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August 2014Moral Hazard and Less Invasive Medical Treatment for Coronary Artery Disease: The Case of Cigarette Smoking
with Jesse Margolis, Jason Hockenberry, Shin-Yi Chou: w20373
March 2014Empowering Women: The Effect of Schooling on Young Women's Knowledge and Use of Contraception
with Mabel Andalón, Jenny Williams: w19961
October 2013Women's Education: Harbinger of Another Spring? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Turkey
with Mehmet Alper Dinçer, Neeraj Kaushal: w19597
September 2013Impact of Mortality-Based Performance Measures on Hospital Pricing: the Case of Colon Cancer Surgeries
with Avi Dor, Partha Deb, Gregory Cooper, Siran Koroukian, Fang Xu: w19447
June 2013Food Prices and Body Fatness among Youths
with Erdal Tekin, Roy Wada: w19143

Published: Grossman, Michael & Tekin, Erdal & Wada, Roy, 2014. "Food prices and body fatness among youths," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 12(C), pages 4-19. citation courtesy of

December 2012Fast-Food Restaurant Advertising on Television and Its Influence on Youth Body Composition
with Erdal Tekin, Roy Wada: w18640
June 2012Behavioral Economics and the Demand for Alcohol: Results from the NLSY97
with Henry Saffer, Dhaval Dave: w18180
September 2011Racial, Ethnic and Gender Differences in Physical Activity
with Henry Saffer, Dhaval M. Dave: w17413

Published: Henry Saffer & Dhaval Dave & Michael Grossman & Leigh Ann Leung, 2013. "Racial, Ethnic, and Gender Differences in Physical Activity," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 7(4), pages 378 - 410. citation courtesy of

March 2011The Effects of Alcohol Policies in Reducing Entry Rates and Time Spent in Foster Care
with Sara Markowitz, Alison Evans Cuellar, Ryan M. Conrad: w16915

Alcohol Control and Foster Care” (with Sara Markowitz, Alison Cuellar, and Ryan Conrad). Review of Economics of the Household, forthcoming

Intergeneration Transfer of Human Capital: Results from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan
with Wehn-Jyuan Tsai, Jin-Tan Liu, Shin-Yi Chou: w16876
February 2011Why Do Some People Want to Legalize Cannabis Use?
with Jenny Williams, Jan C. van Ours: w16795
The Impact of National Health Insurance on Birth Outcomes: A Natural Experiment in Taiwan
with Shin-Yi Chou, Jin-Tan Liu: w16811
May 2009Effects of Weight on Adolescent Educational Attainment
with Robert Kaestner, Benjamin Yarnoff: w14994

Published: Effects of Weight on Adolescent Educational Attainment, Robert Kaestner, Michael Grossman, Benjamin Yarnoff. in Economic Aspects of Obesity, Grossman and Mocan. 2011

January 2008Effects of Weight on Children's Educational Achievement
with Robert Kaestner: w13764

Published: Kaestner, Robert & Grossman, Michael, 2009. "Effects of weight on children's educational achievement," Economics of Education Review, Elsevier, vol. 28(6), pages 651-661, December. citation courtesy of

October 2007Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan
with Shin-Yi Chou, Jin-Tan Liu, Theodore J. Joyce: w13466

Published: Shin-Yi Chou & Jin-Tan Liu & Michael Grossman & Ted Joyce, 2010. "Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 2(1), pages 33-61, January. citation courtesy of

September 2007Risks and Prices: The Role of User Sanctions in Marijuana Markets
with Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, Beau Kilmer, Frank J. Chaloupka: w13415

Published: Rosalie Liccardo Pacula & Beau Kilmer & Michael Grossman & Frank J. Chaloupka, 2010. "Risks and Prices: The Role of User Sanctions in Marijuana Markets," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Berkeley Electronic Press, vol. 10(1). citation courtesy of

December 2005Fast-Food Restaurant Advertising on Television and Its Influence on Childhood Obesity
with Shin-Yi Chou, Inas Rashad: w11879

Published: Shin-Yi Chou & Inas Rashad & Michael Grossman, 2008. "Fast-Food Restaurant Advertising on Television and Its Influence on Childhood Obesity," Journal of Law & Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 51(4), pages 599-618, November. citation courtesy of

August 2005Education and Nonmarket Outcomes
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Published: Grossman, Michael, 2006. "Education and Nonmarket Outcomes," Handbook of the Economics of Education, Elsevier.

