Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina

Dr Cristina Hernández-Quevedo  

Department

Position held

Research Fellow

 

Non LSE positions held

European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies (WHO)

Technical Officer

 

Experience keywords:

European health policy; health economics; inequalities in health

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Cristina Hernandez-Quevedo is Technical Officer at the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies (WHO), based at LSE Health. Cristina's research focuses on equity in health care, in particular, cross-country analysis of the socio-economic inequalities in health across the European Union Member States.

Cristina obtained her MSc in Health Economics at the University of York, after a BSc in Economics at University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), Spain.

Cristina gained her PhD in Economics at the University of York, studying reporting bias of self-reported measures of health, the measurement of socio-economic inequalities in health across the European Union and the persistence of health outcomes across time, focusing on health limitations. During her PhD at York, Cristina worked as a Research Fellow in an EU-funded project known as ECuity Project, lead by Professor Andrew Jones (University of York) and Professor Eddy van Doorslaer (Erasmus University Rotterdam).

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Healthcare; Policy and Regulatory Bodies; Public Administration

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Europe; Spain

Languages:

French [Spoken: Basic, Written: Basic]; Spanish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

Contact Points

Publications

2017

Costa-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Sato, Azusa (2017) A health 'Kuznets' curve'? Cross-section and longitudinal evidence on concentration indices Social Indicators Research. 1-14. ISSN 0303-8300

2016

Vlădescu, Cristian and Scîntee, Silvia Gabriela and Olsavszky, Victor and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Sagan, Anna (2016) Romania: health system review Health Systems in Transition, 18 (4). 1-170. ISSN 1817-6119

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Peiró, Rosana and Villalbí, Joan R. (2016) La salud pública y las políticas de salud: del conocimiento a la práctica. Informe SESPAS 2016 = Public health and health policy: from knowledge to practice. SESPAS Report 2016 Gaceta Sanitaria, 30 (S1). 1-2. ISSN 0213-9111

Peña-Longobardo, Luz María and Oliva-Moreno, Juan and García-Armesto, Sandra and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2016) The Spanish long-term care system in transition: ten years since the 2006 Dependency Act Health Policy, 120 (10). 1177-1182. ISSN 0168-8510

2015

García-Gómez, Pilar and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Oliva-Moreno, Juan (2015) Is access to long-term care services unequitable? The Spanish case Health and Social Care at LSE (12 Jun 2015) Blog entry

García-Gómez, Pilar and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Oliva-Moreno, Juan (2015) Access to long-term care services in Spain remains inequitable Eurohealth, 21 (2). 30-33. ISSN 1356-1030

Brunn, Matthias and Berg Brigham, Karen and Chevreul, Karine and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2015) The impact of the crisis on the health system and health in France In: Maresso, Anna and Mladovsky, Philipa and Thomson, Sarah and Sagan, Anna and Karanikolos, Marina and Richardson, Erica and Cylus, Jonathan and Evetovits, Tamás and Jowett, Matthew and Figueras, Josep and Kluge, Hans, (eds.) Economic crisis, health systems and health in Europe: country experiences. Observatory studies series (41). WHO Regional Office for Europe / European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark., 75-101. ISBN 9789289050340

García-Gómez, Pilar and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Oliva-Moreno, Juan (2015) Inequity in long-term care use and unmet need: two sides of the same coin Journal of Health Economics, 39. 147-158. ISSN 0167-6296

Costa-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2015) Concentration indices of income related self-reported health: a meta-regression analysis Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 37 (4). 619-633. ISSN 2040-5790

Chevreul, Karine and Brigham, Berg and Durand-Zaleski, Isabelle and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2015) France: health system review 2015 Health Systems in Transition, Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Nolte, Ellen and van Ginneken, Ewout, eds 17 (3). World Health Organization, on behalf of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark.

2014

García-Goñi, Manuel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Nuño-Solinís, Roberto and Paolucci, Francesco (2014) Is Spain’s National Health Service evolving to a high-performing chronic health system? Health and Social Care at LSE (22 Jan 2014) Blog entry

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Cylus, Jon and Sagan, Anna (2014) The European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies launches new web platforms on health systems and financial crisis LSE Health and Social Care (5 Feb 2014) Blog entry

Costa-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Rubio, Dolores Jiménez (2014) Income inequalities in unhealthy life styles in England and Spain Economics and Human Biology, 13. 66-75. ISSN 1570-677X

García-Gómez, Pilar and Hernandez-Quevedo, Christina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Oliva, Juan (2014) Inequity in long-term care use and unmet need: two sides of the same coin HEDG working papers, Health Econometrics and Data Group, York, UK.

