NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Health, Education, and Welfare: Health


2014
w20376 Anirban Basu
Welfare Implications of Learning Through Solicitation versus Diversification in Health Care

w20373 Jesse Margolis
Jason Hockenberry
Michael Grossman
Shin-Yi Chou

Moral Hazard and Less Invasive Medical Treatment for Coronary Artery Disease: The Case of Cigarette Smoking

w20371 Melissa A. Boyle
Joanna N. Lahey

Spousal Labor Market Effects from Government Health Insurance: Evidence from a Veterans Affairs Expansion

w20368 Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt

The 9/11 Dust Cloud and Pregnancy Outcomes: A Reconsideration

w20366 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Exposure and Behavior: Effects on Antisocial and Risky Behavior among Children and Adolescents

w20359 Michael Geruso
Thomas G. McGuire

Tradeoffs in the Design of Health Plan Payment Systems: Fit, Power and Balance

w20348 Alan C. Monheit
Irina Grafova
Rizie Kumar

How Does Family Health Care Use Respond to Economic Shocks? Realized and Anticipated Effects

w20332 D. Mark Anderson
Benjamin Hansen
Daniel I. Rees

Medical Marijuana Laws and Teen Marijuana Use

w20330 Mark Egan
Tomas J. Philipson

Non-Adherence In Health Care: A Positive and Normative Analysis

w20320 David Bradford
Charles Courtemanche
Garth Heutel
Patrick McAlvanah
Christopher Ruhm

Time Preferences and Consumer Behavior

w20308 Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
Mary Zaki

Expanding the School Breakfast Program: Impacts on Children's Consumption, Nutrition and Health

w20306 Florian Heiss
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Persistence and Heterogeneity of Health among Older Americans

w20305 René Böheim
Thomas Leoni

Firms' Sickness Costs and Workers' Sickness Absences

w20298 Lorenz Kueng
Evgeny Yakovlev

How Persistent Are Consumption Habits? Micro-Evidence from Russia's Alcohol Market

w20292 Keith M. Drake
Martha A. Starr
Thomas McGuire

Do "Reverse Payment" Settlements of Brand-Generic Patent Disputes in the Pharmaceutical Industry Constitute an Anticompetitive Pay for Delay?

w20281 Scott Cunningham
Manisha Shah

Decriminalizing Indoor Prostitution: Implications for Sexual Violence and Public Health

w20253 Laurent Bouton
Paola Conconi
Francisco Pino
Maurizio Zanardi

Guns and Votes

w20243 Benjamin Hansen
Punishment and Deterrence: Evidence from Drunk Driving

w20233 H. Elizabeth Peters
Kosali Simon
Jamie Rubenstein Taber

Marital Disruption and Health Insurance

w20226 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Heidi Williams

Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

w20223 Mark Pauly
Scott Harrington
Adam Leive

"Sticker Shock" in Individual Insurance under Health Reform

w20222 Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert
David M. Studdert
Monica S. Farid
Jay Bhattacharya

Will Divestment from Employment-Based Health Insurance Save Employers Money? The Case of State and Local Governments

w20212 David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite
Manuel Hermosilla

Pharmaceutical Profits and the Social Value of Innovation

w20208 Karen Stockley
Thomas McGuire
Christopher Afendulis
Michael E. Chernew

Premium Transparency in the Medicare Advantage Market: Implications for Premiums, Benefits, and Efficiency

w20202 Yaa Akosa Antwi
Asako S. Moriya
Kosali Simon

Access to Health Insurance and the Use of Inpatient Medical Care: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act Young Adult Mandate

w20196 Asako S. Moriya
Kosali Simon

Impact of Premium Subsidies on the Take-up of Health Insurance: Evidence from the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)

w20181 Christopher Afendulis
Anna Sinaiko
Richard Frank

Dominated Choices and Medicare Advantage Enrollment

w20178 Sarah Cohodes
Samuel Kleiner
Michael F. Lovenheim
Daniel Grossman

The Effect of Child Health Insurance Access on Schooling: Evidence from Public Insurance Expansions

w20170 Greg Fischer
Dean Karlan
Margaret McConnell
Pia Raffler

To Charge or Not to Charge: Evidence from a Health Products Experiment in Uganda

w20169 Marianne P. Bitler
Madeline Zavodny

Medicaid: A Review of the Literature

w20166 Ming-Jen Lin
Elaine M. Liu

Does in utero Exposure to Illness Matter? The 1918 Influenza Epidemic in Taiwan as a Natural Experiment

w20159 Seth Freedman
Haizhen Lin
Kosali Simon

Public Health Insurance Expansions and Hospital Technology Adoption

w20156 David Cutler
Wei Huang
Adriana Lleras-Muney

When Does Education Matter? The Protective Effect of Education for Cohorts Graduating in Bad Times

w20148 Silvia Barbaresco
Charles J. Courtemanche
Yanling Qi

Impacts of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Provision on Health-Related Outcomes of Young Adults

w20140 Leemore Dafny
Jonathan Gruber
Christopher Ody

More Insurers Lower Premiums: Evidence from Initial Pricing in the Health Insurance Marketplaces

w20132 John A. List
Anya Savikhin Samek

The Behavioralist as Nutritionist: Leveraging Behavioral Economics To Improve Child Food Choice and Consumption

w20120 Courtney Coile
Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security Programs and Retirement Around the World: Disability Insurance Programs and Retirement - Introduction and Summary

w20116 W. Kip Viscusi
The Role of Publication Selection Bias in Estimates of the Value of a Statistical Life

w20114 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Michael Jorgensen
Peder Pedersen

Health, Disability Insurance and Retirement in Denmark

w20113 Kelly Noonan
Hope Corman
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Maternal Depression on Family Food Insecurity

w20111 Laura Dague
Thomas DeLeire
Lindsey Leininger

The Effect of Public Insurance Coverage for Childless Adults on Labor Supply

w20103 Anna Aizer
Shari Eli
Joseph P. Ferrie
Adriana Lleras-Muney

The Long Term Impact of Cash Transfers to Poor Families

w20085 Hefei Wen
Jason Hockenberry
Janet R. Cummings

The Effect of Medical Marijuana Laws on Marijuana, Alcohol, and Hard Drug Use

w20097 Donald S. Kenkel
Maximilian D. Schmeiser
Carly J. Urban

Is Smoking Inferior? Evidence from Variation in the Earned Income Tax Credit

w20091 Daniel Bennett
Wesley Yin

The Market for High-Quality Medicine

w20088 Matthew Chesnes
Weijia (Daisy) Dai
Ginger Zhe Jin

Banning Foreign Pharmacies from Sponsored Search: The Online Consumer Response

w20064 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson

Disease and Development: A Reply to Bloom, Canning, and Fink

w20053 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Sarah Miller
Marko Vujicic

How Do Providers Respond to Public Health Insurance Expansions? Evidence from Adult Medicaid Dental Benefits

w20045 Sherry A. Glied
Health Care in a Multipayer System: The Effects of Health Care Service Demand among Adults under 65 on Utilization and Outcomes in Medicare

w20034 Brigham Frandsen
James B. Rebitzer

Structuring Incentives Within Organizations: The Case of Accountable Care Organizations

w20021 Joseph P. Newhouse
Mary Price
J. Michael McWilliams
John Hsu
Thomas McGuire

How Much Favorable Selection Is Left in Medicare Advantage?

w20017 Jason Hockenberry
Lorens Helmchen

The Nature of Surgeon Human Capital Depreciation

w20016 Rena M. Conti
Ernst R. Berndt

Specialty drug prices and utilization after loss of U.S. patent exclusivity, 2001-2007

w20005 Eric Helland
Darius N. Lakdawalla
Anup Malani
Seth A. Seabury

Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market

w20001 Satoshi Shimizutani
Takashi Oshio
Mayu Fujii

Option Value of Work, Health Status, and Retirement Decisions in Japan: Evidence from the Japanese Study on Aging and Retirement (JSTAR)

w19998 Jacob Glazer
Thomas McGuire
Julie Shi

Risk Adjustment of Health Plan Payments to Correct Inefficient Plan Choice from Adverse Selection

w19989 Mark Duggan
Amanda Starc
Boris Vabson

Who Benefits when the Government Pays More? Pass-Through in the Medicare Advantage Program

w19979 Sandra Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell Salvanes

Does grief transfer across generations? In-utero deaths and child outcomes

w19971 James J. Heckman
John Eric Humphries
Greg Veramendi
Sergio S. Urzua

Education, Health and Wages

w19961 Mabel Andalón
Jenny Williams
Michael Grossman

Empowering Women: The Effect of Schooling on Young Women's Knowledge and Use of Contraception

w19956 Jason Abaluck
Leila Agha
Christopher Kabrhel
Ali Raja
Arjun Venkatesh

Negative Tests and the Efficiency of Medical Care: What Determines Heterogeneity in Imaging Behavior?

w19954 Silvia H. Barcellos
Mireille Jacobson

The Effects of Medicare on Medical Expenditure Risk and Financial Strain

w19948 Robert Kaestner
Cuiping Long
G. Caleb Alexander

Effects of Prescription Drug Insurance on Hospitalization and Mortality: Evidence from Medicare Part D

w19936 Casey B. Mulligan
The Economics of Work Schedules under the New Hours and Employment Taxes

w19940 George Wehby
Breastfeeding and Child Disability: A Comparison of Siblings from the United States

w19928 Charles Courtemanche
Joshua C. Pinkston
Jay Stewart

Adjusting Body Mass for Measurement Error with Invalid Validation Data

w19913 Pilar Garcia-Gomez
Sergi Jimenez-Martin
Judit Vall Castelló

Financial Incentives, Health and Retirement in Spain

w19906 Morris M. Kleiner
Allison Marier
Kyoung Won Park
Coady Wing

Relaxing Occupational Licensing Requirements: Analyzing Wages and Prices for a Medical Service

w19904 Jeffrey Clemens
Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance

w19902 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Health in Retirement

w19896 Jeffrey E. Harris
Beatriz G. López-Valcárcel
Patricia Barber
Vicente Ortún

Efficiency versus Equity in the Allocation of Medical Specialty Training Positions in Spain: A Health Policy Simulation Based on a Discrete Choice Model

w19884 Jessamyn Schaller
Ann Huff Stevens

Short-run Effects of Job Loss on Health Conditions, Health Insurance, and Health Care Utilization

w19881 Alan Barreca
Karen Clay
Joel Tarr

Coal, Smoke, and Death: Bituminous Coal and American Home Heating

w19835 Florian Scheuer
Kent Smetters

Could a Website Really Have Doomed the Health Exchanges? Multiple Equilibria, Initial Conditions and the Construction of the Fine

w19878 Jeffrey E. Harris
Ana Inés Balsa
Patricia Triunfo

Tobacco Control Campaign in Uruguay: Impact on Smoking Cessation during Pregnancy

w19858 Adam Isen
Maya Rossin-Slater
W. Reed Walker

Every Breath You Take – Every Dollar You’ll Make: The Long-Term Consequences of the Clean Air Act of 1970

w19857 Jason M. Lindo
Peter Siminski
Oleg Yerokhin

Breaking the Link Between Legal Access to Alcohol and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Evidence from New South Wales

w19856 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

Equilibrium Health Spending and Population Aging in a Model of Endogenous Growth - Will the GDP Share of Health Spending Keep Rising?

w19841 Michael Frakes
Anupam B. Jena

Does Medical Malpractice Law Improve Health Care Quality?

w19839 Stephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder
George L. Wehby
Sarah Lewis
Luisa Zuccolo

Alcohol Exposure In Utero and Child Academic Achievement

w19801 Jill R. Horwitz
Daniel Polsky

Challenges to Regulatory Decentralization: Lessons from State Health Technology Regulation

w19800 Martin Gaynor
Kate Ho
Robert Town

The Industrial Organization of Health Care Markets

w19794 Talia Bar
Dean R. Lillard

Direct to Consumer Advertising of Pharmaceutical Drugs: Information and Persuasion

w19787 Marika Cabral
Neale Mahoney

Externalities and Taxation of Supplemental Insurance: A Study of Medicare and Medigap

w19781 Matthew Harding
Michael Lovenheim

The Effect of Prices on Nutrition: Comparing the Impact of Product- and Nutrient-Specific Taxes


2013
w19771 Casey B. Mulligan
Trevor S. Gallen

Wedges, Wages, and Productivity under the Affordable Care Act

w19770 Trevor S. Gallen
Casey B. Mulligan

Wedges, Labor Market Behavior, and Health Insurance Coverage under the Affordable Care Act

w19761 Jeffrey Clemens
The Effect of U.S. Health Insurance Expansions on Medical Innovation

w19760 Yiyan Liu
Ginger Zhe Jin

Employer Contribution and Premium Growth in Health Insurance

w19756 Taryn Dinkelman
Mitigating Long-run Health Effects of Drought: Evidence from South Africa

w19753 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Douglas Webber
Jody L. Sindelar

The Roles of Assimilation and Ethnic Enclave Residence in Immigrant Smoking

w19726 Hitoshi Shigeoka
The Effect of Patient Cost Sharing on Utilization, Health, and Risk Protection

w19720 Anne E. Hall
Tina Highfill

Calculating Disease-Based Medical Care Expenditure Indexes for Medicare Beneficiaries: A Comparison of Method and Data Choices

w19719 Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Jean M. Abraham
Kosali Simon
Roger Feldman

Going into the Affordable Care Act: Measuring the Size, Structure and Performance of the Individual and Small Group Markets for Health Insurance

w19700 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Holmes
Jonathan Skinner

Is This Time Different? The Slowdown in Healthcare Spending

w19685 Dora Costa
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present

w19654 Kelly Bedard
Peter J. Kuhn

Making Nutritional Information Digestible: Effects of a Receipt-Based Intervention on Restaurant Purchases

w19639 Anna D. Sinaiko
Christopher C. Afendulis
Richard G. Frank

Enrollment in Medicare Advantage Plans in Miami-Dade County: Evidence of Status Quo Bias?

w19629 Xi Wu
Li Gan

Multiple Dimensions of Private Information in Life Insurance Markets

w19622 Brian K. Chen
Paul J. Gertler
Chuh-Yuh Yang

Moral Hazard and Economies of Scope in Physician Ownership of Complementary Medical Services

w19603 Emilio Depetris-Chauvin
David N. Weil

Malaria and Early African Development: Evidence from the Sickle Cell Trait

w19597 Mehmet Alper Dinçer
Neeraj Kaushal
Michael Grossman

Women’s Education: Harbinger of Another Spring? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Turkey

w19574 Jeffrey Clemens
David M. Cutler

Who Pays for Public Employee Health Costs?

w19571 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Jamie Mullins
Matthew J. Neidell

What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?

w19566 Robert Clark
Melinda Morrill
David Vanderweide

The Effects of Retiree Health Insurance Plan Characteristics on Retirees’ Choice and Employers’ Costs

w19563 John B. Shoven
Sita Slavov

The Role of Retiree Health Insurance in the Early Retirement of Public Sector Employees

w19554 Daniel L. Millimet
Rusty Tchernis

The Origins of Early Childhood Anthropometric Persistence

w19547 Katherine Baicker
Amy Finkelstein
Jae Song
Sarah Taubman

The Impact of Medicaid on Labor Force Activity and Program Participation: Evidence from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment

w19528 Elizabeth Bodine-Baron
Sarah Nowak
Raffaello Varadavas
Neeraj Sood

Conforming and Non-conforming Peer Effects in Vaccination Decisions

w19527 Keith M Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

How Product Standardization Affects Choice: Evidence from the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange

w19522 Peter Arcidiacono
Paul B. Ellickson
Peter Landry
David B. Ridley

Pharmaceutical Followers

w19511 Robert Clark
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Does Retiree Health Insurance Influence Public Sector Employee Saving?

w19505 John Parman
Childhood Health and Sibling Outcomes: The Shared Burden and Benefit of the 1918 Influenza Pandemic

w19503 Jeffrey Clemens
Joshua D. Gottlieb

Bargaining in the Shadow of a Giant: Medicare's Influence on Private Payment Systems

w19496 Sergei Koulayev
Niels Skipper
Emilia Simeonova

Who Is in Control? The Determinants of Patient Adherence with Medication Therapy

w19493 Martha J. Bailey
Fifty Years of Family Planning: New Evidence on the Long-Run Effects of Increasing Access to Contraception

w19490 John A. Romley
Neeraj Sood

Identifying the Health Production Function: The Case of Hospitals

w19487 Murray L. Aitken
Ernst R. Berndt
Barry Bosworth
Iain M. Cockburn
Richard Frank
Michael Kleinrock
Bradley T. Shapiro

The Regulation of Prescription Drug Competition and Market Responses: Patterns in Prices and Sales Following Loss of Exclusivity

w19479 Sarah J. Baird
Ephraim Chirwa
Jacobus de Hoop
Berk Özler

Girl Power: Cash Transfers and Adolescent Welfare. Evidence from a Cluster-Randomized Experiment in Malawi

w19451 Lizhong Peng
Chad D. Meyerhoefer
Samuel H. Zuvekas

The Effect of Depression on Labor Market Outcomes

w19450 Charles Courtemanche
Samir Soneji
Rusty Tchernis

Modeling Area-Level Health Rankings

w19447 Avi Dor
Partha Deb
Michael Grossman
Gregory Cooper
Siran Koroukian
Fang Xu

Impact of Mortality-Based Performance Measures on Hospital Pricing: the Case of Colon Cancer Surgeries

w19439 Mark Stabile
Sarah Thomson

The Changing Role of Government in Financing Health Care: An International Perspective

w19434 Naci Mocan
Christian Raschke
Bulent Unel

The Impact of Mothers’ Earnings on Health Inputs and Infant Health

w19430 Eric Budish
Benjamin N. Roin
Heidi Williams

Do fixed patent terms distort innovation? Evidence from cancer clinical trials

w19426 Michael Greenstone
B. Kelsey Jack

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field

w19422 Vincenzo Atella
Partha Deb

Heterogeneity in Long Term Health Outcomes of Migrants within Italy

w19404 Neeraj Kaushal
Felix Muchomba

How Consumer Price Subsidies affect Nutrition

w19401 Kate Ho
Robin S. Lee

Insurer Competition and Negotiated Hospital Prices

w19399 Benjamin R. Handel
Igal Hendel
Michael D. Whinston

Equilibria in Health Exchanges: Adverse Selection vs. Reclassification Risk

w19397 Neeraj Sood
Yanyu Wu

The Impact of Insurance and HIV Treatment Technology on HIV Testing

w19373 Benjamin R. Handel
Jonathan T. Kolstad

Health Insurance for “Humans”: Information Frictions, Plan Choice, and Consumer Welfare

w19367 Abby Alpert
Mark Duggan
Judith K. Hellerstein

Perverse Reverse Price Competition: Average Wholesale Prices and Medicaid Pharmaceutical Spending

w19366 Casey B. Mulligan
Is the Affordable Care Act Different from Romneycare? A Labor Economics Perspective

w19365 Casey B. Mulligan
Average Marginal Labor Income Tax Rates under the Affordable Care Act

w19344 Silvia Prina
Heather Royer

The Importance of Parental Knowledge and Social Norms: Evidence from Weight Report Cards in Mexico

w19342 Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Roger Feldman
Peter Graven

The Role of Agents and Brokers in the Market for Health Insurance

w19335 David E. Bloom
Elizabeth T. Cafiero
Mark E. McGovern
Klaus Prettner
Anderson Stanciole
Jonathan Weiss
Samuel Bakkila
Larry Rosenberg

The Economic Impact of Non-Communicable Disease in China and India: Estimates, Projections, and Comparisons

w19333 Kate Ho
Ariel Pakes

Hospital Choices, Hospital Prices and Financial Incentives to Physicians

w19320 David Cutler
Jonathan Skinner
Ariel Dora Stern
David Wennberg

Physician Beliefs and Patient Preferences: A New Look at Regional Variation in Health Care Spending

w19312 Jennifer M. Meredith
Jonathan Robinson
Sarah Walker
Bruce Wydick

Keeping the Doctor Away: Experimental Evidence on Investment in Preventative Health Products

w19311 Ryan D. Edwards
If My Blood Pressure Is High, Do I Take It To Heart? Behavioral Impacts of Biomarker Collection in the Health and Retirement Study

w19310 Andrew Sfekas
Dean R. Lillard

Do Firms Use Coupons and In-store Discounts to Strategically Market Experience Goods Over the Consumption Life-Cycle? The Case of Cigarettes

w19304 Rebekka Christopoulou
Ahmed Jaber
Dean R. Lillard

The Inter-generational and Social Transmission of Cultural Traits: Theory and Evidence from Smoking Behavior

w19302 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
David Powell
Paul Heaton
Eric L. Sevigny

Assessing the Effects of Medical Marijuana Laws on Marijuana and Alcohol Use: The Devil is in the Details

w19287 Christopher J. Ruhm
Recessions, Healthy No More?

w19280 Mark Egan
Tomas J. Philipson

International Health Economics

w19274 Kerry Anne McGeary
Spousal Effects in Smoking Cessation: Matching, Learning, or Bargaining?

w19268 David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Evidence for Significant Compression of Morbidity In the Elderly U.S. Population

w19263 Yin-Chi Wang
Ping Wang

Barriers to Health and the Poverty Trap

w19247 Mireille Jacobson
Tom Y. Chang
Joseph P. Newhouse
Craig C. Earle
M.D.

Physician Agency and Competition: Evidence from a Major Change to Medicare Chemotherapy Reimbursement Policy

w19242 Erin M. Johnson
M. Marit Rehavi

Physicians Treating Physicians: Information and Incentives in Childbirth

w19234 Erdal Tekin
Chandler McClellan
Karen Jean Minyard

Health and Health Behaviors during the Worst of Times: Evidence from the Great Recession

w19233 James Feyrer
Dimitra Politi
David N. Weil

The Cognitive Effects of Micronutrient Deficiency: Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States

w19173 Sonia R. Bhalotra
Guilhem Cassan
Irma Clots-Figueras
Lakshmi Iyer

Religion, Politician Identity and Development Outcomes: Evidence from India

w19222 Kasey Buckles
Andreas Hagemann
Ofer Malamud
Melinda S. Morrill
Abigail K. Wozniak

The Effect of College Education on Health

w19220 Craig Garthwaite
Tal Gross
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Public Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Employment Lock

w19218 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Sean Orzol
Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

The Effect of Medicaid Payment Rates on Access to Dental Care Among Children

w19200 Amitabh Chandra
Amy Finkelstein
Adam Sacarny
Chad Syverson

Healthcare Exceptionalism? Productivity and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector

w19198 Ilyana Kuziemko
Katherine Meckel
Maya Rossin-Slater

Do Insurers Risk-Select Against Each Other? Evidence from Medicaid and Implications for Health Reform

w19196 David Atkin
The Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence from Indian Migrants

w19186 Mariana Carrera
Dana Goldman
Geoffrey Joyce

Heterogeneity in Cost-Sharing and Cost-Sensitivity, and the Role of the Prescribing Physician

w19185 Paul Gertler
James Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto
Arianna Zanolini
Christel Vermeersch
Susan Walker
Susan M. Chang
Sally Grantham-McGregor

Labor Market Returns to Early Childhood Stimulation: a 20-year Followup to an Experimental Intervention in Jamaica

w19172 Kevin M. Stange
How Does Provider Supply and Regulation Influence Health Care Market? Evidence from Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

w19164 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Mental Health on Couple Relationship Status

w19163 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

Evolving Choice Inconsistencies in Choice of Prescription Drug Insurance

w19161 Dhaval M. Dave
Sandra L. Decker
Robert Kaestner
Kosali Ilayperuma Simon

The Effect of Medicaid Expansions in the Late 1980s and Early 1990s on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women

w19153 Douglas Almond
Hongbin Li
Shuang Zhang

Land Reform and Sex Selection in China

w19151 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones

Medicaid Insurance in Old Age

w19149 Martin B. Hackmann
Jonathan T. Kolstad
Amanda E. Kowalski

Adverse Selection and an Individual Mandate: When Theory Meets Practice

w19144 Flávio Cunha
Irma Elo
Jennifer Culhane

Eliciting Maternal Expectations about the Technology of Cognitive Skill Formation

w19143 Michael Grossman
Erdal Tekin
Roy Wada

Food Prices and Body Fatness among Youths

w19142 Young Kyung Do
Edward C. Norton
Sally Stearns
Courtney H. Van Houtven

Informal Care and Caregiver's Health

w19115 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Jonathan H. Cantor
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Economic Downturns and Substance Abuse Treatment: Evidence from Admissions Data

w19101 Christopher C. Afendulis
Michael E. Chernew
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effect of Medicare Advantage on Hospital Admissions and Mortality

w19070 Katherine Baicker
Michael Chernew
Jacob Robbins

The Spillover Effects of Medicare Managed Care: Medicare Advantage and Hospital Utilization

w19058 Mark L. Egan
Casey B. Mulligan
Tomas J. Philipson

Adjusting National Accounting for Health: Is the Business Cycle Countercyclical?

w19054 Emily Oster
Unobservable Selection and Coefficient Stability: Theory and Validation

w19046 Paul Gertler
Christel Vermeersch

Using Performance Incentives to Improve Medical Care Productivity and Health Outcomes

w19016 Andreas Ravndal Kostøl
Magne Mogstad

How Financial Incentives Induce Disability Insurance Recipients to Return to Work

w19042 Jason M. Lindo
Aggregation and The Estimated Effects of Local Economic Conditions on Health

w19036 Rebekka Christopoulou
Dean R. Lillard

Is Smoking Behavior Culturally Determined? Evidence from British Immigrants

w19005 Tomas J. Philipson
George Zanjani

Economic Analysis of Risk and Uncertainty induced by Health Shocks: A Review and Extension

w19002 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Emilia Simeonova

Education, Cognition and Health: Evidence from a Social Experiment

w18994 Jason M. Lindo
Jessamyn Schaller
Benjamin Hansen

Economic Conditions and Child Abuse

w18991 Mark Pauly
Ashley Swanson

Social Impact Bonds in Nonprofit Health Care: New Product or New Package?

