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NBER Working Papers by Victor R. Fuchs

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March 2012Geographic and Racial Variation in Premature Mortality in the US: Analyzing the Disparities
with Mark R. Cullen, Clint Cummins: w17901

Published: Geographic and Racial Variation in Premature Mortality in the U.S.: Analyzing the Disparities Mark R. Cullen, Clint Cummins, Victor R. Fuchs Research Article | published 17 Apr 2012 | PLOS ONE 10.1371/journal.pone.0032930

December 2001Area Differences in Utilization of Medical Care and Mortality Among U.S. Elderly
with Mark McClellan, Jonathan Skinner: w8628

Published: Area Differences in Utilization of Medical Care and Mortality among U.S. Elderly , Victor R. Fuchs, Mark B. McClellan, Jonathan S. Skinner. in Perspectives on the Economics of Aging, Wise. 2004

April 2001The Financial Problems of the Elderly: A Holistic Approach
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January 2000Medicare Reform: The Larger Picture
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Medicare Reform: The Larger Picture," Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2000, v14(2,Spring), 57-70. citation courtesy of

October 1999The Future of Health Economics
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "The Future Of Health Economics," Journal of Health Economics, 2000, v19(2,Mar), 141-157.

October 1998Health Care for the Elderly: How Much? Who Will Pay for It?
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Published: HA, Vol. 18, no. 1 (January/February 1999): 11-21.

August 1998Health, Government, and Irving Fisher
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Health, Government, And Irving Fisher," American Journal of Economics and Sociology, 2005, v64(1,Jan), 407-425.

July 1998Provide, Provide: The Economics of Aging
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Published: Rettenmaier, Andrew J. and Thomas R. Saving (eds.) Medicare reform: Issues and answers, Bush School Series in the Economics of Public Policy, vol. 1. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1999.

August 1997Why do Economists Disagree About Policy?
with Alan B. Krueger, James M. Poterba: w6151

Published: Journal of Economic Literature, Vol. 36, no. 3 (September 1998): 1387- 1425. (Published as "Economists Views About Parameters, Values, and Policy: Survey Results in Labor and Public Finance").

June 1994Mathematical Achievement in Eighth Grade: Interstate and Racial Differences
with Diane M. Reklis: w4784
March 1993Hospital Expenditures in the United States and Canada
with Donald A. Redelmeier: r1777

Published: The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 328, No. 11, pp. 772-778 (March 1 8,1993).

January 1992America's Children: Economic Perspectives and Policy Options
with Diane M. Reklis: r1682

Published: Science, Vol. 255, No. 5040, pp. 41-46, (3 January 1992).

October 1991National Health Insurance Revisited
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Published: Health Affairs, Volume 10, No. 4, pp. 10-17, winter 1991

September 1990How Does Canada Do It? A Comparison of Expenditures for Physicians' Services in the United States and Canada
with James S. Hahn: r1451

Published: The New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 323, No. 13, pp. 884-890, (September 27, 1990).

December 1986Employee Response to Compulsory Short-Time Work
with Joyce P. Jacobsen: w2089

Published: Industrial Relations, Vol. 30, No. 3, pp. 501-513, (Fall 1991).

Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy
with Perry C. Beider, B. Douglas Bernheim, John B. Shoven: w2090

Published: Beider, Perry C., B. Douglas Bernheim, Victor R. Fuchs and John B. Shoven."Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy," Research in Labor Economics, 1988. Vol.9, pp1-52, Ronald C. Ehrenberg, editor JAI Press, Greenwich, Ct.

August 1986Sex Differences in Economic Well-Being
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Sex Differences in Economic Well-Being." Science, Vol. 23 2, No. 4749, (April 25,1986), pp. 459-464.

July 1986Why Are Children Poor?
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May 1986The Feminization of Poverty?
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December 1985Has Cost Containment Gone Too Far?
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Has Cost Containment Gone Too Far?" The Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly/Health and Society, Vol. 64 No. 3, 1986, pp479-488.

August 1985The Economics of Reproduction-Related Health Care
with Leslie Perreault: w1688

Published: Fuchs Victor and Leslie Perreault. "Expenditures for Reproduction-Related Health Care," Journal of the American Medical Association, Vol. 255, No. 1,(Jan. 3, 1986), pp. 76-81.

