Autor(es):José Murteira; Óscar Lourenço
Date:28 Novembro, 2009

Health Care Utilization and Self-Assessed Health: Specification of Bivariate Models Using Copulas

The discernment of relevant factors driving health care utilization constitutes one important research topic in Health Economics. This issue is frequently addressed through specification of regression models for health care use (y – often measured by numb…