Publications in refereed journals


Hübler, Philipp: Heritability of Time Preference: Evidence from German Twin Data, Kyklos 71(3), 433-455, 2018 -  download     


Binder, Simon and Nuscheler, Robert: Risk-Taking in Vaccination, Surgery, and Gambling Environments - Evidence from a Framed Laboratory Experiment, Health Economics 26(S3), 76-96, 2017 -  -


Nuscheler, Robert and Roeder, Kerstin: To Vaccinate or to Procrastinate? That is the Prevention Question, Health Economics 25(12), 1560-1581, 2016 -   


Nuscheler, Robert and Roeder, Kerstin: Financing and funding health care: Optimal policy and political implementability, Journal of Health Economics 42, 197-208, 2015 -


Grunow, Martina and Nuscheler, Robert: Public and Private Health Insurance in Germany: The Ignored Risk Selection Problem, Health Economics 23(6), 670-687, 2014  -


Nuscheler, Robert and Roeder, Kerstin: The Political Economy of Long-Term-Care, European Economic Review 62, 154- 173, 2013 - 


Buckley, Neil; Cuff, Katherine; Hurley, Jeremiah; McLeod, Logan; Nuscheler, Robert and Cameron, David: Willingness-to-Pay for Parallel Private Health Insurance: Evidence from a Laboratory Experiment, Canadian Journal of Economics 45(1), 137-166, 2012 -

Cuff, Katherine; Hurley, Jeremiah; Muller, Andrew; Mestelman, Stuart and Nuscheler, Robert: Public and Private Health Care Financing with Alternate Public Rationing Rules, Health Economics 21(2), 83-100, 2012 -


Jochimsen, Beate and Nuscheler, Robert: The Political Economy of the German Länder Deficits: Weak Governments Meet Strong Finance Ministers, Applied Economics 43(19), 2399-2415, 2011 - 


Kuhn, Michael and Nuscheler, Robert: Optimal Public Provision of Nursing Homes and the Role of Information, Journal of Health Economics 30(4), 795-810, 2011 - 


Brekke, Kurt R.; Nuscheler, Robert and Odd Rune Straume: Gatekeeping in Health Care, Journal of Health Economics 26(1), 149-170, 2007 - 


Kessing, Sebastian G. and Nuscheler, Robert: Monopoly Pricing with Negative Network Effects: The Case of Vaccines, European Economic Review 50(4), 1061-1069, 2006 - 


Brekke, Kurt R.; Nuscheler, Robert and Odd Rune Straume: Quality and location choices under price regulation, Journal of Economics & Management Strategy 15(1), 207-227, 2006 - 


Knaus, Thomas and Nuscheler, Robert: Risk Selection in the German Public Health Insurance System, Health Economics 14(12), 1253-1271, 2005 - 


Nuscheler, Robert: Krankenkassenwettbewerb in der GKV: Evidenz für Risikoselektion?, Vierteljahreshefte zur Wirtschaftsforschung 73(4), 528-538, 2004 - 


Nuscheler, Robert: Physician Reimbursement, Time Consistency, and the Quality of Care, Journal of Institutional and Theoretical Economics 159(2), 302-322, 2003 -  - 

Working papers


Kuhn, Michael and Nuscheler, Robert: Saving the public from the private? Incentives and Outcomes in Dual Practice, mimeo (November 2014). An earlier version appeard as Working Paper ECON WPS 02/2013, Technical University of Vienna



Kucher, Andreas; Nuscheler, Robert and Roeder, Kerstin: Is Family Contagious? Transmission of Weight Status (Mis-)Perception (2019)


Hübler, Philipp and Nuscheler, Robert: Maternal Preferences and Child Prevention (2018)