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2017
w23926 Caitlin Carroll
Michael Chernew
A. Mark Fendrick
Joe Thompson
Sherri Rose

Effects of Episode-Based Payment on Health Care Spending and Utilization: Evidence from Perinatal Care in Arkansas
w23900 Kristopher J. Hult
Measuring the Potential Health Impact of Personalized Medicine: Evidence from MS Treatments
w23915 Charles F. Manski
Improving Clinical Guidelines and Decisions under Uncertainty
w23867 Abhijit Banerjee
Sylvain Chassang
Sergio Montero
Erik Snowberg

A Theory of Experimenters
w23871 Laurence C. Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Daniel P. Kessler

Does Multispecialty Practice Enhance Physician Market Power?
w23876 Michael Geruso
Timothy Layton

Selection in Health Insurance Markets and Its Policy Remedies
w23839 James M. Poterba
Steven F. Venti
David A. Wise

Longitudinal Determinants of End-of-Life Wealth Inequality
w23840 Anirban Basu
Norma Coe
Cole G. Chapman

Comparing 2SLS vs 2SRI for Binary Outcomes and Binary Exposures
w23842 Caroline S. Bennette
Anirban Basu
Scott D. Ramsey
Zachary Helms
Peter B. Bach

Returns to Pharmaceutical Innovation in the Market for Oral Chemotherapy in Response to Insurance Coverage Expansion
w23846 Rudy Douven
Ron van der Heijden
Thomas McGuire
Frederik T. Schut

Premium Levels and Demand Response in Health Insurance: Relative Thinking and Zero-Price Effects
w23807 Nava Ashraf
Edward Glaeser
Abraham Holland
Bryce Millett Steinberg

Water, Health and Wealth
w23810 Chloe N. East
Sarah Miller
Marianne Page
Laura R. Wherry

Multi-generational Impacts of Childhood Access to the Safety Net: Early Life Exposure to Medicaid and the Next Generation's Health
w23820 Li-Shiun Chen
Ping Wang
Yao Yao

Smoking, Health Capital, and Longevity: Evaluation of Personalized Cessation Treatments in a Lifecycle Model with Heterogeneous Agents
w23768 Elaine L. Hill
David Slusky
Donna Ginther

Medically Necessary but Forbidden: Reproductive Health Care in Catholic-owned Hospitals
w23765 Keith Marzilli Ericson
Kimberley Geissler
Benjamin Lubin

The Impact of Partial-Year Enrollment on the Accuracy of Risk Adjustment Systems: A Framework and Evidence
w23781 Joan Costa Font
Richard Frank
Katherine Swartz

Access to Long-Term Care After a Wealth Shock: Evidence from the Housing Bubble and Burst
w23748 Zack Cooper
Amanda E Kowalski
Eleanor N Powell
Jennifer Wu

Politics, Hospital Behavior, and Health Care Spending
w23749 Felipe A. Dunsch
David K. Evans
Ezinne Eze-Ajoku
Mario Macis

Management, Supervision, and Health Care: A Field Experiment
w23758 Jeffrey Clemens
Benedic Ippolito

Uncompensated Care and the Collapse of Hospital Payment Regulation: An Illustration of the Tinbergen Rule
w23760 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Benjamin L. Cook
Nicholas Carson
Michael F. Pesko

Public Insurance and Psychotropic Prescription Medications for Mental Illness
w23761 John F. Helliwell
Lara B. Aknin
Hugh Shiplett
Haifang Huang
Shun Wang

Social Capital and Prosocial Behaviour as Sources of Well-Being
w23727 Liang Bai
Benjamin Handel
Edward Miguel
Gautam Rao

Self-Control and Demand for Preventive Health: Evidence from Hypertension in India
w23730 Karen Clay
Ethan Schmick
Werner Troesken

The Rise and Fall of Pellagra in the American South
w23742 Kate Ho
Robin S. Lee

Equilibrium Provider Networks: Bargaining and Exclusion in Health Care Markets
w23682 Adam I. Biener
John Cawley
Chad Meyerhoefer

The Medical Care Costs of Youth Obesity: An Instrumental Variables Approach
w23718 Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

What Does (Formal) Health Insurance Do, and For Whom?
w23719 John Cawley
Euna Han
Jiyoon (June) Kim
Edward C. Norton

