Jeffrey Clemens

Department of Economics
University of California, San Diego
9500 Gilman Drive #0508
La Jolla, CA 92093
Tel: 858/534-5713

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NBER Program Affiliations: PE
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow

NBER Working Papers and Publications

September 2017Implications of Medicaid Financing Reform for State Government Budgets
with Benedic N. Ippolito
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 32, Robert A. Moffitt, editor
August 2017Uncompensated Care and the Collapse of Hospital Payment Regulation: An Illustration of the Tinbergen Rule
with Benedic Ippolito: w23758
January 2017Estimating the Employment Effects of Recent Minimum Wage Changes: Early Evidence, an Interpretative Framework, and a Pre-Commitment to Future Analysis
with Michael R. Strain: w23084
July 2016Is Tinkering with Safety Net Programs Harmful to Beneficiaries? Evidence from the Medicaid Notch and the Minimum Wage
with Michael Wither
in Social Insurance Programs (Trans-Atlantic Public Economic Seminar - TAPES), Roger Gordon, Andreas Peichl and James Poterba, organizers
December 2015The Minimum Wage and the Great Recession: Evidence from the Current Population Survey
October 2015The Anatomy of Physician Payments: Contracting Subject to Complexity
with Joshua D. Gottlieb, Tímea Laura Molnár: w21642
August 2015Risks to the Returns to Medical Innovation: The Case of Myriad Genetics
with Stan Veuger: w21469

Published: Jeffrey Clemens & Stan Veuger, 2016. "RISKS TO THE RETURNS TO MEDICAL INNOVATION: THE CASE OF MYRIAD GENETICS," Contemporary Economic Policy, .

December 2014The Minimum Wage and the Great Recession: Evidence of Effects on the Employment and Income Trajectories of Low-Skilled Workers
with Michael Wither: w20724
June 2014Redistribution through Minimum Wage Regulation: An Analysis of Program Linkages and Budgetary Spillovers
in Tax Policy and the Economy, Volume 30, Jeffrey R. Brown, editor
February 2014Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance

Published: Jeffrey Clemens, 2015. "Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 7(2), pages 109-34, April. citation courtesy of

December 2013The Effect of U.S. Health Insurance Expansions on Medical Innovation
October 2013Who Pays for Public Employee Health Costs?
with David M. Cutler: w19574


In the Shadow of a Giant: Medicare's Influence on Private Physician Payments
with Joshua D. Gottlieb: w19503

Published: Jeffrey Clemens & Joshua D. Gottlieb, 2017. "In the Shadow of a Giant: Medicare’s Influence on Private Physician Payments," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 125(1), pages 1-39. citation courtesy of

August 2013Who Pays for Public Employee Health Costs?
with David M. Cutler
in State and Local Health Plans for Active and Retired Public Employees, Robert Clark and Joseph Newhouse, organizers
June 2010Fiscal Policy Multipliers on Subnational Government Spending
with Stephen Miran
in Trans-Atlantic Public Economics Seminar (TAPES), Fiscal Policy, Roger Gordon and Roberto Perotti, organizers
March 2010The Rise of the States: U.S. Fiscal Decentralization in the Postwar Period
with Katherine Baicker, Monica Singhal
in Fiscal Federalism, Julie Cullen and Roger Gordon, organizers
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