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2018
w25233 David Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Irina Bondarenko
Kassandra Messer
Trivellore Raghunathan
Susan Stewart
Allison B. Rosen

Attributing Medical Spending to Conditions: A Comparison of Methods
w25208 Michele Baggio
Alberto Chong
David Simon

Sex, Drugs, and Baby Booms: Can Behavior Overcome Biology?
w25209 D. Mark Anderson
Joseph J. Sabia
Erdal Tekin

Child Access Prevention Laws and Juvenile Firearm-Related Homicides
w25225 Emily Oster
Behavioral Feedback: Do Individual Choices Influence Scientific Results?
w25189 Solomon Hsiang
Robert E. Kopp

An Economist's Guide to Climate Change Science
w25190 Stuart V. Craig
Keith Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

How Important Is Price Variation Between Health Insurers?
w25200 Daniel J. Benjamin
Errors in Probabilistic Reasoning and Judgment Biases
w25177 Hannah Druckenmiller
Solomon Hsiang

Accounting for Unobservable Heterogeneity in Cross Section Using Spatial First Differences
w25178 Martin B. Hackmann
R. Vincent Pohl

Patient vs. Provider Incentives in Long Term Care
w25143 Bruce D. Meyer
Nikolas Mittag
Robert M. Goerge

Errors in Survey Reporting and Imputation and their Effects on Estimates of Food Stamp Program Participation
w25165 Anna Aizer
Paul J. Devereux
Kjell G. Salvanes

Grandparents, Moms, or Dads? Why Children of Teen Mothers Do Worse in Life
w25153 Colleen M. Carey
Sarah Miller
Laura R. Wherry

The Impact of Insurance Expansions on the Already Insured: The Affordable Care Act and Medicare
w25154 Hanming Fang
Ami Ko

Partial Rating Area Offering in the ACA Marketplaces: Facts, Theory and Evidence
w25156 Molly Frean
Mark Pauly

Does High Cost-Sharing Slow the Long-term Growth Rate of Health Spending? Evidence from the States
w25130 Kimberly Singer Babiarz
Paul Ma
Grant Miller
Shige Song

The Limits (and Human Costs) of Population Policy: Fertility Decline and Sex Selection in China under Mao
w25131 Andrew S. Hanks
Carolyn Gunther
Dean Lillard
Robert L. Scharff

From Paper to Plastic: Understanding the Impact of eWIC on WIC Recipient Behavior
w25134 Myrto Kalouptsidi
Paul T. Scott
Eduardo Souza-Rodrigues

Linear IV Regression Estimators for Structural Dynamic Discrete Choice Models
w25105 Lizhong Peng
Xiaohui (Ronnie) Guo
Chad D. Meyerhoefer

The Effects of Medicaid Expansion on Labor Market Outcomes: Evidence from Border Counties
w25060 Lars J. Lefgren
Olga B. Stoddard
John E. Stovall

Are Two Bads Better Than One? A Model of Sensory Limitations
w25027 D. Mark Anderson
Kerwin Kofi Charles
Daniel I. Rees

Public Health Efforts and the Decline in Urban Mortality
w25037 Kevin Callison
Robert Kaestner
Jason Ward

A Test of Supply-side Explanations of Geographic Variation in Health Care Use
w25049 Amanda E. Kowalski
Behavior within a Clinical Trial and Implications for Mammography Guidelines
w25050 John Cawley
Chelsea Crain
David Frisvold
David Jones

The Pass-Through of the Largest Tax on Sugar-Sweetened Beverages: The Case of Boulder, Colorado
w25052 John Cawley
David Frisvold
Anna Hill
David Jones

The Impact of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax on Purchases and Consumption by Adults and Children
w25053 Sarah Miller
Luojia Hu
Robert Kaestner
Bhashkar Mazumder
Ashley Wong

The ACA Medicaid Expansion in Michigan and Financial Health
w25055 Daniel Bauer
Darius Lakdawalla
Julian Reif

Mortality Risk, Insurance, and the Value of Life
w25058 Christopher Snyder
Ran Zhuo

Sniff Tests in Economics: Aggregate Distribution of Their Probability Values and Implications for Publication Bias
w24990 John Cawley
David Frisvold
Anna Hill
David Jones

The Impact of the Philadelphia Beverage Tax on Prices and Product Availability
w24954 Resul Cesur
Travis Freidman
Joseph J. Sabia