Testing for Peer Effects Using Genetic Data
w23722 Charles Courtemanche
Andrew Friedson
Andrew P. Koller
Daniel I. Rees

The Affordable Care Act and Ambulance Response Times
w23645 Molly Schnell
Janet Currie

Addressing the Opioid Epidemic: Is There a Role for Physician Education?
w23649 Thorhildur Ólafsdóttir
Tinna Laufey Ásgeirsdóttir
Edward C. Norton

Valuing Pain using the Subjective Well-being Method
w23662 Neha Bairoliya
Pinar Karaca-Mandic
Jeffrey S. McCullough
Amil Petrin

Consumer Learning and the Entry of Generic Pharmaceuticals
w23642 Ernst R. Berndt
Rena M. Conti
Stephen J. Murphy

The Generic Drug User Fee Amendments: An Economic Perspective
w23668 Amy Finkelstein
Nathaniel Hendren
Mark Shepard

Subsidizing Health Insurance for Low-Income Adults: Evidence from Massachusetts
w23624 Benjamin R. Handel
Igal Hendel
Michael D. Whinston

The Welfare Effects of Long-Term Health Insurance Contracts
w23634 Stefanie Fischer
Heather Royer
Corey White

The Impacts of Reduced Access to Abortion and Family Planning Services: Evidence from Texas
w23640 Ernst R. Berndt
Rena M. Conti
Stephen J. Murphy

The Landscape of US Generic Prescription Drug Markets, 2004-2016
w23601 David E. Bloom
Simiao Chen
Michael Kuhn
Mark E. McGovern
Les Oxley
Klaus Prettner

The Economic Burden of Chronic Diseases: Estimates and Projections for China, Japan, and South Korea
w23603 John Mullahy
Individual Results May Vary: Elementary Analytics of Inequality-Probability Bounds, with Applications to Health-Outcome Treatment Effects
w23623 Zack Cooper
Fiona Scott Morton
Nathan Shekita

Surprise! Out-of-Network Billing for Emergency Care in the United States
w23607 Mark Duggan
Gopi Shah Goda
Emilie Jackson

The Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Insurance Coverage and Labor Market Outcomes
w23610 James J. Heckman
Margaret L. Holland
Kevin K. Makino
Rodrigo Pinto
Maria Rosales-Rueda

An Analysis of the Memphis Nurse-Family Partnership Program
w23611 David Neumark
Bogdan Savych

The Effects of Provider Choice Policies on Workers' Compensation Costs
w23622 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie

Is It Who You Are or Where You Live? Residential Segregation and Racial Gaps in Childhood Asthma
w23597 Jean Abraham
Coleman Drake
Daniel W. Sacks
Kosali I. Simon

Demand for Health Insurance Marketplace Plans Was Highly Elastic in 2014-2015
w23567 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark Stehr
Justin Sydnor

Can Financial Incentives Help People Trying to Establish New Habits? Experimental Evidence with New Gym Members
w23585 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie
Molly Schnell

Check Up Before You Check Out: Retail Clinics and Emergency Room Use
w23566 Jason Abaluck
Abi Adams

What Do Consumers Consider Before They Choose? Identification from Asymmetric Demand Responses
w23514 Michael Baker
Janet Currie
Hannes Schwandt

Mortality Inequality in Canada and the U.S.: Divergent or Convergent Trends?
w23518 Timothy Layton
Alice K. Ndikumana
Mark Shepard

Health Plan Payment in Medicaid Managed Care: A Hybrid Model of Regulated Competition
w23524 Alan I. Barreca
Matthew Neidell
Nicholas J. Sanders

Long-Run Pollution Exposure and Adult Mortality: Evidence from the Acid Rain Program
w23530 Jill R. Horwitz
Charleen Hsuan
Austin Nichols

The Role of Hospital and Market Characteristics in Invasive Cardiac Service Diffusion
w23465 Martha J. Bailey
Jason M. Lindo

Access and Use of Contraception and Its Effects on Women's Outcomes in the U.S.
w23468 Juan Pablo Atal
Hanming Fang
Martin Karlsson
Nicolas R. Ziebarth

Exit, Voice or Loyalty? An Investigation into Mandated Portability of Front-Loaded Private Health Plans
w23471 Bradley Heim
Ithai Lurie
Kosali Simon

