Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
University of Southern California
635 Downey Way
Los Angeles, CA 90089-3333
Tel: (213) 821-7948
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NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|April 2017||How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms|
with Alan J. Auerbach, Kerwin K. Charles, Courtney C. Coile, William Gale, Ronald Lee, Charles M. Lucas, Peter R. Orszag, Louise M. Sheiner, Bryan Tysinger, David N. Weil, Justin Wolfers, Rebeca Wong: w23329
Published: Alan J. Auerbach & Kerwin K. Charles & Courtney C. Coile & William Gale & Dana Goldman & Ronald Lee & Charles M. Lucas & Peter R. Orszag & Louise M. Sheiner & Bryan Tysinger & David N. Weil & Justin W, 2017. "How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms," The Geneva Papers on Risk and Insurance - Issues and Practice, Palgrave Macmillan;The Geneva Association, vol. 42(3), pages 475-499, July. citation courtesy of
|March 2017||A Cautionary Tale in Comparative Effectiveness Research: Pitfalls and Perils of Observational Data Analysis|
with Armando Franco, Adam Leive, Daniel McFadden
in Measuring and Modeling Health Care Costs, Ana Aizcorbe, Colin Baker, Ernst Berndt, and David Cutler, editors
|January 2016||Disentangling Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection in Private Health Insurance|
with David Powell: w21858
|August 2015||Health Care Spending: Historical Trends and New Directions|
with Alice Chen: w21501
Published: Alice Chen & Dana Goldman, 2016. "Health Care Spending: Historical Trends and New Directions," Annual Review of Economics, vol 8(1).
|June 2013||Heterogeneity in Cost-Sharing and Cost-Sensitivity, and the Role of the Prescribing Physician|
with Mariana Carrera, Geoffrey Joyce: w19186
Carrera M, Goldman D, Joyce G, Sood N. Do Physicians Respond to the Costs and Cost-sensitivity of Their Patients? Forthcoming, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy.
|April 2011||Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight|
with Darius Lakdawalla, Yuhui Zheng
in Economic Aspects of Obesity, Michael Grossman and Naci H. Mocan, editors
|December 2010||The Effects of Product Liability Exemption in the Presence of the FDA|
with Tomas J. Philipson, Eric Sun
in Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law, Daniel P. Kessler, editor
|February 2010||The Effects of Relative Food Prices on Obesity -- Evidence from China: 1991-2006|
with Yang Lu: w15720
|January 2010||Terminal Care and The Value of Life Near Its End|
with Tomas J. Philipson, Gary Becker, Kevin M. Murphy: w15649
|December 2009||The Effects of Product Liability Exemption in the Presence of the FDA|
with Tomas J. Philipson, Eric C. Sun: w15603
Published: The Effects of Product Liability Exemption in the Presence of the FDA, Tomas J. Philipson, Eric Sun, Dana Goldman. in Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law, Kessler. 2011
|An Economic Evaluation of the War on Cancer|
with Eric C. Sun, Anupam B. Jena, Darius N. Lakdawalla, Carolina M. Reyes, Tomas J. Philipson: w15574
Published: Lakdawalla, Darius N. & Sun, Eric C. & Jena, Anupam B. & Reyes, Carolina M. & Goldman, Dana P. & Philipson, Tomas J., 2010.
"An economic evaluation of the war on cancer,"
Journal of Health Economics,
Elsevier, vol. 29(3), pages 333-346, May.
citation courtesy of
|August 2009||Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health|
with Pierre-Carl Michaud, Darius Lakdawalla, Yuhui Zheng, Adam Gailey: w15231
Published: Goldman, D., Michaud, P., Lakdawalla, D., Zheng, Y., Gailey, A., & Vaynman, I., The Fiscal Consequences of Trends in Population Health; National Tax Journal 63(2), 307-330; 2010.
|International Differences in Longevity and Health and their Economic Consequences|
with Pierre-Carl Michaud, Darius Lakdawalla, Adam Gailey, Yuhui Zheng: w15235
Published: Michaud, P.-C., D. Goldman, D. Lakdawalla, A. Gailey and Y. Zheng (2011): "Differences in Health between Americans and Western Europeans: Effects on Longevity and Public Finance", Social Science and Medicine 73:2, pp. 254-263.
