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Marcel Bilger

Prof. Dr. Marcel Bilger

Prof. Dr. Marcel Bilger

Head of Institute

Vienna University of Economics and Business (WU)
Health Economics and Policy Division
Room D4.3.280
Welthandelsplatz 1/Building D4
1020 Vienna

Office hours

please request by email

Teaching

you can find all classes here

Research interest

you can find detailed informationen in FIDES

Projects

you can find all projects (including completed ones) here

Publications

you can find a complete list of publications here

Book (monograph)

2011 Wagstaff, Adam, Bilger, Marcel, Sajaia, Zurab, Lokshin, Michael. 2011. Health equity and financial protection: streamlined analysis with ADePT software. Washington, DC: The World Bank. Read more
2005 Chaze, Jean-Paul, Bilger, Marcel, Schlesser, Caroline. 2005. Les générations face au marché du travail: évolution de la vie active de 1970 à 2000. Neuchâtel: Office fédéral de la statistique (OFS): - Read more

Journal article

2021 Bilger, Marcel, Shah, Mitesh, Tan, Ngiap Chuan, Tan, Cynthia, Bundoc, Fillipinas, Bairavi, Joann, Finkelstein, Eric. 2021. Process- and Outcome-Based Financial Incentives to Improve Self-Management and Glycemic Control in People with Type 2 Diabetes in Singapore: A Randomized Controlled Trial. The Patient: Patient-Centered Outcomes Research. Read more
2020 Bilger, Marcel, Özdemir, Semra, Finkelstein, Eric. 2020. Demand for Cancer Screening Services: Results From Randomized Controlled Discrete Choice Experiments. Value in Health. 23 (9), 1246-1255. Read more
2019 Finkelstein, Eric, Bilger, Marcel, Baid, Drishti. 2019. Effectiveness and cost-effectiveness of incentives as a tool for prevention of non-communicable diseases: A systematic review. Social Science and Medicine. 232 340-350. Read more
2019 Kwan, Yu Heng, Fong, Warren, Ang, Xiang Ling, Tan, Chuen Seng, Tai, Bee Choo, Huang, Youyi, Phang, Jie Kie, Tan, Hui Chin, Lee, Jia Ven, Sun, Limin, Tan, Choy Tip, Dong, Bao Qiang, Koh, Hwee Ling, Lui, Nai Lee, Yeo, Siaw Ing, Ng, Swee Cheng, Fong, Kok Yong, Thumboo, Julian, Østbye, Truls, Bilger, Marcel. 2019. Traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) collaborative care for patients with axial spondyloarthritis (AcuSpA): protocol for a pragmatic randomized controlled trial. Trials. 20 (1) Read more
2019 Bilger, Marcel, Wong, Tina, Lee, Jia Yi, Howard, Kaye, Bundoc, Filipinas, Lamoureux, Ecosse, Finkelstein, Eric. 2019. Using Adherence-Contingent Rebates on Chronic Disease Treatment Costs to Promote Medication Adherence: Results from a Randomized Controlled Trial. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. 17 841-855. Read more
2017 Bilger, Marcel, WAN CHEN, KANG GRAHAM. 2017. Financing Long-Term Services and Supports: Ideas From Singapore. The Milbank Quarterly. 95 (2), 358-407. Read more
2017 Tan, Pui San, Bilger, Marcel, de Lima Lopes, Gilberto, Acharyya, Sanchalika, Haaland, Benjamin. 2017. Meta-analysis of first-line therapies with maintenance regimens for advanced non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) in molecularly and clinically selected populations. Cancer Medicine. 6 (8), 1847-1860. Read more
2017 Jafar, Tazeen H. J, Jehan, Imtiaz, de Silva, H. Asita, Naheed, Aliya, Gandhi, Mihir, Assam, Pryseley, Finkelstein, Eric A., Legido Quigley, Helena, Bilger, Marcel, Khan, Aamir Hameed, Clemens, John David, Ebrahim, Shah, Turner, Elizabeth L., Kasturiratne, Anuradhani. 2017. Multicomponent intervention versus usual care for management of hypertension in rural Bangladesh, Pakistan and Sri Lanka: study protocol for a cluster randomized controlled trial. Trials. 18 (1) Read more
2017 Ozdemir, Semra, Bilger, Marcel, Finkelstein, Eric A. 2017. Stated Uptake of Physical Activity Rewards Programmes Among Active and Insufficiently Active Full-Time Employees. Applied Health Economics and Health Policy. 15 (5), 647-656. Read more
