Erik Schokkaert +info University of Leuven, Bélgica
Erik Schokkaert is full professor of welfare economics and health economics at the Department of Economics of the KULeuven. He chairs the interdisciplinary think tank “Metaforum” of the KULeuven. He is also faculty member and former Research Director of CORE (Université catholique de Louvain) and has been visiting professor at the London School of Economics and at the Universid ICESI in Cali.
His research focuses on (a) the modelling of different concepts of distributive justice; (b) the concept of individual well-being and quality of life; (c) the application of these concepts for the analysis of specific policy problems in the fields of health, social security and taxation.
He published (among others) in American Economic Journal: Microeconomics, Demography, Rand Journal of Economics, Journal of Health Economics, Health Economics, Journal of Public Economics, Social Choice and Welfare, Economics and Philosopy, European Economic Review, Health Policy, Economica. Together with Wulf Gaertner he wrote a book on Empirical Social Choice: Questionnaire-Experimental Studies on Distributive Justice (Cambridge University Press, 2012).
Manuel Gomes +info University College London, Reino Unido
As conferências da APES têm procurado ser um espaço de debate e apresentação da investigação em Economia da Saúde produzida, seja em instituições académicas seja em organizações profissionais do sector da Saúde.