Death, Trauma and God: The Effect of Military Deployments on Religiosity
w24955 Janet M. Currie
W. Bentley MacLeod

Understanding Physician Decision Making: The Case of Depression
w24957 Matthew J. Higgins
Xin Yan
Chirantan Chatterjee

Market Effects of Adverse Regulatory Events: Evidence from Drug Relabeling
w24959 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark F. Stehr
Justin R. Sydnor
Dmitry Taubinsky

The Limits of Simple Implementation Intentions: Evidence from a Field Experiment on Making Plans to Exercise
w24962 Adrienne M. Lucas
Nicholas L. Wilson

Schooling, Wealth, Risky Sexual Behavior, and HIV/AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa
w24970 Kelly C. Bishop
Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff

Hazed and Confused: The Effect of Air Pollution on Dementia
w24974 Jeffrey E. Harris
Mariana Gerstenblüth
Patricia Triunfo

Smokers' Rational Lexicographic Preferences for Cigarette Package Warnings: A Discrete Choice Experiment with Eye Tracking
w24975 Dhaval Dave
Monica Deza
Brady P. Horn

Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs, Opioid Abuse, and Crime
w24913 Melanie Guldi
Amelia Hawkins
Jeffrey Hemmeter
Lucie Schmidt

Supplemental Security Income and Child Outcomes: Evidence from Birth Weight Eligibility Cutoffs
w24909 Roberto Perotti
The Human Side of Austerity: Health Spending and Outcomes During the Greek Crisis
w24920 Diether W. Beuermann
C. Kirabo Jackson

Do Parents Know Best? The Short and Long-Run Effects of Attending The Schools that Parents Prefer
w24942 Osea Giuntella
Matthias Rieger
Lorenzo Rotunno

Weight gains from trade in foods: Evidence from Mexico
w24903 Olivier Deschenes
Kyle C. Meng

Quasi-Experimental Methods in Environmental Economics: Opportunities and Challenges
w24882 Adrienne Lucas
Nicholas Wilson

Does Television Kill Your Sex Life? Microeconometric Evidence from 80 Countries
w24885 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy Reichman

Effects of Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes: Reconciling a Messy Literature
w24889 John Cawley
Alex Susskind
Barton Willage

The Impact of Information Disclosure on Consumer Behavior: Evidence from a Randomized Field Experiment of Calorie Labels on Restaurant Menus
w24899 Thomas DeLeire
The Effect of Disenrollment from Medicaid on Employment, Insurance Coverage, Health and Health Care Utilization
w24892 Stefan Hut
Emily Oster

Changes in Household Diet: Determinants and Predictability
w24860 Mikko Packalen
Jay Bhattacharya

Does the NIH Fund Edge Science?
w24864 Matthew Grennan
Kyle Myers
Ashley Swanson
Aaron Chatterji

Physician-Industry Interactions: Persuasion and Welfare
w24865 Daniel Prinz
Michael Chernew
David Cutler
Austin Frakt

Health and Economic Activity Over the Lifecycle: Literature Review
w24870 Michael Geruso
Dean Spears

Heat, Humidity, and Infant Mortality in the Developing World
w24856 David A. Jaeger
Theodore J. Joyce
Robert Kaestner

A Cautionary Tale of Evaluating Identifying Assumptions: Did Reality TV Really Cause a Decline in Teenage Childbearing?
w24840 David N.F. Bell
David G. Blanchflower

The Well-being of the Overemployed and the Underemployed and the Rise in Depression in the UK
w24842 Julian Reif
A Model of Addiction and Social Interactions
w24846 Michael D. Frakes
Jonathan Gruber

Defensive Medicine: Evidence from Military Immunity
w24852 Jason M. Lindo
Dave E. Marcotte
Jane E. Palmer
Isaac D. Swensen

Any Press is Good Press? The Unanticipated Effects of Title IX Investigations on University Outcomes
w24797 Stefano DellaVigna
Structural Behavioral Economics
w24802 Janet Currie
Michael Mueller-Smith
Maya Rossin-Slater

Violence while in Utero: The Impact of Assaults During Pregnancy on Birth Outcomes
w24805 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Chandler McClellan
Michael F. Pesko
Daniel Polsky

Reimbursement Rates for Primary Care Services: Evidence of Spillover Effects to Behavioral Health
w24820 Jorge F. Balat
Nicholas W. Papageorge
Shaiza Qayyum

