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NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH

Equilibria in Health Exchanges: Adverse Selection vs. Reclassification Risk

Benjamin R. Handel, Igal Hendel, Michael D. Whinston

NBER Working Paper No. 19399
Issued in September 2013

---- Acknowledgements -----

We thank conference discussants Gautam Gowrisankaran, Bruno Jullien, Kei Kawai, Pierre-Thomas Leger, and Neale Mahoney for their detailed advice and comments on this paper. We also thank the participants in seminars at AEA Annual Meetings (2012), Berkeley, Berkeley-Stanford IO Fest (2011), Bureau of Economic Analysis, Carnegie Mellon Heinz, Duke Applied Microeconomics Jamboree (2012), Harvard, Montreal HEC, Montreal HEC Health-IO Conference, M.I.T., NBER Health Care Summer Institute (2013), NYU, Northwestern-Toulouse IO Conference, Robert Wood Johnson SHPR Annual Meeting (2012), Stanford SITE: Theory-Based Modeling (2012), Toulouse Network for IT Annual Meeting (2011), University of Arizona, University of Chicago, UCL, University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee, Utah Winter Business Economics Conference (2013), Wharton Health Exchanges Conference, and Yale. All authors are grateful for support from NSF grant SES-1259770 and Whinston also thanks prior support from NSF and the Toulouse Network for Information Technology. We thank Jorge Lemus and Fernando Luco for outstanding research assistance. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.

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