The effect of a law limiting upcoding on hospital admissions: evidence from Italy
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- Giorgio Vittadini & Paolo Berta & Gianmaria Martini & Giuditta Callea, 2010. "Effect of a law limiting upcoding on hospitals’ admissions: Evidence from Italy," Working Papers 1005, Department of Economics and Technology Management, University of Bergamo.
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- Paolo Berta & Gianmaria Martini & Francesco Moscone & Giorgio Vittadini, 2016. "The association between asymmetric information, hospital competition and quality of healthcare: evidence from Italy," Journal of the Royal Statistical Society Series A, Royal Statistical Society, vol. 179(4), pages 907-926, October.
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KeywordsUpcoding; Length of stay; Logit model; Difference-in-difference model; C51; I11; I18; L33;
- C51 - Mathematical and Quantitative Methods - - Econometric Modeling - - - Model Construction and Estimation
- I11 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Analysis of Health Care Markets
- I18 - Health, Education, and Welfare - - Health - - - Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health
- L33 - Industrial Organization - - Nonprofit Organizations and Public Enterprise - - - Comparison of Public and Private Enterprise and Nonprofit Institutions; Privatization; Contracting Out
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