ICEA 2013 - Workshop: Health Economics


 OUR SUBMISSION DEADLINE WAS EXTENDED TO 31 MARCH 2013

 
The workshop on “Health Economics” will be hosted on June 8th by the University of Bucharest, as a part of the 5th International Conference in Economics and Administration, ICEA 2013, and it is supported by the International Journal of Health Economics, an official publication of Faculty of Business and Administration.
 
Submissions should be directed to Dr. Camelia Cojocaru, University of Bucharest:
 
Important deadlines:
Paper submission: 31 March 2013
Confirmation of acceptance: 15 April 2013
Registration of the participants: 25 April 2013 
Details about registration fee and how to pay it are available here:
The workshop invites conceptual and empirical papers in the field of Health Economics.
The workshop aims at bringing into the light the domain of health of population in an economically approach, as a topic of interest all over the world. By promoting Health Economics as one of the important areas existing in a national economy, we want to create premises that should emphasize economic approach of health system with all current deficiencies available worldwide.

Coverage

Topics to be discussed in this workshop include (but are not limited to) the following:
·         Demand and supply of health care under technological advances
·         Impact of information and technology on health determinants
·         Economic evaluation of the performance of health care systems
·         Production of health and health services
·         The effects of health on economic growth
·         Models of financing health services
·         Roles of information, technology and innovation in health policies
·         Health information technology
·         E-health at the intersection of medical informatics, public health and business
·         Economic aspects on health insurance markets
·         Measurement of health at the individual and population level
·         Behavioural models of demanders, suppliers and other health care agencies
·         Cost-benefit and cost-effectiveness analyses
·         Welfare economics in relation with health indicators
·         Health care externalities and technological changes
·         Quality of life and health
·         Economics of ageing and its impact on health sector
·         Economics of mental health
·         Health reforms in (East)-European countries
·         Pharmacoeconomics
Submission

Prospective authors should note that only original and previously unpublished articles will be considered. The papers will be subjected to a double blind review process and, in case of acceptance, the author or one of the co-authors should be available to present the paper at the conference.
AS THE PAPERS ARE INTENDED TO BE PUBLISHED IN THE INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF HEALTH ECONOMICS.
All submissions and inquiries should be directed to the attention of:
Dr. Camelia Cojocaru
Editor-in-Chief 
International Journal of Health Economics