Positively Aware? Conflicting Expert Reviews and Demand for Medical Treatment
w24821 Joshua S. Graff Zivin
Yingquan Song
Qu Tang
Peng Zhang

Temperature and High-Stakes Cognitive Performance: Evidence from the National College Entrance Examination in China
w24822 Tatyana Deryugina
David Molitor

Does When You Die Depend on Where You Live? Evidence from Hurricane Katrina
w24766 Elira Kuka
Quantifying the Benefits of Social Insurance: Unemployment Insurance and Health
w24775 Nikhil Agarwal
Itai Ashlagi
Eduardo Azevedo
Clayton R. Featherstone
Ömer Karaduman

Market Failure in Kidney Exchange
w24651 Christopher Carpenter
Samuel T. Eppink
Gilbert Gonzales Jr.
Tara McKay

Effects of Access to Legal Same-Sex Marriage on Marriage and Health: Evidence from BRFSS
w24787 Marcella Alsan
Owen Garrick
Grant C. Graziani

Does Diversity Matter for Health?
Experimental Evidence from Oakland
w24750 Charles J. Courtemanche
Art Carden
Murugi Ndirangu
Xilin Zhou

Do Walmart Supercenters Improve Food Security?
w24738 Greg Kaplan
Sam Schulhofer-Wohl

The Changing (Dis-)Utility of Work
w24753 Miriam Gensowski
Torben Heien Nielsen
Nete Munk Nielsen
Maya Rossin-Slater
Miriam Wüst

Childhood Health Shocks, Comparative Advantage, and Long-Term Outcomes: Evidence from the Last Danish Polio Epidemic
w24725 Brian Beach
Joseph P. Ferrie
Martin H. Saavedra

Fetal Shock or Selection? The 1918 Influenza Pandemic and Human Capital Development
w24686 Shuai Chen
Paulina Oliva
Peng Zhang

Air Pollution and Mental Health: Evidence from China
w24667 Erik Lindqvist
Robert Östling
David Cesarini

Long-run Effects of Lottery Wealth on Psychological Well-being
w24644 Christopher S. Carpenter
Casey Warman

Do 'All-Age' Bicycle Helmet Laws Work? Evidence from Canada
w24647 Amanda E. Kowalski
Extrapolation using Selection and Moral Hazard Heterogeneity from within the Oregon Health Insurance Experiment
w24620 Robert Kaestner
Kevin Callison

An Assessment of the Forward-Looking Hypothesis of the Demand for Cigarettes
w24623 Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt
Josselin Thuilliez

Pauvreté, Egalité, Mortalité: Mortality (In)Equality in France and the United States
w24628 Hung-Hao Chang
Chad D. Meyerhoefer

Inter-brand Competition in the Convenience Store Industry, Store Accessibility and Healthcare Utilization
w24599 John Bailey Jones
Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French
Rory McGee
Justin Kirschner

The Lifetime Medical Spending of Retirees
w24572 Nicola Lacetera
Mario Macis

Moral NIMBY-ism? Understanding Societal Support for Monetary Compensation to Plasma Donors in Canada
w24573 Han Yu
Naci Mocan

The Impact of High School Curriculum on Confidence, Academic Success, and Mental and Physical Well-Being of University Students
w24577 Barton H. Hamilton
Andrés Hincapié
Robert A. Miller
Nicholas W. Papageorge

Innovation and Diffusion of Medical Treatment
w24559 Pamela Giustinelli
Charles F. Manski
Francesca Molinari

Tail and Center Rounding of Probabilistic Expectations in the Health and Retirement Study
w24566 Elena Andreyeva
Guy David
Hummy Song

The Effects of Home Health Visit Length on Hospital Readmission
w24528 Bogdan Savych
David Neumark
Randall Lea

Do Opioids Help Injured Workers Recover and Get Back to Work? The Impact of Opioid Prescriptions on Duration of Temporary Disability
w24499 Sarah Hamersma
Johanna Catherine Maclean

Insurance Expansions and Children's Use of Substance Use Disorder Treatment
w24504 George J. Borjas
David J.G. Slusky

Health, Employment, and Disability: Implications from the Undocumented Population
w24511 Charles Courtemanche
James Marton
Benjamin Ukert
Aaron Yelowitz
Daniela Zapata

Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Behaviors after Three Years
w24475 William N. Evans
Ethan Lieber
Patrick Power

How the Reformulation of OxyContin Ignited the Heroin Epidemic
w24477 Patrick M. Kline
Christopher R. Walters

On Heckits, LATE, and Numerical Equivalence
w24480 Charles Courtemanche
Andrew Friedson
Daniel I. Rees

Ambulance Utilization in New York City after the Implementation of the Affordable Care Act
w24486 Haizhen Lin
Ian M. McCarthy

Multimarket Contact in Health Insurance: Evidence from Medicare Advantage
w24487 Julia Shu-Huah Wang
Neeraj Kaushal

Health and Mental Health Effects of Local Immigration Enforcement
w24491 Savannah L. Bergquist
Timothy J. Layton
Thomas G. McGuire
Sherri Rose

Intervening on the Data to Improve the Performance of Health Plan Payment Methods
w24464 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Age Gradient in Female Crime: Welfare Reform as a Turning Point
w24452 Jesse K. Anttila-Hughes
Lia C.H. Fernald
Paul J. Gertler
Patrick Krause
Bruce Wydick

Mortality from Nestlé's Marketing of Infant Formula in Low and Middle-Income Countries
w24470 Nathaniel Hendren
Measuring Ex-Ante Welfare in Insurance Markets
w24440 Janet Currie
Jonas Y. Jin
Molly Schnell

U.S. Employment and Opioids: Is There a Connection?
w24445 Jonathan Gruber
Thomas P. Hoe
George Stoye

Saving Lives by Tying Hands: The Unexpected Effects of Constraining Health Care Providers
w24410 Emilia Simeonova
Janet Currie
Peter Nilsson
Reed Walker

Congestion Pricing, Air Pollution and Children's Health
w24412 Charles J. Courtemanche
Augustine Denteh
Rusty Tchernis

Estimating the Associations between SNAP and Food Insecurity, Obesity, and Food Purchases with Imperfect Administrative Measures of Participation
w24417 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton S. Miller
Caroline Weber

Early Evidence on Recreational Marijuana Legalization and Traffic Fatalities
w24381 Joseph J. Sabia
Taylor Mackay
Thanh Tam Nguyen
Dhaval M. Dave

Do Ban the Box Laws Increase Crime?
w24387 Alice M. Ellyson
Anirban Basu

The New Prescription Drug Paradox: Pipeline Pressure and Rising Prices
w24392 Chenyuan Liu
Justin R. Sydnor

Dominated Options in Health-Insurance Plans
w24401 Pinka Chatterji
Siyang Li
Gerald R. Marschke

Medical Malpractice Reforms and the Location Decisions of New Physicians
w24369 Angus Deaton
What do Self-Reports of Wellbeing Say about Life-Cycle Theory and Policy?
w24347 Rebecca Mary Myerson
Darius Lakdawalla
Lisandro D. Colantonio
Monika Safford
David Meltzer

Effects of Expanding Health Screening on Treatment - What Should We Expect? What Can We Learn?
w24316 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Léontine Goldzahl

The Effect of Organized Breast Cancer Screening on Mammography Use: Evidence from France
w24338 Leila Agha
Keith Marzilli Ericson
Kimberley H. Geissler
James B. Rebitzer

Team Formation and Performance: Evidence from Healthcare Referral Networks
w24340 David Slusky
Richard J. Zeckhauser

Sunlight and Protection Against Influenza
w24341 Ofer Malamud
Andreea Mitrut
Cristian Pop-Eleches

The Effect of Education on Mortality and Health: Evidence from a Schooling Expansion in Romania
w24304 Michael Darden
Ian McCarthy
Eric Barrette

Hospital Pricing and Public Payments
w24277 Dhaval M. Dave
Daniel Dench
Michael Grossman
Donald S. Kenkel
Henry Saffer

Does E-Cigarette Advertising Encourage Adult Smokers to Quit?
w24278 Gharad T. Bryan
James J. Choi
Dean Karlan

Randomizing Religion: The Impact of Protestant Evangelism on Economic Outcomes
w24212 Henry Saffer
Daniel Dench
Dhaval Dave
Michael Grossman

E-cigarettes and Adult Smoking
w24225 Titus J. Galama
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Hans van Kippersluis

The Effect of Education on Health and Mortality: A Review of Experimental and Quasi-Experimental Evidence.
w24229 Damon Jones
David Molitor
Julian Reif

