AG – Ageing and Caregiving

Keywords: long-term care funding, gender and caregiving, behavioural ageing, caregiving, ageing and health, health and social care coordination, long term care insurance.

Main Books

Long-Term Care Financing in Europe: Institutions, Markets and Models” (with Courbage, C). Palgrave , 2011.


Main articles

More than One Red Herring’? Heterogeneous Ageing Effects on Healthcare Utilisation” (with Cristina Vilaplana). Health Economics, 2020, in press.

Uninsured by Choice? Evidence from a Choice Experiment on Long Term Care Insurance” (with Richard Frank and Faical Akaichi). Journal of Economic Behaviour and Organisation, 2020, 173 : 422-434.

The ‘mighty girl’ effect: Does parenting daughters alter attitudes towards gender norms?” (Borrell-Porta, M and Philipp, J) Oxford Economic Papers, 2019 71(1): 24-46

Does Long-Term Care Subsidisation Reduce Hospital Admissions? (with Jimenez-Martin, S and Vilaplana, C ). Journal of Health Economics, 2018, 58. 43-66.

Institutionalisation Aversion” and the Willingness to Pay for Home Health Care“. Journal of Housing Economics, 2017, 38: 62-69.

Does the Expansion of Public Long-Term Care Funding Affect Savings Behaviour?” (with Vilaplana, C). Fiscal Studies, 2017, 38 (3). 417-443

“Careful in the Crisis? Determinants of Older People’s Informal Care Receipt in CrisisStruck European Countries” (with Karlsson, M and H Øien). Health Economics, 2016, 25 (S2) :25-42.

Financing Long-Term Care: Ex-Ante, Ex-Post or Both?” (with Swartz, K and Courbage, C) Health Economics, 2015, 24: S45–S57

Crowding Out of Long-Term Care Insurance: Evidence from European Expectations data” (with Courbage, C). Health Economics, 2015, 24: S74–S88.

Family Ties and the Crowding Out of Long-Term Care Insurance”. Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2010, 26(4): 691-712.

Ageing, health, and healthcare” (with Breyer, F and Felder, S).Oxford Review of Economic Policy, 2010, 26(4): 674-90