Optimal health insurance contract : can moral hazard increase indemnity ?

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Bien, Franck; Alary, David;
(2006)
  • Subject: Moral hazard; Health insurance; bivariate utility function; health status; optimal contract;
    • jel: jel:I19 | jel:G22 | jel:D82

In this note, we generalize the results obtained by Barday and Lesur (2005) by considering a bivariated non separable utility function. We characterize optimal health insurance contracts. Moreover, we show that under moral hazard a sufficiently high risk aversion implies ... View more
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