Did the Affordable Care Act Young Adult Provision Affect Labor Market Outcomes? Analysis Using Tax Data
w23446 Michael D. Frakes
Matthew B. Frank
Seth A. Seabury

The Effect of Malpractice Law on Physician Supply: Evidence from Negligence-Standard Reforms
w23444 Timothy Layton
Ellen J. Montz
Mark Shepard

Health Plan Payment in U.S. Marketplaces: Regulated Competition with a Weak Mandate
w23450 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Michael F. Pesko
Steven C. Hill

The Effect of Insurance Expansions on Smoking Cessation Medication Use: Evidence from Recent Medicaid Expansions
w23413 Toshiaki Iizuka
Katsuhiko Nishiyama
Brian Chen
Karen Eggleston

Is Preventive Care Worth the Cost? Evidence from Mandatory Checkups in Japan
w23402 R. Tamara Konetzka
Karen B. Lasater
Edward C. Norton
Rachel M. Werner

Are Recessions Good for Staffing in Nursing Homes?
w23376 Charles Courtemanche
Rusty Tchernis
Xilin Zhou

Parental Work Hours and Childhood Obesity: Evidence using Instrumental Variables Related to Sibling School Eligibility
w23389 Juan Carlos Conesa
Daniela Costa
Parisa Kamali
Timothy J. Kehoe
Vegard M. Nygard
Gajendran Raveendranathan
Akshar Saxena

Macroeconomic Effects of Medicare
w23388 Ioana Popovici
Johanna Catherine Maclean
Michael T. French

The Effects of Health Insurance Parity Laws for Substance Use Disorder Treatment on Traffic Fatalities: Evidence of Unintended Benefits
w23344 Adam Jørring
Andrew W. Lo
Tomas J. Philipson
Manita Singh
Richard T. Thakor

Sharing R&D Risk in Healthcare via FDA Hedges
w23353 Steve Cicala
Ethan M.J. Lieber
Victoria Marone

Cost of Service Regulation in U.S. Health Care: Minimum Medical Loss Ratios
w23366 Scott Cunningham
Jason M. Lindo
Caitlin Myers
Andrea Schlosser

How Far Is Too Far? New Evidence on Abortion Clinic Closures, Access, and Abortions
w23342 Johanna Catherine Maclean
Brendan Saloner

The Effect of Public Insurance Expansions on Substance Use Disorder Treatment: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act
w23334 John Cawley
Damien de Walque
Daniel Grossman

The Effect of Stress on Later-Life Health: Evidence from the Vietnam Draft
w23329 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 Wolfers
Rebeca Wong

How the Growing Gap in Life Expectancy May Affect Retirement Benefits and Reforms
w23313 Dhaval Dave
Bo Feng
Michael F. Pesko

The Effects of E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws on Youth Substance Use
w23290 Allison B. Rosen
Kaushik Ghosh
Emily S. Pape
Marcelo Coca Perraillon
Irina Bondarenko
Kassandra L. Messer
Trivellore Raghunathan
Susan T. Stewart
David M. Cutler

Strengthening National Data to Better Measure What We Are Buying in Health Care: Reconciling National Health Expenditures with Detailed Survey Data
w23297 Kai Hong
Kacie Dragan
Sherry Glied

Seeing and Hearing: The Impacts of New York City's Universal Prekindergarten Program on the Health of Low-Income Children
w23269 Charles Courtemanche
James Marton
Benjamin Ukert
Aaron Yelowitz
Daniela Zapata

Early Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Care Access, Risky Health Behaviors, and Self-Assessed Health
w23271 Garth Heutel
Nolan H. Miller
David Molitor

Adaptation and the Mortality Effects of Temperature Across U.S. Climate Regions
w23257 Kenneth J. Arrow
Kamran Bilir
Alan T. Sorensen

The Impact of Information Technology on the Diffusion of New Pharmaceuticals
w23241 Frank R. Lichtenberg
The Impact of Public and Private Research Support on Premature Cancer Mortality and Hospitalization in the U.S., 1999-2013
w23219 D. Mark Anderson
Kerwin Kofi Charles
Claudio Las Heras Olivares
Daniel I. Rees

