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NBER Papers in Health Care


2016
w22542 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie

Are Publicly Insured Children Less Likely to be Admitted to Hospital than the Privately Insured (and Does it Matter)?

w22530 Stefan Pichler
Nicolas R. Ziebarth

The Pros and Cons of Sick Pay Schemes: Testing for Contagious Presenteeism and Noncontagious Absenteeism Behavior

w22519 Timothy J. Layton
Thomas G. McGuire

Marketplace Plan Payment Options for Dealing with High-Cost Enrollees

w22515 Momotazur Rahman
Edward C. Norton
David C. Grabowski

Do Hospital-Owned Skilled Nursing Facilities Provide Better Post-Acute Care Quality?

w22504 Christopher J. Ruhm
Taking the Measure of a Fatal Drug Epidemic

w22478 David Molitor
The Evolution of Physician Practice Styles: Evidence from Cardiologist Migration

w22471 Helen Levy
Edward C. Norton
Jeffrey A. Smith

Tobacco Regulation and Cost-Benefit Analysis: How Should We Value Foregone Consumer Surplus?

w22465 Rasmus Landersø
James J. Heckman

The Scandinavian Fantasy: The Sources of Intergenerational Mobility in Denmark and the U.S.

w22464 Emily Oster
Does Disease Cause Vaccination? Disease Outbreaks and Vaccination Response

w22459 Ezra Golberstein
Gilbert Gonzales
Ellen Meara

Economic Conditions and Children's Mental Health

w22450 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang
Shun Wang

New Evidence on Trust and Well-being

w22440 Michael Geruso
Demand Heterogeneity in Insurance Markets: Implications for Equity and Efficiency

w22430 Donna B. Gilleskie
Euna Han
Edward C. Norton

Disentangling the Contemporaneous and Dynamic Effects of Human and Health Capital on Wages over the Life Cycle

w22429 Guy David
Philip A. Saynisch
Aaron Smith-McLallen

The Inner Workings of the Patient Centered Medical Home Model

w22373 George Wehby
Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health

w22371 Edward C. Norton
Jun Li
Anup Das
Lena M. Chen

Moneyball in Medicare

w22369 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Paul Schrimpf

Bunching at The Kink: Implications for Spending Responses to Health Insurance Contracts

w22363 Amanda E. Kowalski
Doing More When You're Running LATE: Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments

w22353 David Besanko
David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite

Insurance and the High Prices of Pharmaceuticals

w22344 Christina DePasquale
Kevin Stange

Labor Supply Effects of Occupational Regulation: Evidence from the Nurse Licensure Compact

w22338 Kurt Lavetti
Kosali Simon

Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans

w22328 Tom Chang
Joshua Graff Zivin
Tal Gross
Matthew Neidell

The Effect of Pollution on Worker Productivity: Evidence from Call-Center Workers in China

w22318 Olesya Fomenko
Jonathan Gruber

Claims-Shifting: The Problem of Parallel Reimbursement Regimes

w22317 Jessica Y. Ho
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Cecep Sumantri
Duncan Thomas

Adult Mortality Five Years after a Natural Disaster: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami

w22308 Kai Yeung
Anirban Basu
Ryan N. Hansen
Sean D. Sullivan

Price Elasticities of Pharmaceuticals in a Value-Based-Formulary Setting

w22306 Michael Chernew
David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Understanding the Improvement in Disability Free Life Expectancy In the U.S. Elderly Population

w22288 Carlos Dobkin
Amy Finkelstein
Raymond Kluender
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

The Economic Consequences of Hospital Admissions

w22277 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Maria Polyakova

Private Provision of Social Insurance: Drug-specific Price Elasticities and Cost Sharing in Medicare Part D

w22265 Kosali Simon
Aparna Soni
John Cawley

The Impact of Health Insurance on Preventive Care and Health Behaviors: Evidence from the 2014 ACA Medicaid Expansions

w22249 Norma B. Coe
Jing Guo
R. Tamara Konetzka
Courtney Harold Van Houtven

What is the Marginal Benefit of Payment-Induced Family Care?

w22213 Molly Frean
Jonathan Gruber
Benjamin D. Sommers

Premium Subsidies, the Mandate, and Medicaid Expansion: Coverage Effects of the Affordable Care Act

w22194 Eric Helland
Seth A. Seabury

Are Settlements in Patent Litigation Collusive? Evidence from Paragraph IV Challenges

w22182 Charles Courtemanche
James Marton
Benjamin Ukert
Aaron Yelowitz
Daniela Zapata

Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on Health Insurance Coverage in Medicaid Expansion and Non-Expansion States

w22171 David H. Howard
Guy David
Jason Hockenberry

Selective Hearing: Physician-Ownership and Physicians' Response to New Evidence

w22137 Victoria Y. Fan
Dean T. Jamison
Lawrence H. Summers

The Inclusive Cost of Pandemic Influenza Risk

w22121 Abhijit Banerjee
Sharon Barnhardt
Esther Duflo

Can Iron-Fortified Salt Control Anemia? Evidence from Two Experiments in Rural Bihar

w22118 Ammar Farooq
Adriana Kugler

Beyond Job Lock: Impacts of Public Health Insurance on Occupational and Industrial Mobility

w22106 Leemore Dafny
Kate Ho
Robin S. Lee

The Price Effects of Cross-Market Hospital Mergers

w22085 Grant Miller
Christine Valente

Population Policy: Abortion and Modern Contraception are Substitutes

w22084 Hanming Fang
Qing Gong

Detecting Potential Overbilling in Medicare Reimbursement via Hours Worked

w22039 Matthew Grennan
Ashley Swanson

Transparency and Negotiated Prices: The Value of Information in Hospital-Supplier Bargaining

w22037 Andrea Park Chung
Martin Gaynor
Seth Richards-Shubik

Subsidies and Structure: The Lasting Impact of the Hill-Burton Program on the Hospital Industry

w22031 Eric Helland
Anupam B. Jena
Dan P. Ly
Seth A. Seabury

Self-insuring against Liability Risk: Evidence from Physician Home Values in States with Unlimited Homestead Exemptions

w21990 Sanders Korenman
Dahlia K. Remler

Including Health Insurance in Poverty Measurement: The Impact of Massachusetts Health Reform on Poverty

w21937 Charles Courtemanche
Rusty Tchernis
Benjamin Ukert

The Effect of Smoking on Obesity: Evidence from a Randomized Trial

w21930 Alice Chen
Darius N. Lakdawalla

Saving Lives or Saving Money? Understanding the Dual Nature of Physician Preferences

w21929 John Cawley
Andrew S. Hanks
David R. Just
Brian Wansink

Incentivizing Nutritious Diets: A Field Experiment of Relative Price Changes and How They are Framed

w21894 Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser
Adi Shany

Out of Africa: Human Capital Consequences of In Utero Conditions

w21873 Margherita Borella
Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French

Rich, Poor, Singles, and Couples. Who Receives Medicaid in Old Age and Why?

w21870 Brian K. Chen
Hawre Jalal
Hideki Hashimoto
Sze-Chuan Suen
Karen Eggleston
Michael Hurley
Lena Schoemaker
Jay Bhattacharya

Forecasting Trends in Disability in a Super-Aging Society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan

w21858 David Powell
Dana Goldman

Disentangling Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection in Private Health Insurance

w21855 David C. Chan
Jr

Informational Frictions and Practice Variation: Evidence from Physicians in Training

w21851 Alexander Gelber
Timothy Moore
Alexander Strand

The Effect of Disability Insurance Payments on Beneficiaries’ Earnings

w21846 Gopi Shah Goda
Monica Farid
Jay Bhattacharya

The Incidence of Mandated Health Insurance: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act Dependent Care Mandate


2015
w21833 Benjamin Lester
Ali Shourideh
Venky Venkateswaran
Ariel Zetlin-Jones

Screening and Adverse Selection in Frictional Markets

w21819 Nathaniel Hendren
Knowledge of Future Job Loss and Implications for Unemployment Insurance

w21815 Zack Cooper
Stuart V. Craig
Martin Gaynor
John Van Reenen

The Price Ain’t Right? Hospital Prices and Health Spending on the Privately Insured

w21797 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Philipp Kircher
Johannes Spinnewijn
Amanda Starc

