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Tor Helge Holmås

Professor, II
  • E-mailTor.Holmas@uib.no
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    Postboks 7802
    5020 BERGEN
Academic article
  • 2020. Sysselsettingseffekter av pensjonsreformen - avhenger de av helsetilstand. Søkelys på arbeidslivet. 4-19.
  • 2020. How does the type of remuneration affect physician behavior? American Journal of Health Economics. 104-138.
  • 2020. Health effects of reduced workload for older employees. Health Economics. 13 pages.
  • 2019. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certificates? Journal of Health Economics. 117-135.
  • 2018. Socio-economic status and physicians' treatment decisions. Health Economics. e77-e89.
  • 2018. New episodes of musculoskeletal conditions among employed people in Norway, sickness certification and return to work: A multiregister-based cohort study from primary care. BMJ Open. 1-10.
  • 2017. Protocol for the effect evaluation of independent medical evaluation after six months sick leave: a randomized controlled trial of independent medical evaluation versus treatment as usual in Norway. BMC Public Health. 1-6.
  • 2017. Family Matters? The Importance of Relatives for Frail Elders’ Mortality and Hospital Readmission. Journal of Population Ageing. 1-18.
  • 2017. Do treatment decisions depend on physicians' financial incentives? Journal of Public Economics. 74-92.
  • 2016. Mortalitet og reinnlegging – samanhengen med pårøranderessursar blant eldre pasientar. Tidsskrift for omsorgsforskning. 159-168.
  • 2016. Kommunale pleie- og omsorgstjenester – en studie av eldre med og uten nære pårørende. Samfunnsøkonomen. 33-45.
  • 2016. GP consultations for common mental disorders and subsequent sickness certification: register-based study of the employed population in Norway. Family Practice. 656-662.
  • 2016. Evaluering av kommunal medfinansiering. Tidsskrift for omsorgsforskning. 135-142.
  • 2015. Prioritization and the elusive effect on welfare - A Norwegian health care reform revisited. Social Science and Medicine. 290-300.
  • 2015. Price regulation and parallel imports of pharmaceuticals. Journal of Public Economics. 92-105.
  • 2014. Sickness absence among immigrants in Norway: Does occupational disparity matter? European Sociological Review. 1-12.
  • 2014. Fordeling av midler til kommunal medfinansiering av spesialisthelsetjenestene. Samfunnsøkonomen. 39-50.
  • 2013. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians’ work decisions. Applied Economics. 397-406.
  • 2013. The impact of different prioritisation policies on waiting times: Case studies of Norway and Scotland. Social Science and Medicine. 1-6.
  • 2013. Margins and market shares: Pharmacy incentives for generic substitution. European Economic Review. 116-131.
  • 2013. Interdependency between social care and hospital care: the case of hospital length of stay. European Journal of Public Health. 927-933.
  • 2013. Diffusion of pharmaceuticals: cross-country evidence of anti-TNF drugs. European Journal of Health Economics. 937-951.
  • 2013. Between two beds: inappropriately delayed discharges from hospitals. International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics. 201-217.
  • 2011. Reference pricing, competition, and pharmaceutical expenditures: theory and evidence from a natural experiment. Journal of Public Economics. 624-638.
  • 2011. Monitoring prioritization in the public health care sector by use of medical guidelines: the case of Norway. Health Economics. 958-970.
  • 2010. Prioritization and patients' rights: Analysing the effect of a reform in the Norwegian hospital sector. Social Science and Medicine. 199-208.
  • 2010. Does variation in general practitioner (GP) practice matter for the length of sick leave? A multilevel analysis based on Norwegian GP-patient data. Social Science and Medicine. 1590-1598.
  • 2010. Does monetary punishment crowd out pro-social motivation? A natural experiment on hospital length of stay. Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization. 261-267.
  • 2009. Regulation and pricing of pharmaceuticals: Reference pricing or price cap regulation? European Economic Review. 170-185.
  • 2009. Regulation and pricing of pharmaceuticals: Reference pricing or price cap regulation? European Economic Review. 170-185.
  • 2009. Regulation and pricing of pharmaceuticals: Reference pricing or price cap regulation? European Economic Review.
  • 2008. Hvordan måle prioriteringspraksis i helsesektoren? Samfunnsøkonomen. 19-27.
  • 2006. Bør kommuner kjøpe helseforsikring? Økonomisk forum. 9-16.
  • 2005. A panel data study of physicians' labor supply: The case of Norway. Health Economics. 1035-1045.
  • 2004. Assessing the effects of an early retirement program. Journal of Population Economics. 387-408.
  • 2004. Assessing the effects of an early retirement program. Journal of Population Economics. 387-408.
