The purpose of this Opinion article is to discuss some ideas that might lead to papers that are suitable for publication in the Journal of Health and Medical Economics. The suggestions include the affordability and sustainability of universal health care insurance, monitoring and managing costs associated with public and private health and medical care coverage, panel data models based on industrial organization and corporate finance, and health and medical investment finance.

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Keywords universal health care insurance, public health and medical care coverage, private health and medical care coverage, industrial organization, corporate finance, health and medical investment finance
JEL Econometric Modeling (jel C5), Analysis of Health Care Markets (jel I11), Health Insurance, Public and Private (jel I13), Government Policy; Regulation; Public Health (jel I18), Large datasets: Modelling and Analysis (jel C55)
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Note For financial and research support, the first author is grateful to the National Science Council of Taiwan, and the second author is most thankful to the Australian Research Council and the National Science Council of Taiwan.
Chang, C-L, & McAleer, M.J. (2015). Research Ideas for the Journal of Health & Medical Economics: Opinion (No. EI2015-25). Econometric Institute Research Papers. Retrieved from