w18977 Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Diagnosis and Unnecessary Procedure Use: Evidence from C-Section

w18974 Emmanuelle Lavaine
Matthew J. Neidell

Energy Production and Health Externalities: Evidence from Oil Refinery Strikes in France

w18964 Grant Miller
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Gender Differences in Preferences, Intra-Household Externalities, and Low Demand for Improved Cookstoves

w18959 Garth Heutel
Christopher J. Ruhm

Air Pollution and Procyclical Mortality

w18953 Jeremy Greenwood
Philipp Kircher
Cezar Santos
Michèle Tertilt

An Equilibrium Model of the African HIV/AIDS Epidemic

w18948 Edward C. Norton
Lauren Hersch Nicholas
Sean Sheng-Hsiu Huang

Informal Care and Inter-vivos Transfers: Results from the National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women

w18947 Michael Geruso
Harvey S. Rosen

Fraud in the Workplace? Evidence from a Dependent Verification Program

w18939 Ginger Zhe Jin
Jungmin Lee

Inspection Technology, Detection and Compliance: Evidence from Florida Restaurant Inspections

w18935 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell

Environment, Health, and Human Capital

w18932 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Pay-for-Performance Incentives in Low- and Middle-Income Country Health Programs

w18926 Suhui Li
Avi Dor

How Do Hospitals Respond to Market Entry? Evidence from A Deregulated Market for Cardiac Revascularization

w18915 Tomás Rau
Loreto Reyes
Sergio S. Urzúa

The Long-term Effects of Early Lead Exposure: Evidence from a case of Environmental Negligence

w18913 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Judd B. Kessler

The Articulation Effect of Government Policy: Health Insurance Mandates Versus Taxes

w18900 Sanders Korenman
Dahlia Remler

Rethinking Elderly Poverty: Time for a Health Inclusive Poverty Measure?

w18894 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Claudio Lucarelli
Philip Schmidt-Dengler
Robert Town

Can Amputation Save the Hospital? The Impact of the Medicare Rural Flexibility Program on Demand and Welfare

w18876 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Katherine Meckel
Matthew J. Neidell
Wolfram Schlenker

Something in the Water: Contaminated Drinking Water and Infant Health

w18875 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Aviv Nevo
Robert Town

Mergers When Prices are Negotiated: Evidence from the Hospital Industry

w18863 John Cawley
Rosemary Avery
Matthew Eisenberg

The Effect of Deceptive Advertising on Consumption of the Advertised Good and its Substitutes: The Case of Over-the-Counter Weight Loss Products

w18862 Michael Kremer
Christopher M. Snyder

When Is Prevention More Profitable than Cure? The Impact of Time-Varying Consumer Heterogeneity

w18858 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Physical Activity and Health

w18853 David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite
Christopher Ody

How do Hospitals Respond to Negative Financial Shocks? The Impact of the 2008 Stock Market Crash

w18846 David N. Figlio
Jonathan Guryan
Krzysztof Karbownik
Jeffrey Roth

The Effects of Poor Neonatal Health on Children's Cognitive Development

w18830 Dhaval M. Dave
Effects of Pharmaceutical Promotion: A Review and Assessment

w18810 Silvie Colman
Thomas S. Dee
Theodore J. Joyce

Do Parental Involvement Laws Deter Risky Teen Sex?

w18805 John Cawley
Stephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder

The Demand for Cigarettes as Derived from the Demand for Weight Control

w18804 Jonathan T. Kolstad
Information and Quality when Motivation is Intrinsic: Evidence from Surgeon Report Cards

w18776 Alberto Chong
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro
Dean Karlan
Martin Valdivia

Effectiveness and Spillovers of Online Sex Education: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Colombian Public Schools

w18772 Jens Ludwig
Greg J. Duncan
Lisa A. Gennetian
Lawrence F. Katz
Ronald C. Kessler
Jeffrey R. Kling
Lisa Sanbonmatsu

Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity

w18750 Pierre Dubois
Rachel Griffith
Aviv Nevo

Do Prices and Attributes Explain International Differences in Food Purchases?

w18729 Yuyu Chen
Ginger Zhe Jin
Naresh Kumar
Guang Shi

Gaming in Air Pollution Data? Lessons from China

w18736 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure

w18731 Hope Corman
Naci H. Mocan

Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City

w18723 Jonathan R. Clark
Robert S. Huckman
Bradley R. Staats

Learning from Customers: Individual and Organizational Effects in Outsourced Radiological Services

w18684 Jeffrey S. McCullough
Stephen Parente
Robert Town

Health Information Technology and Patient Outcomes: The Role of Organizational and Informational Complementarities

w18700 Janet Currie
Lucas Davis
Michael Greenstone
Reed Walker

Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

w18698 Naoki Aizawa
Hanming Fang

Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform

w18695 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Health, Education, and the Post-Retirement Evolution of Household Assets

w18692 Alan Barreca
Karen Clay
Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century

w18689 Jason Fletcher
The Effects of Childhood ADHD on Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w18678 Andrew J. Epstein
Sean Nicholson
David A. Asch

The Production of and Market for New Physicians' Skill


2012
w18664 Gabriella Conti
James J. Heckman

The Developmental Approach to Child and Adult Health

w18660 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Losing Heart? The Effect of Job Displacement on Health

w18658 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

The Nexus of Social Security Benefits, Health, and Wealth at Death

w18656 D. Mark Anderson
Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin

Youth Depression and Future Criminal Behavior

w18642 Aviva Aron-Dine
Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein

The RAND Health Insurance Experiment, Three Decades Later

w18640 Michael Grossman
Erdal Tekin
Roy Wada

Fast-Food Restaurant Advertising on Television and Its Influence on Youth Body Composition

w18639 Jason Fletcher
Barbara L. Wolfe

Increasing Our Understanding of the Health-Income Gradient in Children

w18630 Victor Iajya
Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Robert Slonim

The Effects of Information, Social and Economic Incentives on Voluntary Undirected Blood Donations: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial in Argentina

w18593 Patricia M. Danzon
Adrian K. Towse
Jorge Mestre-Ferrandiz

Value-Based Differential Pricing: Efficient Prices for Drugs in a Global Context

w18589 Jay Bhattacharya
Christina Gathmann
Grant Miller

The Gorbachev Anti-Alcohol Campaign and Russia's Mortality Crisis

w18580 Heather Royer
Mark F. Stehr
Justin R. Sydnor

Incentives, Commitments and Habit Formation in Exercise: Evidence from a Field Experiment with Workers at a Fortune-500 Company

w18574 Martin Gaynor
Carol Propper
Stephan Seiler

Free to Choose? Reform and Demand Response in the English National Health Service

w18572 Harold L. Cole
Soojin Kim
Dirk Krueger

Analyzing the Effects of Insuring Health Risks: On the Trade-off between Short Run Insurance Benefits vs. Long Run Incentive Costs

w18571 Kristopher J. Hult
Tomas J. Philipson

Public Liabilities and Health Care Policy

w18552 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Longevity: Patient-Level Evidence from the 1996-2002 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey and Linked Mortality Public-Use Files

w18543 Ulrike Malmendier
Klaus Schmidt

You Owe Me

w18535 Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach
Douglas Almond

Long Run Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net

w18529 Gary D. Hansen
Minchung Hsu
Junsang Lee

Health Insurance Reform: The Impact of a Medicare Buy-In

w18518 Nancy Nicosia
John M. MacDonald
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Does Mandatory Diversion to Drug Treatment Eliminate Racial Disparities in the Incarceration of Drug Offenders? An Examination of California’s Proposition 36

w18494 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Words in Patents: Research Inputs and the Value of Innovativeness in Invention

w18481 Mark Pauly
Cost Effectiveness Analysis and the Design of Cost-Sharing in Insurance: Solving a Puzzle

w18469 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald
Sarah Stewart-Brown

Is Psychological Well-being Linked to the Consumption of Fruit and Vegetables?

w18468 Katherine Baicker
Sendhil Mullainathan
Joshua Schwartzstein

Behavioral Hazard in Health Insurance

w18444 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

The Problem of the Uninsured

w18422 Anna Aizer
Laura Stroud
Stephen Buka

Maternal Stress and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Siblings

w18407 Samuel H. Preston
Andrew Stokes
Neil K. Mehta
Bochen Cao

Projecting the Effect of Changes in Smoking and Obesity on Future Life Expectancy in the United States

w18384 Jörn-Steffen Pischke
Hannes Schwandt

A Cautionary Note on Using Industry Affiliation to Predict Income

w18378 James Habyarimana
William Jack

State vs Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya

w18371 Janet Currie
Tom Vogl

Early-Life Health and Adult Circumstance in Developing Countries

w18361 Courtney C. Coile
Phillip B. Levine
Robin McKnight

Recessions, Older Workers, and Longevity: How Long Are Recessions Good For Your Health?

w18359 Keith M. Marzilli Ericson
Consumer Inertia and Firm Pricing in the Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Insurance Exchange

w18402 Teresa B. Gibson
A. Mark Fendrick
Michael E. Chernew

Cost-Sharing and Productivity

w18345 Olivier Deschenes
Temperature, Human Health, and Adaptation: A Review of the Empirical Literature

w18341 John Cawley
David Frisvold
Chad Meyerhoefer

The Impact of Physical Education on Obesity among Elementary School Children

w18327 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Lead Policy and Academic Performance: Insights from Massachusetts

w18326 Kevin Callison
Robert Kaestner

Do Higher Tobacco Taxes Reduce Adult Smoking? New Evidence of the Effect of Recent Cigarette Tax Increases on Adult Smoking

w18318 Tom Vogl
Height, Skills, and Labor Market Outcomes in Mexico

w18309 Bruce D. Meyer
Laura R. Wherry

Saving Teens: Using a Policy Discontinuity to Estimate the Effects of Medicaid Eligibility

w18299 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Sarah S. Stith

Removing Financial Barriers to Organ and Bone Marrow Donation: The Effect of Leave and Tax Legislation in the U.S.

w18282 Nathaniel Hendren
Private Information and Insurance Rejections

w18281 David Dranove
Christopher Forman
Avi Goldfarb
Shane Greenstein

The Trillion Dollar Conundrum: Complementarities and Health Information Technology

w18279 Jason Fletcher
Nicole L. Hair
Barbara L. Wolfe

Am I my Brother's Keeper? Sibling Spillover Effects: The Case of Developmental Disabilities and Externalizing Behavior

w18267 Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Defensive Investments and the Demand for Air Quality: Evidence from the NOx Budget Program and Ozone Reductions

w18286 Leemore Dafny
Subramaniam Ramanarayanan

Does it Matter if Your Health Insurer is For-Profit? Effects of Ownership on Premiums, Insurance Coverage, and Medical Spending

w18255 Robert Kaestner
Anthony T. Lo Sasso

Does Seeing the Doctor More Often Keep You Out of the Hospital?

w18254 Joel C. Cantor
Alan C. Monheit
Derek DeLia
Kristen Lloyd

The Role of Federal and State Dependent Coverage Eligibility Policies on the Health Insurance Status of Young Adults

w18253 Jason M. Fletcher
Stephen L. Ross

Estimating the Effects of Friendship Networks on Health Behaviors of Adolescents

w18252 Edward C. Norton
Log Odds and Ends

w18238 Dhaval M. Dave
Jose M. Fernandez

The Effect of an Increase in Autism Prevalence on the Demand for Auxiliary Healthcare Workers: Evidence from California

w18235 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Pharmaceutical Innovation and Longevity Growth in 30 Developing and High-income Countries, 2000-2009

w18233 Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Þórhildur Ólafsdóttir
Nancy E. Reichman

Are Recessions Good for Your Health Behaviors? Impacts of the Economic Crisis in Iceland

w18227 Ryan D. Edwards
Overseas Deployment, Combat Exposure, and Well-Being in the 2010 National Survey of Veterans

w18226 Nicholas Wilson
Prevention of Mother-to-Child Transmission of HIV and Reproductive Behavior in Zambia

w18216 Jason M. Fletcher
Adolescent Depression and Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w18202 Itai Ashlagi
David Gamarnik
Michael A. Rees
Alvin E. Roth

The Need for (long) Chains in Kidney Exchange

w18200 Yaa Akosa Antwi
Asako S. Moriya
Kosali Simon

Effects of Federal Policy to Insure Young Adults: Evidence from the 2010 Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate

w18187 Chandler B. McClellan
Erdal Tekin

Stand Your Ground Laws, Homicides, and Injuries

w18180 Henry Saffer
Dhaval Dave
Michael Grossman

Behavioral Economics and the Demand for Alcohol: Results from the NLSY97

w18172 David Autor
Mark Duggan
Jonathan Gruber

Moral Hazard and Claims Deterrence in Private Disability Insurance

w18153 Janet Currie
Wanchuan Lin
Juanjuan Meng

Using Audit Studies to Test for Physician Induced Demand: The Case of Antibiotic Abuse in China

w18166 Florian Heiss
Adam Leive
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

Plan Selection in Medicare Part D: Evidence from Administrative Data

w18108 Amanda E. Kowalski
Estimating the Tradeoff Between Risk Protection and Moral Hazard with a Nonlinear Budget Set Model of Health Insurance

w18105 Neale Mahoney
Bankruptcy as Implicit Health Insurance

w18089 Keith M. Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

Pricing Regulation and Imperfect Competition on the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange

w18087 George Wehby
Charles J. Courtemanche

The Heterogeneity of the Cigarette Price Effect on Body Mass Index

w18073 Roger Bate
Ginger Zhe Jin
Aparna Mathur

Counterfeit or Substandard? Assessing Price and Non-Price Signals of Drug Quality

w18070 Janet Currie
Maya Rossin-Slater

Weathering the Storm: Hurricanes and Birth Outcomes

w18060 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Scott Barkowski

Does Employer-Provided Health Insurance Constrain Labor Supply Adjustments to Health Shocks? New Evidence on Women Diagnosed with Breast Cancer

w18056 Anirban Basu
Estimating Person-Centered Treatment (PeT) Effects Using Instrumental Variables

w18033 Rema Hanna
Esther Duflo
Michael Greenstone

Up in Smoke: The Influence of Household Behavior on the Long-Run Impact of Improved Cooking Stoves

w18026 Jidong Huang
Frank J. Chaloupka
IV

The Impact of the 2009 Federal Tobacco Excise Tax Increase on Youth Tobacco Use

w18023 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Gruber
Robin McKnight

The Impact of Patient Cost-Sharing on the Poor: Evidence from Massachusetts

w18016 Naci H. Mocan
Colin Cannonier

Empowering Women Through Education: Evidence from Sierra Leone

w18002 Gabriella Conti
Christopher Hansman
James J. Heckman
Matthew F. X. Novak
Angela Ruggiero
Stephen J. Suomi

Primate Evidence on the Late Health Effects of Early Life Adversity

w18003 Dhaval M. Dave
Henry Saffer

Demand for Smokeless Tobacco: Role of Magazine Advertising

w17996 Carolyn M. Moehling
Melissa A. Thomasson

Saving Babies: The Contribution of Sheppard-Towner to the Decline in Infant Mortality in the 1920s

w17995 Katherine L. Milkman
John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Following Through on Good Intentions: The Power of Planning Prompts

w17987 Ali Yurukoglu
Medicare Reimbursements and Shortages of Sterile Injectable Pharmaceuticals

w17955 Roger Bate
Ginger Zhe Jin
Aparna Mathur

In Whom We Trust: The Role of Certification Agencies in Online Drug Markets

w17949 Naci H. Mocan
Duha Tore Altindag

Education, Cognition, Health Knowledge, and Health Behavior

w17943 Jessica Cohen
Pascaline Dupas
Simone G. Schaner

Price Subsidies, Diagnostic Tests, and Targeting of Malaria Treatment: Evidence from a Randomized Controlled Trial

w17938 Daniel L. McFadden
Carlos E. Noton
Pau Olivella

Remedies for Sick Insurance

w17937 Laurence Ales
Roozbeh Hosseini
Larry E. Jones

Is There “Too Much” Inequality in Health Spending Across Income Groups?

w17936 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
John A. Graves
Jonathan Gruber
Samuel Kleiner

Do High-Cost Hospitals Deliver Better Care? Evidence from Ambulance Referral Patterns

w17932 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Emilia Simeonova

Education, Health and Mortality: Evidence from a Social Experiment

w17931 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
E. Ray Dorsey

Limited Life Expectancy, Human Capital and Health Investments: Evidence from Huntington Disease

w17933 Jonathan T. Kolstad
Amanda E. Kowalski

Mandate-Based Health Reform and the Labor Market: Evidence from the Massachusetts Reform

w17901 Mark R. Cullen
Clint Cummins
Victor R. Fuchs

Geographic and Racial Variation in Premature Mortality in the US: Analyzing the Disparities

w17893 Charles J. Courtemanche
Daniela Zapata

Does Universal Coverage Improve Health? The Massachusetts Experience

w17892 Benjamin A. Olken
Junko Onishi
Susan Wong

Should Aid Reward Performance? Evidence from a Field Experiment on Health and Education in Indonesia

w17870 Peter J. Huckfeldt
Neeraj Sood
José J Escarce
David C. Grabowski
Joseph P. Newhouse

Effects of Medicare Payment Reform: Evidence from the Home Health Interim and Prospective Payment Systems

w17865 Damien de Walque
William H. Dow
Carol Medlin
Rose Nathan

Stimulating Demand for AIDS Prevention: Lessons from the RESPECT Trial

w17857 Robin McKnight
Jonathan Reuter
Eric Zitzewitz

Insurance as Delegated Purchasing: Theory and Evidence from Health Care

w17789 Kristian Bolin
Bjorn Lindgren

The Double Facetted Nature of Health Investments - Implications for Equilibrium and Stability in a Demand-for-Health Framework

w17786 Michael Waldman
Sean Nicholson
Nodir Adilov

Positive and Negative Mental Health Consequences of Early Childhood Television Watching

w17785 Richard Akresh
Damien de Walque
Harounan Kazianga

Alternative Cash Transfer Delivery Mechanisms: Impacts on Routine Preventative Health Clinic Visits in Burkina Faso

w17781 Silvia H. Barcellos
Leandro Carvalho
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Child Gender And Parental Investments In India: Are Boys And Girls Treated Differently?

w17774 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies, Maternal Well-Being, and Child-Parent Interactions: Evidence from Three Nationally Representative Datasets

w17762 B. Douglas Bernheim
Jonathan Meer
Neva K. Novarro

Do Consumers Exploit Precommitment Opportunities? Evidence from Natural Experiments Involving Liquor Consumption

w17733 Aaron J. Sojourner
Robert J. Town
David C. Grabowski
Michelle M. Chen

Impacts of Unionization on Employment, Product Quality and Productivity: Regression Discontinuity Evidence From Nursing Homes

w17750 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Pharmaceutical Innovation on the Functional Limitations of Elderly Americans Evidence from the 2004 National Nursing Home Survey

w17748 Martin B. Hackmann
Jonathan T. Kolstad
Amanda E. Kowalski

Health Reform, Health Insurance, and Selection: Estimating Selection into Health Insurance Using the Massachusetts Health Reform

w17739 Jonathan Gruber
Nathaniel Hendren
Robert Townsend

Demand and Reimbursement Effects of Healthcare Reform: Health Care Utilization and Infant Mortality in Thailand

w17738 David M. Cutler
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Education and Health: Insights from International Comparisons

w17720 Scott A. Imberman
Adriana D. Kugler

The Effect of Providing Breakfast on Student Performance: Evidence from an In-Class Breakfast Program


2011
w17718 Margaret S. McMillan
William A. Masters
Harounan Kazianga

Rural Demography, Public Services and Land Rights in Africa: A Village-Level Analysis in Burkina Faso

w17713 Douglas Almond
Bhashkar Mazumder
Reyn van Ewijk

Fasting During Pregnancy and Children's Academic Performance

w17709 Philip J. Cook
Christine Piette Durrance

The Virtuous Tax: Lifesaving and Crime-Prevention Effects of the 1991 Federal Alcohol-Tax Increase

w17703 Steven Nyce
Sylvester Schieber
John B. Shoven
Sita Slavov
David A. Wise

Does Retiree Health Insurance Encourage Early Retirement?

w17697 David H. Autor
The Unsustainable Rise of the Disability Rolls in the United States: Causes, Consequences, and Policy Options

w17689 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones
Angshuman Gooptu

Medicaid and the Elderly

w17684 Wolfram Schlenker
W. Reed Walker

Airports, Air Pollution, and Contemporaneous Health

w17676 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie
Mariesa Herrmann

From Infant to Mother: Early Disease Environment and Future Maternal Health

w17668 Marianne P. Bitler
Lucie Schmidt

Utilization of Infertility Treatments: The Effects of Insurance Mandates

w17658 Carole Roan Gresenz
Sarah E. Edgington
Miriam J. Laugesen
José J. Escarce

Take-Up of Public Insurance and Crowd-out of Private Insurance Under Recent CHIP Expansions to Higher Income Children

w17657 Ann Huff Stevens
Douglas L. Miller
Marianne E. Page
Mateusz Filipski

The Best of Times, the Worst of Times: Understanding Pro-cyclical Mortality

w17643 Patrick Bajari
Han Hong
Minjung Park
Robert Town

Regression Discontinuity Designs with an Endogenous Forcing Variable and an Application to Contracting in Health Care

w17637 Jason M. Lindo
Isaac D. Swensen
Glen R. Waddell

Alcohol and Student Performance: Estimating the Effect of Legal Access

w17636 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis
Robert Slonim

Rewarding Altruism? A Natural Field Experiment

w17629 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
E. Ray Dorsey

Optimal Expectations and Limited Medical Testing: Evidence from Huntington Disease

w17608 Martin Gaynor
Mauro Laudicella
Carol Propper

Can Governments Do It Better? Merger Mania and Hospital Outcomes in the English NHS

w17600 John Cawley
Asako S. Moriya
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of the Macroeconomy on Health Insurance Coverage: Evidence from the Great Recession

w17588 John Mullahy
Marginal Effects in Multivariate Probit and Kindred Discrete and Count Outcome Models, with Applications in Health Economics

w17580 G. Emmanuel Guindon
Arindam Nandi
Frank J. Chaloupka
IV
Prabhat Jha

Socioeconomic Differences in the Impact of Smoking Tobacco and Alcohol Prices on Smoking in India

w17578 Christopher J. Ruhm
Alison Snow Jones
William C. Kerr
Thomas K. Greenfield
Joseph V. Terza
Ravi S. Pandian
Kerry Anne McGeary

What U.S. Data Should be Used to Measure the Price Elasticity of Demand for Alcohol?

w17535 James B. Rebitzer
Mark E. Votruba

Organizational Economics and Physician Practices

w17528 Rena M. Conti
Haiden A. Huskamp
Ernst R. Berndt

The Effect of FDA Advisories on Branded Pharmaceutical Firms' Valuations and Promotion Efforts

w17526 Alan Barreca
Price V. Fishback
Shawn Kantor

Agricultural Policy, Migration, and Malaria in the 1930s United States

w17483 Charles J. Courtemanche
Garth Heutel
Patrick McAlvanah

Impatience, Incentives, and Obesity

w17482 John Bridges
Christine Buttorff
Karin Groothuis-Oudshoorn

Estimating Patients' Preferences for Medical Devices: Does the Number of Profile in Choice Experiments Matter?

w17478 Harold E. Cuffe
William T. Harbaugh
Jason M. Lindo
Giancarlo Musto
Glen R. Waddell

Evidence on the Efficacy of School-Based Incentives for Healthy Living

w17474 Ann P. Bartel
Ciaran S. Phibbs
Nancy Beaulieu
Patricia Stone

Human Capital and Organizational Performance: Evidence from the Healthcare Sector

w17471 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

The Geographic Accessibility of Child Care Subsidies and Evidence on the Impact of Subsidy Receipt on Childhood Obesity

w17459 Benjamin R. Handel
Adverse Selection and Switching Costs in Health Insurance Markets: When Nudging Hurts

w17451 Jeffrey Brown
Amy Finkelstein

Insuring Long Term Care In the US

w17440 Gopi Shah Goda
John B. Shoven
Sita Nataraj Slavov

Does Widowhood Explain Gender Differences in Out-of-Pocket Medical Spending Among the Elderly?

w17434 Nicholas J. Sanders
Charles F. Stoecker

Where Have All the Young Men Gone? Using Gender Ratios to Measure Fetal Death Rates

w17426 Susan Busch
Ezra Golberstein
Ellen Meara

The FDA and ABCs: The Unintended Consequences of Antidepressant Warnings on Human Capital

w17423 Charles L. Baum
Shin-Yi Chou

The Socio-Economic Causes of Obesity

w17419 Guy David
Evan Rawley
Daniel Polsky

Integration and Task Allocation: Evidence from Patient Care

w17414 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Therapeutic Procedure Innovation on Hospital Patient Longevity: Evidence from Western Australia, 2000-2007

w17413 Henry Saffer
Dhaval M. Dave
Michael Grossman

Racial, Ethnic and Gender Differences in Physical Activity

w17410 Jeffrey R. Kling
Sendhil Mullainathan
Eldar Shafir
Lee Vermeulen
Marian Wrobel

