The Effect of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Opioid Utilization in Medicare
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This research was supported by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Scholars in Health Policy Research Program. Anup Das provided excellent research assistance. The authors thank Jean Abraham, Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin, and seminar participants at Cornell University, the Midwestern Health Economic Conference, and the 2016 Association for Public Policy Analysis and Management Annual Meeting. The views expressed herein are those of the authors and do not necessarily reflect the views of the National Bureau of Economic Research.