Insurer Competition and Negotiated Hospital Prices
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We thank Patricia Foo for exceptional research assistance; Allan Collard-Wexler, Leemore Dafny, and David Dranove for suggestions; and seminar participants at Columbia, the FTC, Harvard, Johns Hopkins, Kellogg, LSE, NBER Summer Institute, Northwestern, NYU, and SMU for helpful comments. We acknowledge support from the NYU Stern Center for Global Economy and Business. The authors have no other outside sources of funding and no relevant or material outside financial relationships that relate to the research described in this paper. All errors are our own. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.