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Discrete Choice Experiments in Health Economics: A Review of the Literature

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  • Domino Determann
  • Stavros Petrou
  • Domenico Moro
  • Esther Bekker-Grob

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The use of DCEs in healthcare continues to grow dramatically, as does the scope of applications across an expanding range of countries. There is increasing evidence that more sophisticated approaches to DCE design and analytical techniques are improving the quality of final outputs. That said, recent evidence that the use of qualitative methods to inform attribute selection has declined is of concern. Copyright Springer International Publishing Switzerland 2014

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  • Michael Clark & Domino Determann & Stavros Petrou & Domenico Moro & Esther Bekker-Grob, 2014. "Discrete Choice Experiments in Health Economics: A Review of the Literature," PharmacoEconomics, Springer, vol. 32(9), pages 883-902, September.
  • Handle: RePEc:spr:pharme:v:32:y:2014:i:9:p:883-902
    DOI: 10.1007/s40273-014-0170-x
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