Encyclopedia of Public Health

2008 Edition
| Editors: Wilhelm Kirch

Risk Solidarity, ex-ante

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4020-5614-7_3054

Definition

Ex-ante risk solidarity implies redistribution from those individuals who are expected to be healthy to those who are expected to be sick.

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