The Super Size of America: An Economic Estimation of Body Mass Index and Obesity in Adults
with Inas Rashad, Shin-Yi Chou: w11584

Published: Rashad, Inas, Michael Grossman and Shin-Yi Chou. "The Super Size Of America: An Economic Estimation Of Body Mass Index And Obesity In Adults," Eastern Economic Journal, 2006, v32(1,Winter), 133-148. citation courtesy of

May 2005An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies on Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors
with Sara Markowitz, Robert Kaestner: w11378

Published: Markowitz, Sara, Robert Kaestner and Michael Grossman. "An Investigation Of The Effects Of Alcohol Consumption And Alcohol Policies On Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 263-266. citation courtesy of

December 2004The Economic Theory of Illegal Goods: The Case of Drugs
with Gary S. Becker, Kevin M. Murphy: w10976
Individual Behaviors and Substance Use: The Role of Price
w10948

Published: Substance Use: Individual Behavior, Social Interaction, Markets and Politics, edited by Bjorn Lindgren and Michael Grossman. Volume 16 of Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. Amsterdam: JAI, an imprint of Elsevier Ltd., 2005, pp. 15-39

An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Policies on Youth STDs
with Robert Kaestner, Sara Markowitz: w10949

Published:

  • Sara Markowitz & Robert Kaestner & Michael Grossman, 2005. "An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Policies on Youth Risky Sexual Behaviors," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 95(2), pages 263-266, May.
  • Substance Use: Individual Behavior, Social Interaction, Markets and Politics, edited by Bjorn Lindgren and Michael Grossman. Volume 16 of Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. Amsterdam: JAI, an imprint of Elsevier Ltd., 2005, pp. 229-256

April 2004Managed Care Discounting: Evidence from the MarketScan Database
with Avi Dor, Siran M. Koroukian: w10437

Published: Dor, Avi, Siran M. Koroukian and Michael Grossman. "Managed Care Discounting: Evidence From The MarketScan Database," Inquiry - Excellus Health Plan, 2004, v41(2,Summer), 159-169.

March 2004Transaction Prices and Managed Care Discounting for Selected Medical Technologies: A Bargaining Approach
with Avi Dor, Siran M.Koroukian: w10377

Published: Dor, Avi, Michael Grossman and Siran M. Koroukian. “Hospital Transaction Prices and Managed-Care Discounting for Selected Medical Technologies.” American Economic Review 94, 2 (May 2004): 352-356.

October 2002I Did What Last Night?!!! Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors and Substance Use
with Sara Markowitz: w9244

Published: Grossman, Michael and Sara Markowitz. "I Did What Last Night? Adolescent Risky Sexual Behaviors And Substance Use," Eastern Economic Journal, 2005, v31(3,Summer), 383-405. citation courtesy of

The Effect of Cigarette Excise Taxes on Smoking Before, During and After Pregnancy
with Greg Coleman, Ted Joyce: w9245

Published: Colman, Greg & Grossman, Michael & Joyce, Ted, 2003. "The effect of cigarette excise taxes on smoking before, during and after pregnancy," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 1053-1072, November. citation courtesy of

An Economic Analysis of Adult Obesity: Results from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System
with Shin-Yi Chou, Henry Saffer: w9247

Published: Chou, Shin-Yi & Grossman, Michael & Saffer, Henry, 2004. "An economic analysis of adult obesity: results from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(3), pages 565-587, May. citation courtesy of

September 2002Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior
with Robert Kaestner, Sara Markowitz: w9216

Published: Michael Grossman & Robert Kaestner & Sara Markowitz, 2004. "Get High and Get Stupid: The Effect of Alcohol and Marijuana Use on Teen Sexual Behavior," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 2(4), pages 413-441, 09. citation courtesy of

May 2000Marijuana and Youth
with R. L. Pacula, F. J. Chaloupka, P. M. O'Malley, L. Johnston, M. C. Farrelly: w7703

Published: Marijuana and Youth, Rosalie Liccardo Pacula, Michael Grossman, Frank J. Chaloupka, Patrick M. O'Malley, Lloyd D. Johnston, Matthew C. Farrelly. in Risky Behavior among Youths: An Economic Analysis, Gruber. 2001

