Series: IMF Working Papers
Author(s): Anne-Line Koch Helsø , Nicola Pierri , and Adelina Yanyue Wang
Publisher: INTERNATIONAL MONETARY FUND
Publication Date: 16 August 2019
Keywords: Labor market characteristics, Labor markets, Labor force participation, Labor costs, Labor supply, Hospital quality, healthcare quality, health shocks, hospital productivity, AEL
We study the costs of hospitalizations on patients' earnings and labor supply, using the universe of hospital admissions in Denmark and full-population tax data. We evaluate the quality of treatment based on its ab...