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 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 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 recent presentation

(vii) Working Times and Health Behaviours
(Keywords: working time and obesity) Link to recent presentation

(viii) The Social Formation of Preferences
(Keywords: Culture, Spatial Identity, preferences for redistribution, insurance, savings) Link to CESIfo Area Conference presentation

(ix) The Determinants of 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