Recent Talks

I am happy to give talks on the following topics (main keywords below) which refer to projects I have just completed:

(i) Democracy, Health and Health Care

(Keywords: heights and democracy, participatory health care decision making, health decentralization, provider choice, middle-class capture, health inequality) Link to a recent presentation

(ii) Self-Insurance and Long-Term Care Behaviour

(Keywords: Housing, long-term care insurance, aging in place) Link to NBER Summer Institute presentation

(iii) Identity and the Social Formation of Health Behaviours

(Keywords: Self-image, culture, intergenerational transmission, anorexia, blood Donation) Link to CEP wellbeing presentation

(iv) Sleep and Economic Behavior

(Keywords: sleep, fertility, sleep deprivation, productivity, savings, employment) Link to a recent presentation

(v) Health Inequality Aversion

(Keywords: attitudes to health inequality, sensitivity to inequality, veil of ignorance, locus of control) Link to recent presentation

(vi) Behavioral Incentives and Health Insurance

(Keywords: risk preferences, locus of control, health insurance selection, health insurance and quality of care) Link to a recent presentation

(vii) Working Times and Health Behaviours

(Keywords: working time and obesity) Link to a recent presentation

(viii) The Social Formation of Preferences

(Keywords: Culture, Spatial Identity, preferences for redistribution, insurance, savings) Link to CESifo Area Conference presentation

(ix) Institutions and Health Inequality

(Keywords: pure and socioeconomic inequalities, health Kuznets curves,  insurance, and health inequality, institutional determinants of health inequality, health inequality traps) Link to APPAM presentation

(X) Biased Survival and Financial Decisions

(Keywords: biased survival expectations, mortality, survival models, end of life data)

Link to ESPE presentation