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NBER Papers in Health Economics


2014
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

w20020 Casey B. Mulligan
The ACA: Some Unpleasant Welfare Arithmetic

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

w19996 Richard Wright
Erdal Tekin
Volkan Topalli
Chandler McClellan
Timothy Dickinson
Richard Rosenfeld

Less Cash, Less Crime: Evidence from the Electronic Benefit Transfer Program

w19989 Mark Duggan
Amanda Starc
Boris Vabson

Who Benefits when the Government Pays More? Pass-Through in the Medicare Advantage Program

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

Education, Health and Wages

w19961 Mabel A. Andalon
Jenny Williams
Michael Grossman

Empowering Women: The Effect of Schooling on Young Women's Knowledge and Use of Contraception

w19956 Jason Abaluck
Leila Agha

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

w19948 Robert Kaestner
Cuiping Long
G. Caleb Alexander

Effects of Prescription Drug Insurance on Hospitalization and Mortality: Evidence from Medicare Part D

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

w19928 Charles Courtemanche
Joshua C. Pinkston
Jay Stewart

Adjusting Body Mass for Measurement Error with Invalid Validation Data

w19913 Pilar Garcia-Gomez
Sergi Jimenez-Martin
Judit Vall Castelló

Financial Incentives, Health and Retirement in Spain

w19904 Jeffrey Clemens
Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance

w19902 Alan L. Gustman
Thomas L. Steinmeier

The Role of Health in Retirement

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

w19835 Florian Scheuer
Kent Smetters

Could a Website Really Have Doomed the Health Exchanges? Multiple Equilibria, Initial Conditions and the Construction of the Fine

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

w19857 Jason M. Lindo
Peter Siminski
Oleg Yerokhin

Breaking the Link Between Legal Access to Alcohol and Motor Vehicle Accidents: Evidence from New South Wales

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?

w19839 Stephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder
George L. Wehby
Sarah Lewis
Luisa Zuccolo

Alcohol Exposure In Utero and Child Academic Achievement

w19801 Jill R. Horwitz
Daniel Polsky

Challenges to Regulatory Decentralization: Lessons from State Health Technology Regulation

w19800 Martin Gaynor
Kate Ho
Robert Town

The Industrial Organization of Health Care Markets

w19795 Melissa S. Kearney
Phillip B. Levine

Media Influences on Social Outcomes: The Impact of MTV’s 16 and Pregnant on Teen Childbearing

w19794 Talia Bar
Dean R. Lillard

Direct to Consumer Advertising of Pharmaceutical Drugs: Information and Persuasion

w19793 Timothy J. Moore
The Employment Effect of Terminating Disability Benefits

w19787 Marika Cabral
Neale Mahoney

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

w19781 Matthew Harding
Michael Lovenheim

The Effect of Prices on Nutrition: Comparing the Impact of Product- and Nutrient-Specific Taxes

w19779 Byron Lutz
Louise Sheiner

The Fiscal Stress Arising from State and Local Retiree Health Obligations


2013
w19770 Trevor S. Gallen
Casey B. Mulligan

Wedges, Labor Market Behavior, and Health Insurance Coverage under the Affordable Care Act

w19769 Resul Cesur
Naci H. Mocan

Does Secular Education Impact Religiosity, Electoral Participation and the Propensity to Vote for Islamic Parties? Evidence from an Education Reform in a Muslim Country

w19761 Jeffrey Clemens
The Effect of U.S. Health Insurance Expansions on Medical Innovation

w19756 Taryn Dinkelman
Mitigating Long-run Health Effects of Drought: Evidence from South Africa

w19753 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Douglas Webber
Jody L. Sindelar

The Roles of Assimilation and Ethnic Enclave Residence in Immigrant Smoking

w19742 Alberto Abadie
Matthew M. Chingos
Martin R. West

Endogenous Stratification in Randomized Experiments

w19719 Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Jean M. Abraham
Kosali Simon
Roger Feldman

