The 2018 CINCH Academy – Essen Summer School in Health Economics (sponsored by the BMBF) 

We are happy to have Richard G. Frank(Harvard) and Luigi Siciliani(York) as keynote speakers who will surely provide great lectures. There will also be time for participants to present their own work and receive feedback during 10 hours of student presentations. The best paper will be awarded with a publication in the CINCH working paper series and the registration fees will be remitted.

Outline:
I. The Economics of Hospitals
•	Hospital quality competition
•	Patient choice
•	Hospital ownership and quality
•	Fixed prices and Pay for Performance
•	Waiting times
•	Quality of care
 
II. The Economics of Mental Health
•	Salient Features of Mental Illness
•	Institutions and Supply of Care
•	The Role of Government
•	Mental Health Insurance Protection
•	Provider/Insurer payment
•	Economics and Mental Health Policy
 
If you wish to participate, you can do so by sending in a full paper and CV until 1st of April at [log in para visualizar] 

The registration fee is €400 for doctoral students, €650 for others; the fee does not include travel or accommodation.

For further information, you can check the website: https://cinch.uni-due.de/events/summer-school/cinch-academy-2018/