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Oddvar Kaarbøe

Professor, Health Economics
  • E-mailOddvar.Kaarboe@uib.no
  • Phone+47 55 58 92 16+47 959 34 576
  • Visitor Address
    Fosswinckelsgate 14
  • Postal Address
    Postboks 7802
    5020 BERGEN
  • Health economics
  • Incentive theory
  • Evolutionary game theory (former)

International Publications

Aas, Eline, Tor Iversen, Oddvar Kaarboe. 2021. “The Economic Sustainability of the Norwegian Healthcare System”. In Baltagi, B.H., Moscone, F. (Eds.). Emerald Publishing Limited, pp. 81–101. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0573-855520210000295010

Hehenkamp, Burkhard, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2020. “Location Choice and Quality Competition in Mixed Hospital Markets.” Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jebo.2020.06.026.

Tynkkynen, Liina Kaisa, Nina Alexandersen, Oddvar Kaarboe, Anders Anell, Juhani Lehto, and Karsten Vrangbӕk. 2018. “Development of Voluntary Private Health Insurance in Nordic Countries – An Exploratory Study on Country-Specific Contextual Factors.” Health Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2018.03.008.

Islam, M. Kamrul, Sherman Folland, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2018. “Social Capital and Types of Illness: Where Is It Most Effective?” In Elgar Companion to Social Capital and Health. https://doi.org/10.4337/9781785360718.00017.

Kaarboe, Oddvar, and Fredrik Carlsen. 2017. “Socioeconomic Status and Children’s Need for Hospital Services. Implications for Need-Based Resource Allocation Models.” Nordic Journal of Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.5617/njhe.3581.

Islam, M. Kamrul, Sherman Folland, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2017. “Social Capital and Cigarette Smoking: New Empirics Featuring the Norwegian HUNT Data.” Economics and Human Biology. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ehb.2017.04.003.

Januleviciute, Jurgita, Jan Erik Askildsen, Oddvar Kaarboe, Luigi Siciliani, and Matt Sutton. 2016. “How Do Hospitals Respond to Price Changes? Evidence from Norway.” Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.3179.

Lyttkens, Carl Hampus, Terkel Christiansen, Unto Häkkinen, Oddvar Kaarboe, Matt Sutton, and Anna Welander. 2016. “The Core of the Nordic Health Care System Is Not Empty.” Nordic Journal of Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.5617/njhe.2848.

Alexandersen, Nina, Anders Anell, Oddvar Kaarboe, Juhani S Lehto, Liina-Kaisa Tynkkynen, and Karsten Vrangbaek. 2016. “The Development of Voluntary Private Health Insurance in the Nordic Countries.” Nordic Journal of Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.5617/njhe.2718.

Carlsen, Fredrik, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2015. “The Relationship between Educational Attainment and Waiting Time among the Elderly in Norway.” Health Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2015.09.013.

Kaarboe, Oddvar, and Fredrik Carlsen. 2014. “Waiting Times and Socioeconomic Status. Evidence from Norway.” Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.2904.

Folland, Sherman, Oddvar Kaarboe, and Kamrul Islam. 2014. “Chapter 3: How Do We Invest in Social Capital? An Exploration of an Economic Model of Social Capital and Health.” In The Economics of Social Capital and Health. https://doi.org/10.1142/9789814293402_0003.

Januleviciute, Jurgita, Jan Erik Askildsen, Oddvar Kaarboe, Tor Helge Holmås, and Matt Sutton. 2013. “The Impact of Different Prioritisation Policies on Waiting Times: Case Studies of Norway and Scotland.” Social Science and Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2013.07.010.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Tor Iversen and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2013. "Review of waiting times policies: Country case study, Norway. In Siciliani, Borowich and Moran (eds.). Waiting times policies in the health sector. What works? OECD Health Policy Studies. OECD Publishing, Paris. https://doi.org/10.1787/9789264179080-en.

Hehenkamp, Burkhard, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2011. “Paying for Performance in Hospitals.” Economic Analysis and Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0313-5926(11)50004-9.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Tor Helge Holmås, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2011. “Monitoring Prioritisation in the Public Health-Care Sector by Use of Medical Guidelines. the Case of Norway.” Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.1659.

Kaarboe, Oddvar, and Luigi Siciliani. 2011. “Multi-Tasking, Quality and Pay for Performance.” Health Economics. https://doi.org/10.1002/hec.1582.

Carlsen, Fredrik, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2010. “Norwegian Priority Guidelines: Estimating the Distributional Implications across Age, Gender and SES.” Health Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2009.12.003.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Tor Helge Holmås, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2010. “Prioritization and Patients’ Rights: Analysing the Effect of a Reform in the Norwegian Hospital Sector.” Social Science and Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2009.09.022.

Hehenkamp, Burkhard, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2008. “Imitators and Optimizers in a Changing Environment.” Journal of Economic Dynamics and Control. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jedc.2007.06.001.

Kaarbøe, Oddvar, and Trond E. Olsen. 2008. “Distorted Performance Measures and Dynamic Incentives.” Journal of Economics and Management Strategy. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1530-9134.2008.00174.x.

Magnussen, Jon, Terje P. Hagen, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2007. “Centralized or Decentralized? A Case Study of Norwegian Hospital Reform.” Social Science and Medicine. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.socscimed.2007.02.018.

