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  • Lifestyle and future need for social care 

    Askildsen, Jan Erik; Holmås, Tor Helge; Pervin, Tanjima (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2012-12)
    Early-age lifestyle may be an important predictor of demand for social care later in life. Using a longitudinal dataset, in this paper we analyse the effects of previous lifestyle choices on the need for social care. ...
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  • Monitoring prioritization in a public health care sector 

    Askildsen, Jan Erik; Kaarbøe, Oddvar; Holmås, Tor Helge (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2008-12)
    This paper presents a new way to monitor priority settings in public health care systems. We take departure in medical guidelines prescribing acceptable waiting times for different medical descriptions. Allocating ICD10 ...
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  • Will Increased Wages Reduce Shortage of Nurses? A Panel Data Analysis of Nurses’ Labour Supply 

    Askildsen, Jan Erik; Baltagi, Badi H.; Holmås, Tor Helge (Stein Rokkan Centre for Social Studies, 2002-12)
    Shortage of nurses is a problem in several countries. It is an unsettled question whether increasing wages constitute a viable policy for extracting more labour supply from nurses. In this paper we use a unique matched ...
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