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Books

Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs
with Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, David Cutler
Conference held October 18-19, 2013
Forthcoming from University of Chicago Press
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches
with Charles R. Hulten
Conference held September 19-20, 2003
Published in October 2007 by University of Chicago Press
© 2007 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

Medical Care Output and Productivity
with David M. Cutler
Published in January 2001 by University of Chicago Press
© 2001 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth
with Jack E. Triplett
Conference held May 12-14, 1988
Published in January 1991 by University of Chicago Press
© 1990 by the National Bureau of Economic Research
in NBER Book Series Studies in Income and Wealth

Working Papers and Chapters

March 2014Specialty drug prices and utilization after loss of U.S. patent exclusivity, 2001-2007
with Rena M. Conti: w20016
December 2013The Regulation of Prescription Drug Competition and Market Responses: Patterns in Prices and Sales following Loss of Exclusivity
with Murray L. Aitken, Barry Bosworth, Iain Cockburn, Richard Frank, Michael Kleinrock, Bradley Shapiro
in Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs, Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, Ernst Berndt, and David Cutler, editors
October 2013Introduction to "Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs"
with Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, David Cutler
in Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs, Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, Ernst Berndt, and David Cutler, editors
Firm Entry, Exit and Price Competition in the Market for Multisource Specialty Drugs, 2006-2012
with Rena Conti
in Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs, Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, Ernst Berndt, and David Cutler, editors
The Regulation of Prescription Drug Competition and Market Responses: Patterns in Prices and Sales Following Loss of Exclusivity
with Murray L. Aitken, Barry Bosworth, Iain M. Cockburn, Richard Frank, Michael Kleinrock, Bradley T. Shapiro: w19487
March 2013Price Indexes for Clinical Trial Research: A Feasibility Study
with Iain M. Cockburn: w18918
October 2011The Effect of FDA Advisories on Branded Pharmaceutical Firms' Valuations and Promotion Efforts
with Rena M. Conti, Haiden A. Huskamp: w17528
March 2011A Primer on the Economics of Prescription Pharmaceutical Pricing in Health Insurance Markets
with Thomas G. McGuire, Joseph P. Newhouse: w16879

Published: Ernst R. Berndt & Thomas McGuire & Joseph P. Newhouse, 2011. "A Primer on the Economics of Prescription Pharmaceutical Pricing in Health Insurance Markets," Forum for Health Economics & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 14(2), pages 10. citation courtesy of

February 2011The Diversity of Concentrated Prescribing Behavior: An Application to Antipsychotics
with Anna A. Levine Taub, Anton Kolotilin, Robert S. Gibbons: w16823
October 2010Brand Loyalty, Generic Entry and Price Competition in Pharmaceuticals in the Quarter Century After the 1984 Waxman-Hatch Legislation
with Murray L. Aitken: w16431

Published: Berndt, Ernst R. and Murray L. Aitken, “Brand Loyalty, Generic Entry and Price Competition in Pharmaceuticals in the Quarter Century after the 1984 Waxman - Hatch Legislation”, International Journal of the Economics of Business 18(2):177 - 201, July 2011.

August 2010Hedonic Price Indexes for Personal Computer Operating Systems and Produtivity Suites
with Alan G. White, Jaison R. Abel, Cory W. Monroe
in Contributions in Memory of Zvi Griliches, Jacques Mairesse and Manuel Trajtenberg, editors
Pricing and Reimbursement in U.S. Pharmaceutical Markets
with Joseph P. Newhouse: w16297

Published: Ber ndt, Ernst R. and Joseph P. Newhouse, “Pricing and Reimbursement in U.S. Pharmaceutical Markets”, Chapter 8 in Patricia M. Danzon and Sean N. Nicholson, eds., The Oxford Handbook on the Economics of the Biopharmaceutical Industr y , New York: Oxford University Press, pp. 201 - 265, 2012.