Going into the Affordable Care Act: Measuring the Size, Structure and Performance of the Individual and Small Group Markets for Health Insurance

w19700 Amitabh Chandra
Jonathan Holmes
Jonathan Skinner

Is This Time Different? The Slowdown in Healthcare Spending

w19685 Dora Costa
Health and the Economy in the United States, from 1750 to the Present

w19654 Kelly Bedard
Peter J. Kuhn

Making Nutritional Information Digestible: Effects of a Receipt-Based Intervention on Restaurant Purchases

w19629 Xi Wu
Li Gan

Multiple Dimensions of Private Information in Life Insurance Markets

w19626 Tara Watson
Enforcement and Immigrant Location Choice

w19622 Brian K. Chen
Paul J. Gertler
Chuh-Yuh Yang

Moral Hazard and Economies of Scope in Physician Ownership of Complementary Medical Services

w19592 Anusua Datta
Dhaval M. Dave

Effects of Physician-Directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescription Behaviors: Longitudinal Evidence

w19603 Emilio Depetris-Chauvin
David N. Weil

Malaria and Early African Development: Evidence from the Sickle Cell Trait

w19597 Mehmet Alper Dinçer
Neeraj Kaushal
Michael Grossman

Women’s Education: Harbinger of Another Spring? Evidence from a Natural Experiment in Turkey

w19571 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Jamie Mullins
Matthew J. Neidell

What Do We Know About Short and Long Term Effects of Early Life Exposure to Pollution?

w19566 Robert Clark
Melinda Morrill
David Vanderweide

The Effects of Retiree Health Insurance Plan Characteristics on Retirees’ Choice and Employers’ Costs

w19565 Frank Schorfheide
Kenneth I. Wolpin

To Hold Out or Not to Hold Out

w19558 Lucie Schmidt
Lara Shore-Sheppard
Tara Watson

The Effect of Safety Net Programs on Food Insecurity

w19554 Daniel L. Millimet
Rusty Tchernis

The Origins of Early Childhood Anthropometric Persistence

w19528 Elizabeth Bodine-Baron
Sarah Nowak
Raffaello Varadavas
Neeraj Sood

Conforming and Non-conforming Peer Effects in Vaccination Decisions

w19527 Keith M Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

How Product Standardization Affects Choice: Evidence from the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange

w19522 Peter Arcidiacono
Paul B. Ellickson
Peter Landry
David B. Ridley

Pharmaceutical Followers

w19511 Robert Clark
Olivia S. Mitchell

How Does Retiree Health Insurance Influence Public Sector Employee Saving?

w19503 Jeffrey Clemens
Joshua D. Gottlieb

Bargaining in the Shadow of a Giant: Medicare's Influence on Private Payment Systems

w19496 Sergei Koulayev
Niels Skipper
Emilia Simeonova

Who Is in Control? The Determinants of Patient Adherence with Medication Therapy

w19494 Gianmarco León
Edward Miguel

Transportation Choices and the Value of Statistical Life

w19493 Martha J. Bailey
Fifty Years of Family Planning: New Evidence on the Long-Run Effects of Increasing Access to Contraception

w19490 John A. Romley
Neeraj Sood

Identifying the Health Production Function: The Case of Hospitals

w19487 Murray L. Aitken
Ernst R. Berndt
Barry Bosworth
Iain M. Cockburn
Richard Frank
Michael Kleinrock
Bradley T. Shapiro

The Regulation of Prescription Drug Competition and Market Responses: Patterns in Prices and Sales Following Loss of Exclusivity

w19451 Lizhong Peng
Chad D. Meyerhoefer
Samuel H. Zuvekas

The Effect of Depression on Labor Market Outcomes

w19450 Charles Courtemanche
Samir Soneji
Rusty Tchernis

Modeling Area-Level Health Rankings

w19447 Avi Dor
Partha Deb
Michael Grossman
Gregory Cooper
Siran Koroukian
Fang Xu