Comparison Friction: Experimental Evidence from Medicare Drug Plans

w17408 Alan I. Barreca
Jason M. Lindo
Glen R. Waddell

Heaping-Induced Bias in Regression-Discontinuity Designs

w17406 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle

w17390 Christopher R. Knittel
Ryan Sandler

Cleaning the Bathwater with the Baby: The Health Co-Benefits of Carbon Pricing in Transportation

w17375 Daniel M. Hungerman
Do Religious Proscriptions Matter? Evidence from a Theory-Based Test

w17371 David H. Howard
Yu-Chu Shen

Comparative Effectiveness Research, COURAGE, and Technological Abandonment

w17369 Brian A. Jacob
Jens Ludwig
Douglas L. Miller

The Effects of Housing and Neighborhood Conditions on Child Mortality

w17325 Ralph Koijen
Stijn Van Nieuwerburgh
Motohiro Yogo

Health and Mortality Delta: Assessing the Welfare Cost of Household Insurance Choice

w17324 Judd B. Kessler
Alvin E. Roth

Organ Allocation Policy and the Decision to Donate

w17322 Robert W. Fogel
Louis Cain
Joseph Burton
Brian Bettenhausen

Was What Ail'd Ya' What Kill'd Ya'?

w17316 Christopher Afendulis
Daniel Kessler

Vertical Integration and Optimal Reimbursement Policy

w17310 Janet Currie
Erdal Tekin

Is there a Link Between Foreclosure and Health?

w17300 Guy David
Richard Lindrooth
Lorens A. Helmchen
Lawton R. Burns

Do Hospitals Cross Subsidize?

w17273 Till Stowasser
Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

"Healthy, Wealthy and Wise?" Revisited: An Analysis of the Causal Pathways from Socio-economic Status to Health

w17249 Tamara Hafner
David Popp

China and India as Suppliers of Affordable Medicines to Developing Countries

w17244 Anneke Exterkate
Robin L. Lumsdaine

How Survey Design Affects Inference Regarding Health Perceptions and Outcomes

w17236 Mark Duggan
Tamara Hayford

Has the Shift to Managed Care Reduced Medicaid Expenditures? Evidence from State and Local-Level Mandates

w17232 Jean M. Abraham
Anne Beeson Royalty
Thomas DeLeire

Gauging the Generosity of Employer-Sponsored Insurance: Differences Between Households With and Without a Chronic Condition

w17226 Patricia M. Danzon
Michael F. Furukawa

Cross-National Evidence on Generic Pharmaceuticals: Pharmacy vs. Physician-Driven Markets

w17223 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Meryl I. Motika

The Effects of Health Shocks on Employment and Health Insurance: The Role of Employer-Provided Health Insurance

w17222 Christopher R. Knittel
Douglas L. Miller
Nicholas J. Sanders

Caution, Drivers! Children Present: Traffic, Pollution, and Infant Health

w17212 Pinka Chatterji
Sara Markowitz
Jeanne Brooks-Gunn

Early Maternal Employment and Family Wellbeing

w17208 Martin Gaynor
Robert J. Town

Competition in Health Care Markets

w17205 Patricia M. Danzon
Nuno S. Pereira

Vaccine Supply: Effects Of Regulation And Competition

w17198 Carrie H. Colla
William H. Dow
Arindrajit Dube

The Labor Market Impact of Employer Health Benefit Mandates: Evidence from San Francisco’s Health Care Security Ordinance

w17196 Alberto Bisin
Andrea Moro
Giorgio Topa

The Empirical Content of Models with Multiple Equilibria in Economies with Social Interactions

w17195 Georgiy Bobashev
Maureen L. Cropper
Joshua M. Epstein
D. Michael Goedecke
Stephen Hutton
Mead Over

Policy Response to Pandemic Influenza: The Value of Collective Action

w17190 Amy Finkelstein
Sarah Taubman
Bill Wright
Mira Bernstein
Jonathan Gruber
Joseph P. Newhouse
Heidi Allen
Katherine Baicker
The Oregon Health Study Group

The Oregon Health Insurance Experiment: Evidence from the First Year

w17188 Lee G. Branstetter
Chirantan Chatterjee
Matthew Higgins

Regulation and Welfare: Evidence from Paragraph IV Generic Entry in the Pharmaceutical Industry

w17183 Katherine L. Milkman
John Beshears
James J. Choi
David Laibson
Brigitte C. Madrian

Using Implementation Intentions Prompts to Enhance Influenza Vaccination Rates

w17174 Patricia M. Danzon
Andrew W. Mulcahy
Adrian K. Towse

Pharmaceutical Pricing in Emerging Markets: Effects of Income, Competition and Procurement

w17170 Michael Anderson
Maximilian Auffhammer

Pounds that Kill: The External Costs of Vehicle Weight

w17168 Jonathan Gruber
The Impacts of the Affordable Care Act: How Reasonable Are the Projections?

w17164 Richard V. Burkhauser
Jeff Larrimore
Kosali I. Simon

A "Second Opinion" on the Economic Health of the American Middle Class

w17161 Joseph P. Ferrie
Karen Rolf
Werner Troesken

Cognitive Disparities, Lead Plumbing, and Water Chemistry: Intelligence Test Scores and Exposure to Water-Borne Lead Among World War Two U.S. Army Enlistees

w17160 Sara Markowitz
E. Kathleen Adams
Patricia M. Dietz
Viji Kannan
Van Tong

Smoking Policies and Birth Outcomes: Estimates From a New Era

w17148 David M. Cutler
Mary Beth Landrum

Dimensions of Health in the Elderly Population

w17138 Paul Bingley
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Peder J. Pedersen

Disability Programs, Health and Retirement in Denmark since 1960

w17125 Neeraj Sood
Peter J. Huckfeldt
David C. Grabowski
Joseph P. Newhouse
José J. Escarce

The Effect of Prospective Payment on Admission and Treatment Policy: Evidence from Inpatient Rehabilitation Facilities

w17105 Michael Baker
Kevin S. Milligan

Maternity Leave and Children’s Cognitive and Behavioral Development

w17096 James Banks
Zoe Oldfield
James P. Smith

Childhood Health and Differences in Late-Life Health Outcomes Between England and the United States

w17094 Charles I. Jones
Life and Growth

w17081 John Cawley
Christopher Ruhm

The Economics of Risky Health Behaviors

w17070 Craig L. Garthwaite
The Doctor Might See You Now: The Supply Side Effects of Public Health Insurance Expansions

w17068 Dhaval M. Dave
Jennifer Tennant
Gregory J. Colman

Isolating the Effect of Major Depression on Obesity: Role of Selection Bias

w17054 Lisa Jönsson
Mårten Palme
Ingemar Svensson

Disability Insurance, Population Health and Employment in Sweden

w17049 James Banks
Richard Blundell
Antoine Bozio
Carl Emmerson

Disability, Health and Retirement in the United Kingdom

w17048 Pilar García-Gómez
Sergi Jiménez-Martín
Judit Vall Castelló

Health, Disability and Pathways to Retirement in Spain

w17046 Peter J. Huckfeldt
Christopher R. Knittel

Pharmaceutical Use Following Generic Entry: Paying Less and Buying Less

w17016 Joseph P. Ferrie
Karen Rolf

Socioeconomic Status in Childhood and Health After Age 70: A New Longitudinal Analysis for the U.S., 1895-2005

w17011 Anup Malani
Tomas J. Philipson

Can Medical Progress be Sustained? Implications of the Link Between Development and Output Markets

w17009 Laura Dague
Thomas DeLeire
Donna Friedsam
Daphne Kuo
Lindsey Leininger
Sarah Meier
Kristen Voskuil

Estimates of Crowd-Out from a Public Health Insurance Expansion Using Administrative Data

w17004 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Matthew J. Neidell

The Impact of Pollution on Worker Productivity

w16990 Amitabh Chandra
Anupam B. Jena
Jonathan S. Skinner

The Pragmatist’s Guide to Comparative Effectiveness Research

w16978 Alan B. Krueger
Ilyana Kuziemko

The Demand for Health Insurance Among Uninsured Americans: Results of a Survey Experiment and Implications for Policy

w16977 Jason Brown
Mark Duggan
Ilyana Kuziemko
William Woolston

How does Risk Selection Respond to Risk Adjustment? Evidence from the Medicare Advantage Program

w16955 Daniel Bennett
Chun-Fang Chiang
Anup Malani

Learning During a Crisis: the SARS Epidemic in Taiwan

w16953 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan S. Skinner

Technology Growth and Expenditure Growth in Health Care

w16938 Robert W. Fogel
Nathaniel Grotte

An Overview of The Changing Body: Health, Nutrition, and Human Development in the Western World Since 1700

w16937 Jonathan R. Clark
Robert Huckman

Broadening Focus: Spillovers, Complementarities and Specialization in the Hospital Industry

w16927 Resul Cesur
Joseph J. Sabia
Erdal Tekin

The Psychological Costs of War: Military Combat and Mental Health

w16926 Jill R. Horwitz
Austin Nichols

Rural Hospital Ownership: Medical Service Provision, Market Mix, and Spillover Effects

w16909 Jinhu Li
Jeremiah Hurley
Philip DeCicca
Gioia Buckley

Physician Response to Pay-for-Performance: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w16902 Radha Iyengar
Giulia Ferrari

Comparing Economic and Social Interventions to Reduce Intimate Partner Violence: Evidence from Central and Southern Africa

w16900 Anirban Basu
Economics of Individualization in Comparative Effectiveness Research and a Basis for a Patient-Centered Health Care

w16888 Shamena Anwar
Hanming Fang

Testing for the Role of Prejudice in Emergency Departments Using Bounceback Rates

w16879 Ernst R. Berndt
Thomas G. McGuire
Joseph P. Newhouse

A Primer on the Economics of Prescription Pharmaceutical Pricing in Health Insurance Markets

w16873 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Adequate (or Adipose?) Yearly Progress: Assessing the Effect of "No Child Left Behind" on Children's Obesity

w16859 Vivian Y. Wu
Yu-Chu Shen

The Long-term Impact of Medicare Payment Reductions on Patient Outcomes

w16858 Tatiana Andreyeva
Inas Rashad Kelly
Jennifer L. Harris

Exposure to Food Advertising On Television: Associations With Children’s Fast Food and Soft Drink Consumption and Obesity

w16857 Dalton Conley
Jason Alan Thompson

Health Shocks, Insurance Status and Net Worth: Intra- and Inter-Generational Effects

w16856 Victor Lavy
Alexander Zablotsky

Mother’s Schooling and Fertility under Low Female Labor Force Participation: Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w16854 Roger Bate
Ginger Zhe Jin
Aparna Mathur

Does Price Reveal Poor-Quality Drugs? Evidence from 17 Countries

w16844 Janet Currie
Michael Greenstone
Enrico Moretti

Superfund Cleanups and Infant Health

w16826 Marah A. Curtis
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Nancy Reichman

Life Shocks and Homelessness

w16823 Anna A. Levine Taub
Anton Kolotilin
Robert S. Gibbons
Ernst R. Berndt

The Diversity of Concentrated Prescribing Behavior: An Application to Antipsychotics

w16811 Shin-Yi Chou
Michael Grossman
Jin-Tan Liu

The Impact of National Health Insurance on Birth Outcomes: A Natural Experiment in Taiwan

w16798 Janet Currie
Inequality at Birth: Some Causes and Consequences

w16795 Jenny Williams
Jan C. van Ours
Michael Grossman

Why Do Some People Want to Legalize Cannabis Use?

w16794 G. Brant Morefield
David C. Ribar
Christopher J. Ruhm

Occupational Status and Health Transitions

w16738 Li Gan
Feng Huang
Adalbert Mayer

A Simple Test of Private Information in the Insurance Markets with Heterogeneous Insurance Demand

w16722 Lance Lochner
Non-Production Benefits of Education: Crime, Health, and Good Citizenship

w16720 Itai Ashlagi
Alvin E. Roth

Individual Rationality and Participation in Large Scale, Multi-Hospital Kidney Exchange

w16719 Kevin S. Milligan
David A. Wise

Social Security and Retirement around the World: Historical Trends in Mortality and Health, Employment, and Disability Insurance Participation and Reforms - Introduction and Summary

w16711 Dalton Conley
Emily Rauscher

The Equal Environments Assumption in the Post-Genomic Age: Using Misclassified Twins to Estimate Bias in Heritability Models

w16695 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell
Wolfram Schlenker

Water Quality Violations and Avoidance Behavior: Evidence from Bottled Water Consumption

w16690 Yu-Chu Shen
Renee Y. Hsia

Does Decreased Access to Emergency Departments Affect Patient Outcomes? Analysis of AMI Population 1996-2005

w16673 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Elizabeth U. Cascio
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Is Being in School Better? The Impact of School on Children's BMI When Starting Age is Endogenous

w16669 Marianne P. Bitler
Christopher S. Carpenter

Insurance Mandates and Mammography

w16668 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

International Happiness

w16656 Martin Gaynor
Samuel A. Kleiner
William B. Vogt

A Structural Approach to Market Definition With an Application to the Hospital Industry


2010
w16638 Dhaval M. Dave
Inas Rashad Kelly

How Does the Business Cycle Affect Eating Habits?

w16624 Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert
Erik Blumenkranz
Alan M. Garber

Committing to Exercise: Contract Design for Virtuous Habit Formation

w16603 Mireille Jacobson
Heather Royer

Aftershocks: The Impact of Clinic Violence on Abortion Services

w16602 Janet Currie
Wanchuan Lin
Wei Zhang

Patient Knowledge and Antibiotic Abuse: Evidence from an Audit Study in China

w16594 Joshua Graff Zivin
Maria Damon
Harsha Thirumurthy

Health Shocks and Natural Resource Management: Evidence from Western Kenya

w16593 Anup Malani
Julian Reif

Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform

w16578 Pinka Chatterji
Heesoo Joo
Kajal Lahiri

Beware of Unawareness: Racial/Ethnic Disparities in Awareness of Chronic Diseases

w16560 Morris M. Kleiner
Kyoung Won Park

Battles Among Licensed Occupations: Analyzing Government Regulations on Labor Market Outcomes for Dentists and Hygienists

w16543 Seth H. Werfel
Adam B. Jaffe

Induction and Evolution in the Origin of Inventions: Evidence from Smoking Cessation Products

w16523 Jonah E. Rockoff
Mariesa A. Herrmann

Does Menstruation Explain Gender Gaps in Work Absenteeism?

w16518 Scott E. Carrell
Mark Hoekstra
James E. West

Is Poor Fitness Contagious? Evidence from Randomly Assigned Friends

w16508 Joseph G. Altonji
Sarah Cattan
Iain Ware

Identifying Sibling Influence on Teenage Substance Use

w16480 Karen Clay
Werner Troesken
Michael R. Haines

Lead and Mortality

w16467 John Cawley
Chad Meyerhoefer

The Medical Care Costs of Obesity: An Instrumental Variables Approach

w16438 Hanming Fang
Yang Wang

Estimating Dynamic Discrete Choice Models with Hyperbolic Discounting, with an Application to Mammography Decisions

w16431 Ernst R. Berndt
Murray L. Aitken

Brand Loyalty, Generic Entry and Price Competition in Pharmaceuticals in the Quarter Century After the 1984 Waxman-Hatch Legislation

w16422 Duha Tore Altindag
Colin Cannonier
Naci H. Mocan

The Impact of Education on Health Knowledge

w16417 Yuyu Chen
Ginger Zhe Jin

Does Health Insurance Coverage Lead to Better Health and Educational Outcomes? Evidence from Rural China

w16408 John Cawley
Johanna Catherine Maclean

Unfit for Service: The Implications of Rising Obesity for U.S. Military Recruitment

w16406 Gopi Shah Goda
The Impact of State Tax Subsidies for Private Long-Term Care Insurance on Coverage and Medicaid Expenditures

w16383 Mustafa C. Karakus
David S. Salkever
Eric P. Slade
Nicholas Ialongo
Elizabeth Stuart

Implications of Middle School Behavior Problems for High School Graduation and Employment Outcomes of Young Adults: Estimation of a Recursive Model

w16382 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas O. Staiger

Identifying Provider Prejudice in Healthcare

w16330 Scott E. Carrell
Mark Hoekstra
James E. West

Does Drinking Impair College Performance? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Approach

w16321 Claudio Lucarelli
Sean Nicholson
Minjae Song

Bundling Among Rivals: A Case of Pharmaceutical Cocktails

w16297 Ernst R. Berndt
Joseph P. Newhouse

Pricing and Reimbursement in U.S. Pharmaceutical Markets

w16296 William N. Evans
Craig L. Garthwaite

Giving Mom a Break: The Impact of Higher EITC Payments on Maternal Health

w16291 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Fraternity Membership & Frequent Drinking

w16287 Frank J. Chaloupka
IV
Richard Peck
John A. Tauras
Xin Xu
Ayda Yurekli

Cigarette Excise Taxation: The Impact of Tax Structure on Prices, Revenues, and Cigarette Smoking

w16278 Tara Watson
Inside the Refrigerator: Immigration Enforcement and Chilling Effects in Medicaid Participation

w16261 Aysegul Timur
Gabriel Picone
Jeffrey S. DeSimone

Has the European Union Achieved a Single Pharmaceutical Market?

w16252 John Komlos
Marek Brabec

The Trend of BMI Values of US Adults by Centiles, birth cohorts 1882-1986

w16251 Darius N. Lakdawalla
Wesley Yin

Insurers' Negotiating Leverage and the External Effects of Medicare Part D

w16250 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

The Impact of Child Care Subsidies on Child Well-Being: Evidence from Geographic Variation in the Distance to Social Service Agencies

w16239 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Sadness, Suicidality and Grades

w16225 Justin Wang
Jason Hockenberry
Shin-Yi Chou
Muzhe Yang

Do Bad Report Cards Have Consequences? Impacts of Publicly Reported Provider Quality Information on the CABG Market in Pennsylvania

w16213 Heidi L. Williams
Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from the Human Genome

w16193 Mohamad Al-Ississ
Nolan H. Miller

What Does Health Reform Mean for the Healthcare Industry? Evidence from the Massachusetts Special Senate Election

w16164 Martin Gaynor
Rodrigo Moreno-Serra
Carol Propper

Death by Market Power: Reform, Competition and Patient Outcomes in the National Health Service

w16179 Carrie Hoverman Colla
William H. Dow
Arindrajit Dube

How Do Employers React to A Pay-or-Play Mandate? Early Evidence from San Francisco

w16172 Susan Averett
Hope Corman
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Overweight on Risky Sexual Behavior of Adolescent Girls

w16171 Marcella M. Alsan
David M. Cutler

Why did HIV decline in Uganda?

w16170 Samuel Marshall
Kathleen M. McGarry
Jonathan S. Skinner

The Risk of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditure at End of Life

w16155 Gary V. Engelhardt
Jonathan Gruber

Medicare Part D and the Financial Protection of the Elderly

w16149 Christopher J. Ruhm
Understanding Overeating and Obesity

w16139 Neeraj Kaushal
Robert Kaestner

Health and Health Insurance Trajectories of Mexicans in the US

w16135 Michael R. Haines
Avery M. Guest

Fertility in New York State in the Civil War Era

w16134 J. David Hacker
Michael R. Haines

The Construction of Life Tables for the American Indian Population at the Turn of the Twentieth Century

w16133 Michael R. Haines
Inequality and Infant and Childhood Mortality in the United States in the Twentieth Century

w16132 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Binge Drinking & Sex in High School

w16115 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility Revisited

w16112 John C. Ham
I. Serkan Ozbeklik
Lara Shore-Sheppard

Estimating Heterogeneous Treatment Effects of Medicaid Expansions on Take-up and Crowd-out

w16077 Andrew Cook
Martin Gaynor
Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Lowell Taylor

The Effect of Hospital Nurse Staffing on Patient Health Outcomes: Evidence from California's Minimum Staffing Regulation

w16076 Gopi Shah Goda
Ezra Golberstein
David C. Grabowski

Income and the Utilization of Long-Term Care Services: Evidence from the Social Security Benefit Notch

w16072 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman
Dhiman Das

Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use of Adult Women

w16069 Nava Ashraf
Günther Fink
David N. Weil

Evaluating the Effects of Large Scale Health Interventions in Developing Countries: The Zambian Malaria Initiative

w16051 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Are Increasing 5-Year Survival Rates Evidence of Success Against Cancer? A reexamination using data from the U.S. and Australia

w16040 David O. Meltzer
Jeanette W. Chung

Coordination, Switching Costs and the Division of Labor in General Medicine: An Economic Explanation for the Emergence of Hospitalists in the United States

w16032 Nicholas Bloom
Carol Propper
Stephan Seiler
John Van Reenen

The Impact of Competition on Management Quality: Evidence from Public Hospitals

w16030 David M. Cutler
Where Are The Health Care Entrepreneurs? The Failure of Organizational Innovation in Health Care

w16026 Dalton Conley
Emily Rauscher

Genetic Interactions with Prenatal Social Environment: Effects on Academic and Behavioral Outcomes

w16014 Mark Trusheim
Murray L. Aitken
Ernst R. Berndt

Characterizing Markets for Biopharmaceutical Innovations: Do Biologics Differ from Small Molecules?

w16013 Damon Clark
Heather Royer

The Effect of Education on Adult Health and Mortality: Evidence from Britain

w16012 Jonathan T. Kolstad
Amanda E. Kowalski

The Impact of Health Care Reform On Hospital and Preventive Care: Evidence from Massachusetts

w16011 Robert Kaestner
Nasreen Khan

Medicare Part D and its Effect on the Use of Prescription Drugs, Use of Other Health Care Services and Health of the Elderly

w15969 Dhaval Dave
Henry Saffer

The Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Prices and Demand

w15953 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Binge Drinking and Risky Sex among College Students

w15942 Philip DeCicca
Donald S. Kenkel
Feng Liu

Who Pays Cigarette Taxes? The Impact of Consumer Price Search

w15941 Philip DeCicca
Donald S. Kenkel
Feng Liu

Excise Tax Avoidance: The Case of State Cigarette Taxes

w15895 Melissa P. McInerney
Kosali I. Simon

The Effect of State Workers' Compensation Program Changes on the Use of Federal Social Security Disability Insurance

w15880 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Has medical innovation reduced cancer mortality?

w15875 Bernard Harris
Roderick Floud
Robert W. Fogel
Sok Chul Hong

Diet, Health and Work Intensity in England and Wales, 1700-1914

w15872 C. Kirabo Jackson
Emily Greene Owens

One for the Road: Public Transportation, Alcohol Consumption, and Intoxicated Driving

w15864 Shu Wen Ng
Edward C. Norton
David K. Guilkey
Barry M. Popkin

Estimation of a Dynamic Model of Weight

w15858 Richard Frank
Thomas G. McGuire

Mental Health Treatment and Criminal Justice Outcomes

w15855 Jonathan Gruber
Samuel A. Kleiner

Do Strikes Kill? Evidence from New York State

w15849 Christopher Carpenter
Sabina Postolek
Casey Warman

Public-Place Smoking Laws and Exposure to Environmental Tobacco Smoke (ETS)

w15841 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
The Effect of Malpractice Liability on the Specialty of Obstetrics and Gynecology

w15840 Anna Aizer
Laura Stroud

Education, Knowledge and the Evolution of Disparities in Health

w15828 Christopher Carpenter
Carlos Dobkin

Alcohol Regulation and Crime

w15827 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie

Human Capital Development Before Age Five

w15823 Michael Anderson
Carlos Dobkin
Tal Gross

The Effect of Health Insurance Coverage on the Use of Medical Services

w15813 Philippe Aghion
Peter Howitt
Fabrice Murtin

The Relationship Between Health and Growth: When Lucas Meets Nelson-Phelps

w15811 Richard V. Burkhauser
Kosali I. Simon

Measuring the Impact of Health Insurance on Levels and Trends in Inequality

w15798 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie
Emilia Simeonova

Public vs. Private Provision of Charity Care? Evidence from the Expiration of Hill-Burton Requirements in Florida

w15781 Deliana Kostova
Hana Ross
Evan Blecher
Sara Markowitz

Prices and Cigarette Demand: Evidence from Youth Tobacco Use in Developing Countries

w15778 Ryan D. Edwards
Health, Income, and the Timing of Education Among Military Retirees

w15766 Jonathan Gruber
The Tax Exclusion for Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance

w15755 Paul M. Romer
Which Parts of Globalization Matter for Catch-up Growth?

w15752 Byung-Kwang Yoo
Megumi Kasajima
Jay Bhattacharya

Public Avoidance and the Epidemiology of novel H1N1 Influenza A

w15737 Xin Xu
Robert Kaestner

The Business Cycle and Health Behaviors

w15723 Joseph P. Cook
Graeme Hunter
John A. Vernon

Generic Utilization Rates, Real Pharmaceutical Prices, and Research and Development Expenditures

w15720 Yang Lu
Dana Goldman

The Effects of Relative Food Prices on Obesity — Evidence from China: 1991-2006

w15691 William Encinosa
Didem Bernard
Avi Dor

Does Prescription Drug Adherence Reduce Hospitalizations and Costs?

w15689 Kristian Bolin
Daniel Hedblom
Anna Lindgren
Bjorn Lindgren

Asymmetric Information and the Demand for Voluntary Health Insurance in Europe

w15687 Leemore Dafny
Katherine Ho
Mauricio Varela

Let them Have Choice: Gains from Shifting Away from Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance and Toward an Individual Exchange

w15678 David M. Cutler
Fabian Lange
Ellen Meara
Seth Richards
Christopher J. Ruhm

Explaining the Rise in Educational Gradients in Mortality

w15648 Bryan Bollinger
Phillip Leslie
Alan Sorensen

Calorie Posting in Chain Restaurants

w15640 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

The Long Reach of Childhood Health and Circumstance: Evidence from the Whitehall II Study

w15637 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

Causes and Consequences of Early Life Health

w15633 Anirban Basu
Tomas J. Philipson

The Impact of Comparative Effectiveness Research on Health and Health Care Spending


