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Spain/Back to Centre de Recerca en Economia i Salut (CRES), Universitat Pompeu Fabra

Associate Professor of Economics
Research Center for Health and Economics (CRES)
University Pompeu Fabra
Trias Fargas, 25-27
Barcelona, 08005
Spain

Brief CV of ESTHER MARTINEZ GARCIA

Phd. in Economics, University of Barcelona
MSc. in Economics, University of York

Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Universitat de Girona, Girona (Spain).

Member of CRES (University Pompeu Fabra) and GRES (University of Girona)

Areas of Specialitzation: public economics, health economics.

2000 Prize of the Catalan Society of Economics, together with G. López, for the study Fiscal relations and fiscal balance between Catalonia and the central government, 2000, published by Institut d'Estudis Autonòmics, Barcelona.  

Some Publications on Health EconomicsPuig, J., M. Sáez, E: Martinez (1998): "Why do patients prefer hospital emergency visits? A Nested Multinomial analysis for patient initiated contacs", Health Care Management Science, 1, pp. 39-52.

López, G., E. Martínez, A. Durán (2001): "Tratamiento fiscal de los factores de riesgo para la salud y del gasto sanitario: revisión y propuestas de mejora" ("Fiscal treatment of health risk factors and health expenditures: revision and reform proposals"), in Hacienda Pública Española, 156-1, pp. 185-219.

Martínez, E (1996): "Do regressive tax expenditures always reduce the progressivity and redistributive capacity of the Personal Income Tax? An Analysis of tax credits", Public Finance/ Finances Publiques, vol.51 (2), pp. 226-241.

Martínez, E., M. Saéz y G. López (1999): El aseguramiento y otros gastos sanitarios privados: financiación mediante impuestos y progresividad (Insurance and other private health expenditures: financement through taxes and progressivity), Spanish Ministry of Health, Madrid.