Was The First Public Health Campaign Successful? The Tuberculosis Movement and Its Effect on Mortality
w23188 Mariana Carrera
Heather Royer
Mark F. Stehr
Justin R. Sydnor

The Structure of Health Incentives: Evidence from a Field Experiment
w23192 Alex Hollingsworth
Christopher J. Ruhm
Kosali Simon

Macroeconomic Conditions and Opioid Abuse
w23203 Yaa Akosa Antwi
Johanna Catherine Maclean

State Health Insurance Mandates and Labor Market Outcomes: New Evidence on Old Questions
w23171 Daniel I. Rees
Joseph J. Sabia
Laura M. Argys
Joshua Latshaw
Dhaval Dave

With a Little Help from My Friends: The Effects of Naloxone Access and Good Samaritan Laws on Opioid-Related Deaths
w23174 Benjamin U. Friedrich
Martin B. Hackmann

The Returns to Nursing: Evidence from a Parental Leave Program
w23177 Brigham Frandsen
Michael Powell
James B. Rebitzer

Sticking Points: Common-Agency Problems and Contracting in the U.S. Healthcare System
w23139 David Slusky
Donna Ginther

Did Medicaid Expansion Reduce Medical Divorce?
w23148 Thomas C. Buchmueller
Colleen Carey

The Effect of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Opioid Utilization in Medicare
w23166 Joseph J. Doyle
Jr.
John A. Graves
Jonathan Gruber

Evaluating Measures of Hospital Quality
w23117 Abe Dunn
Eli B. Liebman
Adam Shapiro

Decomposing Medical-Care Expenditure Growth
w23131 Cory Capps
Dennis W. Carlton
Guy David

Antitrust Treatment of Nonprofits: Should Hospitals Receive Special Care?
w23090 Vilsa Curto
Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Jonathan D. Levin
Jay Bhattacharya

Healthcare Spending and Utilization in Public and Private Medicare
w23092 Bradley Heim
Ithai Lurie
Kosali I. Simon

The Impact of the Affordable Care Act Young Adult Provision on Childbearing, Marriage, and Tax Filing Behavior: Evidence from Tax Data
w23100 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Neale Mahoney

Provider Incentives and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals
w23104 Sonia P. Jaffe
Mark Shepard

Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups
w23107 Christopher S. Carpenter
Emily C. Lawler

Direct and Spillover Effects of Middle School Vaccination Requirements
w23068 Margaret Kyle
Heidi L. Williams

Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient? Evidence from Prescription Drugs
w23078 Leila Agha
Brigham Frandsen
James B. Rebitzer

Causes and Consequences of Fragmented Care Delivery: Theory, Evidence, and Public Policy
w23044 Ausmita Ghosh
Kosali Simon
Benjamin D. Sommers

The Effect of State Medicaid Expansions on Prescription Drug Use: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act
w23017 Douglas Almond
Janet Currie
Valentina Duque

Childhood Circumstances and Adult Outcomes: Act II
w23031 Abby Alpert
David Powell
Rosalie Liccardo Pacula

Supply-Side Drug Policy in the Presence of Substitutes: Evidence from the Introduction of Abuse-Deterrent Opioids
2016
w22986 Kristopher J. Hult
Sonia Jaffe
Tomas J. Philipson

How Does Technological Change Affect Quality-Adjusted Prices in Health Care? Systematic Evidence from Thousands of Innovations
w22955 Marcos A. Rangel
Tom Vogl

Agricultural Fires and Infant Health
w22912 Christopher Stomberg
Drug Shortages, Pricing, and Regulatory Activity
w22917 Jason Abaluck
Jonathan Gruber

Improving the Quality of Choices in Health Insurance Markets
w22873 Gautam Gowrisankaran
Keith A. Joiner
Jianjing Lin

Does Health IT Adoption Lead to Better Information or Worse Incentives?
w22876 Francesco Decarolis
Andrea Guglielmo

Insurers' Response to Selection Risk: Evidence from Medicare Enrollment Reforms
w22887 Nicholas W. Papageorge
Gwyn C. Pauley
Mardge Cohen
Tracey E. Wilson
Barton H. Hamilton
Robert A. Pollak

Health, Human Capital and Domestic Violence
w22875 Jonathan Gruber
Johanna Catherine Maclean
Bill J. Wright
Eric S. Wilkinson
Kevin Volpp