2009
w15603 Tomas J. Philipson
Eric C. Sun
Dana Goldman

The Effects of Product Liability Exemption in the Presence of the FDA

w15589 Hilary W. Hoynes
Marianne E. Page
Ann Huff Stevens

Is a WIC Start a Better Start? Evaluating WIC’s Impact on Infant Health Using Program Introduction

w15574 Eric C. Sun
Anupam B. Jena
Darius N. Lakdawalla
Carolina M. Reyes
Tomas J. Philipson
Dana P. Goldman

An Economic Evaluation of the War on Cancer

w15539 Daniel L. Millimet
Rusty Tchernis

Estimation of Treatment Effects Without an Exclusion Restriction: with an Application to the Analysis of the School Breakfast Program

w15535 Richard T. Boylan
Naci H. Mocan

Intended and Unintended Consequences of Prison Reform

w15517 Till Bärnighausen
David E. Bloom
Salal Humair

A Mathematical Model for Estimating the Number of Health Workers Required for Universal Antiretroviral Treatment

w15485 David O. Meltzer
Zhuo Chen

The Impact of Minimum Wage Rates on Body Weight in the United States

w15468 Margaret Kyle
Anita McGahan

Investments in Pharmaceuticals Before and After TRIPS

w15456 Grant Miller
Diana M. Pinto
Marcos Vera-Hernández

Risk Protection, Service Use, and Health Outcomes Under Colombia’s Health Insurance Program for the Poor

w15439 Robert Kaestner
Benjamin Yarnoff

Long Term Effects of Minimum Legal Drinking Age Laws on Adult Alcohol Use and Driving Fatalities

w15436 Zhenxiang Zhao
Robert Kaestner

Effects of Urban Sprawl on Obesity

w15434 Leemore Dafny
Mark Duggan
Subramaniam Ramanarayanan

Paying a Premium on Your Premium? Consolidation in the U.S. Health Insurance Industry

w15422 W. Kip Viscusi
Joni Hersch

Tobacco Regulation through Litigation: The Master Settlement Agreement

w15413 Janet Currie
W. Reed Walker

Traffic Congestion and Infant Health: Evidence from E-ZPass

w15412 Daniel Carvell
Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Accidental Death and the Rule of Joint and Several Liability

w15410 Jean Marie Abraham
Thomas DeLeire
Anne Beeson Royalty

Moral Hazard Matters: Measuring Relative Rates of Underinsurance Using Threshold Measures

w15392 Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

Regulation of private health insurance markets: Lessons from enrollment, plan type choice, and adverse selection in Medicare Part D

w15383 Darius N. Lakdawalla
Seth A. Seabury

The Welfare Effects of Medical Malpractice Liability

w15371 Ronen Avraham
Leemore S. Dafny
Max M. Schanzenbach

The Impact of Tort Reform on Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Premiums

w15364 Beomsoo Kim
Christopher J. Ruhm

Inheritances, Health and Death

w15330 Darius Lakdawalla
Wesley Yin

Insurer Bargaining and Negotiated Drug Prices in Medicare Part D

w15326 Emily Oster
Ira Shoulson
Kimberly Quaid
E. Ray Dorsey

Genetic Adverse Selection: Evidence from Long-Term Care Insurance and Huntington Disease

w15316 David M. Cutler
Ellen Meara
Seth Richards

Induced Innovation and Social Inequality: Evidence from Infant Medical Care

w15314 Richard G. Frank
Ellen Meara

The Effect of Maternal Depression and Substance Abuse on Child Human Capital Development

w15311 William N. Evans
Timothy J. Moore

The Short-Term Mortality Consequences of Income Receipt

w15310 William N. Evans
Timothy J. Moore

Liquidity, Activity, Mortality

w15309 William N. Evans
Craig L. Garthwaite

Estimating Heterogeneity in the Benefits of Medical Treatment Intensity

w15307 Motohiro Yogo
Portfolio Choice in Retirement: Health Risk and the Demand for Annuities, Housing, and Risky Assets

w15288 Shripad Tuljapurkar
Ryan D. Edwards

Variance in Death and Its Implications for Modeling and Forecasting Mortality

w15277 Daniel S. Hamermesh
Grazing, Goods and Girth: Determinants and Effects

w15271 Angus S. Deaton
Aging, religion, and health

w15256 Jason M. Fletcher
Jody L. Sindelar

Estimating Causal Effects of Early Occupational Choice on Later Health: Evidence Using the PSID

w15245 Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest

Work Disability, Work, and Justification Bias in Europe and the U.S.

w15235 Pierre-Carl Michaud
Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Adam Gailey
Yuhui Zheng

International Differences in Longevity and Health and their Economic Consequences

w15232 Padmaja Ayyagari
Jody L. Sindelar

The Impact of Job Stress on Smoking and Quitting: Evidence from the HRS

w15231 Pierre-Carl Michaud
Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Yuhui Zheng
Adam Gailey

Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health

w15229 Marianne P. Bitler
Christopher Carpenter
Madeline Zavodny

Effects of Venue-Specific State Clean Indoor Air Laws on Smoking-Related Outcomes

w15214 David M. Cutler
Robert S. Huckman
Jonathan T. Kolstad

Input Constraints and the Efficiency of Entry: Lessons from Cardiac Surgery

w15213 Samuel H. Preston
Jessica Y. Ho

Low Life Expectancy in the United States: Is the Health Care System at Fault?

w15203 Yu-Chu Shen
Jeremy Arkes
Boon Wah Kwan
Lai Yee Tan
Thomas V. Williams

The Effect of OEF/OIF Deployment Intensity on the Rate of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder Among Active Duty Population

w15191 Partha Deb
Pravin K. Trivedi
David M. Zimmer

Dynamic Cost-offsets of Prescription Drug Expenditures: Panel Data Analysis Using a Copula-based Hurdle Model

w15174 Claudio Lucarelli
Sean Nicholson

A Quality-Adjusted Price Index for Colorectal Cancer Drugs

w15168 Till Bärnighausen
David E. Bloom

Changing Research Perspectives on the Global Health Workforce

w15164 David M. Cutler
Bryan Lincoln
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Selection Stories: Understanding Movement Across Health Plans

w15163 Jay Bhattacharya
Kate Bundorf
Noemi Pace
Neeraj Sood

Does Health Insurance Make You Fat?

w15148 Jason M. Fletcher
Steven F. Lehrer

Using Genetic Lotteries within Families to Examine the Causal Impact of Poor Health on Academic Achievement

w15146 Margaret E. Blume-Kohout
Krishna B. Kumar
Neeraj Sood

Federal Life Sciences Funding and University R&D

w15140 Marc T. Law
Zeynep K. Hansen

Medical Licensing Board Characteristics and Physician Discipline: An Empirical Analysis

w15137 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Günther Fink

Disease and Development Revisited

w15134 Yaa Akosa Antwi
Martin Gaynor
William B. Vogt

A Bargain at Twice the Price? California Hospital Prices in the New Millennium

w15130 Jason M. Fletcher
Partha Deb
Jody L. Sindelar

Tobacco Use, Taxation and Self Control in Adolescence

w15124 Padmaja Ayyagari
Partha Deb
Jason Fletcher
William T. Gallo
Jody L. Sindelar

Sin Taxes: Do Heterogeneous Responses Undercut Their Value?

w15122 Partha Deb
William T. Gallo
Padmaja Ayyagari
Jason M. Fletcher
Jody L. Sindelar

Job Loss: Eat, drink and try to be merry?

w15121 Jason M. Fletcher
Jody L. Sindelar
Shintaro Yamaguchi

Cumulative Effects of Job Characteristics on Health

w15114 Phillip B. Levine
Robin McKnight
Samantha Heep

Public Policy, Health Insurance and the Transition to Adulthood

w15106 Anthony T. Lo Sasso
Lorens A. Helmchen
Robert Kaestner

The Effects of Consumer-Directed Health Plans on Health Care Spending

w15105 Dalton Conley
Jennifer A. Heerwig

The Long-Term Effects of Military Conscription on Mortality: Estimates from the Vietnam-era Draft Lottery

w15101 Naci H. Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Obesity, Self-esteem and Wages

w15096 Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Yuhui Zheng

Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight

w15090 Angus S. Deaton
Raksha Arora

Life at the top: the benefits of height

w15089 Seema Jayachandran
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Kimberly V. Smith

Modern Medicine and the 20th Century Decline in Mortality: Evidence on the Impact of Sulfa Drugs

w15085 Amanda E. Kowalski
Censored Quantile Instrumental Variable Estimates of the Price Elasticity of Expenditure on Medical Care

w15078 Kenneth Y. Chay
Jonathan Guryan
Bhashkar Mazumder

Birth Cohort and the Black-White Achievement Gap: The Roles of Access and Health Soon After Birth

w15068 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Quality of Medical Care, Behavioral Risk Factors, and Longevity Growth

w15056 Katherine Ho
Matthew Neidell

Equilibrium effects of public goods: The impact of community water fluoridation on dentists

w15046 Lisa M. Powell
Frank J. Chaloupka

Economic Contextual Factors and Child Body Mass Index

w15041 Seema Jayachandran
Ilyana Kuziemko

Why Do Mothers Breastfeed Girls Less Than Boys? Evidence and Implications for Child Health in India

w15039 Melayne M. McInnes
Judith A. Shinogle

Physical Activity: Economic and Policy Factors

w15032 Anupam Jena
Tomas Philipson

Endogenous Cost-Effectiveness Analysis in Health Care Technology Adoption

w15027 Euna Han
Edward C. Norton
Lisa M. Powell

Direct and Indirect Effects of Teenage Body Weight on Adult Wages

w15007 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies and Childhood Obesity

w15005 Richard V. Burkhauser
John Cawley
Maximilian D. Schmeiser

Differences in the U.S. Trends in the Prevalence of Obesity Based on Body Mass Index and Skinfold Thickness

w15000 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

The Impact of the AIDS Pandemic on Health Services in Africa: Evidence from Demographic and Health Surveys

w14995 Jeffrey E. Harris
Sandra G. Sosa-Rubi

Impact of "Seguro Popular" on Prenatal Visits in Mexico, 2002-2005: Latent Class Model of Count Data with a Discrete Endogenous Variable

w14994 Robert Kaestner
Michael Grossman
Benjamin Yarnoff

Effects of Weight on Adolescent Educational Attainment

w14989 Robert Sandy
Gilbert Liu
John Ottensmann
Rusty Tchernis
Jeffrey Wilson
O.T. Ford

Studying the Child Obesity Epidemic With Natural Experiments

w14988 Neeraj Kaushal
Qin Gao

Food Stamp Program and Consumption Choices

w14987 John Cawley
Joshua A. Price

Outcomes in a Program that Offers Financial Rewards for Weight Loss

w14985 Bisakha Sen
Stephen Mennemeyer
Lisa C. Gary

The Relationship Between Neighborhood Quality and Obesity Among Children

w14984 Christian A. Gregory
Christopher J. Ruhm

Where Does the Wage Penalty Bite?

w14977 Nikhil Agarwal
Chanont Banternghansa
Linda Bui

Toxic Exposure in America: Estimating Fetal and Infant Health Outcomes

w14970 Adrian Stoian
Price V. Fishback

Welfare Spending and Mortality Rates for the Elderly Before the Social Security Era

w14964 Steven J. Atlas
Jonathan S. Skinner

Education and the Prevalence of Pain

w14939 Enrico Moretti
Matthew Neidell

Pollution, Health, and Avoidance Behavior: Evidence from the Ports of Los Angeles

w14932 Joseph Golec
John Vernon

What's the "Interest" in FDA Drug Advisory Committee Conflicts of Interest?

w14924 Robert Kaestner
Adolescent Cognitive and Non-cognitive Correlates of Adult Health

w14917 Xin Meng
Nancy Qian

The Long Term Consequences of Famine on Survivors: Evidence from a Unique Natural Experiment using China's Great Famine

w14886 Kathleen J. Mullen
Richard G. Frank
Meredith B. Rosenthal

Can You Get What You Pay For? Pay-For-Performance and the Quality of Healthcare Providers

w14865 Jonathan Skinner
Douglas Staiger

Technology Diffusion and Productivity Growth in Health Care

w14839 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Alan C. Monheit

Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance and the Promise of Health Insurance Reform

w14828 Emily Oster
Rebecca Thornton

Determinants of Technology Adoption: Private Value and Peer Effects in Menstrual Cup Take-Up

w14823 Ajay Mahal
Brendan O'Flaherty
David E. Bloom

Needle Sharing and HIV Transmission: A Model with Markets and Purposive Behavior

w14811 Gabriel Aranovich
Jay Bhattacharya
Alan M. Garber
Thomas E. MaCurdy

Coping with Chronic Disease? Chronic Disease and Disability in Elderly American Population 1982-1999

w14790 Kanaka D. Shetty
Thomas DeLeire
Chapin White
Jayanta Bhattacharya

Changes in U.S. Hospitalization and Mortality Rates Following Smoking Bans

w14781 Joshua D. Angrist
Stacey H. Chen
Brigham R. Frandsen

Did Vietnam Veterans Get Sicker in the 1990s? The Complicated Effects of Military Service on Self-Reported Health

w14759 Jason T. Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

Choice Inconsistencies Among the Elderly: Evidence from Plan Choice in the Medicare Part D Program

w14744 Daron Acemoglu
Amy Finkelstein
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Income and Health Spending: Evidence from Oil Price Shocks

w14721 Janet Currie
Stefano DellaVigna
Enrico Moretti
Vikram Pathania

The Effect of Fast Food Restaurants on Obesity and Weight Gain

w14718 Kyna Fong
Michael Schwarz

Towards an Efficient Mechanism for Prescription Drug Procurement

w14707 Pascaline Dupas
Do Teenagers Respond to HIV Risk Information? Evidence from a Field Experiment in Kenya

w14692 Helen Levy
David Weir

Take-Up of Medicare Part D: Results from the Health and Retirement Study

w14675 Martha J. Bailey
"Momma's Got the Pill": How Anthony Comstock and Griswold v. Connecticut Shaped U.S. Childbearing

w14671 Phillip B. Levine
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

The Impact of Children's Public Health Insurance Expansions on Educational Outcomes

w14653 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones

Life Expectancy and Old Age Savings

w14637 Angus Deaton
Jane Fortson
Robert Tortora

Life (evaluation), HIV/AIDS, and Death in Africa

w14635 John Komlos
Recent Trends in Height by Gender and Ethnicity in the US in Relation to Levels of Income

w14634 Guy David
Sara Markowitz
Seth Richards

The Effects of Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion on Adverse Drug Events and Regulation


2008
w14624 Kevin Milligan
Mark Stabile

Do Child Tax Benefits Affect the Wellbeing of Children? Evidence from Canadian Child Benefit Expansions

w14619 Dana Goldman
John A. Romley

Hospitals As Hotels: The Role of Patient Amenities in Hospital Demand

w14591 Dhaval M. Dave
Sandra Decker
Robert Kaestner
Kosali I. Simon

Re-examining the Effects of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women

w14572 Leemore Dafny
Are Health Insurance Markets Competitive?

w14568 Sherry A. Glied
Ashwin Prabhu
Norman H. Edelman

The Cost of Primary Care Doctors

w14567 Vincenzo Atella
Jay Bhattacharya
Lorenzo Carbonari

Pharmaceutical Industry, Drug Quality and Regulation: Evidence from US and Italy

w14545 Sherry A. Glied
Mandates and the Affordability of Health Care

w14524 Resul Cesur
Inas Rashad

High Birth Weight and Cognitive Outcomes

w14522 Douglas Almond
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
Amanda E. Kowalski
Heidi Williams

Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from At-Risk Newborns

w14513 John Mullahy
Stephanie A. Robert

No Time to Lose? Time Constraints and Physical Activity

w14512 Kohei Enami
John Mullahy

Tobit at Fifty: A Brief History of Tobin's Remarkable Estimator, of Related Empirical Methods, and of Limited Dependent Variable Econometrics in Health Economics

w14502 Pascal Courty
Gerald R. Marschke

On the Sorting of Physicians across Medical Occupations

w14482 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile
Phongsack Manivong
Leslie L. Roos

Child Health and Young Adult Outcomes

w14474 Chris M. Herbst
Erdal Tekin

Child Care Subsidies and Child Development

w14471 Dhaval M. Dave
Swati Mukerjee

Mental Health Parity Legislation, Cost-Sharing and Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions

w14469 Bryan S. Graham
James Powell

Identification and Estimation of 'Irregular' Correlated Random Coefficient Models

w14455 Randall D. Cebul
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor
Mark E. Votruba

Unhealthy Insurance Markets: Search Frictions and the Cost and Quality of Health Insurance

w14449 Quamrul H. Ashraf
Ashley Lester
David N. Weil

When Does Improving Health Raise GDP?

w14435 Tracy A. Falba
William T. Gallo
Jody L. Sindelar

Work Expectations, Realizations, and Depression in Older Workers

w14428 Douglas Almond
Bhashkar Mazumder

Health Capital and the Prenatal Environment: The Effect of Maternal Fasting During Pregnancy

w14414 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Mark R. Cullen

Estimating Welfare in Insurance Markets Using Variation in Prices

w14413 Anirban Basu
Wesley Yin
G. Caleb Alexander

The impact of Medicare Part D on Medicare-Medicaid Dual-eligible Beneficiaries' Prescription Utilization and Expenditures

w14371 Mark Duggan
Randi Hjalmarsson
Brian A. Jacob

The Effect of Gun Shows on Gun-Related Deaths: Evidence from California and Texas

w14365 Shanti Gamper-Rabindran
Shakeeb Khan
Christopher Timmins

The Impact of Piped Water Provision on Infant Mortality in Brazil: A Quantile Panel Data Approach

w14361 Robert W. Fogel
Forecasting the Cost of U.S. Health Care in 2040

w14354 Anna Aizer
Peer Effects and Human Capital Accumulation: the Externalities of ADD

w14352 Janet Currie
Johannes F. Schmieder

Fetal Exposure to Toxic Releases and Infant Health

w14350 Hai Fang
Nolan H. Miller
John A. Rizzo
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Demanding Customers: Consumerist Patients and Quality of Care

w14337 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald
Bert Van Landeghem

Imitative Obesity and Relative Utility

w14333 David M. Cutler
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Tom Vogl

Socioeconomic Status and Health: Dimensions and Mechanisms

w14330 Jeffrey Liebman
Richard Zeckhauser

Simple Humans, Complex Insurance, Subtle Subsidies

w14326 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Kosali Simon

Medicare Part D's Effects on Elderly Drug Costs and Utilization

w14318 David G. Blanchflower
International evidence on well-being

w14309 John F. Cogan
R. Glenn Hubbard
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effect of Medicare Coverage for the Disabled on the Market for Private Insurance

w14306 Douglas Almond
Hilary W. Hoynes
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Inside the War on Poverty: The Impact of Food Stamps on Birth Outcomes

w14297 Daniel L. Millimet
Rusty Tchernis
Muna Husain

School Nutrition Programs and the Incidence of Childhood Obesity

w14296 Claudio Lucarelli
Jeffrey Prince
Kosali Simon

The Welfare Impact of Reducing Choice in Medicare Part D: A Comparison of Two Regulation Strategies

w14257 Alan M. Garber
Jonathan Skinner

Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient?

w14271 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell

Days of Haze: Environmental Information Disclosure and Intertemporal Avoidance Behavior

w14270 Christopher F. Chabris
David Laibson
Carrie L. Morris
Jonathon P. Schuldt
Dmitry Taubinsky

Individual Laboratory-Measured Discount Rates Predict Field Behavior

w14256 Yu-Chu Shen
Karen Eggleston

The Effect of Soft Budget Constraints on Access and Quality in Hospital Care

w14252 Pradeep Chintadunta
Renna Jiang
Ginger Z. Jin

Information, Learning, and Drug Diffusion: the Case of Cox-2 Inhibitors

w14248 Chinhui Juhn
Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
Belgi Turan

HIV and Fertility in Africa: First Evidence from Population Based Surveys

w14224 Jeremy Arkes
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Susan M. Paddock
Jonathan P. Caulkins
Peter Reuter

Why the DEA STRIDE Data are Still Useful for Understanding Drug Markets

w14212 Randall D. Cebul
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor
Mark Votruba

Organizational Fragmentation and Care Quality in the U.S. Health Care System

w14209 Matthew J. Neidell
Information, Avoidance Behavior, and Health: The Effect of Ozone on Asthma Hospitalizations

w14196 Janet Currie
Matthew J. Neidell
Johannes Schmieder

Air Pollution and Infant Health: Lessons from New Jersey

w14174 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
Steven M. Ewer
Todd H. Wagner

Returns to Physician Human Capital: Analyzing Patients Randomized to Physician Teams

w14173 Janet Currie
Sandra Decker
Wanchuan Lin

Has Public Health Insurance for Older Children Reduced Disparities in Access to Care and Health Outcomes?

w14159 James B. Rebitzer
Mari Rege
Christopher Shepard

Influence, Information Overload, and Information Technology in Health Care

w14157 Anupam Jena
Casey Mulligan
Tomas J. Philipson
Eric Sun

The Value of Life in General Equilibrium

w14153 M. Kate Bundorf
Jonathan D. Levin
Neale Mahoney

Pricing and Welfare in Health Plan Choice

w14130 David Y. Albouy
The Colonial Origins of Comparative Development: An Investigation of the Settler Mortality Data

w14125 Ellen Meara
Meredith Rosenthal
Anna Sinaiko
Katherine Baicker

State and Federal Approaches to Health Reform: What Works for the Working Poor?

w14118 Tara Watson
Angela Fertig

Minimum Drinking Age Laws and Infant Health Outcomes

w14104 John Cawley
John R. Moran
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of Income on the Weight of Elderly Americans

w14102 Daniel F. McCaffrey
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Bing Han
Phyllis Ellickson

Marijuana Use and High School Dropout: The Influence of Unobservables

w14096 Kristian Bolin
Anna Lindgren
Bjorn Lindgren
Petter Lundborg

Utilisation of Physician Services in the 50+ Population. The Relative Importance of Individual versus Institutional Factors in 10 European Countries

w14095 Mark Pauly
Fredric E. Blavin
Sudha Meghan

Is There a Market for Voluntary Health Insurance in Developing Countries?

w14093 Ryan D. Edwards
The Cost of Uncertain Life Span

w14089 Amy Finkelstein
Erzo F.P. Luttmer
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Good Is Wealth Without Health? The Effect of Health on the Marginal Utility of Consumption

w14086 Anirban Basu
Daniel Polsky
Willard G. Manning

Use of Propensity Scores in Non-Linear Response Models: The Case for Health Care Expenditures

w14070 Andrew Epstein
Jonathan D. Ketcham
Sean Nicholson

Professional Partnerships and Matching in Obstetrics

w14053 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Health, Stress, and Social Networks: Evidence from Union Army Veterans

w14042 Philip DeCicca
Donald S. Kenkel
Alan D. Mathios

Cigarette Taxes and the Transition from Youth to Adult Smoking: Smoking Initiation, Cessation, and Participation

w14041 Patricia M. Danzon
Andrew J. Epstein

Effects of Regulation on Drug Launch and Pricing in Interdependent Markets

w14037 Trevon D. Logan
Health, Human Capital, and African American Migration Before 1910

w14031 Sharon L. Maccini
Dean Yang

Under the Weather: Health, Schooling, and Economic Consequences of Early-Life Rainfall

w14011 Seema Jayachandran
Air Quality and Early-Life Mortality: Evidence from Indonesia's Wildfires

w14010 Tomas Philipson
Richard Posner

Is the Obesity Epidemic a Public Health Problem? A Decade of Research on the Economics of Obesity

w13997 John Cawley
C. Katharina Spiess

Obesity and Skill Attainment in Early Childhood

w14009 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Gautier Duflos

Pharmaceutical innovation and the longevity of Australians: a first look

w14008 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Have Newer Cardiovascular Drugs Reduced Hospitalization? Evidence From Longitudinal Country-Level Data on 20 OECD Countries, 1995-2003

w14007 Anne Case
Christina Paxson
Mahnaz Islam

Making Sense of the Labor Market Height Premium: Evidence From the British Household Panel Survey

w13987 Janet Currie
Healthy, Wealthy, and Wise: Socioeconomic Status, Poor Health in Childhood, and Human Capital Development

w13947 Seema Jayachandran
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Life Expectancy and Human Capital Investments: Evidence From Maternal Mortality Declines

w13917 Mark Duggan
Fiona Scott Morton

The Effect of Medicare Part D on Pharmaceutical Prices and Utilization

w13898 John Komlos
Ariane Breitfelder
Marco Sunder

The Transition to Post-industrial BMI Values Among US Children

w13888 M. Kate Bundorf
Natalie Chun
Gopi Shah Goda
Daniel P. Kessler

Do Markets Respond to Quality Information? The Case of Fertility Clinics

w13885 Sherry A. Glied
Universal Public Health Insurance and Private Coverage: Externalities in Health Care Consumption

w13881 Sherry A. Glied
Health Care Financing, Efficiency, and Equity

w13879 Sherry Glied
Matthew Neidell

The Economic Value of Teeth

w13877 Douglas Almond
Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.

