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June 2014Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Heidi Williams: w20226
October 2013The Impact of Medicaid on Labor Force Activity and Program Participation: Evidence from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
with Katherine Baicker, Amy Finkelstein, Jae Song, Sarah Taubman: w19547
August 2013The Response of Drug Expenditures to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Paul Schrimpf: w19393
July 2013Healthcare Exceptionalism? Productivity and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector
with Amitabh Chandra, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny, Chad Syverson: w19200
December 2012The RAND Health Insurance Experiment, Three Decades Later
with Aviva Aron-Dine, Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein: w18642
October 2012Social Insurance: Connecting Theory to Data
with Raj Chetty, Amy Finkelstein: w18433
February 2012Moral Hazard in Health Insurance: How Important Is Forward Looking Behavior?
with Aviva Aron-Dine, Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Mark R. Cullen: w17802

Published: “Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance,” with Amy Finkelstein, Stephen Ryan, Paul Schrimpf, and Mark Cullen, American Economic Review, 103(1), 178-219, February 2013.

September 2011Insuring Long Term Care In the US
with Jeffrey Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w17451

Published: “Insuring Long-Term Care in the U.S.” Journal of Economic Perspectives. Vol. 25 (4): pages 119-142. Fall 2011. With Amy Finkelstein.

July 2011The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Evidence from the First Year
with Amy Finkelstein, Sarah Taubman, Bill Wright, Mira Bernstein, Jonathan Gruber, Joseph P. Newhouse, Heidi Allen, Katherine Baicker, The Oregon Health Study Group: w17190

Published: Amy Finkelstein & Sarah Taubman & Bill Wright & Mira Bernstein & Jonathan Gruber & Joseph P. Newhouse & Heidi Allen & Katherine Baicker, 2012. "The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Evidence from the First Year," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 127(3), pages 1057-1106. citation courtesy of

April 2011Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Stephen P. Ryan, Paul Schrimpf, Mark R. Cullen: w16969

Published: Liran Einav & Amy Finkelstein & Stephen P. Ryan & Paul Schrimpf & Mark R. Cullen, 2013. "Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 103(1), pages 178-219, February. citation courtesy of

March 2011Comment on "The Demand for Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Coverage: Evidence from Four Waves of the Retirement Perspectives Survey"
in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
January 2011Selection in Insurance Markets: Theory and Empirics in Pictures
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein: w16723

Published: “Selection in Insurance Markets: Theory and Empirics in Pictures,” with Amy Finkelstein, Journal of Economics Perspectives 25(1), 1 15 - 138 , Winter 2011 .

February 2010Comment on "Mind the Gap! Consumer Perceptions and Choices of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans"
in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, David A. Wise, editor
January 2010How general are risk preferences? Choices under uncertainty in different domains.
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Iuliana Pascu, Mark R. Cullen: w15686

Published: How General Are Risk Preferences? Choices under Uncertainty in Different Domains, with Amy Finkelstein, Iuliana Pascu, and Mark Cullen American Economic Review, 102(6), October 2012, 2606-2638

August 2009Beyond Testing: Empirical Models of Insurance Markets
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Jonathan Levin: w15241

Published: Liran Einav & Amy Finkelstein & Jonathan Levin, 2010. "Beyond Testing: Empirical Models of Insurance Markets," Annual Review of Economics, Annual Reviews, vol. 2(1), pages 311-336, 09. citation courtesy of

February 2009Income and Health Spending: Evidence from Oil Price Shocks
with Daron Acemoglu, Amy Finkelstein, Matthew J. Notowidigdo: w14744

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Amy Finkelstein & Matthew J. Notowidigdo, 2013. "Income and Health Spending: Evidence from Oil Price Shocks," The Review of Economics and Statistics, MIT Press, vol. 95(4), pages 1079-1095, October. citation courtesy of

October 2008Estimating Welfare in Insurance Markets Using Variation in Prices
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Mark R. Cullen: w14414

Published: The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2010) 125 (3): 877-921. doi: 10.1162/qjec.2010.125.3.877

June 2008What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect of Health on the Marginal Utility of Consumption
with Amy Finkelstein, Erzo F.P. Luttmer, Matthew J. Notowidigdo: w14089

Published: Amy Finkelstein & Erzo F. P. Luttmer & Matthew J. Notowidigdo, 2013. "What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect Of Health On The Marginal Utility Of Consumption," Journal of the European Economic Association, European Economic Association, vol. 11, pages 221-258, 01. citation courtesy of

January 2008Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance
with David M. Cutler, Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry: w13746

Published: David M. Cutler & Amy Finkelstein & Kathleen McGarry, 2008. "Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(2), pages 157-62, May. citation courtesy of

November 2007Why is the market for long-term care insurance so small?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein
in Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), Public Policy and Retirement, Sören Blomquist and Roger Gordon, organizers
July 2007The Welfare Cost of Asymmetric Information: Evidence from the U.K. Annuity Market
with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Paul Schrimpf: w13228
May 2007Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 21, James M. Poterba, editor
February 2007E-ZTax: Tax Salience and Tax Rates
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Published: Amy Finkelstein, 2009. "E-ZTAX: Tax Salience and Tax Rates," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 124(3), pages 969-1010, August.