What Do Workplace Wellness Programs Do? Evidence from the Illinois Workplace Wellness Study
w24231 Melvin Stephens
Jr.
Desmond J. Toohey

The Impact of Health on Labor Market Outcomes: Experimental Evidence from MRFIT
w24206 Michael Kremer
Christopher M. Snyder

Preventives Versus Treatments Redux: Tighter Bounds on Distortions in Innovation Incentives with an Application to the Global Demand for HIV Pharmaceuticals
w24188 Christopher J. Ruhm
Deaths of Despair or Drug Problems?
2017
w24156 Francesco Decarolis
Andrea Guglielmo
Calvin Luscombe

Open Enrollment Periods and Plan Choices
w24113 Ramina Sotoudeh
Dalton Conley
Kathleen Mullan Harris

The Influence of Peer Genotypes and Behavior on Smoking Outcomes: Evidence from Add Health
w24117 Pierre Nguimkeu
Augustine Denteh
Rusty Tchernis

On the Estimation of Treatment Effects with Endogenous Misreporting
w24131 Hope Corman
Dhaval M. Dave
Nancy E. Reichman

Evolution of the Infant Health Production Function
w24133 Martin B. Hackmann
Incentivizing Better Quality of Care: The Role of Medicaid and Competition in the Nursing Home Industry
w24094 Hunt Allcott
Rebecca Diamond
Jean-Pierre Dubé

The Geography of Poverty and Nutrition: Food Deserts and Food Choices Across the United States
w24095 Mark V. Pauly
Cost Sharing in Insurance Coverage for Precision Medicine
w24100 Cathy J. Bradley
David Neumark
Lauryn Saxe Walker

The Effect of Primary Care Visits on Health Care Utilization: Findings from a Randomized Controlled Trial
w24065 Xi Chen
Lipeng Hu
Jody L. Sindelar

Leaving Money on the Table? Suboptimal Enrollment in the New Social Pension Program in China
w24087 David G. Blanchflower
Andrew Oswald

Unhappiness and Pain in Modern America: A Review Essay, and Further Evidence, on Carol Graham's Happiness for All?
w24048 Steffen Meyer
Michaela Pagel

Fresh Air Eases Work - The Effect of Air Quality on Individual Investor Activity
w24020 Ernst R. Berndt
Mark R. Trusheim

The Information Pharms Race and Competitive Dynamics of Precision Medicine: Insights from Game Theory
w24021 Philippe Gorry
Diego Useche

Orphan Drug Designations as Valuable Intangible Assets for IPO Investors in Pharma-Biotech Companies.
w24037 Casey B. Mulligan
The Employer Penalty, Voluntary Compliance, and the Size Distribution of Firms: Evidence from a Survey of Small Businesses
w24038 Sungchul Park
Anirban Basu
Norma Coe
Fahad Khalil

Service-level Selection: Strategic Risk Selection in Medicare Advantage in Response to Risk Adjustment
w24042 Itzik Fadlon
Torben Heien Nielsen

Family Health Behaviors
w24003 Alberto Abadie
Susan Athey
Guido W. Imbens
Jeffrey Wooldridge

When Should You Adjust Standard Errors for Clustering?
w23990 Andrew Samwick
Means-Testing Federal Health Entitlement Benefits
w23995 Kerry Anne McGeary
Dhaval M. Dave
Brandy J. Lipton
Timothy Roeper

Impact of Comprehensive Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children
w24002 Kenneth Brevoort
Daniel Grodzicki
Martin B. Hackmann

Medicaid and Financial Health
w23971 Martha J. Bailey
Olga Malkova
Zoë M. McLaren

Does Parents' Access to Family Planning Increase Children's Opportunities? Evidence from the War on Poverty and the Early Years of Title X
w23983 Anna Chorniy
Janet Currie
Lyudmyla Sonchak

Exploding Asthma and ADHD Caseloads: The Role of Medicaid Managed Care
w23954 Jonathan Chapman
Mark Dean
Pietro Ortoleva
Erik Snowberg
Colin Camerer

Willingness to Pay and Willingness to Accept are Probably Less Correlated Than You Think
w23923 Jessamyn Schaller
Lisa Schulkind
Teny Maghakian Shapiro