After Midnight: A Regression Discontinuity Design in Length of Postpartum Hospital Stays

w13875 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Lisa M. Shickle
Nicholas Farrell

Differences in Breast Cancer Diagnosis and Treatment:Experiences of Insured and Uninsured Patients in a Safety Net Setting

w13865 Jay Bhattacharya
Adam Isen

On Inferring Demand for Health Care in the Presence of Anchoring, Acquiescence, and Selection Biases

w13863 Jay Bhattacharya
Mikko Packalen

The Other Ex-Ante Moral Hazard in Health

w13862 Jay Bhattacharya
Mikko Packalen

Is Medicine an Ivory Tower? Induced Innovation, Technological Opportunity, and For-Profit vs. Non-Profit Innovation

w13857 Margaret E. Blume-Kohout
Neeraj Sood

The Impact of Medicare Part D on Pharmaceutical R&D

w13838 Erica M. Field
Omar Robles
Máximo Torero

The Cognitive Link Between Geography and Development: Iodine Deficiency and Schooling Attainment in Tanzania

w13817 Richard Frank
Karine Lamiraud

Choice, Price Competition and Complexity in Markets for Health Insurance

w13773 Anna Aizer
Neighborhood Violence and Urban Youth

w13785 Radha Iyengar
Lindsay Sabik
Cindy Southworth
Sarah Tucker
Cynthia Fraser

50,000 People a Day: The Use of Federally Funded Services for Intimate Partner Violence

w13776 Emma Hall
Carol Propper
John Van Reenen

Can pay regulation kill? Panel data evidence on the effect of labor markets on hospital performance

w13775 Yu-Chu Shen
Vivian Wu
Glenn Melnick

The Changing Effect of HMO Market Structure: An Analysis of Penetration, Concentration, and Ownership Between 1994-2005

w13767 John F. Cogan
R. Glenn Hubbard
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effect of Tax Preferences on Health Spending

w13764 Robert Kaestner
Michael Grossman

Effects of Weight on Children's Educational Achievement

w13758 Jonathan Gruber
Covering the Uninsured in the U.S.

w13747 Michael Chernew
Philip DeCicca
Robert Town

Managed Care and Medical Expenditures of Medicare Beneficiaries

w13746 David M. Cutler
Amy Finkelstein
Kathleen McGarry

Preference Heterogeneity and Insurance Markets: Explaining a Puzzle of Insurance

w13730 John A. Romley
Dana Goldman

How Costly Is Hospital Quality? A Revealed-Preference Approach

w13722 Mary F. Evans
V. Kerry Smith

Complementarity and the Measurement of Individual Risk Tradeoffs: Accounting for Quantity and Quality of Life Effects


2007
w13715 Jody L. Sindelar
Jason Fletcher
Tracy Falba
Patricia Keenan
William T. Gallo

Impact of First Occupation on Health at Older Ages

w13683 Abhijit V. Banerjee
Esther Duflo

Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day

w13664 Awash Teklehaimanot
Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Scaling Up Malaria Control in Africa: An Economic and Epidemiological Assessment

w13649 Ashlesha Datar
Arkadipta Ghosh
Neeraj Sood

Mortality Risks, Health Endowments, and Parental Investments in Infancy: Evidence from Rural India

w13627 Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter

Mind the Gap! Consumer Perceptions and Choices of Medicare Part D Prescription Drug Plans

w13626 Daniel Sullivan
Till von Wachter

Mortality, Mass-Layoffs, and Career Outcomes: An Analysis using Administrative Data

w13610 Emily Oster
Routes of Infection: Exports and HIV Incidence in Sub-Saharan Africa

w13668 David Card
Carlos Dobkin
Nicole Maestas

Does Medicare Save Lives?

w13604 Joseph H. Golec
John A. Vernon

Financial Risk in the Biotechnology Industry

w13600 John Cawley
Feng Liu

Maternal Employment and Childhood Obesity: A Search for Mechanisms in Time Use Data

w13599 W. Kip Viscusi
Joni Hersch

The Mortality Cost to Smokers

w13595 Roy Wada
Erdal Tekin

Body Composition and Wages

w13585 Jonathan Gruber
David Rodriguez

How Much Uncompensated Care do Doctors Provide?

w13578 Richard V. Burkhauser
Kosali I. Simon

Who Gets What from Employer Pay or Play Mandates?

w13561 Tomas J. Philipson
Eric Sun

Is the Food and Drug Administration Safe and Effective?

w13541 Anne Case
Alicia Menendez

Sex Differences in Obesity Rates in Poor Countries: Evidence from South Africa

w13539 David Cutler
Winnie Fung
Michael Kremer
Monica Singhal
Tom Vogl

Mosquitoes: The Long-term Effects of Malaria Eradication in India

w13536 Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest
James Banks

Labor Market Status and Transitions during the Pre-Retirement Years: Learning from International Differences

w13528 Katherine Baicker
Helen Levy

Employer Health Insurance Mandates and the Risk of Unemployment

w13519 Brian Jacob
Lars Lefgren

The Impact of Research Grant Funding on Scientific Productivity

w13501 Darius Lakdawalla
Neeraj Sood

The Welfare Effects of Public Drug Insurance

w13498 Sandra G. Sosa-Rubi
Omar Galarraga
Jeffrey E. Harris

Heterogeneous Impact of the "Seguro Popular" Program on the Utilization of Obstetrical Services in Mexico, 2001-2006: A Multinomial Probit Model with a Discrete Endogenous Variable

w13495 Anne Case
Diana Lee
Christina Paxson

The Income Gradient in Children's Health: A Comment on Currie, Shields and Wheatley Price

w13494 Anna Aizer
Wages, Violence and Health in the Household

w13493 Jonathan C. Javitt
James B. Rebitzer
Lonny Reisman

Information Technology and Medical Missteps: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

w13488 Alan C. Monheit
Jessica P. Vistnes
Jeannette A. Rogowski

Overweight in Adolescents: Implications for Health Expenditures

w13482 Dhaval Dave
Henry Saffer

Risk Tolerance and Alcohol Demand Among Adults and Older Adults

w13479 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Diane Whitmore Schanzenbach

Childhood Disadvantage and Obesity: Is Nurture Trumping Nature?

w13478 David M. Cutler
The Lifetime Costs and Benefits of Medical Technology

w13477 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser

Social Interactions and Smoking

w13474 Jason Fletcher
Barbara L. Wolfe

Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of ADHD Revisited

w13466 Shin-Yi Chou
Jin-Tan Liu
Michael Grossman
Theodore J. Joyce

Parental Education and Child Health: Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Taiwan

w13461 Alex Y. Chen
José Escarce

Family Structure and the Treatment of Childhood Asthma

w13460 Carole Roan Gresenz
Jeannette Rogowski
José J. Escarce

Social Networks and Access to Health Care Among Mexican-Americans

w13445 Richard G. Frank
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Custom Made Versus Ready to Wear Treatments; Behavioral Propensities in Physician's Choices

w13441 Andrew D. Racine
Cristina Yunzal-Butler

Reassessing the WIC Effect: Evidence from the Pregnancy Nutrition Surveillance System

w13429 June E. O'Neill
Dave M. O'Neill

Health Status, Health Care and Inequality: Canada vs. the U.S.

w13415 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Beau Kilmer
Michael Grossman
Frank J. Chaloupka

Risks and Prices: The Role of User Sanctions in Marijuana Markets

w13411 Joshua D. Angrist
Stacey H. Chen

Long-term consequences of vietnam-era conscription: schooling, experience, and earnings

w13408 Christopher S. Carpenter
Mark Stehr

The Effects of Mandatory Seatbelt Laws on Seatbelt Use, Motor Vehicle Fatalities, and Crash-Related Injuries among Youths

w13407 Pinka Chatterji
Ellen Meara

Consequences of Eliminating Federal Disability Benefits for Substance Abusers

t0343 Jay Bhattacharya
William B. Vogt

Do Instrumental Variables Belong in Propensity Scores?

w13396 Till Bärnighausen
David E. Bloom

"Conditional scholarships" for HIV/AIDS Health Workers: Educating and Retaining the Workforce to Provide Antiretroviral Treatment in Sub-Saharan Africa

w13386 MaryBeth Walker
Erdal Tekin
Sally Wallace

Teen Smoking and Birth Outcomes

w13384 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Hongbin Li
Junsen Zhang

Long-Term Effects Of The 1959-1961 China Famine: Mainland China and Hong Kong

w13374 Christopher Carpenter
Carlos Dobkin

The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on Mortality: Regression Discontinuity Evidence from the Minimum Drinking Age

w13371 Hanming Fang
Alessandro Gavazza

Dynamic Inefficiencies in Employment-Based Health Insurance System Theory and Evidence

w13347 Douglas Almond
Lena Edlund
Mårten Palme

Chernobyl's Subclinical Legacy: Prenatal Exposure to Radioactive Fallout and School Outcomes in Sweden

w13333 Gary Becker
Kevin Murphy
Tomas Philipson

The Value of Life Near its End and Terminal Care

w13324 John Komlos
Ariane Breitfelder

The height of US-born non-Hispanic children and adolescents ages 2-19, born 1942-2002 in the NHANES Samples

w13317 Angus Deaton
Income, Aging, Health and Wellbeing Around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll

w13312 Charles F. Manski
Adaptive Minimax-Regret Treatment Choice, With Application To Drug Approval

w13304 Mary Beth Landrum
Kate A. Stewart
David M. Cutler

Clinical Pathways to Disability

w13301 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.

Returns to Local-Area Health Care Spending: Using Health Shocks to Patients Far From Home

w13289 Charles L. Baum II
Christopher J. Ruhm

Age, Socioeconomic Status and Obesity Growth

w13262 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Fraternity Membership and Drinking Behavior

w13261 Thomas Buchmueller
Anthony Lo Sasso
Kathleen Wong

How Did SCHIP Affect the Insurance Coverage of Immigrant Children?

w13252 Janet Currie
Eric Hanushek
E. Megan Kahn
Matthew Neidell
Steven Rivkin

Does Pollution Increase School Absences?

w13246 Jill R. Horwitz
Austin Nichols

What Do Nonprofits Maximize? Nonprofit Hospital Service Provision and Market Ownership Mix

w13217 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile

Mental Health in Childhood and Human Capital

w13195 James J. Heckman
The Economics, Technology and Neuroscience of Human Capability Formation

w13178 Olivier Deschênes
Michael Greenstone

Climate Change, Mortality, and Adaptation: Evidence from Annual Fluctuations in Weather in the US

w13188 Michael Baker
Kevin S. Milligan

Maternal employment, breastfeeding, and health: Evidence from maternity leave mandates

w13186 Radha Iyengar
Does the Certainty of Arrest Reduce Domestic Violence? Evidence from Mandatory and Recommended Arrest laws

w13181 Christopher J. Ruhm
Current and Future Prevalence of Obesity and Severe Obesity in the United States

w13137 Carole Roan Gresenz
Jeannette Rogowski
José J. Escarce

Individuals' Use of Care While Uninsured: Effects of Time Since Episode Inception and Episode Length

w13133 Christopher Carpenter
How Do Workplace Smoking Laws Work? Quasi-Experimental Evidence from Local Laws in Ontario, Canada

w13125 Avi Dor
Mark V. Pauly
Margaret A. Eichleay
Philip J. Held

End-stage Renal Disease and Economic Incentives: The International Study of Health Care Organization and Financing

w13097 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Environmental Policy as Social Policy? The Impact of Childhood Lead Exposure on Crime

w13087 Rodrigo R. Soares
Health and the Evolution of Welfare across Brazilian Municipalities

w13078 Michael C. Christensen
Dahlia Remler

Information and Communications Technology in Chronic Disease Care: Why is Adoption So Slow and Is Slower Better?

w13066 Kevin Lang
Hong Kang

Worker Sorting, Taxes and Health Insurance Coverage

w13049 Emily Oster
HIV and Sexual Behavior Change: Why Not Africa?

w13046 Christopher Carpenter
Philip J. Cook

Cigarette Taxes and Youth Smoking: New Evidence from National, State, & Local Youth Risk Behavior Surveys

w13045 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Subsidized Contraception, Fertility, and Sexual Behavior

w13044 Mark V. Pauly
Fredric E. Blavin

Value Based Cost Sharing Meets the Theory of Moral Hazard: Medical Effectiveness in Insurance Benefits Design

w13013 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser
Allison B. Rosen

Is the US Population Behaving Healthier?

w12981 Jonathan Skinner
Are You Sure You're Saving Enough for Retirement?

w12972 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Gruber
Robin McKnight

Patient Cost-Sharing, Hospitalization Offsets, and the Design of Optimal Health Insurance for the Elderly

w12966 Carlos Bozzoli
Angus S. Deaton
Climent Quintana-Domeque

Child Mortality, Income and Adult Height

w12964 Henry Saffer
Melanie Wakefield
Yvonne Terry-McElrath

The Effect of Nicotine Replacement Therapy Advertising on Youth Smoking

w12954 Sara Bleich
David Cutler
Christopher Murray
Alyce Adams

Why Is The Developed World Obese?

w12951 Steven F. Lehrer
Nuno Sousa Pereira

Worker Sorting, Compensating Differentials and Health Insurance: Evidence from Displaced Workers

w12935 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew Oswald

Is Well-being U-Shaped over the Life Cycle?

w12934 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Hypertension and Happiness across Nations

w12929 Inas Rashad
Cycling: An Increasingly Untouched Source of Physical and Mental Health

w12907 Thomas DeLeire
Leonard M. Lopoo
Kosali I. Simon

Medicaid Expansions and Fertility in the United States

w12906 Jens Ludwig
Dave E. Marcotte
Karen Norberg

Anti-depressants and Suicide

w12905 James Smith
Diabetes and the Rise of the SES Health Gradient

w12903 Adeline Delavande
Dana Goldman
Neeraj Sood

Criminal Prosecution and HIV-related Risky Behavior

w12895 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Gilles Postel-Vinay
Timothy M. Watts

Long Run Health Impacts of Income Shocks: Wine and Phylloxera in 19th Century France

w12892 Dalton Conley
Gordon C. McCord
Jeffrey D. Sachs

Africa's Lagging Demographic Transition: Evidence from Exogenous Impacts of Malaria Ecology and Agricultural Technology

w12870 Dana Goldman
Tomas Philipson

Integrated Insurance Design in the Presence of Multiple Medical Technologies

w12864 Jin-Tan Liu
Meng-Wen Tsou
James Hammitt

Health Information and Subjective Survival Probability: Evidence from Taiwan

w12858 Jonathan Gruber
Kosali Simon

Crowd-Out Ten Years Later: Have Recent Public Insurance Expansions Crowded Out Private Health Insurance?

w12848 Nasreen Khan
Robert Kaestner
Swu Jane Lin

Prescription Drug Insurance and Its Effect on Utilization and Health of the Elderly

w12837 Rodrigo R. Soares
On the Determinants of Mortality Reductions in the Developing World

w12836 Javier A. Birchenall
Rodrigo R. Soares

Altruism, Fertility, and the Value of Children: Health Policy Evaluation and Intergenerational Welfare

w12831 Alberto Abadie
Alexis Diamond
Jens Hainmueller

Synthetic Control Methods for Comparative Case Studies: Estimating the Effect of California's Tobacco Control Program

t0335 Alberto Abadie
Alexis Diamond
Jens Hainmueller

Synthetic Control Methods for Comparative Case Studies: Estimating the Effect of California's Tobacco Control Program

w12830 Li Gan
Guan Gong

Estimating Interdependence Between Health and Education in a Dynamic Model

w12820 M. Kate Bundorf
Melinda Henne
Laurence Baker

Mandated Health Insurance Benefits and the Utilization and Outcomes of Infertility Treatments


2006
w12803 Allan Begosh
John Goldsmith
Ed Hass
Randall W. Lutter
Clark Nardinelli
John A. Vernon

Black Box Warnings and Drug Safety: Examining the Determinants and Timing of FDA Warning Labels

w12764 Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare

w12762 Beth J. Soldo
Olivia S. Mitchell
Rania Tfaily
John F. McCabe

Cross-Cohort Differences in Health on the Verge of Retirement

w12758 Martin Gaynor
Jian Li
William B. Vogt

Is Drug Coverage a Free Lunch? Cross-Price Elasticities and the Design of Prescription Drug Benefits

w12754 Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Nancy E. Reichman
Ofira Schwartz-Soicher

Crime and Circumstance: The Effects of Infant Health Shocks on Fathers' Criminal Activity

w12743 Emily Oster
Does Increased Access Increase Equality? Gender and Child Health Investments in India

w12735 Angus Deaton
Global Patterns of Income and Health: Facts, Interpretations, and Policies

w12733 John F. Cogan
R. Glenn Hubbard
Daniel P. Kessler

Evaluating Effects of Tax Preferences on Health Care Spending and Federal Revenues

w12702 Alvin E. Roth
Repugnance as a Constraint on Markets

w12689 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Harsha Thirumurthy
Markus Goldstein

AIDS Treatment and Intrahousehold Resource Allocations: Children's Nutrition and Schooling in Kenya

w12688 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Michael Moore
Younghwan Song

The Effect of Subjective Survival Probabilities on Retirement and Wealth in the United States

w12686 Li Gan
Lixin Colin Xu
Yang Yao

Health Shocks, Village Elections, and Long-Term Income: Evidence from Rural China

w12681 Darius Lakdawalla
Neeraj Sood

Health Insurance as a Two-Part Pricing Contract

w12676 Joseph H. Golec
John A. Vernon

European Pharmaceutical Price Regulation, Firm Profitability, and R&D Spending

w12652 Eliot A. Jamison
Dean T. Jamison
Eric A. Hanushek

The Effects of Education Quality on Income Growth and Mortality Decline

w12651 Eric A. Hanushek
Steven G. Rivkin

School Quality and the Black-White Achievement Gap

w12643 Richard G. Frank
Thomas G. McGuire
Sharon-Lise Normand

Cost-Offsets of New Medications for Treatment of Schizophrenia

w12642 Marianne Bitler
Hilary W. Hoynes

Welfare Reform and Indirect Impacts on Health

w12632 Michael Waldman
Sean Nicholson
Nodir Adilov

Does Television Cause Autism?

w12623 Christopher C. Afendulis
Daniel P. Kessler

Tradeoffs from Integrating Diagnosis and Treatment in Markets for Health Care

w12619 Omar Galarraga
David S. Salkever
Judith A. Cook
Stephen J. Gange

An Instrumental Variable Evaluation of Antidepressant Use on Employment Among HIV-Infected Women Using Highly-Active Antiretroviral Therapy in the United States: 1996-2004

w12615 Ahmed Khwaja
Dan Silverman
Frank Sloan

Time Preference, Time Discounting, and Smoking Decisions

w12603 Karen Clay
Werner Troesken
Michael Haines

Lead Pipes and Child Mortality

w12595 Kosali I. Simon
Claudio Lucarelli

What Drove First Year Premiums in Stand-Alone Medicare Drug Plans?

w12577 Darius Lakdawalla
Tomas Philipson
Y. Richard Wang

Intellectual Property and Marketing

w12556 Neeraj Sood
Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin
Jose J. Escarce

Does How Much and How You Pay Matter? Evidence from the Inpatient Rehabilitation Facility Prospective Payment System

w12554 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones

Differential Mortality, Uncertain Medical Expenses, and the Saving of Elderly Singles

w12539 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Importation and Innovation

w12536 Jeffrey R. Brown
Norma B. Coe
Amy Finkelstein

Medicaid Crowd-Out of Private Long-Term Care Insurance Demand: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Survey

w12532 Christina Czart Ciecierski
Pinka Chatterji
Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Wechsler

Do State Expenditures on Tobacco Control Programs Decrease Use of Tobacco Products Among College Students?

w12529 Pinka Chatterji
Jeffrey DeSimone

High School Alcohol Use and Young Adult Labor Market Outcomes

w12528 Jessica Wolpaw Reyes
Do Female Physicians Capture Their Scarcity Value? The Case of OB/GYNs

w12511 Daniel Polsky
Jalpa A. Doshi
Jose Escarce
Willard Manning
Susan M. Paddock
Liyi Cen
Jeannette Rogowski

The Health Effects of Medicare for the Near-Elderly Uninsured

w12510 John Cawley
Contingent Valuation Analysis of Willingness to Pay To Reduce Childhood Obesity

w12506 David Bishai
Jody Sindelar

Willingness to Pay for Drug Rehabilitation: Implications for Cost Recovery

w12504 Bradley Herring
Mark V. Pauly

The Effect of State Community Rating Regulations on Premiums and Coverage in the Individual Health Insurance Market

w12478 Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

First Do No Harm?: Tort Reform and Birth Outcomes

w12472 Philip J. Cook
Rebecca Hutchinson

Smoke Signals: Adolescent Smoking and School Continuation

w12468 Jeffrey S. DeSimone
Fraternity Membership and Binge Drinking

w12466 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

Stature and Status: Height, Ability, and Labor Market Outcomes

w12458 Philip DeCicca
Donald S. Kenkel
Alan D. Mathios
Yoon-Jeong Shin
Jae-Young Lim

Youth Smoking, Cigarette Prices, and Anti-Smoking Sentiment

w12445 Patrick Bajari
Han Hong
Ahmed Khwaja

Moral Hazard, Adverse Selection and Health Expenditures: A Semiparametric Analysis

w12438 Leemore Dafny
David Dranove

Regulatory Exploitation and the Market for Corporate Controls

w12437 Pinka Chatterji
Alison Cuellar

How Do Youth with Mental Disorders Fare in the Juvenile Justice System?

w12436 David Autor
Mark Duggan

The Growth in the Social Security Disability Rolls: A Fiscal Crisis Unfolding

w12430 Jayanta Bhattacharya
William B. Vogt

Employment and Adverse Selection in Health Insurance

w12429 Alan C. Monheit
Jessica Primoff Vistnes

Health Insurance Enrollment Decisions: Preferences for Coverage, Worker Sorting, and Insurance Take Up

w12427 Tadashi Fukui
Yasushi Iwamoto

Policy Options for Financing the Future Health and Long-Term Care Costs in Japan

w12418 James A. Levinsohn
Taryn Dinkelman
Rolang Majelantle

When Knowledge is not Enough: HIV/AIDS Information and Risky Behavior in Botswana

w12406 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Increased Utilization of HIV Drugs on Longevity and Medical Expenditures: An Assessment Based on Aggregate U.S. Time-Series Data

w12377 David S. Salkever
Stephen Johnston
Mustafa C. Karakus
Nicholas Ialongo
Eric Slade

Using Target Efficiency to Select Program Participants and Risk-Factor Models: An Application to Child Mental Health Interventions for Preventing Future Crime

w12374 Yu-Chu Shen
The Effects of HMO and Its For-Profit Expansion on the Survival of Specialized Hospital Services

w12361 David C. Grabowski
Jonathan Gruber
Joseph J. Angelelli

Nursing Home Quality as a Public Good

w12352 David M. Cutler
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Education and Health: Evaluating Theories and Evidence

w12335 José J. Escarce
Arvind K. Jain
Jeannette Rogowski

Hospital Competition, Managed Care and Mortality After Hospitalization for Medical Conditions: Evidence From Three States

w12329 Justin McCrary
Heather Royer

The Effect of Female Education on Fertility and Infant Health: Evidence from School Entry Policies Using Exact Date of Birth

w12323 Mark Duggan
Robert Rosenheck
Perry Singleton

Federal Policy and the Rise in Disability Enrollment: Evidence for the VA's Disability Compensation Program

w12311 Robert J. Gordon
The Boskin Commission Report: A Retrospective One Decade Later

w12304 Weili Ding
Steven F. Lehrer
J. Niels Rosenquist
Janet Audrain-McGovern

The Impact of Poor Health on Education: New Evidence Using Genetic Markers

w12301 Martin Gaynor
What Do We Know About Competition and Quality in Health Care Markets?

w12289 Hanming Fang
Michael P. Keane
Dan Silverman

Sources of Advantageous Selection: Evidence from the Medigap Insurance Market

w12279 Martin Feldstein
Balancing the Goals of Health Care Provision

w12278 Emre Ozdenoren
Stephen Salant
Dan Silverman

Willpower and the Optimal Control of Visceral Urges

w12273 Kanika Kapur
Jeannette Rogowski

Love or Money? Health Insurance and Retirement Among Married Couples

w12269 Daron Acemoglu
Simon Johnson

Disease and Development: The Effect of Life Expectancy on Economic Growth

w12267 Anne Case
Christina Paxson
Tom Vogl

Socioeconomic Status and Health in Childhood: A Comment on Chen, Martin and Matthews (2006)

w12254 Daron Acemoglu
Amy Finkelstein

Input and Technology Choices in Regulated Industries: Evidence From the Health Care Sector

w12244 Robert Town
Douglas Wholey
Roger Feldman
Lawton R. Burns

The Welfare Consequences of Hospital Mergers

w12241 Karen Eggleston
Yu-Chu Shen
Joseph Lau
Christopher H. Schmid
Jia Chan

Hospital Ownership and Quality of Care: What Explains the Different Results?

w12237 Rena M. Conti
Ernst R. Berndt
Richard G. Frank

Early Retirement and Public Disability Insurance Applications: Exploring the Impact of Depression

w12236 John Mullahy
Econometric Risk Adjustment, Endogeneity, and Extrapolation Bias

w12208 Lara Gardner
Donna Gilleskie

The Effects of State Medicaid Policies on the Dynamic Savings Patterns of the Elderly

w12197 Hope Corman
Anne Carroll
Kelly Noonan
Nancy E. Reichman

The Effects of Health on Health Insurance Status in Fragile Families

w12184 David M. Cutler
Mary Beth Landrum
Kate A. Stewart

Intensive Medical Care and Cardiovascular Disease Disability Reductions

w12181 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
AIDS, "Reversal" of the Demographic Transition and Economic Development: Evidence from Africa

w12171 Janet Currie
Erdal Tekin

Does Child Abuse Cause Crime?

w12156 Mark Coppejans
Donna Gilleskie
Holger Sieg
Koleman Strumpf

Consumer Demand under Price Uncertainty: Empirical Evidence from the Market for Cigarettes

w12124 David M. Cutler
Edward L. Glaeser

Why Do Europeans Smoke More than Americans?

