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NBER Papers in Health Care


2015
w21406 Jay Bhattacharya
Alan M. Garber
Jeremy D. Goldhaber-Fiebert

Nudges in Exercise Commitment Contracts: A Randomized Trial

w21399 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K.C. Mok
James X. Sullivan

Household Surveys in Crisis

w21389 Seth Freedman
Haizhen Lin
Jeffrey Prince

Information Technology and Patient Health: Analyzing Outcomes, Populations, and Mechanisms

w21387 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Christopher A. Powers

Which Models Can We Trust to Evaluate Consumer Decision Making? Comment on “Choice Inconsistencies among the Elderly”

w21361 Pablo Celhay
Paul Gertler
Paula Giovagnoli
Christel Vermeersch

Long Run Effects of Temporary Incentives on Medical Care Productivity

w21360 Stefano DellaVigna
Eliana La Ferrara

Economic and Social Impacts of the Media

w21345 David Powell
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
Mireille Jacobson

Do Medical Marijuana Laws Reduce Addictions and Deaths Related to Pain Killers?

w21317 John Cawley
Anna Choi

Health Disparities Across Education: The Role of Differential Reporting Error

w21308 Amy Finkelstein
Nathaniel Hendren
Erzo F.P. Luttmer

The Value of Medicaid: Interpreting Results from the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment

w21304 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Raymond Kluender
Paul Schrimpf

Beyond Statistics: The Economic Content of Risk Scores

w21298 Francesco Decarolis
Maria Polyakova
Stephen P. Ryan

The Welfare Effects of Supply-Side Regulations in Medicare Part D

w21290 Craig Garthwaite
Tal Gross
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

Hospitals as Insurers of Last Resort

w21279 Anne Case
Angus Deaton

Suicide, Age, and Wellbeing: an Empirical Investigation

w21275 Jason M. Lindo
Analisa Packham

How Much Can Expanding Access to Long-Acting Reversible Contraceptives Reduce Teen Birth Rates?

w21270 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones
Jeremy McCauley

Medical Spending of the U.S. Elderly

w21268 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John B. Jones

Savings After Retirement: A Survey

w21246 Heidi L. Williams
Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets

w21239 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Pharmaceutical Innovation on Premature Cancer Mortality in Canada, 2000-2011

w21233 Mark R. Trusheim
Ernst R. Berndt

An Overview of the Stratified Economics of Stratified Medicine

w21222 Michael Geruso
Timothy Layton

Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment

w21218 Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod
Jessica Van Parys

Physician Practice Style and Patient Health Outcomes: The Case of Heart Attacks

w21209 Mark Duggan
Melissa S. Kearney
Stephanie Rennane

The Supplemental Security Income (SSI) Program

w21197 Jeffrey Grogger
Soda Taxes and the Prices of Sodas and Other Drinks: Evidence from Mexico

w21160 Saurabh Bhargava
George Loewenstein
Justin Sydnor

Do Individuals Make Sensible Health Insurance Decisions? Evidence from a Menu with Dominated Options

w21141 Daniel R. Feenberg
Ina Ganguli
Patrick Gaule
Jonathan Gruber

It's Good to be First: Order Bias in Reading and Citing NBER Working Papers

w21104 Christina M. Dalton
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Robert Town

Myopia and Complex Dynamic Incentives: Evidence from Medicare Part D

w21088 Fan Fei
James R. Hines Jr.
Jill R. Horwitz

Are PILOTs Property Taxes for Nonprofits?

w21072 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
David Powell
Erin Taylor

Does Prescription Drug Coverage Increase Opioid Abuse? Evidence from Medicare Part D

w21050 Joseph Doyle
John Graves
Jonathan Gruber

Uncovering Waste in U.S. Healthcare

w21049 Dhaval M. Dave
Robert Kaestner
George L. Wehby

Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?

w21048 Daniel Gottlieb
Olivia S. Mitchell

Narrow Framing and Long-Term Care Insurance

w21045 Michael Sinkinson
Amanda Starc

Ask Your Doctor? Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Pharmaceuticals

w21031 Amelia M. Haviland
Matthew D. Eisenberg
Ateev Mehrotra
Peter J. Huckfeldt
Neeraj Sood

Do “Consumer-Directed” Health Plans Bend the Cost Curve Over Time?

w21028 Kate Ho
Joseph Hogan
Fiona Scott Morton

The Impact of Consumer Inattention on Insurer Pricing in the Medicare Part D Program

w21022 Sara Allin
Michael Baker
Maripier Isabelle
Mark Stabile

Physician Incentives and the Rise in C-sections: Evidence from Canada

w21015 Darius Lakdawalla
Anup Malani
Julian Reif

The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

w21002 David C. Chan
Jr.

