NBER Working Papers by David M. Cutler

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May 2014When Does Education Matter? The Protective Effect of Education for Cohorts Graduating in Bad Times
with Wei Huang, Adriana Lleras-Muney: w20156
October 2013Who Pays for Public Employee Health Costs?
with Jeffrey Clemens: w19574
August 2013Physician Beliefs and Patient Preferences: A New Look at Regional Variation in Health Care Spending
with Jonathan Skinner, Ariel Dora Stern, David Wennberg: w19320
Evidence for Significant Compression of Morbidity In the Elderly U.S. Population
with Kaushik Ghosh, Mary Beth Landrum: w19268
January 2012Education and Health: Insights from International Comparisons
with Adriana Lleras-Muney: w17738
June 2011Dimensions of Health in the Elderly Population
with Mary Beth Landrum: w17148
July 2010Why did HIV decline in Uganda?
with Marcella M. Alsan: w16171
May 2010Where Are The Health Care Entrepreneurs? The Failure of Organizational Innovation in Health Care
January 2010Explaining the Rise in Educational Gradients in Mortality
with Fabian Lange, Ellen Meara, Seth Richards, Christopher J. Ruhm: w15678
September 2009Induced Innovation and Social Inequality: Evidence from Infant Medical Care
with Ellen Meara, Seth Richards: w15316
August 2009Input Constraints and the Efficiency of Entry: Lessons from Cardiac Surgery
with Robert S. Huckman, Jonathan T. Kolstad: w15214
July 2009Selection Stories: Understanding Movement Across Health Plans
with Bryan Lincoln, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w15164
September 2008Socioeconomic Status and Health: Dimensions and Mechanisms
with Adriana Lleras-Muney, Tom Vogl: w14333
January 2008Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance
with Amy Finkelstein, Kathleen McGarry: w13746
October 2007Mosquitoes: The Long-term Effects of Malaria Eradication in India
with Winnie Fung, Michael Kremer, Monica Singhal, Tom Vogl: w13539
The Lifetime Costs and Benefits of Medical Technology
Social Interactions and Smoking
with Edward L. Glaeser: w13477
August 2007Clinical Pathways to Disability
with Mary Beth Landrum, Kate A. Stewart: w13304
May 2007When Are Ghettos Bad? Lessons from Immigrant Segregation in the United States
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w13082
April 2007Is the US Population Behaving Healthier?
with Edward L. Glaeser, Allison B. Rosen: w13013
March 2007Why Is The Developed World Obese?
with Sara Bleich, Christopher Murray, Alyce Adams: w12954
July 2006Education and Health: Evaluating Theories and Evidence
with Adriana Lleras-Muney: w12352
May 2006Intensive Medical Care and Cardiovascular Disease Disability Reductions
with Mary Beth Landrum, Kate A. Stewart: w12184
March 2006Why Do Europeans Smoke More than Americans?
with Edward L. Glaeser: w12124
The Impact of Antihypertensive Drugs on the Number and Risk of Death, Stroke and Myocardial Infarction in the United States
with Genia Long, Ernst R. Berndt, Jimmy Royer, Andrée-Anne Fournier, Alicia Sasser, Pierre Cremieux: w12096
February 2006How Do the Better Educated Do It? Socioeconomic Status and the Ability to Cope with Underlying Impairment
with Mary Beth Landrum, Kate A. Stewart: w12040
January 2006Did Medicare Induce Pharmaceutical Innovation?
with Daron Acemoglu, Amy Finkelstein, Joshua Linn: w11949
The Determinants of Mortality
with Angus S. Deaton, Adriana Lleras-Muney: w11963
May 2005A Proposed Method for Monitoring U.S. Population Health: Linking Symptoms, Impairments, and Health Ratings
with Susan T. Stewart, Rebecca M. Woodward, Allison B. Rosen: w11358
Is the Melting Pot Still Hot? Explaining the Resurgence of Immigrant Segregation
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w11295
February 2005What Explains Differences in Smoking, Drinking and Other Health-Related Behaviors
with Edward Glaeser: w11100
January 2005Water, Water, Everywhere: Municipal Finance and Water Supply in American Cities
with Grant Miller: w11096
November 2004Autopsy on an Empire: Understanding Mortality in Russia and the Former Soviet Union
with Elizabeth Brainerd: w10868
May 2004The Role of Public Health Improvements in Health Advances: The 20th Century United States
with Grant Miller: w10511
The Role of Information in Medical Markets: An Analysis of Publicly Reported Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery
with Robert S. Huckman, Mary Beth Landrum: w10489
January 2003Why Have Americans Become More Obese?