September 1999Competition and the Cost of Capital Revisited: Special Authorities and Underwriters in the Market for Tax-emempt Hospital Bonds
with Alec Ian Gershberg, Fred Goldman: w7356

Published: A. Gershberg, M. Grossman & F. Goldman "Competition and the Cost of Capital Revisited: Special Authorities and Underwriters in the Market for Tax-exempt Hospital Bonds," National Tax Journal, Vol. 54, No. 2, June 2001: 255-280. citation courtesy of

July 1999Health Care Capital Financing Agencies: The Intergovernmental Roles of Quasi-Government Authorities and the Impact on the Cost of Capital
with Alec Ian Gershberg, Fred Goldman: w7221

Published: A. Gershberg, M. Grossman & F. Goldman. "Health Care Capital Financing Agencies: The Intergovernmental Roles of Quasi-Government Authorities and the Impact on the Cost of Capital," Public Budgeting and Finance, Vol. 20, No. 1, March: 2000.

May 1999Alcohol Regulation and Violence on College Campuses
with Sara Markowitz: w7129

Published: "The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse: The Experience of Developed Countries and Lessons for Developing Countries," edited by Michael Grossman and Chee-Ruey Hsieh, Edward Elgar Limited, United Kingdom, 2001.

April 1999The Human Capital Model of the Demand for Health
w7078

Published: Newhouse, Joseph P. and Anthony J. Culyer (eds.) Handbook of Health Economics. Amsterdam: North-Holland, 2000.

February 1999Alcohol Regulation and Violence Towards Children
with Sara Markowitz: w6359

Published: Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 16, no. 3 (July 1996): 309-320.

July 1998The Effects of Alcohol Regulation on Physical Child Abuse
with Sara Markowitz: w6629

Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 19, no. 2 (March 2000): 271-282.

February 1998The Demand for Cocaine and Marijuana by Youth
with Frank J. Chaloupka, John A. Tauras: w6411

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September 1996Price, Tobacco Control Policies and Youth Smoking
with Frank J. Chaloupka: w5740

Published: Published as "Price, Tobacco Control Policies and Smoking Among Young Adults", Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 16, no. 3 (June 1997): 359-373.

August 1996The Demand for Cocaine by Young Adults: A Rational Addiction Approach
with Frank J. Chaloupka, Charles C. Brown: w5713

Published:

  • Journal of Health Economics, vol. 17, no. 4, pp. 427-474, August, 1998. citation courtesy of
  • Frank J. Chaloupka & Michael Grossman & John A. Tauras, 1999. "The Demand for Cocaine and Marijuana by Youth," NBER Chapters, in: The Economic Analysis of Substance Use and Abuse: An Integration of Econometrics and Behavioral Economic Research, pages 133-156 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

April 1996Public Policy and Youth Smokeless Tobacco Use
with Frank J. Chaloupka, John A. Tauras: w5524

Published: Southern Economic Journal, Vol. 64, no. 2 (October 1997): 503-516.

July 1995An Empirical Analysis of Alcohol Addiction: Results from the Monitoring the Future Panels
with Frank J. Chaloupka, Ismail Sirtalan: w5200

Published: Economic Inquiry, Vol. 36, no. 1 (July 1998): 39-46. citation courtesy of

June 1993Effects of Alcohol Price Policy on Youth
with Frank J. Chaloupka, Henry Saffer, Adit Laixuthai: w4385

Published: Journal of Research on Adolescence, 4(2), pp. 347-364, (1994).

August 1992Determinants of Interest Rates on Tax-Exempt Hospital Bonds
with Fred Goldman, Susan W. Nesbitt, Pamela Mobilia: w4139

Published: Journal of Health Economics, vol, 12 (1993), pp. 385-410. citation courtesy of

September 1991Alcohol Control Policies and Motor Vehicle Fatalities
with Frank J. Chaloupka, Henry Saffer: w3831

Published: Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. XXII, pp. 161-186 (January 1993). citation courtesy of

January 1991Unobservables, Pregnancy Resolutions, and Birthweight Production Functions in New York City
with Theodore J. Joyce: w2746

Published: Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 98, No. 5, Part 1, pp. 983-1007, (October 1990). citation courtesy of

June 1990Health Benefits of Increases in Alcohol and Cigarette Taxes
w3082

Published: British Journal of Addiction, Vol. 84, No. 10, pp. 1193-1204, (October 1989).