The Efficiency of Slacking Off: Evidence from the Emergency Department

w20981 Matthew Grennan
Robert Town

Regulating Innovation with Uncertain Quality: Information, Risk, and Access in Medical Devices

w20976 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber
Ashley Swanson

Prescription Drug Use under Medicare Part D: A Linear Model of Nonlinear Budget Sets

w20950 Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan
Nancy Reichman

Lifecycle Effects of a Recession on Health Behaviors: Boom, Bust, and Recovery in Iceland

w20929 Laura R. Wherry
Sarah Miller
Robert Kaestner
Bruce D. Meyer

Childhood Medicaid Coverage and Later Life Health Care Utilization

w20927 Peter J. Huckfeldt
Amelia Haviland
Ateev Mehrotra
Zachary Wagner
Neeraj Sood

Patient Responses to Incentives in Consumer-directed Health Plans: Evidence from Pharmaceuticals

w20921 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Cities and Ideas

w20920 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Age and the Trying Out of New Ideas

w20907 Michael J. Dickstein
Mark Duggan
Joseph Orsini
Pietro Tebaldi

The Impact of Market Size and Composition on Health Insurance Premiums: Evidence from the First Year of the ACA

w20892 Charles J. Courtemanche
Joshua C. Pinkston
Christopher J. Ruhm
George Wehby

Can Changing Economic Factors Explain the Rise in Obesity?

w20889 Pierre Azoulay
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Danielle Li
Bhaven N. Sampat

Public R&D Investments and Private-sector Patenting: Evidence from NIH Funding Rules

w20887 Amanda E. Kowalski
What Do Longitudinal Data on Millions of Hospital Visits Tell us About The Value of Public Health Insurance as a Safety Net for the Young and Privately Insured?

w20878 Leila Agha
David Molitor

The Local Influence of Pioneer Investigators on Technology Adoption: Evidence from New Cancer Drugs

w20873 Feng Huang
Li Gan

Impact of China's Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance on Health Care Expenditure and Health Outcomes

w20867 David H. Howard
Peter B. Bach
Ernst R. Berndt
Rena M. Conti

Pricing in the Market for Anticancer Drugs

w20835 David W. Brown
Amanda E. Kowalski
Ithai Z. Lurie

Medicaid as an Investment in Children: What is the Long-Term Impact on Tax Receipts?


2014
w20818 Vilsa Curto
Liran Einav
Jonathan Levin
Jay Bhattacharya

Can Health Insurance Competition Work? Evidence from Medicare Advantage

w20812 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

Measuring Consumer Valuation of Limited Provider Networks

w20811 Anirban Basu
Andrew M. Jones
Pedro Rosa Dias

The Roles of Cognitive and Non-Cognitive Skills in Moderating the Effects of Mixed-Ability Schools on Long-Term Health

w20789 Amy Finkelstein
Matthew Gentzkow
Heidi Williams

Sources of Geographic Variation in Health Care: Evidence from Patient Migration

w20773 Marinho Bertanha
Guido W. Imbens

External Validity in Fuzzy Regression Discontinuity Designs

w20767 Nikhil Agarwal
An Empirical Model of the Medical Match

w20748 Gregory Colman
Dhaval Dave

Unemployment and Health Behaviors Over the Business Cycle: a Longitudinal View

w20655 Anirban Basu
Norma B. Coe
David E. Grembowski
Larry Kessler

Political Polarization, Anticipated Health Insurance Uptake and Individual Mandate: A view from the Washington State

w20653 Martha J. Bailey
Andrew Goodman-Bacon

The War on Poverty's Experiment in Public Medicine: Community Health Centers and the Mortality of Older Americans

w20631 Susan T. Stewart
David M. Cutler

The Contribution of Behavior Change and Public Health to Improved U.S. Population Health

w20599 Nils Wernerfelt
David Slusky
Richard Zeckhauser

Second Trimester Sunlight and Asthma: Evidence from Two Independent Studies

w20597 Amanda E. Kowalski
The Early Impact of the Affordable Care Act State-By-State

w20586 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Family Planning: Program Effects

w20565 Laurence C. Baker
Kate Bundorf
Daniel Kessler

Expanding Patients' Property Rights In Their Medical Records

w20553 David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite
Christopher Ody
Bingyang Li