Oestergren, Katarina, Silvia Boni, Kirill Danishevski, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2007. “The Process of Implementing Decentralization. ” In R. Saltman, V. Bankauskaite and K. Vrangbæk (eds.) Decentralization in Health Care: Strategies and Outcomes. Open Academic Press/McGraw Hill.

Hehenkamp, Burkhard, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2006. “When Should the Talented Receive Weaker Incentives? Peer Pressure in Teams.” FinanzArchiv. https://doi.org/10.1628/001522106776667040.

Kaarbøe, Oddvar, and Trond E. Olsen. 2006. “Career Concerns, Monetary Incentives and Job Design.” Scandinavian Journal of Economics. https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1467-9442.2006.00453.x.

Hagen, Terje P., and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2006. “The Norwegian Hospital Reform of 2002: Central Government Takes over Ownership of Public Hospitals.” Health Policy. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.healthpol.2005.06.014.

Hansen, Per Svejstrup, and Oddvar Kaarboe. 2002. “Equilibrium Selection in Coordination Games with Simultaneous Play.” Economic Theory. https://doi.org/10.1007/s00199-001-0243-x.

 

 

Norwegian Publications (Reviewed)

Kaarboe, Oddvar. 2017. “Kvalitetsbasert finansiering.” Michael, 14: Supplement 19, 68-74.

Alexandersen, Nina, Terje P. Hagen og Oddvar Kaarboe. 2017. “Hvilke bedrifter kjøper private helseforsikringer i Norge?” Samfunnsøkonomen, 1, 31-38.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Tor Helge Holmås, Oddvar Kaarboe, og Karin Monstad. 2016. “Evaluering Av Kommunal Medfinansiering.” Tidsskrift for Omsorgsforskning. https://doi.org/10.18261/issn.2387-5984-2016-02-08.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Fredrik Carlsen, Tor Helge Holmås, og Oddvar Kaarboe. 2014. “Fordeling av midler til kommunal medfinansiering av spesialisthelsetjenestene.” Samfunnsøkonomen, 128(9), 39-50.

Askildsen, Jan Erik, Tor Helge Holmås, og Oddvar Kaarboe. 2008. “Hvordan Måle Prioriteringspraksis i Helsesektoren?” Samfunnsøkonomen, 62 (3), 19-27, 2008.

Gjelsvik, Roar, Oddvar Kaarboe, Hanne Husom Haukland, Anne Lise Bjørke Monsen, og Sverre Sandberg. 2008. “Hvordan Kan Bruk Av Laboratorietjenester Styres?” Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening.

Gjelsvik, Roar, Oddvar Kaarboe, Hanne Husom Haukland, Anne Lise Bjørke Monsen, og Sverre Sandberg. 2008. “More Adequate Use of Laboratory Services- Economical Aspects.” Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening.

Monsen, Anne Lise Bjørke, Roar Gjelsvik, Oddvar Kaarboe, Hanne Husom Haukland, og Sverre Sandberg. 2008. “Riktigere Bruk Av Laboratorietjenester - Medisinske Aspekter.” Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening.

Bretteville-Jensen, Anne Line, og Oddvar Kaarboe. 2004. “Innsatsstyrt Finansiering Også i Psykiatrien?” Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening.

Hagen, Terje P., Oddvar Kaarboe, og Hans Kristian Bakke. 2004. “Legeforeningen Og Sykehusfinansieringen.” Tidsskrift for Den Norske Laegeforening.

 

Other

Collins, Téa, Bente Mikkelsen, Oddvar Kaarboe, Siegfried Walch, and Oleg Chestnov. 2017. “Investing in Healthier Cities – Multistakeholder Action to Prevent Non Ommunicable Diseases.” Eurohealth.

 

Academic lecture
  • Show author(s) 2012. Waiting time and socioeconomic status. Evidence from Norway.
  • Show author(s) 2012. How ho hospitals respond to price changes?
  • Show author(s) 2006. The influence of hospitals' reimbursement schemes on internal wage contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2005. The influence of hospitals' reimbursement schemes on internal wage contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2005. The influence of hospitals' reimbursement schemes on internal wage contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Who should receive weaker incentives? Peer pressure in teams.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Who should Receive Weaker Incentives? Peer Pressure in Teams.
  • Show author(s) 2004. The process of implementing decentralization.
  • Show author(s) 2004. The process of implementing decentralization.
  • Show author(s) 2004. The Norwegian hospital reform of 2002: Central government takes over ownership of public hospitals.
  • Show author(s) 2004. Career concern, monetary incentives and job design.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Egenandeler og prioriteringer i helsevesenet.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Career Concerns, Monetary Incentives, and Job Design.
  • Show author(s) 2003. Behovsbasert finansiering av spesialisthelsetjenesten.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Erfaringer fra organisasjons- og ledelsesreformer i den svenske helsesektoren på 1990-tallet.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Career concerns, mutiple tasks, and short-term contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Career concerns, multiple tasks, and short-term contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Career concerns, multiple tasks, and short-term contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Career concerns, multiple tasks, and short-term contracts.
  • Show author(s) 2001. Career concerns, multiple tasks, and short-term contracts.

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