OECD Health Working Papers

ISSN :
1815-2015 (online)
DOI :
10.1787/18152015
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This series is designed to make available to a wider readership health studies prepared for use within the OECD. Authorship is usually collective, but principal writers are named. The papers are generally available only in their original language - English or French - with a summary in the other.
 

A Comparative Analysis of Health Forecasting Methods You or your institution have access to this content

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Author(s):
Roberto Astolfi1, Luca Lorenzoni1, Jillian Oderkirk1
Author Affiliations
  • 1: OECD, France

Publication Date
31 Oct 2012
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No.:
59
Pages
121
DOI
10.1787/5k912j389bf0-en

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Concerns about health expenditure growth and its long-term sustainability have stimulated the development of health expenditure forecasting models in many OECD countries. This comparative analysis reviewed 25 models that were developed by, or used for, policy analysis by OECD member countries and other international organisations...
JEL Classification:
  • H51: Public Economics / National Government Expenditures and Related Policies / Government Expenditures and Health
  • I12: Health, Education, and Welfare / Health / Health Production
  • J11: Labor and Demographic Economics / Demographic Economics / Demographic Trends, Macroeconomic Effects, and Forecasts