Health Economics | University of Lucerne

Selected journal articles (peer reviewed)

Kaufmann C, Schmid C, Boes S (2017). Health insurance subsidies and deductible choice: Evidence from regional variation in subsidy schemes. Journal of Health Economics 55, 262-273.

Almer C, Boes S, Nüesch S (2017). Dynamics in the housing market after an environmental shock? Evidence from online advertisements. Oxford Economic Papers 69(4), 918-938.

Vaidya S, Hibbert CL, Kinter E, Boes S (2017). Identification of key cost generating events for idiopathic pulmonary fibrosis: A systematic review. Lung 195(1), 1-8.

Röthlisberger F, Boes S, Rubinelli S, Schmitt K, Scheel-Sailer A (2017). Challenges and potential improvements in the admission process of patients with spinal cord injury in a specialized rehabilitation clinic - an interview based qualitative study of an interdisciplinary team. BMC Health Services Research 17, 443.

Napierala C, Boes S (2017). How weekdays influence economic outcomes in DRG financed health care systems - a case study. BMC Health Services Research 17, 168.

Boes S, Gerfin M (2016). Does full insurance increase the demand for health care? Health Economics 25(11), 1483-1496.

Thurneysen N, Plank T, Boes S (2016). Analysis of costs and benefits of a re-accreditation of a Swiss acute care hospital. Safety in Health 2:2.

Marti A, Boes S, Lay V, Reuben Escorpizo PT, Trezzini B (2016). The association between chronological age, age at injury and employment: Is there a mediating effect of secondary health conditions? Spinal Cord 54, 239-244.

Boes S, Marti J, Maclean JC (2015). The impact of smoking bans on smoking and consumer behavior: Quasi-experimental evidence from Switzerland. Health Economics 24(11), 1502-1516.

Boes S, Nüesch S, Wüthrich K (2015). Hedonic valuation of the perceived risks of nuclear power plants. Economics Letters 133, 109-111.

Bachmann A, Boes S (2014). Private transfers and college students’ decision to work. Economics of Education Review 42, 34-42.

Boes S, Nüesch S, Stillman S (2013). Aircraft noise, health, and residential sorting: evidence from two quasi-experiments. Health Economics 22(9), 1037-1051.

Boes S (2013). Nonparametric analysis of treatment effects in ordered response models. Empirical Economics 44(1), 81-109.

Boes S, Nüesch S (2011). Quasi-experimental evidence on the effect of aircraft noise on apartment rents. Journal of Urban Economics 69(2), 196-204.

Boes S, Staub KE, Winkelmann R (2010). Relative status and satisfaction. Economics Letters 109(3), 168-170.

Boes S (2010). Count data models with correlated unobserved heterogeneity. Scandinavian Journal of Statistics 37(3), 382-402.

Leemann RJ, Dubach P, Boes S (2010). The leaky pipeline in the Swiss university system: identifying gender barriers in postgraduate education and networks using longitudinal data. Swiss Journal of Sociology 36(2), 299-323.

Boes S, Winkelmann R (2010). The effect of income on general life satisfaction and dissatisfaction. Social Indicators Research 95(1), 111-128.

Boes S, Lipp M, Winkelmann R (2007). Money illusion under test. Economics Letters 94(3), 332-337.

Boes S, Winkelmann R (2006). Ordered response models. Allgemeines Statistisches Archiv 90(1), 165-180. Reprinted in Hübler O, Frohn J (eds) Modern Econometric Analysis, Berlin: Springer.

Software components

A Stata module to estimate generalized ordered probit models.
Download: ssc install goprobit

A Stata module to estimate random effects generalized ordered probit models.
Download: ssc install regoprob