w12123 Dhaval Dave
Inas Rashad
Jasmina Spasojevic

The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes

w12120 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of New Laboratory Procedures and Other Medical Innovations on the Health of Americans, 1990-2003: Evidence from Longitudinal, Disease-Level Data

w12113 Robert Kaestner
Xin Xu

Effects of Title IX and Sports Participation on Girls' Physical Activity and Weight

w12105 Anna Aizer
Public Health Insurance, Program Take-Up, and Child Health

w12102 Christopher J. Ruhm
A Healthy Economy Can Break Your Heart

w12096 Genia Long
David Cutler
Ernst R. Berndt
Jimmy Royer
Andrée-Anne Fournier
Alicia Sasser
Pierre Cremieux

The Impact of Antihypertensive Drugs on the Number and Risk of Death, Stroke and Myocardial Infarction in the United States

w12080 Alan M. Garber
Charles I. Jones
Paul M. Romer

Insurance and Incentives for Medical Innovation

w12043 Howard Bodenhorn
Urban Poverty, School Attendance, and Adolescent Labor Force Attachment: Some Historical Evidence

w12040 David M. Cutler
Mary Beth Landrum
Kate A. Stewart

How Do the Better Educated Do It? Socioeconomic Status and the Ability to Cope with Underlying Impairment

w12019 Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

Ugly Criminals

w12016 Tomas J. Philipson
Anupam B. Jena

Surplus Appropriation from R&D and Health Care Technology Assessment Procedures

w12015 Ravi Jagannathan
Alexey Malakhov
Dmitry Novikov

Do Hot Hands Exist Among Hedge Fund Managers? An Empirical Evaluation

w12008 David McAdams
Michael Schwarz

Perverse Incentives in the Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit

w12004 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Dhaval Dave

Typically Unobserved Variables (TUVs) and Selection into Prenatal Inputs: Implications for Estimating Infant Health Production Functions

w12001 Rosemary J. Avery
Donald S. Kenkel
Dean R. Lillard
Alan D. Mathios

Regulating Advertisements: The Case of Smoking Cessation Products

w11998 Phil Oreopoulos
Mark Stabile
Randy Walld
Leslie Roos

Short, Medium, and Long Term Consequences of Poor Infant Health: An Analysis using Siblings and Twins

w11990 Donald S. Kenkel
Dean R. Lillard
Alan D. Mathios

The Roles of High School Completion and GED Receipt in Smoking and Obesity

w11980 Brigitte Madrian
The U.S. Health Care System and Labor Markets

w11977 Anthony T. Lo Sasso
Bruce D. Meyer

The Health Care Safety Net and Crowd-Out of Private Health Insurance

w11975 Helen Levy
Health Insurance and the Wage Gap

w11963 David M. Cutler
Angus S. Deaton
Adriana Lleras-Muney

The Determinants of Mortality

w11957 Inas Rashad
Structural Estimation of Caloric Intake, Exercise, Smoking, and Obesity

w11956 Jayachandran N. Variyam
John Cawley

Nutrition Labels and Obesity

w11951 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Sabina Ohri

Health Insurance Take-up by the Near Elderly

w11949 Daron Acemoglu
David Cutler
Amy Finkelstein
Joshua Linn

Did Medicare Induce Pharmaceutical Innovation?

w11938 Rosemary Avery
Donald Kenkel
Dean R. Lillard
Alan Mathios

Private Profits and Public Health: Does Advertising Smoking Cessation Products Encourage Smokers to Quit?

w11930 Tomas Philipson
Stephane Mechoulan
Anupam Jena

Health Care, Technological Change, and Altruistic Consumption Externalities

w11916 Orley Ashenfelter
Measuring the Value of a Statistical Life: Problems and Prospects


2005
w11902 Philip J. Cook
Bethany Peters

The Myth of the Drinker's Bonus

w11893 Pinka Chatterji
Margarita Alegria
Mingshan Lu
David Takeuchi

Psychiatric Disorders and Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from the National Latino and Asian American Study

w11879 Shin-Yi Chou
Inas Rashad
Michael Grossman

Fast-Food Restaurant Advertising on Television and Its Influence on Childhood Obesity

w11875 John A. Vernon
W. Keener Hughen

The Future of Drug Development: The Economics of Pharmacogenomics

w11871 Harsha Thirumurthy
Joshua Graff-Zivin
Markus Goldstein

The Economic Impact of AIDS Treatment: Labor Supply in Western Kenya

w11855 David Neumark
Peter S. Barth
Richard Victor

The Impact of Provider Choice on Workers' Compensation Costs and Outcomes

w11833 Christian Hagist
Laurence Kotlikoff

Who's Going Broke? Comparing Growth in Healthcare Costs in Ten OECD Countries

w11825 Dora L. Costa
Matthew E. Kahn

Surviving Andersonville: The Benefits of Social Networks in POW Camps

w11819 Katherine Ho
The Welfare Effects of Restricted Hospital Choice in the US Medical Care Market

w11810 Tomas J. Philipson
Anupam B. Jena

Who Benefits from New Medical Technologies? Estimates of Consumer and Producer Surpluses for HIV/AIDS Drugs

w11796 Sandra E. Black
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell Salvanes

From the Cradle to the Labor Market? The Effect of Birth Weight on Adult Outcomes

w11790 Michael Greenstone
Justin Gallagher

Does Hazardous Waste Matter? Evidence from the Housing Market and the Superfund Program

w11770 Toshiaki Iizuka
Ginger Zhe Jin

Drug Advertising and Health Habit

w11754 Trevon D. Logan
The Transformation of Hunger: The Demand for Calories Past and Present

w11724 Tomas J. Philipson
Ernst R. Berndt
Adrian H. B. Gottschalk
Matthew W. Strobeck

Assessing the Safety and Efficacy of the FDA: The Case of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts

w11723 David C. Grabowski
Jonathan Gruber

Moral Hazard in Nursing Home Use

w11707 Jason R. Barro
Robert S. Huckman
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effects of Cardiac Specialty Hospitals on the Cost and Quality of Medical Care

w11705 Sujoy Chakravarty
Martin Gaynor
Steven Klepper
William B. Vogt

Does the Profit Motive Make Jack Nimble? Ownership Form and the Evolution of the U.S. Hospital Industry

w11704 Grant Miller
Contraception as Development? New Evidence from Family Planning in Colombia

w11702 Jens Ludwig
Douglas L. Miller

Does Head Start Improve Children's Life Chances? Evidence from a Regression Discontinuity Design

w11690 Antonio J. Trujillo
John A. Vernon
Laura Rodriguez Wong
Gustavo Angeles

Race and Health Disparities Among Seniors in Urban Areas in Brazil

w11677 M. Kate Bundorf
Bradley Herring
Mark Pauly

Health Risk, Income, and Employment-Based Health Insurance

w11673 Leemore S. Dafny
Estimation and Identification of Merger Effects: An Application to Hospital Mergers

w11662 Yu-Chu Shen
Karen Eggleston
Joseph Lau
Christopher Schmid

Hospital Ownership and Financial Performance: A Quantitative Research Review

w11659 Thomas J. Kniesner
W. Kip Viscusi
Christopher Woock
James P. Ziliak

How Unobservable Productivity Biases the Value of a Statistical Life

w11649 Jean M. Abraham
Martin S. Gaynor
William B. Vogt

Entry and Competition in Local Hospital Markets

w11620 Peter Lorentzen
John McMillan
Romain Wacziarg

Death and Development

w11619 Amy Finkelstein
The Aggregate Effects of Health Insurance: Evidence from the Introduction of Medicare

w11613 Jeff DeSimone
Sara Markowitz

The Effect of Child Access Prevention Laws on Non-Fatal Gun Injuries

w11609 Amy Finkelstein
Robin McKnight

What Did Medicare Do (And Was It Worth It)?

w11605 Amitabh Chandra
Andrew A. Samwick

Disability Risk and the Value of Disability Insurance

w11602 Darius Lakdawalla
Neeraj Sood

Insurance and Innovation in Health Care Markets

w11590 Isaac Ehrlich
Jinyoung Kim

Endogenous Fertility, Mortality and Economic Growth: Can a Malthusian Framework Account for the Conflicting Historical Trends in Population?

w11584 Inas Rashad
Michael Grossman
Shin-Yi Chou

The Super Size of America: An Economic Estimation of Body Mass Index and Obesity in Adults

w11582 Michael Grossman
Education and Nonmarket Outcomes

w11577 Jeffrey R. Kling
Jeffrey B. Liebman
Lawrence F. Katz

Experimental Analysis of Neighborhood Effects

w11568 Mark Duggan
Melissa Schettini Kearney

The Impact of Child SSI Enrollment on Household Outcomes: Evidence from the Survey of Income and Program Participation

w11567 Janet Currie
Enrico Moretti

Biology as Destiny? Short and Long-Run Determinants of Intergenerational Transmission of Birth Weight

w11558 James Banks
Arie Kapteyn
James P. Smith
Arthur van Soest

Work Disability is a Pain in the *****, Especially in England, The Netherlands, and the United States

w11557 Ernst R. Berndt
Alisa B. Busch
Richard G. Frank
Sharon-Lise Normand

Real Output in Mental Health Care During the 1990s

w11549 Andrew Epstein
Sean Nicholson

The Formation and Evolution of Physician Treatment Styles: An Application to Cesarean Sections

w11529 Jay Bhattacharya
Neeraj Sood

Health Insurance and the Obesity Externality

w11514 Ginger Zhe Jin
Alan T. Sorensen

Information and Consumer Choice: The Value of Publicized Health Plan Ratings

w11483 Jonathan Gruber
Michael Frakes

Does Falling Smoking Lead to Rising Obesity?

w11455 David N. Weil
Accounting for the Effect of Health on Economic Growth

w11446 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Health Insurance Reform and HMO Penetration in the Small Group Market

w11436 Judith Shinogle
David Salkever

Firms' Demand for Employment-Based Mental Health Benefits

w11433 Kelly Noonan
Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Dhaval Dave

Prenatal Drug Use and the Production of Infant Health

w11431 John A. Rizzo
Richard Zeckhauser

Generic Scrip Share and the Price of Brand-Name Drugs: The Role of the Consumer

w11425 Ernst R. Berndt
Adrian H. B. Gottschalk
Matthew W. Strobeck

Opportunities for Improving the Drug Development Process: Results from a Survey of Industry and the FDA

w11420 Leemore Dafny
David Dranove

Do Report Cards Tell Consumers Anything They Don't Already Know? The Case of Medicare HMOs

w11419 Daniel P. Kessler
Can Ranking Hospitals on the Basis of Patients' Travel Distances Improve Quality of Care?

w11411 John Cawley
Chad D. Meyerhoefer
David Newhouse

The Impact of State Physical Education Requirements on Youth Physical Activity and Overweight

w11405 Kevin M. Murphy
Robert H. Topel

The Value of Health and Longevity

w11395 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Price and the Health Plan Choices of Retirees

w11390 Philip J. Cook
Jens Ludwig

Assigning Deviant Youths to Minimize Total Harm

w11379 Robert S. Huckman
Hospital Integration and Vertical Consolidation: An Analysis of Acquisitions in New York State

w11376 Jill R. Horwitz
Does Corporate Ownership Matter? Service Provision in the Hospital Industry

w11358 Susan T. Stewart
Rebecca M. Woodward
Allison B. Rosen
David M. Cutler

A Proposed Method for Monitoring U.S. Population Health: Linking Symptoms, Impairments, and Health Ratings

w11337 Pinka Chatterji
Jeff DeSimone

Adolescent Drinking and High School Dropout

w11327 Thomas S. Dee
Forsaking All Others? The Effects of "Gay Marriage" on Risky Sex

w11321 Jean O. Lanjouw
Patents, Price Controls, and Access to New Drugs: How Policy Affects Global Market Entry

w11316 Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin

The Determinants of the Willingness to be an Organ Donor

w11315 William Jack
Arik Levinson
Sjamsu Rahardja

Employee Cost-Sharing and the Welfare Effects of Flexible Spending Accounts

w11308 Angus Deaton
The Great Escape: A Review Essay on Fogel's 'The Escape from Hunger and Premature Death, 1700-2100'

w11304 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Zhehui Luo
Heather L. Bednarek

Employment-Contingent Health Insurance, Illness, and Labor Supply of Women: Evidence from Married Women with Breast Cancer

w11303 Jay Bhattacharya
M. Kate Bundorf

The Incidence of the Healthcare Costs of Obesity

w11288 Ernst R. Berndt
Rachel Glennerster
Michael R. Kremer
Jean Lee
Ruth Levine
Georg Weizsacker
Heidi Williams

Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness

w11263 Jay Bhattacharya
Azeem Shaikh
Edward Vytlacil

Treatment Effect Bounds: An Application to Swan-Ganz Catheterization

w11251 Jonathan Skinner
Douglas Staiger

Technology Adoption From Hybrid Corn to Beta Blockers

w11238 Erdal Tekin
Sara Markowitz

Suicidal Behavior and the Labor Market Productivity of Young Adults

w11233 Robert W. Fogel
Changes in the Physiology of Aging during the Twentieth Century

w11229 Joseph Golec
Shantaram Hegde
John A. Vernon

Pharmaceutical Stock Price Reactions to Price Constraint Threats and Firm-Level R&D Spending

w11226 Daniel P. Kessler
Jeffrey J. Geppert

The Effects of Competition on Variation in the Quality and Cost of Medical Care

w11223 John Cawley
John A. Rizzo

The Competitive Effects of Drug Withdrawals

w11192 Rexford E. Santerre
John A. Vernon

Hospital Ownership Mix Efficiency in the US: An Exploratory Study

w11182 Robert S. Huckman
Jason Barro

Cohort Turnover and Productivity: The July Phenomenon in Teaching Hospitals

w11179 Yu-Chu Shen
Joshua McFeeters

Out-of-Pocket Health Spending Between Low- and High-Income Populations: Who is at Risk of Having High Financial Burdens?

w11177 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher

Reading, Writing and Raisinets: Are School Finances Contributing to Children's Obesity?

w11176 Douglas E. Levy
Ellen Meara

The Effect of the 1998 Master Settlement on Prenatal Smoking

w11164 Neeraj Sood
Abby Alpert
Jay Bhattacharya

Technology, Monopoly, and the Decline of the Viatical Settlements Industry

w11160 Katherine Baicker
Amitabh Chandra

The Labor Market Effects of Rising Health Insurance Premiums

w11139 Rexford Santerre
John A. Vernon

Assessing Consumer Gains from a Drug Price Control Policy in the U.S.

w11138 Philip J. Cook
Jan Ostermann
Frank A. Sloan

Are Alcohol Excise Taxes Good For Us? Short and Long-Term Effects on Mortality Rates

w11115 Rexford E. Santerre
John A. Vernon

Testing for Ownership Mix Efficiency: The Case of the Nursing Home Industry

w11114 Thomas A. Abbott
John A. Vernon

The Cost of US Pharmaceutical Price Reductions: A Financial Simulation Model of R&D Decisions

w11109 Mark G. Duggan
William N. Evans

Estimating the Impact of Medical Innovation: A Case Study of HIV Antiretroviral Treatments

w11099 Joseph J. Doyle Jr.
Health Insurance, Treatment and Outcomes: Using Auto Accidents as Health Shocks

w11096 David Cutler
Grant Miller

Water, Water, Everywhere: Municipal Finance and Water Supply in American Cities

w11091 Lara D. Shore-Sheppard
Stemming the Tide? The Effect of Expanding Medicaid Eligibility on Health Insurance

w11087 Robert Town
Douglas Wholey
Roger Feldman
Lawton R. Burns

Did the HMO Revolution Cause Hospital Consolidation?

w11068 John R. Moran
Kosali Ilayperuma Simon

Income and the Use of Prescription Drugs by the Elderly: Evidence from the Notch Cohorts

w11039 Amy Finkelstein
Kathleen McGarry
Amir Sufi

Dynamic Inefficiencies in Insurance Markets: Evidence from long-term care insurance

w11036 Sven Wilson
Joseph Burton
Benjamin Howell

Work and the Disability Transition in 20th Century America

w11035 Jeff DeSimone
Amy M. Wolaver

Drinking and Academic Performance in High School


2004
w11007 Christopher J. Ruhm
Macroeconomic Conditions, Health and Mortality

w10993 Richard H. Steckel
Fluctuations in a Dreadful Childhood: Synthetic Longitudinal Height Data, Relative Prices and Weather in the Short-Term Health of American Slaves

w10989 Jeffrey R. Brown
Amy Finkelstein

The Interaction of Public and Private Insurance: Medicaid and the Long-Term Care Insurance Market

w10984 Marc T. Law
Gary D. Libecap

The Determinants of Progressive Era Reform: The Pure Food and Drugs Act of 1906

w10977 Jonathan Gruber
Tax Policy for Health Insurance

w10976 Gary S. Becker
Kevin M. Murphy
Michael Grossman

The Economic Theory of Illegal Goods: The Case of Drugs

w10974 Susan H. Busch
Mireia Jofre-Bonet
Tracy A. Falba
Jody L. Sindelar

Tobacco Spending and its Crowd-Out of Other Goods

w10964 Zhou Yang
Donna B. Gilleskie
Edward C. Norton

Prescription Drugs, Medical Care, and Health Outcomes: A Model of Elderly Health Dynamics

w10963 Bo E. Honore
Adriana Lleras Muney

Bounds in Competing Risks Models and the War on Cancer

w10949 Michael Grossman
Robert Kaestner
Sara Markowitz

An Investigation of the Effects of Alcohol Policies on Youth STDs

w10948 Michael Grossman
Individual Behaviors and Substance Use: The Role of Price

w10930 Mark Duggan
Fiona Scott Morton

The Distortionary Effects of Government Procurement: Evidence from Medicaid Prescription Drug Purchasing

w10906 Greg Colman
Dahlia K. Remler

Vertical Equity Consequences of Very High Cigarette Tax Increases: If the Poor are the Ones Smoking, How Could Cigarette Tax Increases be Progressive?

w10884 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Drug Vintage on Survival: Micro Evidence from Puerto Rico's Medicaid Program

w10882 Olivia S. Mitchell
John Piggott
Satoshi Shimizutani

Aged-Care Support in Japan: Perspectives and Challenges

w10881 Richard G. Frank
Behavioral Economics and Health Economics

w10873 Melissa A. Thomasson
Jaret Treber

From Home to Hospital: The Evolution of Childbirth in the United States, 1927-1940

w10868 Elizabeth Brainerd
David M. Cutler

Autopsy on an Empire: Understanding Mortality in Russia and the Former Soviet Union

w10861 Jeff DeSimone
Edward J. Schumacher

Compensating Wage Differentials and AIDS Risk

w10842 Jonathan Skinner
Weiping Zhou

The Measurement and Evolution of Health Inequality: Evidence from the U.S. Medicare Population

w10822 Ernst R. Berndt
Adrian H. B. Gottschalk
Tomas Philipson
Matthew W. Strobeck

Assessing the Impacts of the Prescription Drug User Fee Acts (PDUFA) on the FDA Approval Process

w10811 Amitabh Chandra
Douglas Staiger

Testing a Roy Model with Productivity Spillovers: Evidence from the Treatment of Heart Attacks

w10799 Jose Escarce
Carole Roan Gresenz
Jeanette A. Rogowski

Healthcare Markets, the Safety Net and Access to Care Among the Uninsured

w10782 Jeffrey R. Brown
Amy Finkelstein

Supply or Demand: Why is the Market for Long-Term Care Insurance So Small?

w10777 Jeffrey R. Kling
Jens Ludwig
Lawrence F. Katz

Neighborhood Effects on Crime for Female and Male Youth: Evidence from a Randomized Housing Voucher Experiment

w10762 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Child Health on Sources of Public Support

w10759 Isaac Ehrlich
Yong Yin

Explaining Diversities in Age-Specific Life Expectancies and Values of Life Saving: A Numerical Analysis

w10757 Kanika Kapur
Jeannette A. Rogowski
Vicki A. Freedman
Steven L. wickstrom
John L. Adams
Jose J. Escarce

Socioeconomic Status and Medical Care Expenditures in Medicare Managed Care

w10752 Robert W. Fogel
High Performing Asian Economies

w10745 Jody Sindelar
Todd Olmstead

Does the Impact of Managed Care on Substance Abuse Treatment Services Vary By Profit Status?

w10740 Christine Jolls
J.J. Prescott

Disaggregating Employment Protection: The Case of Disability Discrimination

w10738 Avi Dor
William Encinosa

How Does Cost-Sharing Affect Drug Purchases? Insurance Regimes in the Private Market for Prescription Drugs

w10737 Robert E. Hall
Charles I. Jones

The Value of Life and the Rise in Health Spending

w10736 Phillip J. Cook
Jens Ludwig

The Social Costs of Gun Ownership

w10715 Sandra L. Decker
Dahlia K. Remler

How Much Might Universal Health Insurance Reduce Socioeconomic Disparities in Health? A Comparison of the US and Canada

w10709 Katherine Baicker
Amitabh Chandra

The Effect of Malpractice Liability on the Delivery of Health Care

w10705 Elizabeth Oltmans Ananat
Jonathan Gruber
Phillip B. Levine

Abortion Legalization and Lifecycle Fertility

w10700 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Mireille Jacobson
Cheryl Wold

How Far to the Hospital? The Effect of Hospital Closures on Access to Care

w10691 Christopher J. Ruhm
Maternal Employment and Adolescent Development

w10688 Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Nancy E. Reichman
Dhaval Dave

Demand for Illicit Drugs by Pregnant Women

w10677 David Becker
Daniel Kessler
Mark McClellan

Detecting Medicare Abuse

w10669 Angus Deaton
Health in an Age of Globalization

w10648 Dhaval Dave
Illicit Drug Use Among Arrestees and Drug Prices

w10619 Dhaval Dave
The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Prices on Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits

w10632 Sean Nicholson
Marc V. Pauly
Daniel Polsky
Claire Sharda
Helena Szrek

Measuring the Effects of Workloss on Productivity With Team Production

w10608 Jayanta Bhattacharya
Janet Currie
Steven Haider

Breakfast of Champions? The School Breakfast Program and the Nutrition of Children and Families

w10604 Alberto Abadie
Sebastien Gay

The Impact of Presumed Consent Legislation on Cadaveric Organ Donation: A Cross Country Study

w10596 Marcella Alsan
David E. Bloom
David Canning

The Effect of Population Health on Foreign Direct Investment

w10552 Douglas Almond
Kenneth Y. Chay
David S. Lee

The Costs of Low Birth Weight

w10549 Marianne Bitler
Jonah Gelbach
Hilary Hoynes

Welfare Reform and Health

w10536 Patricia M. Danzon
Andrew Epstein
Sean Nicholson

Mergers and Acquisitions in the Pharmaceutical and Biotech Industries

w10528 Christine Jolls
Identifying the Effects of the Americans with Disabilities Act Using State-Law Variation: Preliminary Evidence on Educational Participation Effects

w10516 Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla
Neeraj Sood

HIV Breakthroughs and Risk Sexual Behavior

w10513 Lucia Breierova
Esther Duflo

The Impact of Education on Fertility and Child Mortality: Do Fathers Really Matter Less Than Mothers?

w10511 David M. Cutler
Grant Miller

The Role of Public Health Improvements in Health Advances: The 20th Century United States

w10499 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew J. Oswald

Money, Sex, and Happiness: An Empirical Study

w10489 David M. Cutler
Robert S. Huckman
Mary Beth Landrum

The Role of Information in Medical Markets: An Analysis of Publicly Reported Outcomes in Cardiac Surgery

w10465 John Cawley
David C. Grabowski
Richard A. Hirth

Factor Substitution and Unobserved Factor Quality in Nursing Homes

w10464 Mark V. Pauly
Olivia Mitchell
Yuhui Zeng

Death Spiral or Euthanasia? The Demise of Generous Group Health Insurance Coverage

w10445 Anna Aizer
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Mark Stabile

Access to Care, Provider Choice and Racial Disparities

w10437 Avi Dor
Siran M. Koroukian
Michael Grossman

Managed Care Discounting: Evidence from the MarketScan Database

w10435 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile

Child Mental Health and Human Capital Accumulation: The Case of ADHD

w10429 Anna Aizer
Janet Currie
Enrico Moretti

Competition in Imperfect Markets: Does it Help California's Medicaid Mothers?

w10424 Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin
Anita Datar Garten
Susan Paddock
Debra Saliba
Mark Totten
Jose J. Escarce

How Much is Post-Acute Care Use Affected by Its Availability?

w10414 Robin McKnight
Home Care Reimbursement, Long-term Care Utilization, and Health Outcomes

w10409 Jeffrey E. Harris
Beatriz Lopez-Valcarcel

Asymmetric Social Interaction in Economics: Cigarette Smoking Among Young People in the United States, 1992-1999

w10386 M. Kate Bundorf
Laurence Baker
Sara Singer
Todd Wagner

Consumer Demand for Health Information on the Internet

w10382 Helen Levy
Employer-Sponsored Disability Insurance: Where are the Gaps in Coverage?

w10365 David Card
Carlos Dobkin
Nicole Maestas

The Impact of Nearly Universal Insurance Coverage on Health Care Utilization and Health: Evidence from Medicare

w10345 Jay Bhattacharya
Darius Lakdawalla

Time-Inconsistency and Welfare

w10328 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Expanding Pharmaceutical Arsenal in the War on Cancer

w10324 Michael Kremer
Edward Miguel

The Illusion of Sustainability

w10311 Robert W. Fogel
Changes in the Disparities in Chronic Disease during the Course of the Twentieth Century

w10266 Thomas J. Kniesner
James P. Ziliak
W. Kip Viscusi

Life-Cycle Consumption and the Age-Adjusted Value of Life

w10251 Janet Currie
Matthew Neidell

Air Pollution and Infant Health: What Can We Learn From California's Recent Experience

w10206 Pinka Chatterji
Sara Markowitz

Does the Length of Maternity Leave Affect Maternal Health?

