September 2020 –December 2020
Research – documentation stages.
Identifying the determinants of health insurance development based on the literature; formulation of the hypotheses to be tested.
Construction of the database with the explanatory variables for the health insurance demand in European countries (Insurance Europe, World Health Organization).
Descriptive evaluation of the data base and testing the formulated hypotheses using classical econometrics and panel data with spatial interactions.
(necessary equipment), elaboration of papers, result dissemination by
submitting an article for publication, creating
the Web Page of the project, and preparation of the annual scientific report.
Objectives presented in the research proposal for the first 4 months of the project:
- Evaluation of the determinants of private health/life insurance development at the European level. Testing the influence of the cultural and institutional factors over the demand for health insurances.
1.5. Dissemination of results