & Stéphane Luchini & Alain Paraponaris & Christel Protière & Jean-Christophe Vergnaud, 2004. "Les consentements à payer pour des programmes de prévention sanitaire incluent-ils de l'altruisme ?. Enseignements d'une enquête sur la fièvre Q," Revue économique, Presses de Sciences-Po, vol. 55(5), pages 923-945.
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    6. Boris Augurzky & Arndt Reichert & Christoph M. Schmidt, 2012. "The Effect of a Bonus Program for Preventive Health Behavior on Health Expenditures," Ruhr Economic Papers 0373, Rheinisch-Westfälisches Institut für Wirtschaftsforschung, Ruhr-Universität Bochum, Universität Dortmund, Universität Duisburg-Essen.
    7. Yoshiro Tsutsui & Uri Benzion & Shosh ShahrabaniAuthor-Name: & Gregory Yom Din, 2008. "Analyzing the Decision to Get Flu Shot: An Empirical Study," ISER Discussion Paper 0711, Institute of Social and Economic Research, Osaka University.
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    13. Shapiro, Joel & Wu, Stephen, 2011. "Fatalism and savings," Journal of Behavioral and Experimental Economics (formerly The Journal of Socio-Economics), Elsevier, vol. 40(5), pages 645-651.
    14. Tsutsui, Yoshiro & Benzion, Uri & Shahrabani, Shosh & Din, Gregory Yom, 2010. "A policy to promote influenza vaccination: A behavioral economic approach," Health Policy, Elsevier, vol. 97(2-3), pages 238-249, October.
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    17. Carmen Herrero Blanco & Juan D. Moreno Ternero, 2004. "Generalized Cost-Analysis Of Screening Programs," Working Papers. Serie AD 2004-18, Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Económicas, S.A. (Ivie).
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