  • 2003. Wage policy in the health care sector: A panel data analysis of nurses' labour supply. Health Economics. 705-719.
  • 2003. Helsepersonell og lønnspolitikk. Økonomisk forum. 30-36.
  • 2003. A low-key social insurance reform - effects of multidisciplinary outpatient treatment for back pain patients in Norway. Journal of Health Economics. 747-762.
  • 2002. Keeping nurses at work: a duration analysis. Health Economics. 493-503.
Report
  • 2019. Sysselsettingseffekter av pensjonsreformen – avhenger de av helsetilstand? .
  • 2018. The Effects of Health Shocks to the Elderly on Children's Labor Supply. .
  • 2018. How does the type of remuneration affect physician behaviour? Fixed salary versus fee-for-service. .
  • 2018. Health, life expectancy and pension reform. .
  • 2018. Health effects of reduced workload for older employees. .
  • 2018. Forsøk med ny medisinsk vurdering (NMV) etter seks måneders sykmelding : sluttrapport. .
  • 2017. The causal effect of workload on the labour supply of older employees. .
  • 2017. The Effect of Retirement on Health Outcomes. .
  • 2017. Spousal responses to health shocks - effects on labour supply and social insurance. .
  • 2017. How GPs influence sickness absence: Using random assignment in emergency centers as a natural experiment. .
  • 2017. Effects of Air Pollution on Health and Health Care Consumption. .
  • 2017. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certificates? .
  • 2016. Spousal responses to health shocks. .
  • 2016. Effektevaluering av ny medisinsk vurdering (NMV) etter seks måneders sykmelding : underveisrapport. .
  • 2015. Socioeconomic Status and Physicians’Treatment Decisions. 12. 12. .
  • 2015. Hospital Readmission and Mortality Among Frail Elderly – The Importance of Spouse and Adult Children. .
  • 2015. Evaluering av kommunal medfinansiering. .
  • 2015. Do Treatment Decisions Depend on Physicians’ Financial Incentives? 15. 15. .
  • 2014. Prioritization and the Elusive Effect on Welfare - A Norwegian Health Care Reform Revisited. .
  • 2014. Price Regulation and Parallel Imports of Pharmaceuticals. 1. 1. .
  • 2014. Evaluating a National Labour and Welfare Administration Reform (NAV). .
  • 2013. Diffusion of Pharmaceuticals: Cross-Country Evidence of Anti-TNF drugs. 7. 7. .
  • 2012. Veier til gradert eller full uførepensjon. .
  • 2012. Lifestyle and future need for social care. 13. 13. .
  • 2010. Teachers' sickness absence in primary schools: A panel data multilevel analysis. .
  • 2010. Margins and market shares: pharmacy incentives for generic substitution. .
  • 2008. Does variation in GP practice matter for the length of sickness absenteeism? A multilevel analysis based on Norwegian GP--patient data. .
  • 2008. Does variation in GP practice matter for the length of sickness absenteeism? A multilevel analysis based on Norwegian GP--patient data. .
  • 2007. Regulation, generic competition and pharmaceutical prices: theory and evidence from a natural experiment. .
  • 2007. Prioriteringspraksis før og etter sykehusreformen. .
  • 2007. Long term care and hospital length of stay for elderly patients. .
  • 2007. Kunnskapsoversikt om insentiv- og fordelingsvirkninger av trygdeordninger for midlertidig inntektssikring ved sykdom, rehabilitering, attføring og uførhet. .
  • 2006. Regulation and pricing of pharmaceuticals: reference pricing or price cap regulation? 30. 30. .
  • 2005. Is There a Demand Response by Patients in Primary Care? 14/05. 14/05. .
  • 2004. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians' work decisions. .
  • 2003. Evaluering av ny apoteklov og indeksprissystemet. 17. 17. .
  • 2003. A panel data study of physicians' labor supply: The case of Norway. 01/03. 01/03. .
  • 2003. A panel data study of physicians labor supply: The case of Norway. 895. 895. .
  • 2002. Will increased wages reduce shortage of nurses? A panel data analysis of nurses' labour supply. 21/02. 21/02. .
  • 2002. Will increased wages reduce shortage of nurses? A panel data analysis of nurses' labour supply. 794. 794. .
  • 2002. Keeping Nurses at Work: A Duration Analysis. 6. 6. .
  • 2001. Endringer i regler for uføre- og alderspensjonister - hvordan påvirkes arbeidstilbudet for disse gruppene. R19/01. R19/01. .
  • 2000. Assessing the effects of early retirement programs. .
  • 2000. Assessing the effects of early retirement programs. 10. 10. .
  • 2000. Assessing the effects of early retirement programs. 4. 4. .