April 1990An Empirical Analysis of Cigarette Addiction
with Gary S. Becker, Kevin M. Murphy: w3322

Published: American Economic Review, Vol. 84, no. 3, pp. 396-418, (June 1994). citation courtesy of

December 1989The Dynamic Relationship between Low Birthweight and Induced Abortion in New York City: An Aggregate Time-Series Analysis
with Theodore Joyce: w3211

Published: Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 9, pp. 273-288, (1990). citation courtesy of

1989Pregnancy Resolution as an Indicator of Wantedness and its Impact on the Initiation of Early Prenatal Care
with Theodore J. Joyce: w2827

Published: "Pregnancy Wantedness and the Early Initiation of Prenatal Care." From Demography, Vol. 27, No. 1, pp. 1-17, (February 1990).

December 1988Demographic Analysis of Birthweight-Specific Neonatal Mortality
with Hope Corman, Theodore J. Joyce: w2804
September 1988Carbon Monoxide in the Ambient Air and Blood Pressure: Evidence From NHANES II and the SAROAD System
with Douglas Coate: w2711
August 1987A Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of Strategies to Reduce Infant Mortality
with Hope Corman, Theodore Joyce: w2346

Published: From Medical Care, Vol. 26, No. 4, pp. 348-360, (April 1988).

July 1986Endogenous Drinking Age Laws and Highway Mortality Rates of Young Drivers
with Henry Saffer: w1982

Published: Grossman, Michael and Henry Saffer. "Drinking Age Laws and Highway Mortality Rates: Cause and Effect," Economic Inquiry, Vol. 25, No. 3, July 1987.

May 1986Beer Taxes, the Legal Drinking Age, and Youth Motor Vehicle Fatalities
with Henry Saffer: w1914

Published: Saffer, Henry and Michael Grossman."Beer Taxes, the Legal Drinking Age, and Youth Motor Vehicle Fatalities," Journal of Legal Studies, Vol. 16, No. 2, June 1987.

An Assessment of the Benefits of Air Pollution Control: The Case of Infant Health
with Theodore J. Joyce, Fred Goldman: w1928

Published: Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 25, pp. 32-51, (January 1989). citation courtesy of

March 1986Effects of Alcoholic Beverage Prices and Legal Drinking Ages on Youth Alcohol Use
with Douglas Coate: w1852

Published: Coate, Douglas and Michael Grossman. "Effects of Alcoholic Beverage Pricesand Legal Drinking Ages on Youth Alcohol Use,". From Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. 31, No. 1012, pp. 145-171, (April 1988). citation courtesy of

October 1985Birth Outcome Production Functions in the U.S.
with Hope Corman, Theodore J. Joyce: w1729

Published: Corman, Hope, Theodore J. Joyce and Michael Grossman. "Birth Outcome Production Functions in the U.S." Journal of Human Resources, Vol. 22, No. 3, Summer 1987.

June 1984Determinants of Neonatal Mortality Rates in the U.S.: A Reduced Form Model
with Hope Corman: w1387

Published: Corman, Hope and Michael Grossman. "Determinants of Neonatal Mortality Rates in the U.S.: A Reduced Form Model," Journal of Health Economics, Vol 4 , No. 3, (September 1985), pp. 213-236. citation courtesy of

November 1982The Impact of Public Health Policy: The Case of Community Health Centers
with Fred Goldman: w1020

Published: Goldman, Fred and Michael Grossman. "The Impact of Public Health Policy: The Case of Community Health Centers," Eastern Economic Journal, Vol. XIV, No. 1, pp. 63-72, (January-March 1988). citation courtesy of

June 1982The Production and Cost of Ambulatory Medical Care In Community Health Centers
with Fred Goldman: w0907

Published: Goldman, Fred and Michael Grossman. "The Production and Cost of Ambulatory Medical Care In Community Health Centers." Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, edited by Richard M. Schettler and Louis F. Rossoter, Vol. 4, Greenwich, Conn.: JAI Press, (1983), pp. 1-56.