2017 Bilger, Marcel, Shah, Mitesh, Tan, Ngiap Chuan, Howard, Kaye Louise, Xu, Hui Yan, Lamoureux, Ecosse Luc, Finkelstein, Eric Andrew. 2017. Trial to Incentivise Adherence for Diabetes (TRIAD): study protocol for a randomised controlled trial. Trials. 18 (1) Read more
2016 Flynn, Terry N., Bilger, Marcel, Malhotra, Chetna, Finkelstein, Eric A. 2016. Are Efficient Designs Used in Discrete Choice Experiments Too Difficult for Some Respondents? A Case Study Eliciting Preferences for End-of-Life Care. PharmacoEconomics. 34 (3), 273-284. Read more
2016 Malhotra, Chetna, Bilger, Marcel, Liu, Joy, Finkelstein, Eric. 2016. Barriers to Breast and Cervical Cancer Screening in Singapore a Mixed Methods Analysis. Asia Pacific Journal of Human Resources. 17 (8), 3887-3895. Read more
2016 Finkelstein, Eric A., Haaland, Benjamin, Bilger, Marcel, Sahasranaman, Aarti, Sloan, Robert A, Khaing Nang, Ei Ei, Evenson, Kelly R. 2016. Effectiveness of activity trackers with and without incentives to increase physical activity (TRIPPA): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 4 (12), 983-995. Read more
2016 Finkelstein, Eric A., Haaland, Benjamin, Bilger, Marcel, Sahasranaman, Aarti, Sloan, Robert A, Khaing Nang, Ei Ei, Evenson, Kelly R. 2016. Effectiveness of activity trackers with and without incentives to increase physical activity (TRIPPA): a randomised controlled trial. The Lancet Diabetes & Endocrinology. 4 (12), 983-995. Read more
2016 Dong, Di, Ozdemir, Semra, Bee, Yong Mong, Toh, Sue-Anne, Bilger, Marcel, Finkelstein, Eric. 2016. Measuring High-Risk Patients¿ Preferences for Pharmacogenetic Testing to Reduce Severe Adverse Drug Reaction: A Discrete Choice Experiment. Value in Health. 19 (6), 767-775. Read more
2016 Bilger, Marcel, Kruger, Eliza J., Finkelstein, Eric A. 2016. Measuring Socioeconomic Inequality in Obesity: Looking Beyond the Obesity Threshold. Health Economics. 26 (8), 1052-1066. Read more
2016 Tang, Willcyn, Thevathasan, Jervis Vermal, Lin, Qingshu, Lim, Kim Buay, Kuroda, Keisuke, Kaibuchi, Kozo, Bilger, Marcel, Soong, Tuck Wah, Fivaz, Marc. 2016. Stimulation of Synaptic Vesicle Exocytosis by the Mental Disease Gene DISC1 is Mediated by N-Type Voltage-Gated Calcium Channels. Frontiers in Synaptic Neuroscience. 8 Read more
2016 Bilger, Marcel, Wong, Tina T., Howard, Kaye L., Lee, Jia Yi, Toh, Ai Nee, John, Geraldine, Lamoureux, Ecosse L., Finkelstein, Eric A. 2016. Study on Incentives for Glaucoma Medication Adherence (SIGMA): study protocol for a randomized controlled trial to increase glaucoma medication adherence using value pricing. Trials. 17 (1) Read more
2015 Tan, Pui San, Lopes, Gilberto, Acharyya, Sanchalika, Bilger, Marcel, Haaland, Benjamin. 2015. Bayesian network meta-comparison of maintenance treatments for stage IIIb/IV non-small-cell lung cancer (NSCLC) patients with good performance status not progressing after first-line induction chemotherapy: Results by performance status, EGFR mutation, histology and response to previous induction. European Journal of Cancer. 51 (16), 2330-2344. Read more
2015 Malhotra, Chetna, Farooqui, Muhammad Assad, Kanesvaran, Ravindran, Bilger, Marcel, Finkelstein, Eric. 2015. Comparison of preferences for end-of-life care among patients with advanced cancer and their caregivers: A discrete choice experiment. Palliative Medicine. 29 (9), 842-850. Read more
2015 Dong, Di, Bilger, Marcel, van Dam, Rob M., Finkelstein, Eric A. 2015. Consumption Of Specific Foods And Beverages And Excess Weight Gain Among Children And Adolescents. Health Affairs. 34 (11), 1940-1948. Read more
2015 Finkelstein, Eric A., Sahasranaman, Aarti, John, Geraldine, Haaland, Benjamin A., Bilger, Marcel, Sloan, Robert A., Khaing Nang, Ei Ei, Evenson, Kelly R. 2015. Design and baseline characteristics of participants in the TRial of Economic Incentives to Promote Physical Activity (TRIPPA): A randomized controlled trial of a six month pedometer program with financial incentives. Contemporary Clinical Trials. 41 238-247. Read more