Impact of Mortality-Based Performance Measures on Hospital Pricing: the Case of Colon Cancer Surgeries

w19434 Naci Mocan
Christian Raschke
Bulent Unel

The Impact of Mothers’ Earnings on Health Inputs and Infant Health

w19426 Michael Greenstone
B. Kelsey Jack

Envirodevonomics: A Research Agenda for a Young Field

w19422 Vincenzo Atella
Partha Deb

Heterogeneity in Long Term Health Outcomes of Migrants within Italy

w19404 Neeraj Kaushal
Felix Muchomba

How Consumer Price Subsidies affect Nutrition

w19397 Neeraj Sood
Yanyu Wu

The Impact of Insurance and HIV Treatment Technology on HIV Testing

w19366 Casey B. Mulligan
Is the Affordable Care Act Different from Romneycare? A Labor Economics Perspective

w19365 Casey B. Mulligan
Average Marginal Labor Income Tax Rates under the Affordable Care Act

w19344 Silvia Prina
Heather Royer

The Importance of Parental Knowledge and Social Norms: Evidence from Weight Report Cards in Mexico

w19335 David E. Bloom
Elizabeth T. Cafiero
Mark E. McGovern
Klaus Prettner
Anderson Stanciole
Jonathan Weiss
Samuel Bakkila
Larry Rosenberg

The Economic Impact of Non-Communicable Disease in China and India: Estimates, Projections, and Comparisons

w19320 David Cutler
Jonathan Skinner
Ariel Dora Stern
David Wennberg

Physician Beliefs and Patient Preferences: A New Look at Regional Variation in Health Care Spending

w19312 Jennifer M. Meredith
Jonathan Robinson
Sarah Walker
Bruce Wydick

Keeping the Doctor Away: Experimental Evidence on Investment in Preventative Health Products

w19311 Ryan D. Edwards
If My Blood Pressure Is High, Do I Take It To Heart? Behavioral Impacts of Biomarker Collection in the Health and Retirement Study

w19310 Andrew Sfekas
Dean R. Lillard

Do Firms Use Coupons and In-store Discounts to Strategically Market Experience Goods Over the Consumption Life-Cycle? The Case of Cigarettes

w19304 Rebekka Christopoulou
Ahmed Jaber
Dean R. Lillard

The Inter-generational and Social Transmission of Cultural Traits: Theory and Evidence from Smoking Behavior

w19302 Rosalie Liccardo Pacula
David Powell
Paul Heaton
Eric L. Sevigny

Assessing the Effects of Medical Marijuana Laws on Marijuana and Alcohol Use: The Devil is in the Details

w19287 Christopher J. Ruhm
Recessions, Healthy No More?

w19283 Sara LaLumia
James M. Sallee
Nicholas Turner

New Evidence on Taxes and the Timing of Birth

w19280 Mark Egan
Tomas J. Philipson

International Health Economics

w19274 Kerry Anne McGeary
Spousal Effects in Smoking Cessation: Matching, Learning, or Bargaining?

w19268 David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Evidence for Significant Compression of Morbidity In the Elderly U.S. Population

w19263 Yin-Chi Wang
Ping Wang

Barriers to Health and the Poverty Trap

w19245 Margaret S. McMillan
William A. Masters
Harounan Kazianga

Disease Control, Demographic Change and Institutional Development in Africa

w19234 Erdal Tekin
Chandler McClellan
Karen Jean Minyard

Health and Health Behaviors during the Worst of Times: Evidence from the Great Recession

w19233 James Feyrer
Dimitra Politi
David N. Weil

The Cognitive Effects of Micronutrient Deficiency: Evidence from Salt Iodization in the United States

w19225 Jason Fletcher
Sanjeev Kumar

Religion and Risky Health Behaviors among U.S. Adolescents and Adults

w19222 Kasey Buckles
Andreas Hagemann
Ofer Malamud
Melinda S. Morrill
Abigail K. Wozniak

The Effect of College Education on Health

w19218 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Sean Orzol
Lara D. Shore-Sheppard