|June 2009||Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight|
with Darius Lakdawalla, Yuhui Zheng: w15096
Published: Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight, Dana Goldman, Darius Lakdawalla, Yuhui Zheng. in Economic Aspects of Obesity, Grossman and Mocan. 2011
|January 2009||Price Variation in Markets with Homogeneous Goods: The Case of Medigap|
with Nicole Maestas, Mathis Schroeder: w14679
|Disability and Spending Growth|
with Michael E. Chernew, Feng Pan
in Health at Older Ages: The Causes and Consequences of Declining Disability among the Elderly, David M. Cutler and David A. Wise, editors
|December 2008||Hospitals As Hotels: The Role of Patient Amenities in Hospital Demand|
with John A. Romley: w14619
|January 2008||How Costly Is Hospital Quality? A Revealed-Preference Approach|
with John A. Romley: w13730
Published: Romley, J. A. and Goldman, D. P. (2011), How Costly is Hospital Quality? A Revealed-Preference Approach. The Journal of Industrial Economics, 59: 578–608. doi: 10.1111/j.1467-6451.2011.00468.x citation courtesy of
|September 2007||Prescription Drug Coverage and Elderly Medicare Spending|
with Baoping Shang: w13358
|February 2007||Criminal Prosecution and HIV-related Risky Behavior|
with Adeline Delavande, Neeraj Sood: w12903
|January 2007||Integrated Insurance Design in the Presence of Multiple Medical Technologies|
with Tomas Philipson: w12870
Published: Dana Goldman & Tomas J. Philipson, 2007.
"Integrated Insurance Design in the Presence of Multiple Medical Technologies,"
American Economic Review,
American Economic Association, vol. 97(2), pages 427-432, May.
citation courtesy of
|January 2006||Adverse Selection in Retiree Prescription Drug Plans|
with Geoffrey Joyce, Pinar Karaca-Mandic
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 9, David Cutler and Alan Garber, organizers
|December 2005||Medical Expenditure Risk and Household Portfolio Choice|
with Nicole Maestas: w11818
Published: Dana Goldman & Nicole Maestas, 2013. "Medical Expenditure Risk And Household Portfolio Choice," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4), pages 527-550, 06. citation courtesy of
|June 2005||Wage and Benefit Changes in Response to Rising Health Insurance|
with Neeraj Sood, Arleen Leibowitz
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 8, David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber
|March 2005||Socioeconomic Differences in the Adoption of New Medical Technologies|
with James P. Smith: w11218
Published: Goldman, Dana and James P. Smith. "Socioeconomic Differences In The Adoption Of New Medical Technologies," American Economic Review, 2005, v95(2,May), 234-237. citation courtesy of
|January 2005||Wage and Benefit Changes in Response to Rising Health Insurance Costs|
with Neeraj Sood, Arleen Leibowitz: w11063
- Dana P. Goldman & Neeraj Sood & Arleen Leibowitz, 2005. "Wage and Benefit Changes in Response to Rising Health Insurance," NBER Chapters, in: Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 8 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
- Goldman, Dana P., Neeraj Sood and Arleen Leibowitz. "Wage And Benefit Changes In Response To Rising Health Insurance," Forum for Health Economics and Policy, 2005, v8, Article 3.
|July 2004||Disability Forecasts and Future Medicare Costs|
with Jayanta Bhattacharya, David M. Cutler, Michael D. Hurd, Geoffrey F. Joyce, Darius N. Lakdawalla, Constantijn W. A. Panis
in Frontiers in Health Policy Research, Volume 7, David M. Cutler and Alan M. Garber, editors
|May 2004||HIV Breakthroughs and Risk Sexual Behavior|
with Darius Lakdawalla, Neeraj Sood: w10516
Published: Neeraj Sood & Dana Goldman, 2006. "HIV Breakthroughs and Risky Sexual Behavior," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 121(3), pages 1063-1102, 08. citation courtesy of
|July 2003||Market Evidence of Misperceived Prices and Mistaken Mortality Risks|
with Jay Bhattacharya, Neeraj Sood: w9863
Published: Bhattacharya, Jay & Goldman, Dana & Sood, Neeraj, 2009. "Market evidence of misperceived mortality risk," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 72(1), pages 451-462, October.
|March 2003||The Reallocation of Compensation in Response to Health Insurance Premium Increases|
with Neeraj Sood, Arleen Leibowitz: w9540
Published: Goldman, Dana P., Nerraj Sood and Arleen Leibowitz. "The Reallocation Of Compensation In Response To Health Insurance Premium Increases," Economics Letters, 2005, v88(2,Aug), 147-151. citation courtesy of
|November 2002||The Link Between Public and Private Insurance and HIV-Related Mortality|
with Jay Bhattacharya, Neeraj Sood: w9346
Published: Bhattacharya, Jayanta & Goldman, Dana & Sood, Neeraj, 2003. "The link between public and private insurance and HIV-related mortality," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 22(6), pages 1105-1122, November. citation courtesy of
|June 2001||Understanding Health Disparities Across Education Groups|
with Darius Lakdawalla: w8328
|April 2001||Are the Young Becoming More Disabled?|
with Darius Lakdawalla, Jay Bhattacharya: w8247
Published: Lakdawalla, Darius, Jay Bhattacharya, and Dana Goldman. “Are the Young Becoming More Disabled?” Health Affairs 23, 1 (January/February 2004): 168-176.