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NBER Working Papers by Alan M. Garber

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December 2010Committing to Exercise: Contract Design for Virtuous Habit Formation
with Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert, Erik Blumenkranz: w16624
March 2009Coping with Chronic Disease? Chronic Disease and Disability in Elderly American Population 1982-1999
with Gabriel Aranovich, Jay Bhattacharya, Thomas E. MaCurdy: w14811

Published: Aranovich G, Bhattacharya J , Garber A, MaCurdy T, “Coping with Chronic Disease? Chronic Disease and Disability in Elderly American Population 1982 ‐ 1999,” Forum for Health Economics & Policy. 2009.

August 2008Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient?
with Jonathan Skinner: w14257

Published: Alan M. Garber & Jonathan Skinner, 2008. "Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient?," Journal of Economic Perspectives, American Economic Association, vol. 22(4), pages 27-50, Fall. citation courtesy of

March 2006Insurance and Incentives for Medical Innovation
with Charles I. Jones, Paul M. Romer: w12080

Published: "Insurance and Incentives for Medical Innovation" (with Alan Garber and Paul Romer), Forum for Health Economics & Policy, 2006, Forum: Biomedical Research and the Economy: Article 4 citation courtesy of

June 1999Advances in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Health Interventions
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Published: Garber, Alan M., 2000. "Advances in cost-effectiveness analysis of health interventions," Handbook of Health Economics, in: A. J. Culyer & J. P. Newhouse (ed.), Handbook of Health Economics, edition 1, volume 1, chapter 4, pages 181-221 Elsevier.

October 1998Medical Care at the End of Life: Diseases, Treatment Patterns, and Costs
with Thomas E. MaCurdy, Mark C. McClellan: w6748

Published: Frontiers in Health Policy Research. Garber, Alan M., ed., Cambridge: MIT Press, 1999, pp. 77-98.

October 1997Persistence of Medicare Expenditures Among Elderly Beneficiaries
with Thomas E. MaCurdy, Mark B. McClellan: w6249

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January 1996Cause-Specific Mortality among Medicare Enrollees
with Jay Bhattacharya, Thomas MaCurdy: w5409

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February 1995To Comfort Always: The Prospects of Expanded Social Responsibility for Long-Term Care
w5034

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September 1992Economic Foundations of Cost Effective Analysis
with Charles E. Phelps: w4164

Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 16 (1997): 1-31.

June 1992Forecasting Nursing Home Utilization of Elderly Americans
with Andrew Dick, Thomas MaCurdy: w4107

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March 1991Nursing Home Discharges and Exhaustion of Medicare Benefits
with Thomas E. MaCurdy: w3639

Published: Journal of the American Statistical Association, Volume 88, pp. 727-736, 1993.

February 1989Predicting Nursing Home Utilization Among the High-Risk Elderly
with Thomas E. MaCurdy: w2843

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October 1988Costs and Benefits of Prenatal Screening For Cystic Fibrosis
with Joseph P. Fenerty: w2749

Published: Medical Care, Volume 29, pp. 473-489, 1991

July 1987Long-Term Care, Wealth, and Health of the Disabled Elderly Living in the Community
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June 1983Case Mix, Costs, and Outcomes: Differences Between Faculty and Community Services in a University Hospital
with Victor R. Fuchs, James F. Silverman: w1159

Published: Garber, Alan M., Victor R. Fuchs and James F. Silverman. "Aase Mix, Costs , and Outcomes: Differences Between Faculty and Community Services in a University Hospital." The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 310, No. 19 (May 10, 1984), pp. 1231-1237

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