Kossarova, Lucia

Ms Lucia Kossarova  

Department

Position held

Teaching Fellow

 

Experience keywords:

health care financing; health economics; health policy; health services research; health system performance; quality of care

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My main research interests are in health policy and provision of health services, focusing in particular on improving quality of care. I have previously worked at the World Bank and a health care consultancy.

Sectors and industries to which research relates:

Healthcare; Policy and Regulatory Bodies

Countries and regions to which research relates:

Central America; Central Asia; Europe

Languages:

German [Spoken: Intermediate, Written: Basic]; Hungarian [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Slovak [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]; Spanish [Spoken: Fluent, Written: Fluent]

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Publications

2015

Costa-i-Font, Joan and Kossarova, Lucia (2015) Height increases in the Czech Republic and Slovakia illustrate the effect of self-determination on citizens’ well-being LSE European Politics and Policy (EUROPP) Blog (10 Jul 2015) Blog entry

2014

Costa-Font, Joan and Kossarova, Lucia (2014) Anthropometric dividends of Czechoslovakia’s break up CESifo working papers, 5081. CESifo Group, Munich, Germany.

2013

Kossarova, Lucia and Holland, Walter and Mossialos, Elias (2013) 'Avoidable' mortality: a measure of health system performance in the Czech Republic and Slovakia between 1971 and 2008 Health Policy and Planning, 28 (5). 508-525. ISSN 0268-1080

2012

Kossarova, Lucia (2012) Quality of ambulatory care: hospitalisations for ambulatory care sensitive conditions In: McGuire, Alistair and Costa-i-Font, Joan, (eds.) The LSE Companion to Health Policy. Elgar original reference. Edward Elgar, Cheltenham, UK, 50-78. ISBN 9781781004234

2009

Kossarova, Lucia and Holland, Walter and Nolte, Ellen and McKee, Martin (2009) Measuring ‘avoidable’ mortality: methodological note Directorate-General “Employment, Social Affairs and Equal Opportunities”, Brussels, Belgium.

2008

Kossarova, Lucia (2008) When will it happen?: paving the way for risk adjustment in Slovakia Eurohealth, 14 (2). 27-29. ISSN 1356-1030

Kossarova, Lucia and Madarova, Henrieta (2008) Czech Republic: first steps on the path to health care reform Eurohealth, 14 (4). 10-12. ISSN 1356-1030

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