2013

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Masseria, Cristina (2013) Measuring income-related inequalities in health in multi-country analysis Estudios de Economía Aplicada, 31 (2). 455-476. ISSN 1133 - 3197

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and McDonald, James Ted and Variyam, Jayachandran N. (2013) Understanding healthy lifestyles: the role of choice and the environment Applied Economic Perspectives and Policy, 35 (1). 1-6. ISSN 2040-5790

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernandez-Quevedo, Christina and Sato, Azusa (2013) A 'Health Kuznets' curve'? Cross-country and longitudinal evidence CESifo working paper, no. 4446. CESifo Group, Munich, Germany.

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2013) Inequalities in self-reported health: a meta-regression analysis LSE Health working paper series in health policy and economics, 32/2013. LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Papanicolas, Irene (2013) Conceptualizing and comparing equity across nations In: Papanicolas, Irene and Smith, Peter C., (eds.) Health System Performance Comparison: an Agenda for Policy, Information and Research. European Observatory on health systems and policies series. Open University Press, Buckingham, UK. ISBN 9780335247264

2012

Rudkjobing, A. and Olejaz, Maria and Birk, H. O. and Nielsen, A. J. and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Krasnik, Allan (2012) Integrated care: a Danish perspective BMC, 345 (2012). 4451-4451. ISSN 1756-1833

García-Goñi, Manuel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2012) The evolution of obesity in Spain Eurohealth, 18 (1). 22-25. ISSN 1356-1030

Olejaz, Maria and Juul Nielsen, Annegrete and Rujkjobing, Andreas and Okkels Birk, Hans and Krasnik, Allan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2012) Denmark: health system review Health systems in transition series, 14 (2). World Health Organization, on behalf of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1-192.

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Olejaz, Maria and Juul Nielsen, Annegrete and Rudkjøbing, Andreas and Okkels Birk, Hans and Krasnik, Allan (2012) Do Danes enjoy a high-performing chronic care system? Eurohealth, 18 (1). 26-29. ISSN 1356-1030

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2012) Measuring Inequalities in Health: What do we Know? What do we need to Know? Health Policy, 106 (2). 195-206. ISSN 0168-8510

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores (2012) Do income gradients in unhealthy behaviours explain patterns of health inequalities? LSE Health working paper series in health policy and economics, 29/2012. LSE Health and Social Care, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK.

Gené-Badia, Joan and Gallo, Pedro and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and García-Armesto, Sandra (2012) Spanish health care cuts: penny wise and pound foolish? Health Policy, 106 (1). 23-28. ISSN 0168-8510

García-Goñi, M and Hernandez-Quevedo, Christina and Nuño-Solinís, Roberto and Paolucci, Francesco (2012) Verso sistemi sanitari orientati alle patologie croniche: il caso spagnolo Per visualizzare il testo completo effettuare l'accesso, 13 (3). 160-171. ISSN 2038-1832

García-Goñi, Manuel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Nuño-Solinís, Roberto and Paolucci, Francesco (2012) Pathways towards chronic care-focused healthcare systems: evidence from Spain Health Policy, 108 (2-3). 236-245. ISSN 0168-8510

2011

Costa-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez Rubio, Dolores (2011) Should we be concerned about income inequalities in unhealthy life styles? IEF working paper, Instituto de Estudios Fiscales, Madrid, Spain.

García-Goñi, Manuel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2011) El reto de la obesidad infantil en España y su legislación Economía y Salud: Boletín Informativo, 71. 9-13. ISSN 1133-6536

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and McGuire, Alistair (2011) While health inequalities may have declined under Labour, specific interventions have not had a significant impact British Politics and Policy at LSE (20 May 2011) blog

Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2011) Inequalities in the use of health services between immigrants and the native population in Spain: what is driving the differences? The European Journal of Health Economics, 12 (1). 17-28. ISSN 1618-7598

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and McGuire, Alistair (2011) Persistence despite action? Measuring the patterns of health inequality in England (1997–2007) Health Policy, 103 (2-3). 149-159. ISSN 0168-8510

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez Rubio, Dolores (2011) Inequidad en la utilización de servicios sociosanitarios en España para las personas discapacitadas Gaceta Sanitaria, 25 (2). 85-92. ISSN 0213-9111

García-Goñi, Manuel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Nuño-Solinís, Roberto and Paolucci, Francesco (2011) Pathways towards chronic-care focused healthcare systems: evidence from Spain 24/2011. LSE Health working papers, LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science.

