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Prof. Giuliano Masiero


Tel.: +39 0352052045 (Dalmine - ex ENEL)

Office hours: giovedģ dalle 16.30 alle 18.30 oppure su appuntamento.

Building: Dalmine - ex ENEL
via Pasubio 7b - 24044 Dalmine (BG) - Italy
room 4.03

Associate professor
Department of Management, Information and Production Engineering

Associate professor
School of Engineering

37161Health EconomicsEconomia sanitaria (6 crediti)
95010Health EconomicsEconomia sanitaria (9 crediti)
37037Welfare and Market Regulation-ENG Welfare and Market Regulation

Subjects (previous Academic Years):
8920Economics of HealthEconomia sanitaria (5 crediti)
8524Economics of Market FormsEconomia delle forme di mercato (5 crediti)

prof. Giuliano Masiero

Giuliano Masiero is associate professor of Economics at the University of Bergamo. He holds a PhD in Economics from the University of York (UK), a doctorate in Economics from the University of Ancona, and the national scientific qualification to full professor (in public economics). He is currently teaching health and public economics, and market regulation in undergraduate, graduate and doctoral courses, and collaborating with the University of Lugano (USI). He published several scientific papers in the main health economics and policy journals. The main research areas are health and public economics, with a focus on regulation and policy aspects, using theoretical models and econometric techniques. Particular attention has been devoted to the investigation of primary care markets, the consumption of antibiotics and antidepressant drugs, and the economics of long-term care. Some research projects benefited from the financial support of the European Commission and the Swiss National Science Foundation (FNS).

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The role of culture in long-term care arrangement decisions
Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, 2017, 143, 186-200
Is higher nursing home quality more costly?
European Journal of Health Economics, 2016, 17, 1011-1026
Migrant integration policies and health inequalities in Europe
BMC Public Health, 2016, 16, 463
Competitive tendering versus performance-based negotiation in Swiss public transport
Transportation Research Part A: Policy and Practice, 2015, 82, 158-168
Structural and managerial cost differences in nonprofit nursing homes
Economic Modelling, 2015, 51, 289-298
Antibiotic consumption and the role of dispensing physicians
Regional Science & Urban Economics, 2014, 49, 242-251
Implications of global budget payment system on nursing home costs
Health Policy, 2014, 115, 237-248
The demand for school meal services by Swiss households
Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics, 2014, 85(3), 475-495
Assessing the impact of national antibiotic campaigns in Europe
European Journal of Health Economics, 2013, 14, 587-599
Disentangling spillover effects of antibiotic consumption: a spatial panel approach
Applied Economics, 2013, 45, 1041-1054
Topics for Dissertations
Produttivitą delle cure agli anziani
Analisi della domanda di farmaci
Aspetti culturali del consumo di cure mediche
Effetti socioeconomci dei disastri naturali
Responsabilitą e determinanti delle scelte politiche
Impatto delle politiche sanitarie
Analisi della spesa pubblica degli enti locali
Concentrazione e concorrenza in sanitą