The Impact of Increased Cost-sharing on Utilization of Low Value Services: Evidence from the State of Oregon
w22861 Yu-Chu Shen
Renee Y. Hsia

Geographical Distribution of Emergency Department Closures and Consequences on Heart Attack Patients
w22858 Avi Dor
William Encinosa
Kathleen Carey

Do Good Reports Mean Higher Prices? The Impact of Hospital Compare Ratings on Cardiac Pricing
w22814 Francesco Decarolis
Giancarlo Spagnolo
Riccardo Pacini

Past Performance and Procurement Outcomes
w22826 Carrie Colla
Julie Bynum
Andrea Austin
Jonathan Skinner

Hospital Competition, Quality, and Expenditures in the U.S. Medicare Population
w22832 Michael Geruso
Timothy J. Layton
Daniel Prinz

Screening in Contract Design: Evidence from the ACA Health Insurance Exchanges
w22802 Haizhen Lin
Daniel W. Sacks

Intertemporal Substitution in Health Care Demand: Evidence from the RAND Health Insurance Experiment
w22796 Tatyana Deryugina
Garth Heutel
Nolan H. Miller
David Molitor
Julian Reif

The Mortality and Medical Costs of Air Pollution: Evidence from Changes in Wind Direction
w22780 Sara Markowitz
E. Kathleen Adams
Mary Jane Lewitt
PhD
CNM
Anne Dunlop
MD

Competitive Effects of Scope of Practice Restrictions: Public Health or Public Harm?
w22765 Florian Heiss
Daniel McFadden
Joachim Winter
Amelie Wuppermann
Bo Zhou

Inattention and Switching Costs as Sources of Inertia in Medicare Part D
w22732 Jonathan D. Ketcham
Nicolai V. Kuminoff
Christopher A. Powers

Estimating the Heterogeneous Welfare Effects of Choice Architecture: An Application to the Medicare Prescription Drug Insurance Market
w22745 Leemore Dafny
Christopher Ody
Matthew Schmitt

When Discounts Raise Costs: The Effect of Copay Coupons on Generic Utilization
w22709 Laurence Baker
M. Kate Bundorf
Aileen Devlin
Daniel P. Kessler

Why Don't Commercial Health Plans Use Prospective Payment?
w22720 Mark Pauly
Kyle Myers

A Ricardian-Demand Explanation for Changing Pharmaceutical R&D Productivity
w22666 Erin Johnson
M. Marit Rehavi
David C. Chan
Jr
Daniela Carusi

A Doctor Will See You Now: Physician-Patient Relationships and Clinical Decisions
w22669 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Atul Gupta

Is American Pet Health Care (Also) Uniquely Inefficient?
w22642 Timothy J. Layton
Thomas G. McGuire
Richard C. van Kleef

Deriving Risk Adjustment Payment Weights to Maximize Efficiency of Health Insurance Markets
w22643 Charles F. Manski
Credible Ecological Inference for Personalized Medicine: Formalizing Clinical Judgment
w22620 Kayleigh Barnes
Arnab Mukherji
Patrick Mullen
Neeraj Sood

Financial Risk Protection from Social Health Insurance
w22621 Francis DiTraglia
Camilo García-Jimeno

A Framework for Eliciting, Incorporating, and Disciplining Identification Beliefs in Linear Models
w22595 Angus Deaton
Nancy Cartwright

Understanding and Misunderstanding Randomized Controlled Trials
w22600 Mark Shepard
Hospital Network Competition and Adverse Selection: Evidence from the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange
w22598 Paul J. Eliason
Paul L. E. Grieco
Ryan C. McDevitt
James W. Roberts

Strategic Patient Discharge: The Case of Long-Term Care Hospitals
w22602 Debraj Ray
Arthur Robson

Certified Random: A New Order for Co-Authorship
w22610 Samuel R. Bondurant
Jason M. Lindo
Isaac D. Swensen

Substance Abuse Treatment Centers and Local Crime
w22554 Anna Choi
Dhaval Dave
Joseph J. Sabia

Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Medical Marijuana Laws and Tobacco Use
w22562 Marguerite Burns
John Mullahy

Healthy-Time Measures of Health Outcomes and Healthcare Quality
w22566 Stefano DellaVigna
Devin Pope