2015 Matchar, David B., Bilger, Marcel, Do, Young K., Eom, Kirsten. 2015. International Comparison of Poststroke Resource Use: A Longitudinal Analysis in Europe. Journal of Stroke and Cerebrovascular Diseases. 24 (10), 2256-2262. Read more
2015 Bilger, Marcel, Manning, Willard G. 2015. MEASURING OVERFITTING IN NONLINEAR MODELS: A NEW METHOD AND AN APPLICATION TO HEALTH EXPENDITURES. Health Economics. 24 (1), 75-85. Read more
2015 Finkelstein, Eric A., Bilger, Marcel, Flynn, Terry N., Malhotra, Chetna. 2015. Preferences for end-of-life care among community-dwelling older adults and patients with advanced cancer: A discrete choice experiment. Health Policy. 119 (11), 1482-1489. Read more
2014 Farooqui, Muhammad Assad, Tan, Yock-Theng, Bilger, Marcel, Finkelstein, Eric Andrew. 2014. Effects of financial incentives on motivating physical activity among older adults: results from a discrete choice experiment. BMC Public Health. 14 (141) Read more
2014 Tan, Kelvin Bryan, Tan, Woan Shin, Bilger, Marcel, Ho, Calvin. 2014. Monitoring and Evaluating Progress towards Universal Health Coverage in Singapore. PLoS Medicine. 11 Read more
2014 Wagstaff, Adam, Bilger, Marcel, Buisman, Leander, Bredenkamp, Caryn. 2014. Who Benefits from Government Health Spending and Why? A Global Assessment. Policy Research Working Papers. Read more
2013 Bilger, Marcel, Carrieri, Vincenzo. 2013. Health in the cities: When the neighborhood matters more than income. Journal of Health Economics. 32 (1), 1-11. Read more
2013 Finkelstein, Eric Andrew, Zhen, Chen, Bilger, Marcel, Nonnemaker, James, Farooqui, Muhammad Assad, Todd, Jessica. 2013. Implications of a sugar-sweetened beverage (SSB) tax when substitutions to non-beverage items are considered. Journal of Health Economics. 32 (1), 219-239. Read more
2013 Tazeen, Jafar, Haaland, Benjamin, Rahman, Atif, Razzak, Junaid, Bilger, Marcel, Naghavi, Moshen, Mokdad, Ali, Hyder, Adnan. 2013. Non-communicable diseases and injuries in Pakistan: strategic priorities. The Lancet. 381 2281-2290. Read more
2013 Bilger, Marcel, Finkelstein, Eric Andrew, Kruger, Eliza, Tate, Deborah, Linnan, Laura. 2013. The effect of weight loss on health, productivity and medical expenditures among overweight employees. Medical Care. 51 (6), 471 Read more
2012 Finkelstein, Eric Andrew, Bilger, Marcel. 2012. Hard Truths and a New Strategy for Addressing Childhood Obesity. Childhood Obesity. 8 106-109. Read more
2011 Carrieri, Vincenzo, Bilger, Marcel. 2011. Place of residence and health: empirical evidence from Italy. Rivista Italiana degli Economisti. 16 (3), 383-410. Read more
2011 Carrieri, Vincenzo, Bilger, Marcel. 2011. Preventive care: underused even when free. Is there something else at work? Applied Economics. 45 239-253. Read more
2010 Cavagnero, Eleonora, Bilger, Marcel. 2010. Equity during an economic crisis: Financing of the Argentine health system. Journal of Health Economics. 29 (4), 479-488. Read more
2008 Bilger, Marcel. 2008. Progressivity, horizontal inequality and reranking caused by health system financing: A decomposition analysis for Switzerland. Journal of Health Economics. 27 (6), 1582-1593. Read more
2008 Bilger, Marcel, Chaze, Jean-Paul. 2008. What Drives Individual Health Expenditure in Switzerland? Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics. 144 337-358. Read more

Chapter in edited volume

2017 Bilger, Marcel. 2017. Cost-Influenced Treatment Decisions and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis. In: International Encyclopedia of Public Health (Second Edition), Hrsg. Elsevier, 177-180. Singpur: Elsevier. Read more
2005 Bilger, Marcel, Scheuer, NIcolas, Flores, Gabriela. 2005. Éloge de l¿altérité. Défis de société: 12 regards sur la santé, la famille et le travail. In: Équité et santé, Hrsg. Collectif (Eds.), 25-35. Éditions de l¿Hèbe: Grolley: - Read more