w10204 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Robert J. Town

Managed Care, Drug Benefits and Mortality: An Analysis of the Elderly

w10199 Joseph E. Aldy
W. Kip Viscusi

Age Variations in Workers' Value of Statistical Life


2003
w10175 Betsey Stevenson
Justin Wolfers

Bargaining in the Shadow of the Law: Divorce Laws and Family Distress

w10127 Nancy Dean Beaulieu
Health Plan Conversions: Are They in the Public Interest?

w10100 David M. Blau
Donna B. Gilleskie

The Role of Retiree Health Insurance in the Employment Behavior of Older Men

w10092 John Cawley
Kosali I. Simon

Health Insurance Coverage and the Macroeconomy

w10062 William H. Crown
Ernst R. Berndt
Onur Baser
Stan N. Finkelstein
Whitney P. Witt

Benefit Plan Design and Prescription Drug Utilization Among Asthmatics: Do Patient Copayments Matter?

w10053 Kenneth Y. Chay
Michael Greenstone

Air Quality, Infant Mortality, and the Clean Air Act of 1970

w10045 Pinka Chatterji
Illicit Drug Use and Educational Attainment

w10035 Chulhee Lee
Health and Wealth Accumulation: Evidence from Nineteenth-Century America

w10034 Robert Kaestner
Elizabeth Tarlov

Changes in the Welfare Caseload and the Health of Low-educated Mothers

w10033 Robert Kaestner
Neeraj Kaushal

Welfare Reform and Health Insurance Coverage of Low-Income Families

t0293 Willard G. Manning
Anirban Basu
John Mullahy

Generalized Modeling Approaches to Risk Adjustment of Skewed Outcomes Data

w10029 Sherry Glied
Kathrine Jack

Macroeconomic Conditions, Health Care Costs, and the Distribution of Health Insurance

w10027 Robert S. Huckman
Gary P. Pisano

The Effect of Organizational Context on Individual Performance

w10022 Richard G. Frank
Ernst R. Berndt
Alisa B. Busch

Quality-Constant Price Indexes for the Ongoing Treatment of Schizophrenia: An Exploratory Study

w10017 Jason Barro
Nancy Beaulieu

Selection and Improvement: Physician Responses to Financial Incentives

w10012 Jin-Tan Liu
James K. Hammitt

Effects of Disease Type and Latency on the Value of Mortality Risk

w10011 Jin-Tan Liu
James K. Hammitt
Jung-Der Wang
Meng-Wen Tsou

Valuation of the Risk of SARS in Taiwan

w10007 Patricia M. Danzon
Jonathan D. Ketcham

Reference Pricing of Pharmaceuticals for Medicare: Evidence from Germany, the Netherlands and New Zealand

w10002 Alvin E. Roth
Tayfun Sonmez
M. Utku Unver

Kidney Exchange

w9996 M. Kate Bundorf
The Effects of Offering Health Plan Choice within Employment-Based Purchasing Groups

w9963 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Karen E. Ross
Jeanne Ringel

Does Marijuana Use Impair Human Capital Formation?

w9955 Daniel Kessler
Mark B. McClellan

Advance Directives and Medical Treatment at the End of Life

w9941 Robert W. Fogel
Changes in the Process of Aging During the Twentieth Century: Findings and Procedures of the Early Indicators Project

w9937 Sean Nicholson
Kate Bundorf
Rebecca M. Stein
Daniel Polsky

The Magnitude and Nature of Risk Selection in Employer-Sponsored Health Plans

w9933 Dora L. Costa
Joanna Lahey

Becoming Oldest-Old: Evidence from Historical U.S. Data

w9919 Mark V. Pauly
Yuhui Zeng

Adverse Selection and the Challenges to Stand-Alone Prescription Drug Insurance

w9918 Hope Corman
Nancy E. Reichman
Kelly Noonan

Mothers' and Fathers' Labor Supply in Fragile Families: The Role of Child Health

w9912 Stephen T. Parente
David Salkever
Joan DaVanzo

The Role of Consumer Knowledge of Insurance Benefits in the Demand for Preventative Health

w9907 Anna Aizer
Jeffrey Grogger

Parental Medicaid Expansions and Health Insurance Coverage

w9901 Dalton Conley
Kate Strully
Neil G. Bennett

A Pound of Flesh or Just Proxy? Using Twin Differences to Estimate the Effect of Birth Weight on Life Chances

w9888 Bradley Herring
Mark Pauly

Incentive-Compatible Guaranteed Renewable Health Insurance

w9876 Michael Kremer
Dan M. Levy

Peer Effects and Alcohol Use Among College Students

w9874 Patricia M. Danzon
Y. Richard Wang
Liang Wang

The Impact of Price Regulation on the Launch Delay of New Drugs - Evidence from Twenty-Five Major Markets in the 1990s

w9870 Robert W. Fogel
Chulhee Lee

Who Gets Health Care?

w9855 Michael Smart
Mark Stabile

Tax Credits and the Use of Medical Care

w9847 Michael Chernew
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Catherine McLaughlin
Teresa Gibson

Quality and Employers' Choice of Health Plan

w9831 Ted Joyce
Andrew Racine

Chip Shots: Association Between the State Children's Health Insurance Programs and Immunization Coverage and Delivery

w9827 William H. Dow
Kristine A. Gonzalez
Luis Rosero-Bixby

Aggregation and Insurance Mortality Estimation

w9821 Anne C. Case
Angus Deaton

Broken Down by Work and Sex: How Our Health Declines

w9812 Jonathan Meer
Harvey S. Rosen

Insurance and the Utilization of Medical Services

w9803 John C. Ham
Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

Did Expanding Medicaid Affect Welfare Participation?

w9797 Kenneth Leonard
Joshua Graff Zivin

Outcome Versus Service Based Payment in Health Care: Lessons from African Traditional Healers

w9790 John A. Tauras
Lan Liang

The Impact of Physician Intervention and Tobacco Control Policies on Average Daily Cigarette Consumption Among Adult Smokers

w9789 Andrew B. Bernard
Peter K. Schott
Stephen Redding

Product Choice and Product Switching

w9788 Anne Case
Angela Fertig
Christina Paxson

From Cradle to Grave? The Lasting Impact of Childhood Health and Circumstance

w9781 George J. Borjas
Welfare Reform, Labor Supply, and Health Insurance in the Immigrant Population

w9774 Avi Dor
Joseph Sudano
David W. Baker

The Effects of Private Insurance on Measures of Health: Evidence from the Health and Retirement Study

w9771 Robert W. Fogel
Secular Trends in Physiological Capital: Implications for Equity in Health Care

w9765 Gary S. Becker
Tomas J. Philipson
Rodrigo R. Soares

The Quantity and Quality of Life and the Evolution of World Inequality

w9754 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The impact of new drug launches on longevity: evidence from longitudinal disease-level data from 52 countries, 1982-2001

w9751 Robert A. Moffitt
The Negative Income Tax and the Evolution of U.S. Welfare Policy

w9750 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Joel Waldfogel

Does Misery Love Company? Evidence from pharmaceutical markets before and after the Orphan Drug Act

w9738 Sherry Glied
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Health Inequality, Education and Medical Innovation

w9690 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Jamie F. Chriqui
Joanna King

Marijuana Decriminalization: What does it mean in the United States?

w9688 Kosali Ilayperuma Simon
Robert Kaestner

Do Minimum Wages Affect Non-wage Job Attributes? Evidence on Fringe Benefits and Working Conditions

w9681 Angela K. Dills
Jeffrey K. Miron

Alcohol Prohibition and Cirrhosis

w9676 Henry Saffer
Dhaval Dave

Alcohol Advertising and Alcohol Consumption by Adolescents

w9649 Sean Nicholson
Barriers to Entering Medical Specialties

w9638 Pinka Chatterji
Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner
Sara Markowitz

Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts Among Youth - Correlation or Causation?

w9630 Pinka Chatterji
Kevin Frick

Does Returning to Work After Childbirth Affect Breastfeeding Practices?

w9615 Patricia M. Danzon
Sean Nicholson
Nuno Sousa Pereira

Productivity in Pharmaceutical Biotechnology R&D: The Role of Experience and Alliances

w9610 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Child Health on Parents' Relationship Status

w9598 Tomas Philipson
Stephane Mechoulan

Intellectual Property & External Consumption Effects: Generalizations from Pharmaceutical Markets

w9593 Dora L. Costa
Race and Pregnancy Outcomes in the Twentieth Century: A Long-Term Comparison

w9567 Jonathan Gruber
Ebonya Washington

Subsidies to Employee Health Insurance Premiums and the Health Insurance Market

w9554 Jonathan Meer
Douglas L. Miller
Harvey S. Rosen

Exploring the Health-Wealth Nexus

w9549 Werner Troesken
Lead Water Pipes and Infant Mortality in Turn-of-the-Century Massachusetts

w9513 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Skinner

Geography and Racial Health Disparities

w9487 W. Kip Viscusi
Joseph E. Aldy

The Value of a Statistical Life: A Critical Review of Market Estimates throughout the World

w9468 Christopher J. Ruhm
Healthy Living in Hard Times

w9460 Amy Finkelstein
Health Policy and Technological Change: Evidence from the Vaccine Industry

w9453 Harvey S. Rosen
Stephen Wu

Portfolio Choice and Health Status

w9446 David Cutler
Edward Glaeser
Jesse Shapiro

Why Have Americans Become More Obese?

w9428 Janet Currie
Mehdi Farsi
W. Bentley MacLeod

Cut to the Bone? Hospital Takeovers and Nurse Employment Contracts


2002
w9405 Anthony T. LoSasso
Thomas C. Buchmueller

The Effect of the State Children's Health Insurance Program on Health Insurance Coverage

w9360 Janet Currie
Enrico Moretti

Mother's Education and the Intergenerational Transmission of Human Capital: Evidence from College Openings and Longitudinal Data

w9351 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Suchin Virabhak

Pharmaceutical-embodied technical progress, longevity, and quality of life: drugs as "equipment for your health"

w9350 Jeff DeSimone
Determinants of Drug Injection Behavior: Economic Factors, HIV Injection Risk and Needle Exchange Programs

w9325 Charles I. Jones
Why Have Health Expenditures as a Share fo GDP Risen So Much?

w9317 Kathleen McGarry
Health and Retirement: Do Changes in Health Affect Retirement Expectations?

w9311 David M. Cutler
Robert S. Huckman

Technological Development and Medical Productivity: The Diffusion of Angioplasty in New York State

w9303 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Tomas J. Philipson

The Dual Effects of Intellectual Property Regulations: Within- and Between- Patent Competition in the US Pharmaceuticals Industry

w9281 M. Kate Bundorf
Mark V. Pauly

Is Health Insurance Affordable for the Uninsured?

w9280 Jay Bhattacharya
Darius Lakdawalla

Does Medicare Benefit the Poor? New Answers to an Old Question

w9247 Shin-Yi Chou
Michael Grossman
Henry Saffer

An Economic Analysis of Adult Obesity: Results from the Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System

w9245 Greg Coleman
Michael Grossman
Ted Joyce

The Effect of Cigarette Excise Taxes on Smoking Before, During and After Pregnancy

w9238 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Agnès Couffinhal
Michel Grignon
Marc Perronin

Access to Physician Services: Does Supplemental Insurance Matter? Evidence from France

w9213 Anne Case
Christina Paxson
Joseph Ableidinger

Orphans in Africa

w9209 Anna Aizer
Janet Currie

Networks or Neighborhoods? Correlations in the Use of Publicly-Funded Maternity Care in California

w9206 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Robert Town

Competition, Payer, and Hospital Quality

w9197 Stephen E. Snyder
William N. Evans

The Impact of Income on Mortality: Evidence from the Social Security Notch

w9193 Kerwin Kofi Charles
Melvin Stephens Jr.

Abortion Legalization and Adolescent Substance Use

w9185 Adriana Lleras-Muney
Frank R. Lichtenberg

The Effect of Education on Medical Technology Adoption: Are the More Educated More Likely to Use New Drugs

w9168 Robert Moffitt
Welfare Programs and Labor Supply

w9167 Melissa A. Thomasson
Did Blue Cross and Blue Shield Suffer from Adverse Selection? Evidence from the 1950s

w9157 Kathleen Carey
Avi Dor

Does Managerial 'Outsourcing' Reduce Expense Preference Behavior? A Comparison of Adopters and Non-Adopters of Contract-Management in US Hospitals

w9148 Jonathan Gruber
Jeffrey Kubik

Health Insurance Coverage and the Disability Insurance Application Decision

w9130 Dahlia K. Remler
Joshua Graff Zivin
Sherry A. Glied

Modeling Health Insurance Expansions: Effects of Alternate Approaches

w9098 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile

Socioeconomic Status and Health: Why is the Relationship Stronger for Older Children?

w9093 Melissa Schettini Kearney
Is There an Effect of Incremental Welfare Benefits on Fertility Behavior? A Look at the Family Cap

w9058 David Card
Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

Using Discontinuous Eligibility Rules to Identify the Effects of the Federal Medicaid Expansions on Low Income Children

w9038 Mireia Jofre-Bonet
Jody L. Sindelar

Drug Treatment as a Crime Fighting Tool

w9036 David M. Cutler
Employee Costs and the Decline in Health Insurance Coverage

w9031 Amy Finkelstein
The Interaction of Partial Public Insurance Programs and Residual Private Insurance Markets: Evidence from the U.S. Medicare Program

w9021 Phillip B. Levine
The Impact of Social Policy and Economic Activity Throughout the Fertility Decision Tree

w9007 Sean Nicholson
Patricia M. Danzon
Jeffrey S. McCullough

Biotech-Pharmaceutical Alliances as a Signal of Asset and Firm Quality

w9004 Jayanta Bhattacharya
Thomas DeLeire
Steven Haider
Janet Currie

Heat or Eat? Cold Weather Shocks and Nutrition in Poor American Families

w9003 Jayanta Bhattacharya
Steven Haider
Janet Currie

Food Insecurity or Poverty? Measuring Need-Related Dietary Adequacy

w8996 Frank Lichtenberg
Benefits and Costs of Newer Drugs: An Update

w8989 Henry Hansmann
Daniel Kessler
Mark McClellan

Ownership Form and Trapped Capital in the Hospital Industry

w8986 Adriana Lleras-Muney
The Relationship Between Education and Adult Mortality in the United States

w8962 Jonathan Gruber
Anindya Sen
Mark Stabile

Estimating Price Elasticities When there is Smuggling: The Sensitivity of Smoking to Price in Canada

w8946 Darius Lakdawalla
Tomas Philipson

The Growth of Obesity and Technological Change: A Theoretical and Empirical Examination

w8936 Robert Kaestner
Lisa Dubay
Genevieve Kenney

Medicaid Managed Care and Infant Health: A National Evaluation

w8917 Amy Finkelstein
Minimum Standards and Insurance Regulation: Evidence from the Medigap Market

w8899 Jason R. Barro
Michael Chu

HMO Penetration, Ownership Status, and the Rise of Hospital Advertising

w8878 Jonathan Gruber
Robin McKnight

Why Did Employee Health Insurance Contributions Rise?

w8872 Jonathan Gruber
Sendhil Mullainathan

Do Cigarette Taxes Make Smokers Happier?

w8843 Dora L. Costa
The Measure of Man and Older Age Mortality: Evidence from the Gould Sample

w8836 William J. Collins
Melissa A. Thomasson

Exploring the Racial Gap in Infant Mortality Rates, 1920-1970

w8818 William D. Nordhaus
The Health of Nations: The Contribution of Improved Health to Living Standards

w8817 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Health Insurance, Labor Supply, and Job Mobility: A Critical Review of the Literature

w8813 Phillip B. Levine
Douglas Staiger

Abortion as Insurance

w8812 Janet Currie
John Fahr

Medicaid Managed Care: Effects on Children's Medicaid Coverage and Utilization

w8808 David E. Bloom
David Canning
Bryan Graham

Longevity and Life Cycle Savings

w8777 Jonathan Gruber
Botond Koszegi

A Theory of Government Regulation of Addictive Bads: Optimal Tax Levels and Tax Incidence for Cigarette Excise Taxation

w8770 Patricia M. Anderson
Kristin F. Butcher
Phillip B. Levine

Maternal Employment and Overweight Children

w8755 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Sources of U.S. Longevity Increase, 1960-1997

w8742 Sebnem Kalemli-Ozcan
David N. Weil

Mortality Change, the Uncertainty Effect, and Retirement

w8702 Jenny Williams
Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Wechsler

Are There Differential Effects of Price and Policy on College Students' Drinking Intensity?

w8699 Henry Saffer
Dhaval Dave

Mental Illness and the Demand for Alcohol, Cocaine and Cigarettes

w8697 David Dranove
Daniel Kessler
Mark McClellan
Mark Satterthwaite

Is More Information Better? The Effects of 'Report Cards' on Health Care Providers


2001
w8691 Matthew C. Farrelly
Terry F. Pechacek
Frank J. Chaloupka

The Impact of Tobacco Control Program Expenditures on Aggregate Cigarette Sales: 1981-1998

w8677 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of New Drugs on Mortality from Rare Diseases and HIV

w8657 Jonathan Gruber
Taxes and Health Insurance

w8632 Michael Chernew
Gautam Gowrisankaran
A. Mark Fendrick

Payer Type and the Returns to Bypass Surgery: Evidence from Hospital Entry Behavior

w8628 Victor R. Fuchs
Mark McClellan
Jonathan Skinner

Area Differences in Utilization of Medical Care and Mortality Among U.S. Elderly

w8621 Janet Currie
John Fahr

Hospitals, Managed Care, and the Charity Caseload in California

w8602 Peter Arcidiacono
Holger Sieg
Frank Sloan

Living Rationally Under the Volcano? An Empirical Analysis of Heavy Drinking and Smoking

w8589 Michael Chernew
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Dennis P. Scanlon

Learning and the Value of Information: Evidence From Health Plan Report Cards

w8562 Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Alcohol Taxes and Labor Market Outcomes

w8556 David Cutler
Ellen Meara

Changes in the Age Distribution of Mortality Over the 20th Century

w8542 Richard H. Steckel
Health and Nutrition in the Preindustrial Era: Insights from a Millennium of Average Heights in Northern Europe

w8537 Daniel Kessler
Mark McClellan

The Effects of Hospital Ownership on Medical Productivity

w8534 Angus Deaton
Christina Paxson

Mortality, Income, and Income Inequality Over Time in Britain and the United States

w8531 Joseph P. Newhouse
Medicare Policy in the 1990s

w8523 Peter C. Coyte
Mark Stabile

Household Responses to Public Home Care Programs

w8522 Martin Gaynor
James B. Rebitzer
Lowell J. Taylor

Incentives in HMOs

w8511 Christopher J. Ruhm
William E. Black

Does Drinking Really Decrease in Bad Times?

w8495 Anne Case
Does Money Protect Health Status? Evidence from South African Pensions

w8490 Craig William Perry
Harvey S. Rosen

Insurance and the Utilization of Medical Services Among the Self-Employed

w8481 Edward Miguel
Michael Kremer

Worms: Education and Health Externalities in Kenya

w8457 Mark V. Pauly
Bradley Herring
David Song

Tax Credits, the Distribution of Subsidized Health Insurance Premiums, and the Uninsured

w8455 David Cutler
Jonathan Gruber

Health Policy in the Clinton Era: Once Bitten, Twice Shy

w8447 Christopher J. Ruhm
Economic Expansions Are Unhealthy: Evidence from Microdata

w8419 Michael Baker
Mark Stabile
Catherine Deri

What do Self-Reported, Objective, Measures of Health Measure?

w8415 Dov Chernichovsky
Sara Markowitz

Toward a Framework for Improving Health Care Financing for an Aging Population: The Case of Israel

h0135 Joseph P. Ferrie
The Poor and the Dead: Socioeconomic Status and Mortality in the U.S., 1850-1860

w8401 Jenny Williams
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Wechsler

Alcohol and Marijuana Use Among College Students: Economic Complements or Substitutes?

w8395 Jonathan Skinner
Elliott Fisher
John E. Wennberg

The Efficiency of Medicare

w8385 Daniel A. Ackerberg
Matilde P. Machado
Michael H. Riordan

Measuring the Relative Performance of Providers of a Health Service

w8370 Angus Deaton
Darren Lubotsky

Mortality, Inequality and Race in American Cities and States

w8344 Anne Case
Darren Lubotsky
Christina Paxson

Economic Status and Health in Childhood: The Origins of the Gradient

w8336 David H. Autor
Mark G. Duggan

The Rise in Disability Recipiency and the Decline in Unemployment

w8332 John A. Tauras
Frank J. Chaloupka

The Demand for Nicotine Replacement Therapies

w8331 John A. Tauras
Patrick M. O'Malley
Lloyd D. Johnston

Effects of Price and Access Laws on Teenage Smoking Initiation: A National Longitudinal Analysis

w8328 Dana Goldman
Darius Lakdawalla

Understanding Health Disparities Across Education Groups

w8318 Angus Deaton
Health, Inequality, and Economic Development

w8316 Craig William Perry
Harvey S. Rosen

The Self-Employed are Less Likely to Have Health Insurance Than Wage Earners. So What?

w8247 Darius Lakdawalla
Dana Goldman
Jay Bhattacharya

Are the Young Becoming More Disabled?

w8241 Orazio P. Attanasio
Carl Emmerson

Differential Mortality in the UK

w8238 Thomas C. Buchmueller
John DiNardo

Union Effects on Health Insurance Provision and Coverage in the United States

w8236 Victor R. Fuchs
The Financial Problems of the Elderly: A Holistic Approach

w8231 Ellen Meara
Why is Health Related to Socioeconomic Status?

w8216 Cory S. Capps
David Dranove
Shane Greenstein
Mark Satterthwaite

The Silent Majority Fallacy of the Elzinga-Hogarty Criteria: A Critique and New Approach to Analyzing Hospital Mergers

w8185 Dahlia K. Remler
Jason E. Rachlin
Sherry A. Glied

What can the take-up of other programs teach us about how to improve take-up of health insurance programs?

w8168 Joseph P. Newhouse
Medical Care Price Indices: Problems and Opportunities / The Chung-Hua Lectures

w8147 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Benefits and Costs of Newer Drugs: Evidence from the 1996 Medical Expenditure Panel Survey

w8134 Cathy J. Bradley
Heather Bednarek
David Neumark

Breast Cancer Survival, Work, and Earnings

w8133 Elaine Silverman
Jonathan Skinner

Are For-Profit Hospitals Really Different? Medicare Upcoding and Market Structure

w8123 Avi Dor
Administered Prices and Suboptimal Prevention: Evidence from the Medicare Dialysis Program

w8099 Angus Deaton
Relative Deprivation, Inequality, and Mortality

w8090 Janet Currie
V. Joseph Hotz

Accidents Will Happen? Unintentional Injury, Maternal Employment, and Child Care Policy

w8069 David Meltzer
Jeanette Chung

Effects of Competition under Prospective Payment on Hospital Costs among High and Low Cost Admissions: Evidence from California, 1983 - 1993

w8065 Paul A. Heidenreich
Mark McClellan
Craig Frances
Laurence C. Baker

The Relation Between Managed Care Market Share and the Treatment of Elderly Fee-For-Service Patients with Myocardial Infarction


2000
w8021 Jonathan Gruber
Michael Lettau

How Elastic is the Firm's Demand for Health Insurance?

w8020 Laurence C. Baker
Managed Care and Technology Adoption in Health Care: Evidence from Magnetic Resonance Imaging

w8000 Dora L. Costa
Understanding Mid-Life and Older Age Mortality Declines: Evidence from Union Army Veterans

w7979 Michael J. Moore
James W. Hughes

The Health Care Consequences of Smoking and its Regulation

w7973 Lawrence F. Katz
Jeffrey R. Kling
Jeffrey B. Liebman

Moving to Opportunity in Boston: Early Results of a Randomized Mobility Experiment

w7942 Donna B. Gilleskie
Thomas A. Mroz

Estimating the Effects of Covariates on Health Expenditures

w7907 Sherry Glied
Joshua Zivin

How Do Doctors Behave When Some (But Not All) of Their Patients are in Managed Care?

w7895 John Mullahy
Live Long, Live Well: Quantifying the Health of Heterogenous Populations

w7887 Susan Athey
Scott Stern

The Impact of Information Technology on Emergency Health Care Outcomes

w7883 Laurence C. Baker
Ciaran S. Phibbs

Managed Care, Technology Adoption, and Health Care: The Adoption of Neonatal Intensive Care

w7865 Nina Pavcnik
Do Pharmaceutical Prices Respond to Insurance?

w7841 John Cawley
Body Weight and Women's Labor Market Outcomes

w7838 Donna B. Gilleskie
Koleman S. Strumpf

The Behavioral Dynamics of Youth Smoking

w7832 Daniel Altman
David M. Cutler
Richard Zeckhauser

Enrollee Mix, Treatment Intensity, and Cost in Competing Indemnity and HMO Plans

w7829 Jonathan Gruber
Medicaid

w7816 Ernst R. Berndt
Anupa Bir
Susan H. Busch
Richard G. Frank
Sharon-Lise T. Normand