The Effect of Medicaid Payment Rates on Access to Dental Care Among Children

w19215 Jason M. Fletcher
Stephen L. Ross
Yuxiu Zhang

The Determinants and Consequences of Friendship Composition

w19212 Lawrence E. Blume
William A. Brock
Steven N. Durlauf
Rajshri Jayaraman

Linear Social Interactions Models

w19211 Felix Reichling
Kent Smetters

Optimal Annuitization with Stochastic Mortality Probabilities

w19186 Mariana Carrera
Dana Goldman
Geoffrey Joyce

Heterogeneity in Cost-Sharing and Cost-Sensitivity, and the Role of the Prescribing Physician

w19177 Nathaniel Hendren
The Policy Elasticity

w19172 Kevin M. Stange
How Does Provider Supply and Regulation Influence Health Care Market? Evidence from Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants

w19164 Nancy E. Reichman
Hope Corman
Kelly Noonan

Effects of Mental Health on Couple Relationship Status

w19163 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

Evolving Choice Inconsistencies in Choice of Prescription Drug Insurance

w19162 Hoyt Bleakley
Dora Costa
Adriana Lleras-Muney

Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000

w19161 Dhaval M. Dave
Sandra L. Decker
Robert Kaestner
Kosali Ilayperuma Simon

The Effect of Medicaid Expansions in the Late 1980s and Early 1990s on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women

w19153 Douglas Almond
Hongbin Li
Shuang Zhang

Land Reform and Sex Selection in China

w19151 Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
John Bailey Jones

Medicaid Insurance in Old Age

w19149 Martin B. Hackmann
Jonathan T. Kolstad
Amanda E. Kowalski

Adverse Selection and an Individual Mandate: When Theory Meets Practice

w19145 Jonathan Meer
Harvey S. Rosen

Donative Behavior at the End of Life

w19143 Michael Grossman
Erdal Tekin
Roy Wada

Food Prices and Body Fatness among Youths

w19142 Young Kyung Do
Edward C. Norton
Sally Stearns
Courtney H. Van Houtven

Informal Care and Caregiver's Health

w19115 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Jonathan H. Cantor
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Economic Downturns and Substance Abuse Treatment: Evidence from Admissions Data

w19107 Julian C. Jamison
Dean Karlan
Pia Raffler

Mixed Method Evaluation of a Passive mHealth Sexual Information Texting Service in Uganda

w19105 Janet Currie
Mark Stabile
Lauren E. Jones

Do Stimulant Medications Improve Educational and Behavioral Outcomes for Children with ADHD?

w19101 Christopher C. Afendulis
Michael E. Chernew
Daniel P. Kessler

The Effect of Medicare Advantage on Hospital Admissions and Mortality

w19088 Neeraj Kaushal
How Public Pension affects Elderly Labor Supply and Well-being: Evidence from India

w19058 Mark L. Egan
Casey B. Mulligan
Tomas J. Philipson

Adjusting National Accounting for Health: Is the Business Cycle Countercyclical?

w19046 Paul Gertler
Christel Vermeersch

Using Performance Incentives to Improve Medical Care Productivity and Health Outcomes

w19016 Andreas Ravndal Kostøl
Magne Mogstad

How Financial Incentives Induce Disability Insurance Recipients to Return to Work

w19042 Jason M. Lindo
Aggregation and The Estimated Effects of Local Economic Conditions on Health

w19036 Rebekka Christopoulou
Dean R. Lillard

Is Smoking Behavior Culturally Determined? Evidence from British Immigrants

w19035 Liran Einav
Jonathan D. Levin

The Data Revolution and Economic Analysis

w19014 Sara Heller
Harold A. Pollack
Roseanna Ander
Jens Ludwig

Preventing Youth Violence and Dropout: A Randomized Field Experiment

w19005 Tomas J. Philipson
George Zanjani

Economic Analysis of Risk and Uncertainty induced by Health Shocks: A Review and Extension

w19002 Costas Meghir
Mårten Palme
Emilia Simeonova

Education, Cognition and Health: Evidence from a Social Experiment

w18994 Jason M. Lindo
Jessamyn Schaller
Benjamin Hansen

Economic Conditions and Child Abuse

w18991 Mark Pauly
Ashley Swanson

Social Impact Bonds in Nonprofit Health Care: New Product or New Package?

