NATIONAL BUREAU OF ECONOMIC RESEARCH
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Working Group on Insurance


2015
w21222 Michael Geruso
Timothy Layton

Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment

w21160 Saurabh Bhargava
George Loewenstein
Justin Sydnor

Do Individuals Make Sensible Health Insurance Decisions? Evidence from a Menu with Dominated Options

w21104 Christina M. Dalton
Gautam Gowrisankaran
Robert Town

Myopia and Complex Dynamic Incentives: Evidence from Medicare Part D

w21049 Dhaval M. Dave
Robert Kaestner
George L. Wehby

Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?

w21048 Daniel Gottlieb
Olivia S. Mitchell

Narrow Framing and Long-Term Care Insurance

w21015 Darius Lakdawalla
Anup Malani
Julian Reif

The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

w20929 Laura R. Wherry
Sarah Miller
Robert Kaestner
Bruce D. Meyer

Childhood Medicaid Coverage and Later Life Health Care Utilization

w20873 Feng Huang
Li Gan

Impact of China's Urban Employee Basic Medical Insurance on Health Care Expenditure and Health Outcomes

w20849 Lance Lochner
Alexander Monge-Naranjo

Student Loans and Repayment: Theory, Evidence and Policy

w20835 David W. Brown
Amanda E. Kowalski
Ithai Z. Lurie

Medicaid as an Investment in Children: What is the Long-Term Impact on Tax Receipts?


2014
w20812 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Amanda Starc

Measuring Consumer Valuation of Limited Provider Networks

w20745 Lee M. Lockwood
Incidental Bequests: Bequest Motives and the Choice to Self-Insure Late-Life Risks

w20691 Markus K. Brunnermeier
Alp Simsek
Wei Xiong

A Welfare Criterion for Models with Distorted Beliefs

w20679 Frank A. Sloan
Patricia A. Robinson
Lindsey M. Eldred

Does Private Information Influence Automobile Insurance Purchase Decisions?

w20669 Attila Ambrus
Arun G. Chandrasekhar
Matt Elliott

Social Investments, Informal Risk Sharing, and Inequality

w20614 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Tatjana Schimetschek

Will They Take the Money and Work? An Empirical Analysis of People's Willingness to Delay Claiming Social Security Benefits for a Lump Sum

w20597 Amanda E. Kowalski
The Early Impact of the Affordable Care Act State-By-State

w20549 Hanming Fang
Insurance Markets for the Elderly

w20477 Abhijit Banerjee
Esther Duflo
Richard Hornbeck

(Measured) Profit is Not Welfare: Evidence from an Experiment on Bundling Microcredit and Insurance

w20470 Marika Cabral
Michael Geruso
Neale Mahoney

Does Privatized Health Insurance Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage

w20411 Neale Mahoney
E. Glen Weyl

Imperfect Competition in Selection Markets

w20371 Melissa A. Boyle
Joanna N. Lahey

Spousal Labor Market Effects from Government Health Insurance: Evidence from a Veterans Affairs Expansion

w20359 Michael Geruso
Thomas G. McGuire

Tradeoffs in the Design of Health Plan Payment Systems: Fit, Power and Balance

w20352 Solomon M. Hsiang
Amir S. Jina

The Causal Effect of Environmental Catastrophe on Long-Run Economic Growth: Evidence From 6,700 Cyclones

w20318 Brigitte C. Madrian
Applying Insights from Behavioral Economics to Policy Design

w20275 Weerachart T. Kilenthong
Robert M. Townsend

A Market Based Solution to Price Externalities: A Generalized Framework

w20239 Felipe Kast
Dina Pomeranz

Saving More to Borrow Less: Experimental Evidence from Access to Formal Savings Accounts in Chile

w20226 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Heidi Williams

Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

w20223 Mark Pauly
Scott Harrington
Adam Leive

"Sticker Shock" in Individual Insurance under Health Reform

w20124 Raimond Maurer
Olivia S. Mitchell
Ralph Rogalla
Ivonne Siegelin

Accounting and Actuarial Smoothing of Retirement Payouts in Participating Life Annuities

w20086 Robert Townsend
Weerachart Kilenthong

Segregated Security Exchanges with Ex Ante Rights to Trade: A Market-Based Solution to Collateral-Constrained Externalities

w19998 Jacob Glazer
Thomas McGuire
Julie Shi

Risk Adjustment of Health Plan Payments to Correct Inefficient Plan Choice from Adverse Selection

w19954 Silvia H. Barcellos
Mireille Jacobson

The Effects of Medicare on Medical Expenditure Risk and Financial Strain

w19904 Jeffrey Clemens
Regulatory Redistribution in the Market for Health Insurance

w19879 Steven Shavell
Risk Aversion and the Desirability of Attenuated Legal Change

w19835 Florian Scheuer
Kent Smetters

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

w19787 Marika Cabral
Neale Mahoney

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


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