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Kristian Bolin


Kristian Bolin
+46 31 786 5251

Room number: D601B
Postal Address: Box 640, 40530 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 41124 Göteborg

Department of Economics (More Information)
Box 640
405 30 Göteborg
Visiting Address: Vasagatan 1 , 411 24 Göteborg

About Kristian Bolin

Kristian Bolin holds the chair in health economics at the University of Gothenburg. The chair is connected to the Centre for Health Economics at the University of Gothenburg (founded in  2011). One of the main objectives of the Centre is to facilitate collaboration between clinical researchers and researchers in health economics. Kristian has more than 15 years of experience in health-economics research spanning academia, government and industry at a national and international level. His academic research includes both core economics and health-related research in collaboration with medical researchers. His economics interests include theoretical modelling of individual health-related behaviours.

Research areas

  • Health economics; microeconomics; Economic evaluation

Research in progress

  • Biocycle, Jan/15 - Dec/19

Teaching areas

  • Micro economics; Health economics, Economic Evaluation

Selected publications

Employer investments in employee health - Implications for the family as health producer
Bolin, Kristian, Jacobson, Lena, Lindgren, Björn
Journal of Health Economics, ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, 21:4, s. 563-583, 2002

The family as the health producer--when spouses act strategically
Bolin, Kristian, Jacobson, Lena, Lindgren, Björn
Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, 21:3, s. 475-495, 2002

Your next of kin or your own career? Caring and working among the 50+ of Europe
Bolin, Kristian, Lindgren, Björn, Lundborg, Petter
Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier Science B.V., 27:3, s. 718-738, 2008

The family as the health producer – when spouses are Nash-bargainers
Bolin, Kristian, Lena jacobson, Björn Lindgren
Journal of health economics, 2002

Changes in the health status of the population
Bolin, Kristian

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Healthcare costs and productivity losses associated with county-based home-care service for sick children in Sweden
Charlotte Castor, Kristian Bolin, Helena Hansson, Kajsa Landgren, Inger Kristensson Hallström
Scandinavian Journal of Caring Sciences, Journal article 2020
Journal article


The cost utility of pitolisant as narcolepsy treatment
Kristian Bolin, P. A. Niska, Laura Pirhonen, Pontus Wasling
Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, Journal article 2019
Journal article

The cost-effectiveness of biological therapy cycles in the management of Crohn's disease.
Kristian Bolin, Erik Hertervig, Edouard Louis
Journal of Crohn's & colitis, Journal article 2019
Journal article

Utilization of etoricoxib in dental patients in the Nordic countries: a population-based register study
K. Sengupta, L. C. Thygesen, I. S. Kristiansen, Kristian Bolin, E. Pukkala et al.
Acta Odontologica Scandinavica, Journal article 2019
Journal article

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