10th World IHEA and ECHE Joint Congress: health economics in the age of longevity

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Abstract

The 10th consecutive World Health Economics conference was organized jointly by International Health Economics Association and European Conference on Health Economics Association and took place at The Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland in July 2014. It has attracted broad participation from the global professional community devoted to health economics teaching,research and policy applications. It has provided a forum for lively discussion on hot contemporary issues such as health expenditure projections, reimbursement regulations,health technology assessment, universal insurance coverage, demand and supply of hospital services, prosperity diseases, population aging and many others. The high-profile debate fostered by this meeting is likely to inspire further methodological advances worldwide and spreading of evidence-based policy practice from OECD towards emerging markets.

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Authors
  • Mihajlo B Jakovljevic
  • Thomas E Getzen
  • Aleksandra Torbica
  • Tomofumi Anegawa
External organisations
  • University of Kragujevac
Research areas and keywords

Keywords

  • Age Factors, Global Health/economics, Health Care Costs/trends, Health Expenditures, Health Services Needs and Demand/economics, Humans, Insurance, Health, Reimbursement/economics, Longevity, Technology Assessment, Biomedical/economics, Time Factors, Universal Coverage/economics
Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)781-783
JournalExpert Review of Pharmacoeconomics & Outcomes Research
Volume14
Issue number6
Publication statusPublished - 2014 Dec
Publication categoryResearch
Peer-reviewedYes
Externally publishedYes