Karen Eggleston

Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center
Stanford University
616 Serra Street
Stanford, CA 94305
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NBER Program Affiliations: HE
NBER Affiliation: Faculty Research Fellow

NBER Working Papers and Publications

May 2017Is Preventive Care Worth the Cost? Evidence from Mandatory Checkups in Japan
with Toshiaki Iizuka, Katsuhiko Nishiyama, Brian Chen: w23413
January 2016Forecasting Trends in Disability in a Super-Aging Society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan
with Brian K. Chen, Hawre Jalal, Hideki Hashimoto, Sze-Chuan Suen, Michael Hurley, Lena Schoemaker, Jay Bhattacharya: w21870

Published: Brian K. Chen & Hawre Jalal & Hideki Hashimoto & Sze-chuan Suen & Karen Eggleston & Michael Hurley & Lena Schoemaker & Jay Bhattacharya, 2016. "Forecasting Trends in Disability in a Super-Aging Society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan," The Journal of the Economics of Ageing, .

April 2015The Weaker Sex? Vulnerable Men, Resilient Women, and Variations in Sex Differences in Mortality since 1900
with Mark R. Cullen, Michael Baiocchi, Pooja Loftus, Victor Fuchs: w21114
June 2012The Returns to Education in China: Evidence from the 1986 Compulsory Education Law
with Hai Fang, John A. Rizzo, Scott Rozelle, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w18189
April 2010Jobs and Kids: Female Employment and Fertility in Rural China
with Hai Fang, John A. Rizzo, Richard J. Zeckhauser: w15886

Published: Hai Fang & Karen N Eggleston & John A Rizzo & Richard J Zeckhauser, 2013. "Jobs and kids: female employment and fertility in China," IZA Journal of Labor & Development, vol 2(1).

August 2008The Effect of Soft Budget Constraints on Access and Quality in Hospital Care
with Yu-Chu Shen: w14256

Published: Yu-Chu Shen & Karen Eggleston, 2009. "The effect of soft budget constraints on access and quality in hospital care," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 9(2), pages 211-232, June. citation courtesy of

May 2006Hospital Ownership and Quality of Care: What Explains the Different Results?
with Yu-Chu Shen, Joseph Lau, Christopher H. Schmid, Jia Chan: w12241

Published: Karen Eggleston & Yu-Chu Shen & Joseph Lau & Christopher H. Schmid & Jia Chan, 2008. "Hospital ownership and quality of care: what explains the different results in the literature?," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 17(12), pages 1345-1362.

October 2005Hospital Ownership and Financial Performance: A Quantitative Research Review
with Yu-Chu Shen, Joseph Lau, Christopher Schmid: w11662
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