Investment Subsidies and the Adoption of Electronic Medical Records in Hospitals

w20548 Mark Duggan
Craig Garthwaite
Aparajita Goyal

The Market Impacts of Pharmaceutical Product Patents in Developing Countries: Evidence from India

w20537 Hefei Wen
Jason M. Hockenberry
Janet R. Cummings

The Effect of Substance Use Disorder Treatment Use on Crime: Evidence from Public Insurance Expansions and Health Insurance Parity Mandates

w20534 Jason M. Fletcher
Leora I. Horwitz
Elizabeth Bradley

Estimating the Value Added of Attending Physicians on Patient Outcomes

w20525 Alice Chen
Emily Oster
Heidi Williams

Why is Infant Mortality Higher in the US than in Europe?

w20515 Timothy J. Layton
Thomas G. McGuire
Anna D. Sinaiko

Risk Corridors and Reinsurance in Health Insurance Marketplaces: Insurance for Insurers

w20509 Bruce Meyer
Nikolas Mittag

Misclassification in Binary Choice Models

w20499 Ann P. Bartel
Carri W. Chan
Song-Hee (Hailey) Kim

Should Hospitals Keep Their Patients Longer? The Role of Inpatient and Outpatient Care in Reducing Readmissions

w20477 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Richard Hornbeck

(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance

w20470 Marika Cabral
Michael Geruso
Neale Mahoney

Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage

w20462 Jonathan Gruber
Robin McKnight

Controlling Health Care Costs Through Limited Network Insurance Plans: Evidence from Massachusetts State Employees

w20432 Charles F. Manski
Vaccine Approvals and Mandates Under Uncertainty: Some Simple Analytics

w20411 Neale Mahoney
E. Glen Weyl

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

w20378 Judd B. Kessler
Alvin E. Roth

Don't Take 'No' For An Answer: An Experiment With Actual Organ Donor Registrations

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

w20371 Melissa A. Boyle
Joanna N. Lahey

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

w20359 Michael Geruso
Thomas G. McGuire

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

w20330 Mark Egan
Tomas J. Philipson

Health Care Adherence and Personalized Medicine

w20318 Brigitte C. Madrian
Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design

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?

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

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
Daniel Grossman
Samuel Kleiner
Michael F. Lovenheim

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

w20169 Marianne P. Bitler
Madeline Zavodny

Medicaid: A Review of the Literature

w20159 Seth Freedman
Haizhen Lin
Kosali Simon

Public Health Insurance Expansions and Hospital Technology Adoption

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

w20091 Daniel Bennett
Wesley Yin

The Market for High-Quality Medicine

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

w19998 Jacob Glazer
Thomas McGuire
Julie Shi

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

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

Education, Health and Wages

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

w19944 Tom Chang
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Tal Gross
Matthew J. Neidell

Particulate Pollution and the Productivity of Pear Packers

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

w19904 Jeffrey Clemens
Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance

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

w19878 Jeffrey E. Harris
Ana Inés Balsa
Patricia Triunfo

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

w19862 Philip J. Cook
Kenneth Dodge
George Farkas
Roland G. Fryer
Jr
Jonathan Guryan
Jens Ludwig
Susan Mayer
Harold Pollack
Laurence Steinberg

The (Surprising) Efficacy of Academic and Behavioral Intervention with Disadvantaged Youth: Results from a Randomized Experiment in Chicago

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?

w19801 Jill R. Horwitz
Daniel Polsky

Cross Border Effects of State Health Technology Regulation

w19800 Martin Gaynor
Kate Ho
Robert Town

The Industrial Organization of Health Care Markets

w19787 Marika Cabral
Neale Mahoney

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

w19779 Byron Lutz
Louise Sheiner

The Fiscal Stress Arising from State and Local Retiree Health Obligations


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