Inferring Risk Perceptions and Preferences using Choice from Insurance Menus: Theory and Evidence

w21783 Amanda Starc
Robert J. Town

Internalizing Behavioral Externalities: Benefit Integration in Health Insurance

w21780 Gisela Hostenkamp
Frank R. Lichtenberg

Listen to your Doctor, or else!: Medication Under-use and Overuse and Long-term Health Outcomes of Danish Diabetes Patients

w21759 Benjamin R. Handel
Jonathan T. Kolstad
Johannes Spinnewijn

Information Frictions and Adverse Selection: Policy Interventions in Health Insurance Markets

w21725 Gregory Colman
Dhaval Dave

It’s About Time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate On Time Use

w21714 Abby Alpert
Darius Lakdawalla
Neeraj Sood

Prescription Drug Advertising and Drug Utilization: The Role of Medicare Part D

w21666 Bhaven Sampat
Heidi L. Williams

How Do Patents Affect Follow-On Innovation? Evidence from the Human Genome

w21654 Neeraj Sood
Abby Alpert
Kayleigh Barnes
Peter Huckfeldt
Jose Escarce

Effects of Payment Reform in More versus Less Competitive Markets

w21650 Mark Duggan
Jonathan Gruber
Boris Vabson

The Efficiency Consequences of Health Care Privatization: Evidence from Medicare Advantage Exits

w21648 Suhui Li
Avi Dor
Jesse M. Pines
Mark S. Zocchi
Renee Y. Hsia

Private Safety-Net Clinics: Effects of Financial Pressures and Community Characteristics on Closures

w21642 Jeffrey Clemens
Joshua D. Gottlieb
Tímea Laura Molnár

The Anatomy of Physician Payments: Contracting Subject to Complexity

w21641 Kate Ho
Adam M. Rosen

Partial Identification in Applied Research: Benefits and Challenges

w21632 Zarek C. Brot-Goldberg
Amitabh Chandra
Benjamin R. Handel
Jonathan T. Kolstad

What Does a Deductible Do? The Impact of Cost-Sharing on Health Care Prices, Quantities, and Spending Dynamics

w21617 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

The Robustness of Tests for Consumer Choice Inconsistencies

w21616 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Sharon Barnhardt

Movies, Margins and Marketing: Encouraging the Adoption of Iron-Fortified Salt

w21604 Christopher J. Ruhm
Health Effects of Economic Crises

w21603 Amitabh Chandra
Amy Finkelstein
Adam Sacarny
Chad Syverson

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

w21600 Emily Oster
Diabetes and Diet: Behavioral Response and the Value of Health

w21593 John Mullahy
Estimation of Multivariate Probit Models via Bivariate Probit

w21580 Ausmita Ghosh
Kosali Simon

The Effect of Medicaid on Adult Hospitalizations: Evidence from Tennessee’s Medicaid Contraction

w21579 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Neophilia Ranking of Scientific Journals

w21570 Richard van Kleef
Thomas McGuire
Rene van Vliet
Wynand van de Ven

Improving Risk Equalization with Constrained Regression

w21565 Mark Pauly
Adam Leive
Scott Harrington

The Price of Responsibility: The Impact of Health Reform on Non-Poor Uninsureds

w21541 Maria Polyakova
Regulation of Insurance with Adverse Selection and Switching Costs: Evidence from Medicare Part D.

w21531 Timothy J. Layton
Randall P. Ellis
Thomas G. McGuire

Assessing Incentives for Adverse Selection in Health Plan Payment Systems

w21513 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Daniel P. Kessler

Does Health Plan Generosity Enhance Hospital Market Power?

w21510 Resul Cesur
Pınar Mine Güneş
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

The Value of Socialized Medicine: The Impact of Universal Primary Healthcare Provision on Birth and Mortality Rates in Turkey

w21501 Alice Chen
Dana Goldman

Health Care Spending: Historical Trends and New Directions

w21500 Steven T. Berry
Philip Haile

Identification in Differentiated Products Markets

w21499 Vahid Montazerhodjat
Andrew W. Lo

Is the FDA Too Conservative or Too Aggressive?: A Bayesian Decision Analysis of Clinical Trial Design

w21497 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effect of Hospital/Physician Integration on Hospital Choice

w21483 Norma B. Coe
Gopi Shah Goda
Courtney Harold Van Houtven

Family Spillovers of Long-Term Care Insurance

w21469 Jeffrey Clemens
Stan Veuger

Risks to the Returns to Medical Innovation: The Case of Myriad Genetics

w21465 John Cawley
David Frisvold

The Incidence of Taxes on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: The Case of Berkeley, California

w21454 Gabriella Conti
James J. Heckman
Rodrigo Pinto

The Effects of Two Influential Early Childhood Interventions on Health and Healthy Behaviors

w21425 Thomas Buchmueller
John C. Ham
Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

The Medicaid Program

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

Nudges in Exercise Commitment Contracts: A Randomized Trial

w21405 Jishnu Das
Alaka Holla
Aakash Mohpal
Karthik Muralidharan

Quality and Accountability in Healthcare Delivery: Audit-Study Evidence from Primary Care in India

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?


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