doc. Dottore Magistrale Paola Bertoli, M.A., Ph.D.

InSIS: doc. Dottore Magistrale Paola Bertoli, M.A., MSc, Ph.D.

Office: NB 316

Phone: +420 224 095 561


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Area of ​​professional activity

Paola Bertoli is an assistant professor specializing in economic analysis of law, economics of health, and competition and regulation. She received her doctorate in 2014 at the University of Bologna and Erasmus University in Rotterdam. Prior to joining KEKE, she was a researcher at the University of Verona and an economist at the Italian Antitrust Authority at the European Commission’s Directorate-General for Competition, where she gained experience as a consultant on competition and competition protection. She is currently working at KEKE NF VŠE and part-time at IES FSV UK.

Subjects taught at the Prague University of Economics and Business

5IE451 Antitrust Policy and Regulation
5IE571 Advanced health economics
5IE415 Health economics
5IE200 Law and economics

Selected scientific publications

„Malpractice Risk and Medical Treatment Selection“ (joint with V. Grembi), Journal of Public Economics, forthcoming

„Not All Silver Lining? The Great Recession and Road Traffic Accidents“ (joint with J. Vall Castello and V. Grembi), Regional Science and Urban Economics, 70: 274-288, 2018.

„Courts, Scheduled Damages, and Medical Malpractice Insurance“ (joint with V. Grembi) , Empirical Economics, 55(2): 831–854, 2018.

„The Life Saving Effect of Hospital Proximity“ (joint with V. Grembi), Health Economics, 26(S2): 78-91, 2017.

„The Political Economy of the Diagnosis-Related Groups“ (joint with V. Grembi), Social Science & Medicine, Volume 190: 38-47, 2017.

„Does Experience Rating Improve Obstetric Practices? Evidence from Italy“ (joint with S. Amaral Garcia and V. Grembi), Health Economics, 24(9): 1050-1064, 2015. Working paper version