Stefania Ilinca

Researcher

Stefania Ilinca

EDUCATION

PhD in Economics, University of Lugano (Switzerland)

LANGUAGES

Romanian (mother tongue), English, Italian, German, French

CONTACT

Phone: +43 1 319 45 05-11
E-mail: ilinca@euro.centre.org

RESEARCH INTERESTS

Understanding the challenges and opportunities posed by demographic ageing to health and social policy in Europe, with emphasis on patterns of care utilization, innovation in health and long-term care delivery, issues related to equity and access to long-term care, ageism and care integration

SELECTED PUBLICATIONS

Ilinca, S., Rodrigues, R. & Schmidt, A. (2017). Fairness and Eligibility to Long-Term Care: An Analysis of the Factors Driving Inequality and Inequity in the Use of Home Care for Older Europeans. International Journal of Environmental Research and Public Health, 14(10), 12-24.

Rodrigues, R., Ilinca, S. & Schmidt, A.E. (2017). Income-rich and wealth-poor? The impact of measures of socio-economic status in the analysis of the distribution of long-term care use among older people. Health Economics, first online: October.

Sao Jose, J., Amado, C., Buttigieg, S., Ilinca, S. & Taghizadeh Larsson, A. (2017). Ageism in Healthcare: a systematic review of operational definitions and inductive conceptualizations. The Gerontologist, gnx020, https://doi.org/10.1093/geront/gnx020

Schulmann, S., Ilinca, S. & Leichsenring K. (2017). Community care for people with dementia: A handbook for policymakers, EURO.CENTRE.REPORT 10. Vienna: European Centre.

Plochg, T., Ilinca, S. & Noordegraaf, M. (2017). Beyond integrated care. Journal of Health Services Research & Policy, 22(3), 195-197.

Schmidt, A., Ilinca, S., Rodrigues, R. et al. (2016). Fit for caring: factors associated with informal care provision by older individuals with and without multimorbidity. European Journal of Ageing, 13(2).

Calciolari S. & Ilinca S. (2016). Unravelling Care Integration: Assessing its Dimensions and Antecedents in the Italian Health System. Health Policy, 120(1), 129-138

Ilinca, S. & Calciolari, S. (2014). The patterns of health care utilization of elderly Europeans: frailty and increased care utilization. Health Services Research, 50(1), 305-320.