May 2010Characterizing Markets for Biopharmaceutical Innovations: Do Biologics Differ from Small Molecules?
with Mark Trusheim, Murray L. Aitken: w16014
January 2010Characterizing Markets for Biopharmaceutical Innovations: Do Biologics Differ from Small Molecules?
with Mark R. Trusheim, Murray L. Aitken
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, volume 13, David Cutler, Alan Garber, Dana Goldman, and William Vogt, organizers
December 2009Comment on "Can A Disease-Based Price Index Improve the Estimation of the Medical CPI?"
in Price Index Concepts and Measurement, W. Erwin Diewert, John S. Greenlees and Charles R. Hulten, editors
January 2009Early Retirement and DI/SSI Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression
with Rena M. Conti, Richard G. Frank
in Health at Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability among the Elderly, David M. Cutler and David A. Wise, editors
September 2008Economic Factors Underlying the Unbundling of Advertising Agency Services
with Mohammad Arzaghi, James C. Davis, Alvin J. Silk: w14345
October 2007Introduction to "Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches"
with Charles R. Hulten
in Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, Ernst R. Berndt and Charles R. Hulten, editors
Price Indexes for Microsoft
with Jaison R. Abel, Alan G. White
in Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, Ernst R. Berndt and Charles R. Hulten, editors
Front matter, table of contents, preface and acknowledgement
with Charles R. Hulten
in Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, Ernst R. Berndt and Charles R. Hulten, editors
List of Contributors, Indexes
with Charles R. Hulten
in Hard-to-Measure Goods and Services: Essays in Honor of Zvi Griliches, Ernst R. Berndt and Charles R. Hulten, editors
December 2006Anomalies in Estimates of Cross-Price Elasticities for Marketing Mix Models: Theory and Empirical Test
with Andre Bonfrer, Alvin Silk: w12756
August 2006Opportunities for Improving the Drug Development Process: Results from a Survey of Industry and the FDA
with Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Matthew W. Strobeck
in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 6, Adam B. Jaffe, Josh Lerner and Scott Stern, editors
May 2006Early Retirement and Public Disability Insurance Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression
with Rena M. Conti, Richard G. Frank: w12237
March 2006The Impact of Antihypertensive Drugs on the Number and Risk of Death, Stroke and Myocardial Infarction in the United States
with Genia Long, David Cutler, Jimmy Royer, Andrée-Anne Fournier, Alicia Sasser, Pierre Cremieux: w12096
January 2006Real Output in Mental Health Care during the 1990s
with Alisa B. Busch, Richard G. Frank
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 9, David Cutler and Alan Garber, organizers
October 2005Assessing the Safety and Efficacy of the FDA: The Case of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts
with Tomas J. Philipson, Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Matthew W. Strobeck: w11724
August 2005Real Output in Mental Health Care During the 1990s
with Alisa B. Busch, Richard G. Frank, Sharon-Lise Normand: w11557

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June 2005Opportunities for Improving the Drug Development Process: Results from a Survey of Industry and the FDA
with Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Matthew W. Strobeck: w11425

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Assessing the Impacts of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts (PDUFA) on the FDA Approval Process
with Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Tomas Philipson
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 8, David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber
May 2005Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness
with Rachel Glennerster, Michael R. Kremer, Jean Lee, Ruth Levine, Georg Weizsacker, Heidi Williams: w11288
October 2004Assessing the Impacts of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts (PDUFA) on the FDA Approval Process
with Adrian H. B. Gottschalk, Tomas Philipson, Matthew W. Strobeck: w10822

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September 2004Faster, Smaller, Cheaper: An Hedonic Price Analysis of PDAs
with Paul D. Chwelos, Ernst R. Berndt, Iain M. Cockburn: w10746

Published: P. D. Chwelos & E. R. Berndt & I. M. Cockburn, 2008. "Faster, smaller, cheaper: an hedonic price analysis of PDAs," Applied Economics, Taylor and Francis Journals, vol. 40(22), pages 2839-2856. citation courtesy of

July 2004Benefit Plan Design and Prescription Drug Utilization Among Asthmatics: Do Patient Copayments Matter?
with William H. Crown, Onur Baser, Stan N. Finkelstein, Whitney P. Witt, Jonathan Maguire, Kenan E. Haver
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 7, David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber, editors
April 2004Hedonic Price Indexes for Personal Computer Operating Systems and Productivity Suites
with Alan G. White, Jaison R. Abel, Cory W. Monroe: w10427

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November 2003Benefit Plan Design and Prescription Drug Utilization Among Asthmatics: Do Patient Copayments Matter?
with William H. Crown, Onur Baser, Stan N. Finkelstein, Whitney P. Witt: w10062

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October 2003Quality-Constant Price Indexes for the Ongoing Treatment of Schizophrenia: An Exploratory Study
with Richard G. Frank, Alisa B. Busch: w10022

Published: Frank, Richard G., Ernst R. Berndt, Alisa Busch, and Anthony F. Lehman. “Quality-Constant Prices for the Ongoing Treatment of Schizophrenia: An Exploratory Study." Quarterly Review of Economics and Finance 44, 3 (July 2004): 390-409.

