Arthur E. Attema is an Associate Professor at the Health Economics department of ESHPM. His main research interests include behavioral and experimental economics, utility theory and measurement, and intertemporal choice. Arthur obtained an MSc degree in Economics at the University of Amsterdam (cum laude) and an MSc degree in Health Economics at Erasmus University Rotterdam. He holds a PhD degree from the Erasmus School of Economics in Rotterdam, for his dissertation on intertemporal preferences with applications to health economics, under supervision of Prof. Han Bleichrodt and Prof. Peter P. Wakker. Arthur is member of the Behavioral Economics Group and management board member of the Behavioral Experiments in Health Network (BEHnet).
Arthur has won the NVTAG MTA award 2012/2013 for innovative research in MTA methodology. In 2015 and 2017, he was listed in ESB's Top 40 of economists located in the Netherlands, based on quality-weighted publications.
Marieke Krol, Arthur Attema, Job Exel & Werner Brouwer (2016) - Altruistic preferences in TTO: Consideration of effects on others in health state valuations - Medical Decision Making, 36 (2), 187-198 - doi: 10.1177/0272989X15615870
Arthur Attema, Han Bleichrodt, Kirsten Rohde & Peter Wakker (2010) - Time-Tradeoff Sequences for Analyzing Discounting and Time Inconsistency - Management Science, 56 (11), 2015-2030 - doi: 10.1287/mnsc.1100.1219