with Edward Glaeser, Jesse Shapiro: w9446
November 2002Technological Development and Medical Productivity: The Diffusion of Angioplasty in New York State
with Robert S. Huckman: w9311
July 2002Employee Costs and the Decline in Health Insurance Coverage
February 2002Health Care and the Public Sector
October 2001Changes in the Age Distribution of Mortality Over the 20th Century
with Ellen Meara: w8556
September 2001Health Policy in the Clinton Era: Once Bitten, Twice Shy
with Jonathan Gruber: w8455
August 2000Enrollee Mix, Treatment Intensity, and Cost in Competing Indemnity and HMO Plans
with Daniel Altman, Richard Zeckhauser: w7832
June 2000Financial Crisis, Health Outcomes and Aging: Mexico in the 1980s and 1990s
with Felicia Knaul, Rafael Lozano, Oscar Mendez, Beatriz Zurita: w7746
How Good a Deal Was the Tobacco Settlement?: Assessing Payments to Massachusetts
with Arnold M. Epstein, Richard G. Frank, Raymond Hartman, Charles King III, Joseph P. Newhouse, Meredith B. Rosenthal, Elizabeth Richardson Vigdor: w7747
The Economic Impacts of the Tobacco Settlement
with Jonathan Gruber, Raymond S. Hartman, M.B. Landrum, J. Newhouse, Meredith B. Rosenthal: w7760
May 2000Explaining the Rise in Youth Suicide
with Edward Glaeser, Karen Norberg: w7713
October 1999The Technology of Birth: Is it Worth it?
with Ellen Meara: w7390
August 1999The Concentration of Medical Spending: An Update
with Ellen Meara: w7279
June 1999The Anatomy of Health Insurance
with Richard J. Zeckhauser: w7176
April 1999Pricing Heart Attack Treatments
with Mark McClellan, Joseph P. Newhouse, Dahlia Remler: w7089
January 1999Your Money and Your Life: The Value of Health and What Affects It
with Elizabeth Richardson: w6895
December 1998Demographics and Medical Care Spending: Standard and Non-Standard Effects
with Louise Sheiner: w6866
November 1998Price Indexes for Medical Care Goods and Services: An Overview of Measurement Issues
with Ernst R. Berndt, Richard G. Frank, Zvi Griliches, Joseph P. Newhouse: w6817
August 1998Converting Hospitals from Not-for-profit to For-profit Status
with Jill R. Horwitz: w6672
Prices and Productivity in Managed Care Insurance
with Mark McClellan, Joseph P. Newhouse: w6677
April 1998The Costs and Benefits of Intensive Treatment for Cardiovascular Disease
with Mark McClellan, Joseph Newhouse: w6514
September 1997Restraining the Leviathan: Property Tax Limitation in Massachusetts
with Douglas W. Elmendorf, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w6196
August 1997Managed Care and the Growth of Medical Expenditures
with Louise Sheiner: w6140
July 1997Adverse Selection in Health Insurance
with Richard J. Zeckhauser: w6107
The Medical Costs of The Young and Old: A Forty Year Perspective
with Ellen Meara: w6114
March 1997Consolidation in the Medical Care Marketplace: A Case Study from Masschusetts
with Jason R. Barro: w5957
February 1997Reinsurance for Catastrophes and Cataclysms
with Richard J. Zeckhauser: w5913
January 1997The Rise and Decline of the American Ghetto
with Edward L. Glaeser, Jacob L. Vigdor: w5881
October 1996Paying for Health Insurance: The Tradeoff between Competition and Adverse Selection
with Sarah Reber: w5796
September 1996Are Medical Prices Declining?
with Mark McClellan, Joseph P. Newhouse, Dahlia Remler: w5750
The Determinants of Technological Change in Heart Attack Treatment
with Mark McClellan: w5751
May 1996Public Policy for Health Care
April 1996Labor Market Responses to Rising Health Insurance Costs: Evidence on Hours Worked
with Brigitte C. Madrian: w5525
June 1995Are Ghettos Good or Bad?
with Edward L. Glaeser: w5163
April 1995Does Public Insurance Crowd Out Private Insurance?
with Jonathan Gruber: w5082
October 1994Market Failure in Small Group Health Insurance
March 1993The Incidence of Adverse Medical Outcomes Under Prospective Payments
Why Doesn't the Market Fully Insure Long-Term Care?
Policy Options for Long-Term Care
with Louise M. Sheiner: w4302
February 1993Demographic Characteristics and the Public Bundle
with Douglas W. Elmendorf, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w4283
January 1992Rising Inequality? Changes in the Distribution of Income and Consumption in the 1980s
with Lawrence F. Katz: w3964
April 1991An Aging Society: Opportunity or Challenge?
with James M. Poterba, Louise M. Sheiner, Lawrence H. Summers: r1559
October 1990Sectoral Shifts and Cyclical Unemployment Reconsidered
with S. Lael Brainard: w3491
January 1990Speculative Dynamics
with James M. Poterba, Lawrence H. Summers: w3242
Speculative Dynamics and the Role of Feedback Traders
with James M. Poterba, Lawrence H. Summers: w3243
March 1988What Moves Stock Prices?
with James M. Poterba, Lawrence H. Summers: w2538
October 1987The Costs of Conflict Resolution and Financial Distress: Evidence from the Texaco-Pennzoil Litigation
with Lawrence H. Summers: w2418

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