Journal article

The Great Recession And Increased Cost Sharing In European Health Systems

Raffaele Palladino, John Tayu Lee, Thomas Hone, Filippos T Filippidis, Christopher Millett

Health Affairs | PROJECT HOPE | Published : 2016


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Awarded by US National Institute on Aging

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Funding Acknowledgements

Raffaele Palladino is funded by the National Institute for Health Research (NIHR) through the Collaborations for Leadership in Applied Health Research and Care program for North West London. Christopher Millett is supported by an NIHR research professorship award. The views expressed in this article are those of the authors and not necessarily those of the National Health Service, the NIHR, or the UK Department of Health. This article uses data from the Survey of Health, Ageing and Retirement in Europe (SHARE) wave 5 release 1.0.0, as of March 31, 2015 (DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w5.100), and the SHARE wave 2 release 2.6.0, as of November 29, 2013 (DOI: 10.6103/SHARE.w2.260). The SHARE data collection has primarily been funded by the European Commission through the 5th Framework Programme (Project No. QLK6-CT-2001-00360 in the thematic program Quality of Life), through the 6th Framework Programme (projects SHARE-I3, RII-CT-2006-062193, COMPARE, CIT5- CT-2005-028857, and SHARELIFE, CIT4-CT-2006-028812), and through the 7th Framework Programme (SHARE-PREP, No. 211909; SHARE-LEAP, No. 227822; and SHARE M4, No. 261982). Additional funding from the US National Institute on Aging (Grant Nos. U01 AG09740-13S2, P01 AG005842, P01 AG08291, P30 AG12815, R21 AG025169, Y1-AG-4553-01, IAG BSR06-11, and OGHA 04-064) and the German Ministry of Education and Research, as well as from various other national sources, is gratefully acknowledged. For a full list of funding institutions, see the SHARE website,