April 1985Paying the Piper, Calling the Tune: Implications of Changes in Reimbursement
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Published: Frontiers of Health Services Management, Vol. 2, No. 3, pp. 4-27, (February 1986).

November 1984His and Hers: Gender Differences in Work and Income, 1959-1979
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "His and Hers: Gender Differences in Work and Income, 195 9-1979." Journal of Labor Economics, Vol. 4, No. 3, Part 2 (July 1986), pp. S245-S272. citation courtesy of

1984"Though Much is Taken" -- Reflections on Aging, Health, and Medical Care
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "'Though Much Is Taken': Reflections on Aging, Health, and Medical Care." Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly/Health and Society, Vol. 62, No. 2, (Spring 1984), pp. 143-166.

June 1983Case Mix, Costs, and Outcomes: Differences Between Faculty and Community Services in a University Hospital
with Alan M. Garber, 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

April 1982Risk Attitudes in Health: An Exploratory Study
with Friedrich Breyer: w0875
September 1981Schooling and Health: The Cigarette Connection
with Phillip Farrell: w0768

Published: Farrell, Phillip and Victor R. Fuchs. "Schooling and Health: The Cigarette Connection." Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 1, No. 3 (December 1982) pp. 217-230. citation courtesy of

November 1980Self-Employment and Labor Force Participation of Older Males (Revised)
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Self-Employment and Labor Force Participation of Older Males," The Journal of Human Resources, Vol. XVII, No. 3 (Summer 1982), pp. 3 39-357.

August 1980Time Preference and Health: An Exploratory Study
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June 1980Changes in Household Living Arrangements 1950-76
with Robert T. Michael, Sharon R. Scott: w0262

Published: Michael, Robert T.; Victor R. Fuchs ; and Sharon R. Scott "Changes in the Propensity to Live Alone: 1950-1976." Demography, Vol. 17, No. 1, (February 1980), pp. 39-56.

Economic Growth and the Rise of Service Employment
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Economic Growth and the Rise of Service Employment." Towards an Explanation of Economic Growth, edited by Herbert Giersch, pp. 221-2 52. Tubingen, West Germany: J.C.B. Mohr (Paul Siebeck), 1981.

August 1979Economics, Health, and Post-Industrial Society
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Economics, Health, and Post-Industrial Society." Milbank Memorial Fund Quarterly/Health and Society, Vol. 57, No. 2, (Spring 1979),pp. 153-182.

February 1979A State Price Index
with Robert T. Michael, Sharon R. Scott: w0320
March 1978The Supply of Surgeons and the Demand for Operations
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "The Supply of Surgeons and the Demand for Operations." The Economics of Physician and Patient Behavior, Vol. XIII, (1978), pp. 35-56 . (Supplement to Journal of Human Resources, edited by Victor R. Fuchsand Joseph P. Newhouse.)

November 1977The Service Industries and U.S. Economic Growth Since World War II
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "The Service Industries and U.S. Economic Growth Since World War II." Economic Growth or Stagnation?, edited by Jules Backman, pp. 13 7-156. Indianapolis: Bobbs-Merrill, 1978.

1976From Bismark to Woodcock: The "Irrational" Pursuit of National Health Insurance
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "From Bismark to Woodcock: The "Irrational" Pursuit of Natnal Health Insurance." Journal of Law and Economics, Vol. XIX, No. 2, (August 1976), pp. 347-359. citation courtesy of

October 1975Are Health Workers Underpaid?
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Published:

  • Fuchs, Victor R. "The Earnings of Allied Health Personnel--Are Health Workers Underpaid?" Explorations in Economic Research, Vol. 3, No. 3, (Summer 1976), pp. 408-432.
  • Victor R. Fuchs, 1976. "The Earnings of Allied Health Personnel - Are Health Workers Underpaid?," NBER Chapters, in: Explorations in Economic Research, Volume 3, number 3, pages 106-130 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

December 1973Short-Run and Long-Run Prospects for Female Earnings
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Published: Fuchs, Victor R. "Women's Earnings: Recent Trends and Long-Run Prospects."nthly Labor Review, (May 1974), pp. 23-26.

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