The Medical Treatment of Depression, 1991-1996: Productive Inefficiency, Expected Outcome Variations, and Price Indexes

w7781 Jonathan Gruber
Risky Behavior Among Youths: An Economic Analysis

w7780 Jonathan Gruber
Jonathan Zinman

Youth Smoking in the U.S.: Evidence and Implications

w7760 David M. Cutler
Jonathan Gruber
Raymond S. Hartman
M.B. Landrum
J. Newhouse
Meredith B. Rosenthal

The Economic Impacts of the Tobacco Settlement

w7759 Robert J. Gordon
The Boskin Commission Report and its Aftermath

w7758 Henry Saffer
Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Advertising Bans

w7747 D. Cutler
R.G. Frank
C. King III
M.B. Rosenthal
E.R. Vigdor
A.M. Epstein
R.S. Hartman
J.P. Newhouse

How Good a Deal Was the Tobacco Settlement?: Assessing Payments to Massachusetts

w7746 David M. Cutler
Felicia Knaul
Rafael Lozano
Oscar Mendez
Beatriz Zurita

Financial Crisis, Health Outcomes and Aging: Mexico in the 1980s and 1990s

w7703 R. L. Pacula
M. Grossman
F. J. Chaloupka
P. M. O'Malley
L. Johnston
M. C. Farrelly

Marijuana and Youth

w7691 Anne Case
Christina Paxson

Mothers and Others: Who Invests in Children's Health?

w7686 Jay Bhattacharya
Janet Currie

Youths at Nutritional Risk: Malnourished or Misnourished?

w7673 H. Naci Mocan
Erdal Tekin
Jeffrey S. Zax

The Demand for Medical Care in Urban China

w7667 Janet Currie
Jeffrey Grogger

Medicaid Expansions and Welfare Contractions: Offsetting Effects on Prenatal Care and Infant Health?

w7666 Christopher J. Ruhm
Parental Employment and Child Cognitive Development

w7605 Dora L. Costa
Long-Term Declines in Disability Among Older Men: Medical Care, Public Health, and Occupational Change

w7555 Leemore Dafny
Jonathan Gruber

Does Public Insurance Improve the Efficiency of Medical Care? Medicaid Expansions and Child Hospitalizations

w7553 Jonathan Gruber
Tax Subsidies for Health Insurance: Evaluating the Costs and Benefits

w7543 Melissa A. Thomasson
The Importance of Group Coverage: How Tax Policy Shaped U.S. Health Insurance

w7541 Desmond McCarthy
Holger Wolf
Yi Wu

The Growth Costs of Malaria

w7507 Jonathan Gruber
Botond Koszegi

Is Addiction "Rational"? Theory and Evidence

w7506 Jonathan Gruber
Youth Smoking in the U.S.: Prices and Policies

w7504 Victor R. Fuchs
Medicare Reform: The Larger Picture

w7495 Jean O. Lanjouw
Iain Cockburn

Do Patents Matter?: Empirical Evidence after GATT

w7481 Sara Markowitz
Criminal Violence and Alcohol Beverage Control: Evidence from an International Study


1999
w7442 Kenneth Y. Chay
Michael Greenstone

The Impact of Air Pollution on Infant Mortality: Evidence from Geographic Variation in Pollution Shocks Induced by a Recession

w7423 Tomas J. Philipson
Richard A. Posner

The Long-Run Growth in Obesity as a Function of Technological Change

w7412 John A. Tauras
The Transition to Smoking Cessation: Evidence from Multiple Failure Duration Analysis

t0246 Willard G. Manning
John Mullahy

Estimating Log Models: To Transform or Not to Transform?

t0245 John Mullahy
Interaction Effects and Difference-in-Difference Estimation in Loglinear Models

w7383 Stephen L. Mehay
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

The Effectiveness of Workplace Drug Prevention Policies: Does 'Zero Tolerance' Work?

w7390 David M. Cutler
Ellen Meara

The Technology of Birth: Is it Worth it?

w7385 Jean Abraham
Ashish Arora
Martin Gaynor
Douglas Wholey

Enter at Your Own Risk: HMO Participation and Enrollment in the MedicareRisk Market

w7379 Victor R. Fuchs
The Future of Health Economics

w7356 Alec Ian Gershberg
Michael Grossman
Fred Goldman

Competition and the Cost of Capital Revisited: Special Authorities and Underwriters in the Market for Tax-emempt Hospital Bonds

w7327 Mark McClellan
Douglas Staiger

The Quality of Health Care Providers

w7324 Mark McClellan
Douglas Staiger

Comparing Hospital Quality at For-Profit and Not-for-Profit Hospitals

w7307 Donna B. Gilleskie
Byron F. Lutz

The Impact of Employer-Provided Health Insurance on Dynamic Employment Transitions

w7291 Janet Currie
Aaron Yelowitz

Health Insurance and Less Skilled Workers

w7262 John A. Tauras
Frank J. Chaloupka

Determinants of Smoking Cessation: An Analysis of Young Adult Men and Women

w7258 Douglas Staiger
Joanne Spetz
Ciaran Phibbs

Is There Monopsony in the Labor Market? Evidence from a Natural Experiment

w7249 Stephen V. Cameron
James J. Heckman

The Dynamics of Educational Attainment for Blacks, Hispanics, and Whites

w7227 James Monks
Ronald G. Ehrenberg

The Impact of US News and World Report College Rankings on Admission Outcomes and Pricing Decisions at Selective Private Institutions

w7221 Alec Ian Gershberg
Michael Grossman
Fred Goldman

Health Care Capital Financing Agencies: The Intergovernmental Roles of Quasi-Government Authorities and the Impact on the Cost of Capital

w7205 Sherry Glied
Managed Care

w7204 Sherry Glied
The Value of Reductions in Child Injury Mortality in the U.S.

w7176 David M. Cutler
Richard J. Zeckhauser

The Anatomy of Health Insurance

w6313 Dora L. Costa
Unequal at Birth: A Long-Term Comparison of Income and Birth Weight

w7141 Angus Deaton
Inequalities in Income and Inequalities in Health

w7140 Angus Deaton
Christina Paxson

Mortality, Education, Income, and Inequality among American Cohorts

w7130 Jeffrey A. Miron
The Effect of Alcohol Prohibition on Alcohol Consumption

w7129 Michael Grossman
Sara Markowitz

Alcohol Regulation and Violence on College Campuses

w7127 C. Lanier Benkard
Learning and Forgetting: The Dynamics of Aircraft Production

w7114 Henry Saffer
Frank Chaloupka

State Drug Control and Illicit Drug Participation

w7112 Martin Gaynor
William B. Vogt

Antitrust and Competition in Health Care Markets

w7078 Michael Grossman
The Human Capital Model of the Demand for Health

w7052 Richard G. Frank
Thomas G. McGuire

Economics and Mental Health

w7047 Frank J. Chaloupka
Kenneth E. Warner

The Economics of Smoking

w7037 Tomas Philipson
Economic Epidemiology and Infectious Diseases

w6999 Janet Currie
Rosemary Hyson

Is the Impact of Health Shocks Cushioned by Socioeconomic Status? The Case of Low Birthweight

w6980 Darius Lakdawalla
Tomas Philipson

Aging and the Growth of Long-Term Care

w6971 Irving Shapiro
Matthew D. Shapiro
David W. Wilcox

Quality Improvement in Health Care: A Framework for Price and Output Measurement

w6944 Steven D. Levitt
Jack Porter

Estimating the Effect of Alcohol on Driver Risk Using Only Fatal Accident Statistics

w6940 Matthew C. Farrelly
Jeremy W. Bray
Gary A. Zarkin
Brett W. Wendling
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

The Effects of Prices and Policies on the Demand for Marijuana: Evidence from the National Household Surveys on Drug Abuse

w6939 Frank J. Chaloupka
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Matthew C. Farrelly
Lloyd D. Johnston
Patrick M. O'Malley

Do Higher Cigarette Prices Encourage Youth to Use Marijuana?

w6937 John A. Tauras
Frank J. Chaloupka

Price, Clean Indoor Air, and Cigarette Smoking: Evidence from the Longitudinal Data for Young Adults

w6359 Sara Markowitz
Michael Grossman

Alcohol Regulation and Violence Towards Children

w6916 Sara Markowitz
The Price of Alcohol, Wife Abuse, and Husband Abuse

w6910 Julie Lee
Mark McClellan
Jonathan Skinner

The Distributional Effects of Medicare

w6905 Philip J. Cook
Michael J. Moore

Alcohol

w6887 Robert Kaestner
Theodore Joyce
Andrew Racine

Does Publicly Provided Health Insurance Improve the Health of Low-Income Children in the United States

w6872 Thomas Buchmueller
John DiNardo

Did Community Rating Induce an Adverse Selection Death Spiral? Evidencefrom New York, Pennsylvania and Connecticut


1998
w6851 Scott Stern
Manuel Trajtenberg

Empirical Implications of Physician Authority in Pharmaceutical Decisionmaking

w6836 Janet Currie
Patricia Reagan

Distance to Hospitals and Children's Access to Care: Is Being Closer Better, and for Whom?

w6817 Ernst R. Berndt
David M. Cutler
Richard G. Frank
Zvi Griliches
Joseph P. Newhouse

Price Indexes for Medical Care Goods and Services: An Overview of Measurement Issues

w6799 Ernst R. Berndt
Susan H. Busch
Richard G. Frank

Price Indexes for Acute Phase Treatment of Depression

w6762 Jonathan Gruber
Health Insurance and the Labor Market

w6755 Victor R. Fuchs
Health Care for the Elderly: How Much? Who Will Pay for It?

w6748 Alan M. Garber
Thomas E. MaCurdy
Mark C. McClellan

Medical Care at the End of Life: Diseases, Treatment Patterns, and Costs

w6710 Victor R. Fuchs
Health, Government, and Irving Fisher

w6709 Henry S. Farber
Helen Levy

Recent Trends in Employer-Sponsored Health Insurance Coverage: Are Bad Jobs Getting Worse?

w6642 Victor R. Fuchs
Provide, Provide: The Economics of Aging

w6629 Sara Markowitz
Michael Grossman

The Effects of Alcohol Regulation on Physical Child Abuse

w6601 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Allocation of Publicly-Funded Biomedical Research

w6595 Susan Athey
Scott Stern

The Adoption and Impact of Advanced Emergency Response Services

w6574 Iain M. Cockburn
Aslam H. Anis

Hedonic Analysis of Arthritis Drugs

w6569 Frank R. Lichtenberg
Pharmaceutical Innovation, Mortality Reduction, and Economic Growth

w6554 Christopher J. Ruhm
Parental Leave and Child Health

w6547 Darius Lakdawalla
Tomas Philipson

The Rise in Old Age Longevity and the Market for Long-Term Care

w6523 Sarah Feldman
David Scharfstein

Managed Care Provider Volume

w6513 Jonathan Skinner
John E. Wennberg

How Much is Enough? Efficiency and Medicare Spending in the Last Six Months of Life

w6503 Debra Sabatini Dwyer
Olivia S. Mitchell

Health Problems as Determinants of Retirement: Are Self-Rated Measures Endogenous?

w6500 John Mullahy
It'll Only Hurt a Second? Microeconomic Determinants of Who Gets Flu Shots

t0228 John Mullahy
Much Ado About Two: Reconsidering Retransformation and the Two-Part Model in Health Economics

t0227 Aaron A. Stinnett
John Mullahy

Net Health Benefits: A New Framework for the Analysis of Uncertainty in Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

w6435 William N. Gentry
John R. Penrod

The Tax Benefits of Not-for-Profit Hospitals

w6423 Patricia Born
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Does Spending on Medical Services Change as HMOs Grow and Mature?

w6417 Richard G. Frank
Ernst R. Berndt
Susan H. Busch

Price Indexes for the Treatment of Depression

t0219 Michael D. Hurd
Anchoring Effects in the HRS: Experimental and Nonexperimental Evidence

w6377 Darius Lakdawalla
Tomas Philipson

Nonprofit Production and Competition

w6348 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Adolescent Alcohol and Marijuana Consumption: Is There Really a Gateway Effect?


1997
w6249 Alan M. Garber
Thomas E. MaCurdy
Mark B. McClellan

Persistence of Medicare Expenditures Among Elderly Beneficiaries

w6242 Anne E. Brisson
Richard G. Frank
Elizabeth S. Notman
Julie A. Gazmararian

Impact of a Managed Behavioral Health Care Carve-Out: A Case Study of One HMO

w6225 Tomas Philipson
George Zanjani

Consumption vs. Production of Insurance

w6193 Michael D. Hurd
Kathleen McGarry

The Predictive Validity of Subjective Probabilities of Survival

w6182 Ernst R. Berndt
Iain M. Cockburn
Douglas L. Cocks
Arnold Epstein
Zvi Griliches

Is Price Inflation Different for the Elderly? An Empirical Analysis of Prescription Drugs

w6164 Sherry Glied
Jane Sisk
Sheila Gorman
Michael Ganz

Selection, Marketing, and Medicaid Managed Care

w6139 Aaron Yelowitz
Why Did the SSI-Disabled Program Grow So Much? Disentangling the Effect of Medicaid

w6125 A. Bowen Garrett
Sherry Glied

The Effect of U.S. Supreme Court Ruling Sullivan v. Zebley on Child SSI and AFDC Enrollment

w6087 Jonathan Gruber
Kathleen Adams
Joseph P. Newhouse

Physician Fee Policy and Medicaid Program Costs

w6082 Thomas S. Dee
William N. Evans

Teen Drinking and Education Attainment: Evidence From Two-Sample Instrumental Variables (TSIV) Estimates

w6041 Jonathan Gruber
Aaron Yelowitz

Public Health Insurance and Private Savings

w6035 Paul Gertler
Jonathan Gruber

Insuring Consumption Against Illness

w6034 Jonathan Gruber
Phillip Levine
Douglas Staiger

Abortion Legalization and Child Living Circumstances: Who is the "Marginal Child?"

w6029 Theodore Joyce
Impact of Augmented Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes of Medicaid Recipients in New York City

w6013 Mark McClellan
Jonathan Skinner

The Incidence of Medicare

w5998 William N. Evans
Jeanne S. Ringel

Can Higher Cigarette Taxes Improve Birth Outcomes?

w5989 Susan L. Ettner
Richard G. Frank
Ronald C. Kessler

The Impact of Psychiatric Disorders on Labor Market Outcomes

w5987 Laurence C. Baker
Martin L. Brown

The Effect of Managed Care on Health Care Providers

w5985 Janet Currie
Jonathan Gruber

The Technology of Birth: Health Insurance, Medical Interventions, and Infant Health

h0099 Lee A. Craig
Thomas Weiss

Nutritional Status and Agricultural Surpluses in the Antebellum United States

w5953 William E. Encinosa III
Martin Gaynor
James B. Rebitzer

The Sociology of Groups and the Economics of Incentives: Theory and Evidence on Compensation Systems

w5948 David M. Blau
Donna B. Gilleskie

Retiree Health Insurance and the Labor Force Behavior of Older Men in the 1990s

w5946 David Meltzer
Accounting for Future Costs in Medical Cost-Effectiveness Analysis

w5931 David S. Salkever
Marisa E. Domino

Within Group "Structural" Tests of Labor-Market Discrimination: A Study of Persons with Serious Disabilities

w5891 Alan B. Krueger
Helen Levy

Accounting for the Slowdown in Employer Health Care Costs


1996
w5843 Philip J. Cook
Allan M. Parnell
Michael J. Moore
Deanna Pagnini

The Effects of Short-Term Variation in Abortion Funding on Pregnancy Outcomes

w5834 Sherry Glied
Christina Hoven
Robert Moore
A. Bowen Garrett

Medicaid and Service Use Among Homeless Adults

w5831 Jonathan Gruber
Health Insurance for Poor Women and Children in the U.S.: Lessons from the Past Decade

w5813 Ernst R. Berndt
Richard G. Frank
Thomas G. McGuire

Alternate Insurance Arrangements and the Treatment of Depression: What Are the Facts?

w5740 Frank J. Chaloupka
Michael Grossman

Price, Tobacco Control Policies and Youth Smoking

w5713 Michael Grossman
Frank J. Chaloupka
Charles C. Brown

The Demand for Cocaine by Young Adults: A Rational Addiction Approach

w5615 Phillip B. Levine
Douglas Staiger
Thomas J. Kane
David J. Zimmerman

Roe v. Wade and American Fertility

w5591 David M. Cutler
Public Policy for Health Care

w5570 Christopher J. Ruhm
Are Recessions Good For Your Health?

w5567 William N. Evans
Matthew C. Farrelly
Edward Montgomery

Do Workplace Smoking Bans Reduce Smoking?

w5555 Robert Kaestner
Drug Use and AFDC Participation: Is There a Connection?

w5543 Frank J. Chaloupka
Adit Laixuthai

U.S. Trade Policy and Cigarette Smoking in Asia

w5525 David M. Cutler
Brigitte C. Madrian

Labor Market Responses to Rising Health Insurance Costs: Evidence on Hours Worked

w5524 Frank J. Chaloupka
Michael Grossman
John A. Tauras

Public Policy and Youth Smokeless Tobacco Use

w5466 Daniel P. Kessler
Mark McClellan

Do Doctors Practice Defensive Medicine?

w5434 Robert Kaestner
Theodore Joyce
Hassan Wehbeh

The Effect of Maternal Drug Use on Birth Weight: Measurement Error in Binary Variables

w5428 Michael Kremer
Integrating Behavioral Choice into Epidemiological Models of the AIDS Epidemic

w5418 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Effect of Pharmaceutical Utilization and Innovation on Hospitalization and Mortality

w5409 Jay Bhattacharya
Alan M. Garber
Thomas MaCurdy

Cause-Specific Mortality among Medicare Enrollees


1995
w5388 Janet Currie
Do Children of Immigrants Make Differential Use of Public Health Insurance?

w5360 Laurence C. Baker
HMOs and Fee-For-Service Health Care Expenditures: Evidence from Medicare

w5356 Laurence C. Baker
Kenneth S. Corts

The Effects of HMOs on Conventional Insurance Premiums: Theory and Evidence

w5328 Dora L. Costa
The Political Economy of State Provided Health Insurance in the Progressive Era: Evidence from California

w5319 Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Wechsler

The Impact of Price, Availability, and Alcohol Control Policies on Binge Drinking in College

w5294 Mark B. McClellan
David A. Wise

Where the Money Goes: Medical Expenditures in a Large Corporation

w5248 David S. Salkever
Richard G. Frank

Economic Issues in Vaccine Purchase Arrangements

w5216 William H. Dow
Jessica Holmes
Tomas Philipson
Xavier Sala-i-Martin

Disease Complementarities and the Evaluation of Public Health Interventions

w5195 Christopher J. Ruhm
Alcohol Policies and Highway Vehicle Fatalities

t0182 Sanders Korenman
Noreen Goldman
Haishan Fu

Refining Estimates of Marital Status Differences in Mortality at Older Ages

w5157 Wesley A. Magat
Michael J. Moore

Consumer Product Safety Regulation in the United States and the United Kingdom: The Case of Bicycles

w5153 Michael J. Moore
Death and Tobacco Taxes

w5152 Michael J. Moore
Philip J. Cook

Habit and Heterogeneity in the Youthful Demand for Alcohol

w5148 David E. Bloom
Ajay S. Mahal

Does the AIDS Epidemic Really Threaten Economic Growth?

w5065 Christopher J. Ruhm
Jackqueline L. Teague

Parental Leave Policies in Europe and North America

w5052 Janet Currie
Jonathan Gruber

Health Insurance Eligibility, Utilization of Medical care, and Child Health

w5017 Timothy Waidmann
John Bound
Michael Schoenbaum

The Illusion of Failure: Trends in the Self-Reported Health of the U.S. Elderly

w5012 Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Wechsler

Price, Tobacco Control Policies and Smoking Among Young Adults


1994
w4981 Judith K. Hellerstein
The Demand for Post-Patent Prescription Pharmaceuticals

w4933 Jonathan Gruber
Maria Owings

Physician Financial Incentives and Cesarean Section Delivery

w4930 Janet Currie
Jonathan Gruber
Michael Fischer

Physician Payments and Infant Mortality: Evidence from Medicaid Fee Policy

w4920 Laurence C. Baker
Does Competition from HMOs Affect Fee-For-Service Physicians?

w4914 Christopher Ruhm
Economic Conditions and Alcohol Problems

w4880 Douglas Holtz-Eakin
John R. Penrod
Harvey S. Rosen

Health Insurance and the Supply of Entrepreneurs

w4879 David Cutler
Market Failure in Small Group Health Insurance

w4853 Rebecca M. Blank
Christine C. George
Rebecca A. London

State Abortion Rates: The Impact of Policies, Providers, Politics, Demographics, and Economic Environment

w4852 Martin Feldstein
Jonathan Gruber

A Major Risk Approach to Health Insurance Reform

w4822 John A. Rizzo
Jody L. Sindelar

Optimal Regulation of Multiply-Regulated Industries: The Case of Physician Services

w4803 Jeffrey E. Harris
A Working Model for Predicting the Consumption and Revenue Impacts of Large Increases in the U.S. Federal Cigarette Excise Tax

w4786 Tetsuji Yamada
Tadashi Yamada
Chang Gun Kim
Haruko Noguchi

Effectiveness of Government Policy: An Experience from a National HealthCare System

w4708 Henry Saffer
Alcohol Advertising and Motor Vehicle Fatalities

w4700 Paul Gertler
Roland Sturm
Bruce Davidson

Information and the Demand for Supplemental Medicare Insurance

w4695 Martin Gaynor
Issues in the Industrial Organization of the Market for Physician Services

w3909 John Mullahy
Jody L. Sindelar

Alcoholism, Work, and Income Over the Life Cycle

w4662 Frank J. Chaloupka
Adit Laixuthai

Do Youths Substitute Alcohol and Marijuana? Some Econometric Evidence

w4649 John Mullahy
Jody L. Sindelar

Health, Income, and Risk Aversion: Assessing Some Welfare Costs of Alcoholism and Poor Health


1993
w4589 Jonathan Gruber
Maria Hanratty

The Labor Market Effects of Introducing National Health Insurance: Evidence from Canada

w4497 Tetsuji Yamada
Michael Kendix
Tadashi Yamada

The Impact of Alcohol Consumption and Marijuana Use on High School Graduation

w4479 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Limited Insurance Portability and Job Mobility: The Effects of Public Policy on Job-Lock

w4476 Brigitte C. Madrian
Employment-Based Health Insurance and Job Mobility: Is There Evidence ofJob-Lock?

w4469 Jonathan Gruber
Brigitte C. Madrian

Health Insurance Availability and the Retirement Decision

w4460 Martin Gaynor
Gerard F. Anderson

Uncertain Demand, The Structure of Hospital Costs, and the Cost of EmptyHospital Beds

w4409 Hope Corman
Stephen Chaikind

The Effect of Low Birthweight on the Health, Behavior, and School Performance of School-Aged Children

w4402 Sara De La Rica
Thomas Lemieux

Does Public Health Insurance Reduce Labor Market Flexibility or Encourage the Underground Economy? Evidence from Spain and the United States

w4385 Michael Grossman
Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Saffer
Adit Laixuthai

Effects of Alcohol Price Policy on Youth

w4359 Naci H. Mocan
Kudret Topyan

Illicit Drug Use and Health: Analysis and Projections of New York City Birth Outcomes Using a Kalman Filter Model

w4307 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

Employer Provided Health Insurance and Retirement Behavior

w4302 David M. Cutler
Louise M. Sheiner

Policy Options for Long-Term Care

w4301 David M. Cutler
Why Doesn't the Market Fully Insure Long-Term Care?

w4300 David M. Cutler
The Incidence of Adverse Medical Outcomes Under Prospective Payments

w4278 Adit Laixuthai
Frank J. Chaloupka

Youth Alcohol Use and Public Policy


1992
w4221 Eugene M. Lewit
Alan C. Monheit

Expenditures on Health Care for Children and Pregnant Women

w4212 John DiNardo
Thomas Lemieux

Alcohol, Marijuana, and American Youth: The Unintended Effects of Government Regulation

w4164 Alan M. Garber
Charles E. Phelps

Economic Foundations of Cost Effective Analysis

w4147 Daniel Feenberg
Jonathan Skinner

The Risk and Duration of Catastrophic Health Care Expenditures

w4139 Fred Goldman
Michael Grossman
Susan W. Nesbitt
Pamela Mobilia

Determinants of Interest Rates on Tax-Exempt Hospital Bonds

w4107 Andrew Dick
Alan M. Garber
Thomas MaCurdy

Forecasting Nursing Home Utilization of Elderly Americans

w3987 Theodore Joyce
Andrew D. Racine
Naci Mocan

The Consequences and Costs of Maternal Substance Abuse in New York City


1991
w3923 Richard G. Frank
Martin Gaynor

Organizational Failure and Government Transfers: Evidence From an Experiment in the Financing of Mental Health Care

w3884 Victor R. Fuchs
National Health Insurance Revisited

w3872 Martin Gaynor
Gerard F. Anderson

Hospital Costs and the Cost of Empty Hospital Beds

w3850 Hope Corman
Robert Kaestner

The Effects of Child Health on Marital Status

w3832 Janet Currie
Nancy Cole

Does Participation in Transfer Programs During Pregnancy Improve Birth Weight?

w3831 Frank J. Chaloupka
Henry Saffer
Michael Grossman

Alcohol Control Policies and Motor Vehicle Fatalities

w3803 Richard G. Frank
David S. Salkever

Pricing, Patent Loss and the Market For Pharmaceuticals

w3700 Richard Frank
Martin Gaynor

Incentives, Optimality, and Publicly Provided Goods: The Case of Mental Health Services

w3694 Theodore J. Joyce
Naci H. Mocan

Unemployment and Infant Health: Times-Series Evidence from the State of Tennessee


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