Dr Terence Cheng

Terence Cheng
Senior Lecturer
School of Economics
Faculty of the Professions

Terence Cheng is Senior Lecturer at the School of Economics, University of Adelaide. Terence’s research interests are in the fields of Health Economics, Applied Econometrics, and Labour Economics. His current research activities are in the areas of health care insurance, medical labour market, and applied microeconometrics. Terence’s research often involves the application of econometric techniques to address problems with a strong public policy focus

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Dr Terence Cheng

Terence Cheng is Senior Lecturer at the School of Economics, University of Adelaide. Terence’s research interests are in the fields of Health Economics, Applied Econometrics, and Labour Economics. His current research activities are in the areas of health care insurance, medical labour market, and applied microeconometrics. Terence’s research often involves the application of econometric techniques to address problems with a strong public policy focus

Appointments

Date Position Institution name
2015 Senior Lecturer University of Adelaide
2009 - 2015 Research Fellow University of Melbourne

Education

Date Institution name Country Title
Australian National University Australia PhD

Research Interests

Applied Economics, Econometric and Statistical Methods, Health Economics, Health Policy

Journals

Year Citation
2017 Cheng, T., Powdthavee, N. & Oswald, A. (2017). Longitudinal evidence for a midlife nadir in human well-being: results from four data sets. The Economic Journal, 127, 599, 126-142.
10.1111/ecoj.12256
2017 Kalb, G., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A., Cheng, T. & Jeon, S. -. H. (2017). What factors affect physicians' labour supply: Comparing structural discrete choice and reduced-form approaches. Health economics, Online, 1-19.
10.1002/hec.3572
2017 Cheng, T. C., Costa-i-Font, J. & Powdthavee, N. (2017). Do You Have to Win It to Fix It? A Longitudinal Study of Lottery Winners and Their Health-Care Demand. American Journal of Health Economics, 8908, 1-25.
10.1162/ajhe_a_00092
2016 Schurer, S., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A. & Cheng, T. (2016). A man's blessing or a woman's curse? The family earnings gap of doctors. Industrial Relations, 55, 3, 385-414.
10.1111/irel.12143
2015 Joyce, C., Wang, W. & Cheng, T. (2015). Changes in doctors' working hours: a longitudinal analysis. Medical Care Research and Review, 72, 5, 605-621.
10.1177/1077558715589705
2015 Cheng, T. & Trivedi, P. (2015). Attrition bias in panel data: a sheep in wolf's clothing? A case study based on the Mabel survey. Health Economics, 24, 9, 1101-1117.
10.1002/hec.3206
2015 Cheng, T., Haisken-DeNew, J. & Yong, J. (2015). Cream skimming and hospital transfers in a mixed public-private system. Social Science and Medicine, 132, 156-164.
10.1016/j.socscimed.2015.03.035
2015 Cheng, T. C. (2015). Moral Hazard in Health Insurance. ECONOMIC RECORD, 91, 295, 537-539.
10.1111/1475-4932.12229
2014 Cheng, T., Palangkaraya, A. & Yong, J. (2014). Hospital utilization in mixed public-private system: evidence from Australian hospital data. Applied Economics, 46, 8, 859-870.
10.1080/00036846.2013.854307
2014 Cheng, T. (2014). Measuring the effects of reducing subsidies for private insurance on public expenditure for health care. Journal of Health Economics, 33, 1, 159-179.
10.1016/j.jhealeco.2013.11.007
2013 Cheng, T., Joyce, C. & Scott, A. (2013). An empirical analysis of public and private medical practice in Australia. Health Policy, 111, 1, 43-51.
10.1016/j.healthpol.2013.03.011
2012 Cheng, T., Scott, A., Jeon, S., Kalb, G., Humphreys, J. & Joyce, C. (2012). What factors influence the earnings of general practitioners and medical specialists? Evidence from the medicine in Australia: balancing employment and life survey. Health Economics, 21, 11, 1300-1317.
10.1002/hec.1791
2011 Yan, W., Cheng, T., Scott, A., Joyce, C., Humphreys, J., Kalb, G. & Leahy, A. (2011). Medicine in Australia: Balancing Employment and Life (MABEL). Australian Economic Review, 44, 1, 102-112.
10.1111/j.1467-8462.2010.00627.x

Working Paper

Year Citation
2015 Kalb, G., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A., Cheng, T. & Jeon, S. -. H.; (2015); What Factors Affect Doctors’ Hours Decisions: Comparing Structural Discrete Choice and Reduced-Form Approaches;
2015 Kalb, G. R. J., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A., Cheng, T. C. & Jeon, S. H.; (2015); What Factors Affect Doctors' Hours Decisions: Comparing Structural Discrete Choice and Reduced-Form Approaches;
2014 Cheng, T. C., Powdthavee, N. & Oswald, A. J.; (2014); Longitudinal Evidence for a Midlife Nadir in Human Wellbeing: Results from Four Data Sets;
2013 Cheng, T. C., Kalb, G. R. J. & Scott, A.; (2013); Public, Private or Both? Analysing Factors Influencing the Labour Supply of Medical Specialists;
2013 Cheng, T., Kalb, G. & Scott, A.; (2013); Public, Private or Both? Analysing Factors Influencing the Labour Supply of Medical Specialists;
2012 Schurer, S., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A. & Cheng, T. C.; (2012); One Man's Blessing, Another Woman's Curse? Family Factors and the Gender-Earnings Gap of Doctors;
2012 Schurer, S., Kuehnle, D., Scott, A. & Cheng, T. C.; (2012); One Man's Blessing, Another Woman's Curse? Family Factors and the Gender-Earnings Gap of Doctors;
2011 Cheng, T. C. & Vahid, F.; (2011); Demand for Hospital Care and Private Health Insurance in a Mixed Public-Private System: Empirical Evidence Using a Simultaneous Equation Modeling Approach;
2010 Cheng, T. C., Scott, A., Jeon, S. -. H., Kalb, G. R., Joyce, C. & Humphreys, J.; (2010); What Factors Influence the Earnings of GPs and Medical Specialists in Australia? Evidence from the MABEL Survey;

Committee Memberships

Date Role Committee Institution Country
2016 - ongoing Member Research Committee University of Adelaide Australia

Offices Held

Date Office Name Institution Country
2016 - ongoing Seminar series coordinator School of Economics, University of Adelaide Australia
Position
Senior Lecturer
Phone
83131175
Fax
8223 1460
Campus
North Terrace
Building
Nexus 10 Tower
Room Number
4 06
Org Unit
School of Economics

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