Conference papers

Conference Papers


 

Smith, A., Burger, R. & Black, V. 2015. “I didn’t know I was pregnant”: Late access to antenatal care in metropolitan Cape Town. Conference for the Micro-econometric Analysis of South African data, 9 and 10 November 2015, Durban.

 

Thomas, R., Burger, R. & Hauck, K. 2015. Hypertension awareness and control in South Africa: Evidence from a national cohort study 2008 – 2012. Conference for the Micro-econometric Analysis of South African data, 9 and 10 November 2015, Durban.

 

Rossouw, L & Burger, R. 2015. Uptake of urine pregnancy tests offered using two different methods: a cost-effectiveness analysis of a pilot study. Conference for the Micro-econometric Analysis of South African data, 9 and 10 November 2015, Durban.

 

Burger, R., Burger, R.P & Smith, A.  2015. Does insurance affect health care utilisation if the health system is polarised? Evidence from a South African natural experiment. The Northeast Universities Development Consortium (NEUDC) Conference, 7 – 8 November 2015, Brown University.

 

Burger, R., Burger, R.P & Smith, A. 2015. Examining the impact of insurance on health care utilisation and provider choice using a natural experiment in South Africa. Centre for the Study of African Economies conference, St Catherine’s College, University of Oxford, UK. 22 – 24 March 2015.

 

Rossouw, L. 2015 Poor health reporting: do poor South Africans underestimate their health needs. Economics Society of South Africa’s (ESSA) Biennial Conference, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. 2-4 September 2015.

 

Rossouw, L. 2015 Poor health reporting: do poor South Africans underestimate their health needs. 11th International Health Economics Association (iHEA) World Congress, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, 12-15 July 2015.

 

Burger, R., Smith, A. & Coetzee, W. 2014. Health seeking behaviour and motherhood in sub-Saharan Africa. MASA conference, Durban, 10 + 11 November

 

Smith, A. & Burger, R. 2014. Affordability and perceptions of the quality of public care as determinants of health insurance coverage in South Africa: implications for National Health Insurance (NHI). Third International Conference of the African Health Economics and Policy Association (AfHEA), Nairobi, March.

 

Burger, R. & Moses, E. TB and poverty, 9th World Congress on Health Economics. Sydney, 7 – 10 July 2013.

 

Beyers, R., Burger, R., Mareli Claassens, Peter Godfrey-Faussett, Helen Ayles, Sian Floyd, Rory Dunbar and Donald Enarson The challenge of tuberculosis and poverty: a complex interaction. Carnegie III: Strategies to Overcome Poverty and Inequality, University of Cape Town, 3 – 7 September 2013.

 

Smith, A., Burger, R., Claassens, M., Godfrey-Fausset, P.,  Ayles, H. and Beyers, N. Gender inequality in the detection of tuberculosis in South Africa (poster). 44th Union World Conference on Lung Health, Paris, France. 30 October – 3 November.

 

Christian, C. & Burger, R. Availability, affordability and acceptability of healthcare in post-apartheid South Africa. Economics Society of South Africa’s (ESSA) Biennial Conference, University of Cape Town, Cape Town, South Africa. 2-4 September 2015.

 

Christian, C., Burger, R., & Yu, D. Are women standing at the end of the clinic queue? Examining gender disparities in access to public clinics in South Africa. International Association for Feminist Economics (IAFEE) 24th Annual Conference, Berlin School of Economics and Law, Berlin, Germany, 16-18 July 2015.

 

Christian, C. Towards universal health coverage: affordability and acceptability of public health care in post-apartheid South Africa. 11th International Health Economics Association (iHEA) World Congress, Bocconi University, Milan, Italy, 12-15 July 2015.