September 2006Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein: w12536

Published: Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey, Jeffrey R. Brown, Norma B. Coe, Amy Finkelstein. in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 21, Poterba. 2007

May 2006Input and Technology Choices in Regulated Industries: Evidence From the Health Care Sector
with Daron Acemoglu, Amy Finkelstein: w12254

Published: Daron Acemoglu & Amy Finkelstein, 2008. "Input and Technology Choices in Regulated Industries: Evidence from the Health Care Sector," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 116(5), pages 837-880, October. citation courtesy of

Redistribution by Insurance Market Regulation: Analyzing a Ban on Gender-Based Retirement Annuities
with Amy Finkelstein, James Poterba, Casey Rothschild: w12205

Published: Finkelstein, Amy & Poterba, James & Rothschild, Casey, 2009. "Redistribution by insurance market regulation: Analyzing a ban on gender-based retirement annuities," Journal of Financial Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(1), pages 38-58, January. citation courtesy of

March 2006Testing for Asymmetric Information Using 'Unused Observables' in Insurance Markets: Evidence from the U.K. Annuity Market
with Amy Finkelstein, James Poterba: w12112
January 2006Did Medicare Induce Pharmaceutical Innovation?
with Daron Acemoglu, David Cutler, Amy Finkelstein, Joshua Linn: w11949

Published: Acemoglu, Daron, David Cutler, Amy Finkelstein and Joshua Linn. "Did Medicare Induce Pharmaceutical Innovation?," American Economic Review, 2006, v96(2,May), 103-107. citation courtesy of

September 2005The Aggregate Effects of Health Insurance: Evidence from the Introduction of Medicare
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Published: Finkelstein, Amy. "The Aggregate Effects of Health Insurance: Evidence from the Introduction of Medicare." Quarterly Journal of Economics 122, 3 (2007): 1-37.

What Did Medicare Do (And Was It Worth It)?
with Amy Finkelstein, Robin McKnight: w11609

Published: Finkelstein, Amy and Robin McKnight. "What Did Medicare Do? The Initial Impact of Medicare on Mortality and Out of Pocket Medical Spending." Journal of Public Economics 92 (2008): 1644-1669.

January 2005Dynamic Inefficiencies in Insurance Markets: Evidence from long-term care insurance
with Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry, Amir Sufi: w11039

Published: Finkelstein, Amy, Kathleen McGarry and Amir Sufi. "Dynamic Inefficiencies In Insurance Markets: Evidence From Long-Term Care Insurance," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 224-228. citation courtesy of

December 2004The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w10989

Published: Jeffrey R. Brown & Amy Finkelstein, 2008. "The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 98(3), pages 1083-1102, June. citation courtesy of

September 2004Supply or Demand: Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?
with Jeffrey R. Brown, Amy Finkelstein: w10782

Published: Brown, Jeffrey R. and Amy Finkelstein. "Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?" Journal of Public Economics, Volume 91, Issue 10, November 2007, Pages 1967-1991

September 2003Private Information and its Effect on Market Equilibrium: New Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance
with Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry: w9957

Published: Finkelstein, Amy and Kathleen McGarry. "Private Information and its Effect on Market Equilibrium: Evidence From the Long-Term Care Insurance Market." The American Economic Review 96, 4 (2005): 938-958.

January 2003Health Policy and Technological Change: Evidence from the Vaccine Industry
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June 2002The Interaction of Partial Public Insurance Programs and Residual Private Insurance Markets: Evidence from the U.S. Medicare Program
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Published: Finkelstein, Amy. "The Interaction of Partial Public Insurance Programs and Residual Private Insurance Markets: Evidence from the U.S. Medicare Program." Journal of Health Economics 23, 1 (2004): 1-24.

When Can Partial Public Insurance Produce Pareto Improvements?
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May 2002Minimum Standards and Insurance Regulation: Evidence from the Medigap Market
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Published: Finkelstein, Amy. "Minimum Standards, Insurance Regulation And Adverse Selection: Evidence From The Medigap Market," Journal of Public Economics, 2004, v88(12,Dec), 2515-2547.

December 2000Adverse Selection in Insurance Markets: Policyholder Evidence from the U.K. Annuity Market
with Amy Finkelstein, James Poterba: w8045

Published: Finkelstein, Amy and James Poterba. "Adverse Selection In Insurance Markets: Policyholder Evidence From The U.K. Annuity Market," Journal of Political Economy, 2004, v112(1,Feb), 183-208. citation courtesy of

June 1999Selection Effects in the Market for Individual Annuities: New Evidence from the United Kingdom
with Amy Finkelstein, James Poterba: w7168

Published: Finkelstein, Amy and James Poterba. "Selection Effects In The United Kingdom Individual Annuities Market," Economic Journal, 2002, v112(476,Jan), 28-50.

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