NBER Working Papers by Daniel Kessler

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June 2013The Effect of Medicare Advantage on Hospital Admissions and Mortality
with Christopher C. Afendulis, Michael E. Chernew: w19101
August 2011Vertical Integration and Optimal Reimbursement Policy
with Christopher Afendulis: w17316
September 2008The Effect of Medicare Coverage for the Disabled on the Market for Private Insurance
with John F. Cogan, R. Glenn Hubbard: w14309
July 2008The Persuasive Effects of Direct Mail: A Regression Discontinuity Approach
with Alan Gerber, Marc Meredith: w14206
March 2008Do Markets Respond to Quality Information? The Case of Fertility Clinics
with M. Kate Bundorf, Natalie Chun, Gopi Shah Goda: w13888
January 2008The Effect of Tax Preferences on Health Spending
with John F. Cogan, R. Glenn Hubbard: w13767
December 2006Evaluating Effects of Tax Preferences on Health Care Spending and Federal Revenues
with John F. Cogan, R. Glenn Hubbard: w12733
October 2006Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care
with Christopher C. Afendulis: w12623
October 2005The Effects of Cardiac Specialty Hospitals on the Cost and Quality of Medical Care
with Jason R. Barro, Robert S. Huckman: w11707
June 2005Can Ranking Hospitals on the Basis of Patients' Travel Distances Improve Quality of Care?
March 2005The Effects of Competition on Variation in the Quality and Cost of Medical Care
with Jeffrey J. Geppert: w11226
October 2004Empirical Study of the Civil Justice System
with Daniel L. Rubinfeld: w10825
August 2004Detecting Medicare Abuse
with David Becker, Mark McClellan: w10677
September 2003Advance Directives and Medical Treatment at the End of Life
with Mark B. McClellan: w9955
June 2002Ownership Form and Trapped Capital in the Hospital Industry
with Henry Hansmann, Mark McClellan: w8989
January 2002Is More Information Better? The Effects of 'Report Cards' on Health Care Providers
with David Dranove, Mark McClellan, Mark Satterthwaite: w8697
October 2001The Effects of Hospital Ownership on Medical Productivity
with Mark McClellan: w8537
February 2000How Liability Law Affects Medical Productivity
with Mark B. McClellan: w7533
Medical Liability, Managed Care, and Defensive Medicine
with Mark B. McClellan: w7537
December 1999Prevailing Wage Laws and Construction Labor Markets
with Lawrence Katz: w7454
July 1999Is Hospital Competition Socially Wasteful?
with Mark B. McClellan: w7266
January 1999Designing Hospital Antitrust Policy to Promote Social Welfare
with Mark McClellan: w6897
June 1998What Do Prosecutors Maximize? An Analysis of Drug Offenders and Concurrent Jurisdiction
with Edward L. Glaeser, Anne Morrison Piehl: w6602
March 1998Using Sentence Enhancements to Distinguish between Deterrence and Incapacitation
with Steven D. Levitt: w6484
January 1998The Effects of Malpractice Pressure and Liability Reforms on Physicians' Perceptions of Medical Care
with Mark McClellan: w6346
November 1997The Role of Discretion in the Criminal Justice System
with Anne Morrison Piehl: w6261
February 1996Do Doctors Practice Defensive Medicine?
with Mark McClellan: w5466
January 1995The Causes and Effects of Liability Reform: Some Empirical Evidence
with Thomas J. Campbell, George B. Shepherd: w4989

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