w18977 Janet Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Diagnosis and Unnecessary Procedure Use: Evidence from C-Section

w18974 Emmanuelle Lavaine
Matthew J. Neidell

Energy Production and Health Externalities: Evidence from Oil Refinery Strikes in France

w18964 Grant Miller
A. Mushfiq Mobarak

Gender Differences in Preferences, Intra-Household Externalities, and Low Demand for Improved Cookstoves

w18959 Garth Heutel
Christopher J. Ruhm

Air Pollution and Procyclical Mortality

w18948 Edward C. Norton
Lauren Hersch Nicholas
Sean Sheng-Hsiu Huang

Informal Care and Inter-vivos Transfers: Results from the National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women

w18947 Michael Geruso
Harvey S. Rosen

Fraud in the Workplace? Evidence from a Dependent Verification Program

w18935 Joshua Graff Zivin
Matthew Neidell

Environment, Health, and Human Capital

w18932 Grant Miller
Kimberly Singer Babiarz

Pay-for-Performance Incentives in Low- and Middle-Income Country Health Programs

w18926 Suhui Li
Avi Dor

How Do Hospitals Respond to Market Entry? Evidence from A Deregulated Market for Cardiac Revascularization

w18900 Sanders Korenman
Dahlia Remler

Rethinking Elderly Poverty: Time for a Health Inclusive Poverty Measure?

w18887 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Effects of Welfare Reform on Women’s Crime

w18876 Janet Currie
Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Katherine Meckel
Matthew J. Neidell
Wolfram Schlenker

Something in the Water: Contaminated Drinking Water and Infant Health

w18869 Bruce D. Meyer
Wallace K.C. Mok

Disability, Earnings, Income and Consumption

w18863 John Cawley
Rosemary Avery
Matthew Eisenberg

The Effect of Deceptive Advertising on Consumption of the Advertised Good and its Substitutes: The Case of Over-the-Counter Weight Loss Products

w18859 Gary Solon
Steven J. Haider
Jeffrey Wooldridge

What Are We Weighting For?

w18858 Gregory J. Colman
Dhaval M. Dave

Physical Activity and Health

w18853 David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite
Christopher Ody

How do Hospitals Respond to Negative Financial Shocks? The Impact of the 2008 Stock Market Crash

w18830 Dhaval M. Dave
Effects of Pharmaceutical Promotion: A Review and Assessment

w18810 Silvie Colman
Thomas S. Dee
Theodore J. Joyce

Do Parental Involvement Laws Deter Risky Teen Sex?

w18805 John Cawley
Stephanie von Hinke Kessler Scholder

The Demand for Cigarettes as Derived from the Demand for Weight Control

w18776 Alberto Chong
Marco Gonzalez-Navarro
Dean Karlan
Martin Valdivia

Effectiveness and Spillovers of Online Sex Education: Evidence from a Randomized Evaluation in Colombian Public Schools

w18773 Pinka Chatterji
Sara Markowitz

Effects of Bicycle Helmet Laws on Children's Injuries

w18772 Jens Ludwig
Greg J. Duncan
Lisa A. Gennetian
Lawrence F. Katz
Ronald C. Kessler
Jeffrey R. Kling
Lisa Sanbonmatsu

Long-Term Neighborhood Effects on Low-Income Families: Evidence from Moving to Opportunity

w18750 Pierre Dubois
Rachel Griffith
Aviv Nevo

Do Prices and Attributes Explain International Differences in Food Purchases?

w18736 Resul Cesur
Erdal Tekin
Aydogan Ulker

Air Pollution and Infant Mortality: Evidence from the Expansion of Natural Gas Infrastructure

w18731 Hope Corman
Naci H. Mocan

Alcohol Consumption, Deterrence and Crime in New York City

w18700 Janet Currie
Lucas Davis
Michael Greenstone
Reed Walker

Do Housing Prices Reflect Environmental Health Risks? Evidence from More than 1600 Toxic Plant Openings and Closings

w18698 Naoki Aizawa
Hanming Fang

Equilibrium Labor Market Search and Health Insurance Reform

w18692 Alan Barreca
Karen Clay
Olivier Deschenes
Michael Greenstone
Joseph S. Shapiro

Adapting to Climate Change: The Remarkable Decline in the U.S. Temperature-Mortality Relationship over the 20th Century

w18689 Jason Fletcher
The Effects of Childhood ADHD on Adult Labor Market Outcomes


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