The Effects of Perceived Disease Risk and Access Costs on Infant Immunization
w23926 Caitlin Carroll
Michael Chernew
A. Mark Fendrick
Joe Thompson
Sherri Rose

Effects of Episode-Based Payment on Health Care Spending and Utilization: Evidence from Perinatal Care in Arkansas
w23900 Kristopher J. Hult
Measuring the Potential Health Impact of Personalized Medicine: Evidence from MS Treatments
w23901 Jaegeum Lim
Jonathan Meer

How Do Peers Influence BMI? Evidence from Randomly Assigned Classrooms in South Korea
w23911 Tomás Rau
Miguel Sarzosa
Sergio S. Urzúa

The Children of the Missed Pill
w23915 Charles F. Manski
Improving Clinical Guidelines and Decisions under Uncertainty
w23865 John Buckell
Joachim Marti
Jody L. Sindelar

Should Flavors be Banned in E-cigarettes? Evidence on Adult Smokers and Recent Quitters from a Discrete Choice Experiment
w23867 Abhijit Banerjee
Sylvain Chassang
Sergio Montero
Erik Snowberg

A Theory of Experimenters
w23871 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Daniel P. Kessler

Does Multispecialty Practice Enhance Physician Market Power?
w23882 Solomon Hsiang
Paulina Oliva
Reed Walker

The Distribution of Environmental Damages
w23840 Anirban Basu
Norma Coe
Cole G. Chapman

Comparing 2SLS vs 2SRI for Binary Outcomes and Binary Exposures
w23842 Caroline S. Bennette
Anirban Basu
Scott D. Ramsey
Zachary Helms
Peter B. Bach

Returns to Pharmaceutical Innovation in the Market for Oral Chemotherapy in Response to Insurance Coverage Expansion
w23846 Rudy Douven
Ron van der Heijden
Thomas McGuire
Frederik T. Schut

Premium Levels and Demand Response in Health Insurance: Relative Thinking and Zero-Price Effects
w23862 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Keshar M. Ghimire
Lauren Hersch Nicholas

The Effect of State Medical Marijuana Laws on Social Security Disability Insurance and Workers' Compensation Claiming
w23807 Nava Ashraf
Edward Glaeser
Abraham Holland
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Water, Health and Wealth
w23810 Chloe N. East
Sarah Miller
Marianne Page
Laura R. Wherry

Multi-generational Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net: Early Life Exposure to Medicaid and the Next Generation's Health
w23820 Li-Shiun Chen
Ping Wang
Yao Yao

Smoking, Health Capital, and Longevity: Evaluation of Personalized Cessation Treatments in a Lifecycle Model with Heterogeneous Agents
w23821 Dustin R. White
Benjamin W. Cowan
Jadrian Wooten

March Madness: NCAA Tournament Participation and College Alcohol Use
w23826 Isaiah Andrews
Emily Oster

Weighting for External Validity
w23831 Richard T. Thakor
Andrew W. Lo

Optimal Financing for R&D-Intensive Firms
w23779 Angela K. Dills
Sietse Goffard
Jeffrey Miron

The Effects of Marijuana Liberalizations: Evidence from Monitoring the Future
w23803 Zhuang Hao
Benjamin W. Cowan

The Effects of Graduation Requirements on Risky Health Behaviors of High School Students
w23749 Felipe A. Dunsch
David K. Evans
Ezinne Eze-Ajoku
Mario Macis

Management, Supervision, and Health Care: A Field Experiment
w23758 Jeffrey Clemens
Benedic Ippolito

Uncompensated Care and the Collapse of Hospital Payment Regulation: An Illustration of the Tinbergen Rule
w23760 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Benjamin L. Cook
Nicholas Carson
Michael F. Pesko

Public Insurance and Psychotropic Prescription Medications for Mental Illness
w23762 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton Miller
Caroline Weber

The Grass is Greener on the Other Side: How Extensive is the Interstate Trafficking of Recreational Marijuana?
w23763 Jeffrey C. Schiman
Robert Kaestner
Anthony T. Lo Sasso

Early Childhood Health Shocks and Adult Wellbeing: Evidence from Wartime Britain
w23682 Adam I. Biener
John Cawley
Chad Meyerhoefer

The Medical Care Costs of Youth Obesity: An Instrumental Variables Approach
w23700 Pinka Chatterji
Xiangshi Liu
Baris K. Yoruk