September 2003Price Indexes for Microsoft's Personal Computer Software Products
with Jaison R. Abel, Alan G. White: w9966

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Scale and Scope Economies in the Global Advertising and Marketing Services Business
with Alvin J. Silk: w9965
January 2003Demand Effects of Recent Changes in Prescription Drug Promotion
with Meredith B. Rosenthal, Julie M. Donohue, Arnold M. Epstein, Richard G. Frank
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 6, David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber, editors
The Long Shadow of Patent Expiration. Generic Entry and Rx-to-OTC Switches
with Margaret Kyle, Davina Ling
in Scanner Data and Price Indexes, Robert C. Feenstra and Matthew D. Shapiro, editors
December 2001Intermedia Substitutability and Market Demand by National Advertisers
with Alvin J. Silk, Lisa R. Klein: w8624

Published: Silk, Alvin J., Lisa R. Klein and Ernst R. Berndt. "Intermedia Substitutability And Market Demand By National Advertisers," Review of Industrial Organization, 2002, v20(4,Jun), 323-348.

January 2001Creating Price Indexes for Measuring Productivity in Mental Health Care
with Susan H. Busch, Richard G. Frank
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 4, Alan M. Garber, editor
Price Indexes for Medical Care Goods and Services -- An Overview of Measurement Issues
with David M. Cutler, Richard Frank, Zvi Griliches, Joseph P. Newhouse, Jack E. Triplett
in Medical Care Output and Productivity, David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, editors
Treatment Price Indexes for Acute Phase Major Depression
with Susan Busch, Richard Frank
in Medical Care Output and Productivity, David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, editors
Sources of Productivity Growth in the American Coal Industry 1972–95
with Denny Ellerman, Thomas Stoker
in New Developments in Productivity Analysis, Charles R. Hulten, Edwin R. Dean and Michael J. Harper, editors
Front matter, "Medical Care Output and Productivity"
with David M. Cutler
in Medical Care Output and Productivity, David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, editors
Introduction to "Medical Care Output and Productivity"
with David M. Cutler
in Medical Care Output and Productivity, David M. Cutler and Ernst R. Berndt, editors
July 2000The Medical Treatment of Depression, 1991-1996: Productive Inefficiency, Expected Outcome Variations, and Price Indexes
with Anupa Bir, Susan H. Busch, Richard G. Frank, Sharon-Lise T. Normand: w7816

Published: Berndt, Ernst R., Anupa Bir, Susan H. Busch, Richard G. Frank and Sharon-Lise T. Normand. "The Medical Treatment Of Depression, 1991-1996: Productive Inefficiency, Expected Outcome Variations, And Price Indexes," Journal of Health Economics, 2002, v21(3,May), 373-396.

June 2000Consumption Externalities and Diffusion in Pharmaceutical Markets: Antiulcer Drugs
with Robert S. Pindyck, Pierre Azoulay: w7772

Published: Ernst R. Berndt & Robert S. Pindyck & Pierre Azoulay, 2003. "Consumption Externalities and Diffusion in Pharmaceutical Markets: Antiulcer Drugs," Journal of Industrial Economics, Blackwell Publishing, vol. 51(2), pages 243-270, 06. citation courtesy of

March 1999Network Effects and Diffusion in Pharmaceutical Markets: Antiulcer Drugs
with Robert S. Pindyck, Pierre Azoulay: w7024
November 1998Price Indexes for Acute Phase Treatment of Depression
with Susan H. Busch, Richard G. Frank: w6799

Published: Ernst R. Berndt & Susan Busch & Richard Frank, 2001. "Treatment Price Indexes for Acute Phase Major Depression," NBER Chapters, in: Medical Care Output and Productivity, pages 463-508 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Price Indexes for Medical Care Goods and Services: An Overview of Measurement Issues
with David M. Cutler, Richard G. Frank, Zvi Griliches, Joseph P. Newhouse: w6817

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February 1998Price Indexes for the Treatment of Depression
with Richard G. Frank, Susan H. Busch: w6417

Published: Triplett, Jack E. (ed.) Measuring the prices of medical treatments. Washington, D.C.: Brookings Institution Press, 1999.

January 1998Is Price Inflation Different for the Elderly? An Empirical Analysis of Prescription Drugs
with Iain M. Cockburn, Douglas L. Cocks, Arnold M. Epstein, Zvi Griliches
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, volume 1, Alan M. Garber, editor
September 1997Is Price Inflation Different for the Elderly? An Empirical Analysis of Prescription Drugs
with Iain M. Cockburn, Douglas L. Cocks, Arnold Epstein, Zvi Griliches: w6182

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November 1996Alternate Insurance Arrangements and the Treatment of Depression: What Are the Facts?
with Richard G. Frank, Thomas G. McGuire: w5813

Published: in American Journal of Managed Care, vol.3, no.2, pp.243-252, 1997.