October 1981Government and Health Outcomes
w0780

Published: Grossman, Michael. "Government and Health Outcomes." The American Economic Review, Vol. 72, No. 2 (May 1982), pp. 191-195. citation courtesy of

April 1981The Effects of Government Regulation on Teenage Smoking
with Eugene M. Lewit, Douglas Coate: w0655

Published: Lewit, Eugene M.; Coate, Douglas; and Grossman, Michael. "The Effects of Government Regulation on Teenage Smoking." Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. XXIV, No. 3, (December 1981), pp. 273-298. citation courtesy of

1981Variations in Infant Mortality Rates among Counties in the United States: The Roles of Social Policies and Programs
with Steven Jacobowitz: w0615

Published: Grossman Michael and Jacobowitz, Steven. "Variations in Infant Mortality Rates among Counties of the United States: The Roles of Public Policies and Programs." Demography, Vol. 18, No. 4, (November 1981), pp. 695-713.

December 1980Physical Disabilities and Post-Secondary Educational Outcomes
with Robert A. Shakotko: w0609

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August 1980The Relationship Between Children's Health and Intellectual Development
with Linda N. Edwards: w0213

Published: Edwards, Linda N. and Grossman, Michael. "The Relationship Between Children's Health and Intellectual Development." Health: What is it Worth?, editedby Selma Mushkin and David Dunlop, pp. 273-314. Elmsford, NY: Pergamon Press, 1979.

February 1980An Exploration of the Dynamic Relationship between Health and Cognitive Development in Adolescence
with Robert A. Shakotko, Linda N. Edwards: w0454

Published: Shakotko, R.A.; Edwards, L.N.; and Grossman, M. An Exploration of the Dynamic Relationship between Health and Cognitive Development in Adolescence." Health, Economics, and Health Economics, edited by J. van der Gaag and M. Perlman, pp. 305-328. Amsterdam: North-Holland, 1981.

December 1979Preventive Care, Care for Children and National Health Insurance
with Gilbert R. Ghez: w0417

Published: Ghez, Gilbert R. and Grossman, Michael. "Preventive Care, Care for Childrenand National Health Insurance." National Health Insurance: What Now, What Later, What Never?, edited by Mark V. Pauly, pp. 137-180. Washington, D.C.: American Enterprise Institute, 1980.

October 1979Adolescent Health, Family Background, and Preventive Medical Care
with Linda N. Edwards: w0398

Published: Edwards, Linda N. and Grossman, Michael. "Adolescent Health, Family Background, and Preventive Medical Care." Research in Human Capital and Development, Vol. III, edited by Ismail Siraseldin, David Salkever, and Alan Sorkin. Greenwich, CT: JAI Press, (1983), pp. 77-110.

April 1979The Demand for Pediatric Care: An Hedonic Approach
with Fred Goldman: w0134

Published: Goldman, Fred and Grossman, Michael. "The Demand for Pediatric Care: An Hedonic Approach." Journal of Political Economy, Vol. 86, No. 2, Part 1, (April 1978), PP. 259-280. citation courtesy of

Determinants of Pediatric Care Utilization
with Ann D. Colle: w0240

Published:

  • Colle, Ann D. and Grossman Michael. "Determinants of Pediatric Care Utilization." The Economics of Physician and Patient Behavior, edited by Victor R. Fuchs and Joseph P. Newhouse, (Supplement to Vol. 13 (1978) of the Journal of Human Resources), pp. 115-147.
  • The Economics of Physician and Patient Behavior, Victor R. Fuchs and Joseph P. Newhouse, eds.. Journal of Human Resources, Supplement to Volume 13, 1978

1979Income and Race Differences in Children's Health
with Linda N. Edwards: w0308

Published: Edwards, Linda N. and Grossman, Michael. "Income and Race Differences in Children's Health in the Mid 1960s." Medical Care, Vol. 20, No. 9 (September 1982), pp. 915-930.

July 1978Children's Health and the Family
with Linda N. Edwards: w0256

Published: Edwards, Linda N. and Michael Grossman. "Children's Health and the Family." Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, edited by Richard M. Schettler, Vol. 2, Greenwich, Conn.: JAI Press. (1981), pp. 35-84.

May 1977An Economic Analysis of Children's Health and Intellectual Development
with Linda N. Edwards: w0180
March 1976A Survey of Recent Research in Health Economics
w0129

Published: Grossman, Michael. "A Survey of Recent Research in Health Economics." The American Economist, Vol. 21, No. 1, (Spring 1977), pp. 14-20.

December 1973The Correlation Between Health and Schooling
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