Health Insurance and the Boomerang Generation: Did the 2010 ACA Dependent Care Provision affect Geographic Mobility and Living Arrangements among Young Adults?
w23709 Naci H. Mocan
Han Yu

Can Superstition Create a Self-Fulfilling Prophecy? School Outcomes of Dragon Children of China
w23710 Donald S. Kenkel
Sida Peng
Michael F. Pesko
Hua Wang

Mostly Harmless Regulation? Electronic Cigarettes, Public Policy and Consumer Welfare
w23714 Sara Markowitz
Kelli A. Komro
Melvin D. Livingston
Otto Lenhart
Alexander C. Wagenaar

Effects of State-Level Earned Income Tax Credit Laws in the U.S. on Maternal Health Behaviors and Infant Health Outcomes
w23718 Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Does (Formal) Health Insurance Do, and For Whom?
w23719 John Cawley
Euna Han
Jiyoon (June) Kim
Edward C. Norton

Testing for Peer Effects Using Genetic Data
w23721 Richard Akresh
Sonia Bhalotra
Marinella Leone
Una O. Osili

First and Second Generation Impacts of the Biafran War
w23722 Charles Courtemanche
Andrew Friedson
Andrew P. Koller
Daniel I. Rees

The Affordable Care Act and Ambulance Response Times
w23649 Thorhildur Ólafsdóttir
Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir
Edward C. Norton

Valuing Pain using the Subjective Well-being Method
w23645 Molly Schnell
Janet Currie

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Role for Physician Education?
w23662 Neha Bairoliya
Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Jeffrey S. McCullough
Amil Petrin

Consumer Learning and the Entry of Generic Pharmaceuticals
w23642 Ernst R. Berndt
Rena M. Conti
Stephen J. Murphy

The Generic Drug User Fee Amendments: An Economic Perspective
w23625 Victor Stango
Joanne Yoong
Jonathan Zinman

Quicksand or Bedrock for Behavioral Economics? Assessing Foundational Empirical Questions
w23633 Lorenzo Almada
Ian McCarthy

It's a Cruel Summer: Household Responses to Reductions in Government Nutrition Assistance
w23632 Benjamin Hansen
Keaton Miller
Caroline Weber

The Taxation of Recreational Marijuana: Evidence from Washington State
w23634 Stefanie Fischer
Heather Royer
Corey White

The Impacts of Reduced Access to Abortion and Family Planning Services on Abortion, Births, and Contraceptive Purchases
w23640 Ernst R. Berndt
Rena M. Conti
Stephen J. Murphy

The Landscape of US Generic Prescription Drug Markets, 2004-2016
w23601 David E. Bloom
Simiao Chen
Michael Kuhn
Mark E. McGovern
Les Oxley
Klaus Prettner

The Economic Burden of Chronic Diseases: Estimates and Projections for China, Japan, and South Korea
w23603 John Mullahy
Individual Results May Vary: Elementary Analytics of Inequality-Probability Bounds, with Applications to Health-Outcome Treatment Effects
w23610 James J. Heckman
Margaret L. Holland
Kevin K. Makino
Rodrigo Pinto
Maria Rosales-Rueda

An Analysis of the Memphis Nurse-Family Partnership Program
w23611 David Neumark
Bogdan Savych

The Effects of Provider Choice Policies on Workers' Compensation Costs
w23622 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie

Is It Who You Are or Where You Live? Residential Segregation and Racial Gaps in Childhood Asthma
w23597 Jean Abraham
Coleman Drake
Daniel W. Sacks
Kosali I. Simon

Demand for Health Insurance Marketplace Plans Was Highly Elastic in 2014-2015
w23567 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark Stehr
Justin Sydnor

Can Financial Incentives Help People Trying to Establish New Habits? Experimental Evidence with New Gym Members
w23573 Ozkan Eren
Naci Mocan

Juvenile Punishment, High School Graduation and Adult Crime: Evidence from Idiosyncratic Judge Harshness
w23585 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie
Molly Schnell

Check Up Before You Check Out: Retail Clinics and Emergency Room Use
w23566 Jason Abaluck
Abi Adams

What Do Consumers Consider Before They Choose? Identification from Asymmetric Demand Responses
w23537 Dhaval M. Dave
Anca M. Grecu
Henry Saffer

Mandatory Access Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Prescription Drug Abuse
w23542 Marigee Bacolod
Jesse M. Cunha
Yu-Chu Shen

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