Predicting Experimental Results: Who Knows What?
w22583 Marika Cabral
Mark R. Cullen

Estimating the Value of Public Insurance Using Complementary Private Insurance
w22515 Momotazur Rahman
Edward C. Norton
David C. Grabowski

Do Hospital-Owned Skilled Nursing Facilities Provide Better Post-Acute Care Quality?
w22519 Timothy J. Layton
Thomas G. McGuire

Marketplace Plan Payment Options for Dealing with High-Cost Enrollees
w22530 Stefan Pichler
Nicolas R. Ziebarth

The Pros and Cons of Sick Pay Schemes: Testing for Contagious Presenteeism and Noncontagious Absenteeism Behavior
w22542 Diane Alexander
Janet Currie

Are Publicly Insured Children Less Likely to be Admitted to Hospital than the Privately Insured (and Does it Matter)?
w22504 Christopher J. Ruhm
Taking the Measure of a Fatal Drug Epidemic
w22478 David Molitor
The Evolution of Physician Practice Styles: Evidence from Cardiologist Migration
w22471 Helen Levy
Edward C. Norton
Jeffrey A. Smith

Tobacco Regulation and Cost-Benefit Analysis: How Should We Value Foregone Consumer Surplus?
w22459 Ezra Golberstein
Gilbert Gonzales
Ellen Meara

Economic Conditions and Children's Mental Health
w22464 Emily Oster
Does Disease Cause Vaccination? Disease Outbreaks and Vaccination Response
w22465 Rasmus Landersø
James J. Heckman

The Scandinavian Fantasy: The Sources of Intergenerational Mobility in Denmark and the U.S.
w22429 Guy David
Philip A. Saynisch
Aaron Smith-McLallen

The Inner Workings of the Patient Centered Medical Home Model
w22430 Donna B. Gilleskie
Euna Han
Edward C. Norton

Disentangling the Contemporaneous and Dynamic Effects of Human and Health Capital on Wages over the Life Cycle
w22440 Michael Geruso
Demand Heterogeneity in Insurance Markets: Implications for Equity and Efficiency
w22450 John F. Helliwell
Haifang Huang
Shun Wang

New Evidence on Trust and Well-being
w22363 Amanda E. Kowalski
Doing More When You're Running LATE: Applying Marginal Treatment Effect Methods to Examine Treatment Effect Heterogeneity in Experiments
w22369 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Paul Schrimpf

Bunching at the Kink: Implications for Spending Responses to Health Insurance Contracts
w22371 Edward C. Norton
Jun Li
Anup Das
Lena M. Chen

Moneyball in Medicare
w22373 George Wehby
Dhaval Dave
Robert Kaestner

Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health
w22353 David Besanko
David Dranove
Craig Garthwaite

Insurance and the High Prices of Pharmaceuticals
w22317 Jessica Y. Ho
Elizabeth Frankenberg
Cecep Sumantri
Duncan Thomas

Adult Mortality Five Years after a Natural Disaster: Evidence from the Indian Ocean Tsunami
w22318 Olesya Fomenko
Jonathan Gruber

Claims-Shifting: The Problem of Parallel Reimbursement Regimes
w22328 Tom Chang
Joshua Graff Zivin
Tal Gross
Matthew Neidell

The Effect of Pollution on Worker Productivity: Evidence from Call-Center Workers in China
w22338 Kurt Lavetti
Kosali Simon

Strategic Formulary Design in Medicare Part D Plans
w22344 Christina DePasquale
Kevin Stange

Labor Supply Effects of Occupational Regulation: Evidence from the Nurse Licensure Compact
w22306 Michael Chernew
David M. Cutler
Kaushik Ghosh
Mary Beth Landrum

Understanding the Improvement in Disability Free Life Expectancy In the U.S. Elderly Population
w22308 Kai Yeung
Anirban Basu
Ryan N. Hansen
Sean D. Sullivan

Price Elasticities of Pharmaceuticals in a Value-Based-Formulary Setting
w22288 Carlos Dobkin
Amy Finkelstein
Raymond Kluender
Matthew J. Notowidigdo

The Economic Consequences of Hospital Admissions
w22265 Kosali Simon
Aparna Soni
John Cawley

