Short-Run Subsidies and Long-Run Adoption of New Health Products: Evidence from a Field Experiment
NBER Working Paper No. 16298
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I am grateful to Christian Hellwig and Adriana Lleras-Muney for detailed suggestions, and to Sandra Black, Sylvain Chassang, Jessica Cohen, Esther Duflo, Giacomo De Giorgi, Frederico Finan, Seema Jayachandran, Robert Jensen, Rohini Pande, Jonathan Robinson, Justin Sydnor, and numerous seminar participants for helpful comments and discussions. I thank Katharine Conn, Moses Baraza, and their field team for their outstanding project implementation and data collection. The study was funded by the Acumen Fund, the Adessium Foundation, the Exxon Mobil Foundation, a Dartmouth Faculty Burke Award and UCLA. The Olyset nets used in the study were donated by Sumitomo Chemical. All errors are my own. The views expressed herein are those of the author and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.