2010

García-Armesto, Sandra and Abadía-Taira, María Begoña and Durán, Antonio and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Bernal-Delgado, Enrique (2010) Spain: health system review Health systems in transition, 12 (4). European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies.

Jiménez Rubio, Dolores and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2010) Spain: the effect of country of birth on patterns of pharmaceutical use Eurohealth, 16 (4). 18-19. ISSN 1356-1030

Masseria, Cristina and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Allin, Sara (2010) Health inequality: what does it mean and how can we measure it? Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research, 10 (2). 177-186. ISSN 1473-7167

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Masseria, Cristina and Mossialos, Elias (2010) Methodological issues in the analysis of the socioeconomic determinants of health using EU-SILC data Eurostat methodologies and working papers, European Union, Luxembourg. ISBN 9789279167539

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Masseria, Cristina and Mossialos, Elias (2010) Analysing the socioeconomic determinants of health in Europe: new evidence from the EU-SILC Eurostat methodologies and working papers, European Union, Luxembourg. ISBN 9789279167522

Jiménez Rubio, Dolores and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2010) Diferencias en la automedicación en la población adulta española según el país de origen Gaceta Sanitaria, 24 (2). 116.e1-116.e8. ISSN 0213-9111

Chevreul, Karine and Durand-Zaleski, I. and Bahrami, S. B. and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Mladovsky, Philipa (2010) France: health system review Health systems in transition series, 12 (6). World Health Organization on behalf of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark, 1-291.

Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2010) Explaining the demand for pharmaceuticals in Spain: are there differences in drug consumption between foreigners and the Spanish population? Health Policy, 97 (2-3). 217-224. ISSN 0168-8510

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and McGuire, Alistair (2010) Persistence despite action? Measuring the patterns of health inequality in England (1997-2007) LSE Health working papers, 20/2010. LSE Health, London School of Economics and Political Science, London, UK. ISBN 9780853284611

Masseria, Cristina and Mladovsky, Philipa and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina (2010) The socio-economic determinants of the health status of Roma in comparison with non-Roma in Bulgaria, Hungary and Romania European Journal of Public Health, 20 (5). 549-554. ISSN 1101-1262

2009

Allin, Sara and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Masseria, Cristina (2009) Measuring equity of access to health care In: Smith, Peter C. and Mossialos, Elias and Papanicolas, Irene and Leatherman, Sheila, (eds.) Performance Measurement for Health System Improvement: Experiences, Challenges and Prospects. Health economics, policy and management. Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, UK, 187-221. ISBN 9780521116763

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez Rubio, Dolores (2009) Las diferencias socioeconómicas en salud entre la población española y extranjera en España: evidencia de la Encuesta Nacional de Salud Gaceta Sanitaria, 23 (Supp.1). 47-52. ISSN 0213-9111

Mladovsky, Philipa and Allin, Sara and Masseria, Cristina and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and McDaid, David and Mossialos, Elias (2009) Health in the European Union: trends and analysis Observatory studies series, no. 19. World Health Organization on behalf of the European Observatory on Health Systems and Policies, Copenhagen, Denmark. ISBN 9789289041904

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jiménez-Rubio, Dolores (2009) A comparison of the health status and health care utilization patterns between foreigners and the national population in Spain: New evidence from the Spanish National Health Survey Social Science and Medicine, 69 (3). 370-378. ISSN 0277-9536

2008

García Gómez, P. and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and López Nicolás, Ángel (2008) Renta absoluta y renta relativa: ¿cuál es su papel en la determinación de las desigualdades en salud? In: Rodríguez, Marisol and Urbanos, Rosa, (eds.) Desigualdades Sociales En Salud: Factores Determinantes y Elementos Para la Accion. Colección de economía de la salud y gestión sanitaria. Elsevier-Masson, Barcelona, Spain.

Jones, Andrew M. and López Nicolás, Ángel and Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Rice, Nigel (2008) El análisis de las desigualdades en salud: una breve revisión de los métodos Cuadernos Económicos de ICE, 75. 13-20. ISSN 0210-2633

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Jones, Andrew M. and Rice, Nigel (2008) Persistence in health limitations: a European comparative analysis Journal of Health Economics, 27. 1472-1488. ISSN 0167-6296

Hernández-Quevedo, Cristina and Rice, Nigel and Jones, Andrew M. (2008) Sesgo de respuesta y heterogeneidad en salud autopercibida: evidencia del Panel de Hogares Británico Cuadernos Económicos de ICE, 75. 63-97. ISSN 0210-2633

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