  • 2000. Assessing the effects of early retirement programs. .
  • 1999. Tidligpensjonering i ulike inntektsgrupper. 70. 70. .
  • 1998. Tidligpensjonering. En empirisk analyse. 11. 11. .
  • 1998. Normer, incentiver og tidligpensjonering. 33. 33. .
Lecture
  • 2020. Socioeconomic Gradients in Waiting Time for Hospital Admissions.
  • 2017. "Fastlegar som portvakter, med og utan konkurranse.".
Popular scientific lecture
  • 2007. Prioriteringspraksis før og etter sykehusreformen.
  • 2007. Prioriteringspraksis før og etter sykehusreformen.
Academic lecture
  • 2019. Socioeconomic Gradients in Waiting Time for Hospital Admissions .
  • 2018. How does the type of remuneration affect physician behaviour? Fixed salary versus fee-for-service.
  • 2017. The causal effect of workload on labour supply of older employees.
  • 2017. NEW EPISODES OF MUSCULOSKELETAL CONDITIONS AMONG EMPLOYED PEOPLE IN PRIMARY CARE, SICKNESS CERTIFICATION AND RETURN TO WORK: A NATIONWIDE MULTIREGISTER BASED COHORT STUDY.
  • 2017. Effects of Air Pollution on Health, and Health Care Consumption.
  • 2017. Effects of Air Pollution on Health, and Health Care Consumption.
  • 2017. Effects of Air Pollution on Health, Productivity,and Health Care Consumption.
  • 2017. Effects of Air Pollution on Health, Productivity,and Health Care Consumption.
  • 2017. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certificates?
  • 2017. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certificates?
  • 2016. Protocol for Effect Evaluation of Independent Medical Evaluation in Norway.
  • 2016. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certi…cates?
  • 2016. Competition and physician behaviour: Does the competitive environment affect the propensity to issue sickness certi…cates?
  • 2010. GP affiliation and sickness absence: a register-based analysis including 185785 men and 162269 women in two Norwegian cities.
  • 2010. Fastlegenes betydning for sykefraværets lengde.
  • 2009. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians' work decisions.
  • 2009. Socioeconomic differences in treatment intencity in GP practise.
  • 2009. Socioeconomic differences in treatment intencity in GP practise.
  • 2009. Får pasienter ulik behandling hos allmennlegen avhengig av derers sosioøkonomiske bakgrunn?
  • 2009. Får pasienter ulik behandling hos allmennlegen avhengig av derers sosioøkonomiske bakgrunn?
  • 2008. Socioeconomic differences in treatment intensity in GP practice.
  • 2008. Prioritization and patients' rights: prioritization practice in the Norwegian Hospital Sector.
  • 2007. Prioritization and patients' rights: prioritization practice in the Norwegian Hospital Sector.
  • 2007. Prioritization and patients' rights: prioritization practice in the Norwegian Hospital Sector.
  • 2007. Prioritization and patients' rights: prioritization practice in the Norwegian Hospital Sector.
  • 2007. Is There a Demand Response by Patients in Primary Care?
  • 2005. Turnover in hospitals: How important are shift work and job characteristics for quitting decisions of health care personnel?
  • 2005. Turnover in hospitals: How important are shift work and job characteristics for quitting decisions of health care personnel?
  • 2004. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians� decision on working hours.
  • 2004. The Relationship Between Economic Conditions, Access to Health Care, and Health Outcomes.
  • 2002. Will Increased Wages Reduce the Shortage of Nurses? A Panel Data Analysis of Nurses' Labor Supply.
Feature article
  • 2011. Prisene på legemidler. Norge er blant de billigste landene i Europa. Bergens Tidende. 1 pages.
Doctoral dissertation
  • 2003. Essays on labour markets in the health care sector. -.
Academic chapter/article/Conference paper
  • 2001. Arbeidsmarkedet for helsepersonell: Hvor blir det av sykepleierne? 23 pages.
  • 2001. Arbeidsmarkedet for helsepersonell i Norge: Hvor blir det av sykepleierne. 26 pages.
  • 1998. Økonomiske incentiver og tidligpensjonering. 32 pages.
Abstract
  • 2010. Socio-economic status of GPs' list populations, their workload and remuneration. European Journal of Public Health. 63-63.
  • 2010. GP affiliation and sickness absence: a register-based analysis including 185 785 men and 162 269 women in two Norwegian cities. European Journal of Public Health. 40-40.
Poster
  • 2004. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians� work decisions.
  • 2004. Wages and work conditions as determinants for physicians� decision on working hours.
Popular scientific chapter/article
  • 2009. Prioritering i helsesektoren. 139-160.
  • 2009. Prioritering i helsesektoren. 139-160.

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