January 1996The Roles of Marketing, Product Quality, and Price Competition in the Growth and Composition of the U.S. Antiulcer Drug Industry
with Linda T. Bui, David H. Lucking-Reiley, Glen L. Urban
in The Economics of New Goods, Timothy F. Bresnahan and Robert J. Gordon, editors
October 1994The Roles of Marketing, Product Quality and Price Competition in the Growth and Composition of the U.S. Anti-Ulcer Drug Industry
with Linda Bui, David Reiley, Glen Urban: w4904

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August 1994Costs, Institutional Mobility Barriers, and Market Structure: Advertising Agencies as Multiproduct Firms
with Alvin J. Silk: w4826

Published: Journal of Economics and Management Strategy, Vol. 3, no. 3, Fall 1994pp. 437-450

November 1993Econometric Estimates of Prices Indexes for Personal Computers in the 1990s
with Zvi Griliches, Neal Rappaport: w4549

Published: Journal of Econometrics, vol. 68, (1995). pp. 243-268

January 1993Price Indexes for Microcomputers: An Exploratory Study
with Zvi Griliches
in Price Measurements and Their Uses, Murray Foss, Marylin Manser, and Allan Young, editors
March 1992Auditing the Producer Price Index: Micro Evidence From Prescription Pharmaceutical Preparations
with Zvi Griliches, Joshua G. Rosett: w4009

Published: Journal of Business and Economic Statistics, vol. 11 no. 3, July 1993, pp. 251-264 citation courtesy of

High-Tech Capital Formation and Labor Composition in U.S. Manufacturing Industries: An Exploratory Analysis
with Catherine J. Morrison, Larry S. Rosenblum: w4010

Published: Journal of Econometrics, vol. 65, no. 1, pp. 9-43, (1994) Annals of Econometrics

September 1991Rail Costs and Capital Adjustments in a Quasi-Regulated Environment
with Ann F. Friedlaender, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang, Mark Showalter, Christopher A. Vellturo: w3841

Published: Journal of Transport Economics and Policy, vol. 27, no.2 May 1993, pp. 131- 152

Measuring the Contribution of Public Infrastructure Capital in Sweden
with Bengt Hansson: w3842

Published: Scandanavian Journal of Economics Volume 94, Supplement 1992, pp. 151-168

June 1991Mergers, Deregulation and Cost Savings in the U.S. Rail Industry
with Ann F. Friedlaender, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang, Christopher A. Vellturo: w3749

Published: "Cost Effect of Mergers and Deregulation in the U.S. Railroad Industry", Journal of Productivity Analysis, vol 4, no.2 1993, pp. 127-144

January 1991Assessing the Productivity of Information Technology Equipment in U.S. Manufacturing Industries
with Catherine J. Morrison: w3582

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Front matter, prefatory note, table of contents
with Jack E. Triplett
in Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Ernst R. Berndt and Jack E. Triplett, editors
Introduction to "Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth"
with Jack E. Triplett
in Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Ernst R. Berndt and Jack E. Triplett, editors
List of Contributors, Indices
with Jack E. Triplett
in Fifty Years of Economic Measurement: The Jubilee of the Conference on Research in Income and Wealth, Ernst R. Berndt and Jack E. Triplett, editors
Energy Price Shocks and Productivity Growth in the Japanese and U.S. Manufacturing Industries
with Shunseke Mori, Takamitsu Sawa, David O. Wood
in Productivity Growth in Japan and the United States, Charles R. Hulten, editor
October 1990Scale and Scope Effects on Advertising Agency Costs
with Alvin J. Silk: w3463

Published: Marketing Science, vol. 12, No. 1, Winter 1993, pp. 53-72

On the Accuracy of Producer Price Indexes for Pharmaceutical Preparations: An Audit Based on Detailed Firm-Specific Data
with Zvi Griliches, Joshua G. Rosett: w3490
June 1990Price Indexes for Microcomputers: An Exploratory Study
with Zvi Griliches: w3378

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Interdependent Pricing and Markup Behavior: An Empirical Analysis of GM, Ford and Chrysler
with Ann F. Friedlaender, Judy Shaw-Er Wang Chiang: w3396
April 1989Economic Capacity Utilization and Productivity Measurement for Multi-product firms with multiple quasi-fixed inputs
with Melvyn A. Fuss: w2932
May 1982Productivity Measurement Using Capital Asset Valuation to Adjust for Variations in Utilization
with Melvyn A. Fuss: w0895

Published: Berndt, Ernst R. and Melvyn A. Fuss. "Productivity Measurement Using Capital Asset Valuation to Adjust for Variations in Utilization." Journal of Econometrics, November 1986.

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