The Impact of Health Insurance on Preventive Care and Health Behaviors: Evidence from the 2014 ACA Medicaid Expansions
w22277 Liran Einav
Amy Finkelstein
Maria Polyakova

Private Provision of Social Insurance: Drug-specific Price Elasticities and Cost Sharing in Medicare Part D
w22249 Norma B. Coe
Jing Guo
R. Tamara Konetzka
Courtney Harold Van Houtven

What is the Marginal Benefit of Payment-Induced Family Care?
w22194 Eric Helland
Seth A. Seabury

Are Settlements in Patent Litigation Collusive? Evidence from Paragraph IV Challenges
w22213 Molly Frean
Jonathan Gruber
Benjamin D. Sommers

Premium Subsidies, the Mandate, and Medicaid Expansion: Coverage Effects of the Affordable Care Act
w22182 Charles Courtemanche
James Marton
Benjamin Ukert
Aaron Yelowitz
Daniela Zapata

Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on Health Insurance Coverage in Medicaid Expansion and Non-Expansion States
w22171 David H. Howard
Guy David
Jason Hockenberry

Selective Hearing: Physician-Ownership and Physicians' Response to New Evidence
w22137 Victoria Y. Fan
Dean T. Jamison
Lawrence H. Summers

The Inclusive Cost of Pandemic Influenza Risk
w22118 Ammar Farooq
Adriana Kugler

Beyond Job Lock: Impacts of Public Health Insurance on Occupational and Industrial Mobility
w22121 Abhijit Banerjee
Sharon Barnhardt
Esther Duflo

Can Iron-Fortified Salt Control Anemia? Evidence from Two Experiments in Rural Bihar
w22106 Leemore Dafny
Kate Ho
Robin S. Lee

The Price Effects of Cross-Market Hospital Mergers
w22084 Hanming Fang
Qing Gong

Detecting Potential Overbilling in Medicare Reimbursement via Hours Worked
w22085 Grant Miller
Christine Valente

Population Policy: Abortion and Modern Contraception are Substitutes
w22031 Eric Helland
Anupam B. Jena
Dan P. Ly
Seth A. Seabury

Self-insuring against Liability Risk: Evidence from Physician Home Values in States with Unlimited Homestead Exemptions
w22037 Andrea Park Chung
Martin Gaynor
Seth Richards-Shubik

Subsidies and Structure: The Lasting Impact of the Hill-Burton Program on the Hospital Industry
w22039 Matthew Grennan
Ashley Swanson

Transparency and Negotiated Prices: The Value of Information in Hospital-Supplier Bargaining
w21990 Sanders Korenman
Dahlia K. Remler

Including Health Insurance in Poverty Measurement: The Impact of Massachusetts Health Reform on Poverty
w21929 John Cawley
Andrew S. Hanks
David R. Just
Brian Wansink

Incentivizing Nutritious Diets: A Field Experiment of Relative Price Changes and How They are Framed
w21937 Charles Courtemanche
Rusty Tchernis
Benjamin Ukert

The Effect of Smoking on Obesity: Evidence from a Randomized Trial
w21930 Alice Chen
Darius N. Lakdawalla

Saving Lives or Saving Money? Understanding the Dual Nature of Physician Preferences
w21870 Brian K. Chen
Hawre Jalal
Hideki Hashimoto
Sze-Chuan Suen
Karen Eggleston
Michael Hurley
Lena Schoemaker
Jay Bhattacharya

Forecasting Trends in Disability in a Super-Aging Society: Adapting the Future Elderly Model to Japan
w21873 Margherita Borella
Mariacristina De Nardi
Eric French

Who Receives Medicaid in Old Age? Rules and Reality
w21894 Victor Lavy
Analia Schlosser
Adi Shany

Out of Africa: Human Capital Consequences of In Utero Conditions
w21846 Gopi Shah Goda
Monica Farid
Jay Bhattacharya

The Incidence of Mandated Health Insurance: Evidence from the Affordable Care Act Dependent Care Mandate
w21851 Alexander Gelber
Timothy Moore
Alexander Strand

The Effect of Disability Insurance Payments on Beneficiaries' Earnings
w21855 David C. Chan
Jr

Informational Frictions and Practice Variation: Evidence from Physicians in Training
w21858 David Powell
Dana Goldman

Disentangling Moral Hazard and Adverse Selection in Private Health Insurance

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