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#HEJC papers for August 2013

Below is a list of recently published working papers and discussion papers from the field of health economics. If you’d like to discuss one of the papers for a #HEJC meeting, please complete the form at the bottom of the page. For more information about #HEJC, and to find out about the role of a discussant, click here.

  1. A Life-Cycle Model with Ambiguous Survival Beliefs, by Max Groneck, Alexander Ludwig and Alexander Zimper [RePEc]
  2. Adverse Selection and an Individual Mandate: When Theory Meets Practice, by Martin B. Hackmann, Jonathan T. Kolstad and Amanda E. Kowalski [RePEc]
  3. Are Publicly Financed Health Insurance Schemes Working in India?, by Shamika Ravi and Sofi Bergkvist
  4. Competition, prices, and quality in the market for physician consultations, by Hugh Gravelle, Anthony Scott, Peter Sivey and Jongsay Yong [RePEc]
  5. Death by Market Power: Reform, Competition and Patient Outcomes in the National Health Service, by Martin Gaynor, Rodrigo Moreno-Serra and Carol Propper [RePEc]
  6. Disease Control, Demographic Change and Institutional Development in Africa, by Margaret S. McMillan, William A. Masters and Harounan Kazianga [RePEc]
  7. Do Insurers Risk-Select Against Each Other? Evidence from Medicaid and Implications for Health Reform, by Ilyana Kuziemko, Katherine Meckel and Maya Rossin-Slater [RePEc]
  8. Does quality affect patients’ choice of doctor? Evidence from the UK, by Rita Santos, Hugh Gravelle and Carol Propper [RePEc]
  9. Economic Evaluation of Road Traffic Safety Measures, by Ejaz Gul [RePEc]
  10. Effects of Mental Health on Couple Relationship Status, by Nancy E. Reichman, Hope Corman and Kelly Noonan [RePEc]
  11. Elderly Healthcare in the Face of Budget Constraint, by Ricardo Perlingeiro
  12. Even One Is Too Much: The Economic Consequences of Being a Smoker, by Julie L. Hotchkiss and M. Melinda Pitts [RePEc]
  13. Evolving Choice Inconsistencies in Choice of Prescription Drug Insurance, by Jason Abaluck and Jonathan Gruber [RePEc]
  14. Food Prices and Body Fatness among Youths, by Michael Grossman, Erdal Tekin and Roy Wada [RePEc]
  15. Gender Differences in Preferences for Health-Related Absences from Work, by Daniel Avdic and Per Johansson [RePEc]
  16. Health inequity in Indonesia: is it declining?, by Pipit Pitriyan and Adiatma Y.M Siregar [RePEc]
  17. Healthcare Exceptionalism? Productivity and Allocation in the U.S. Healthcare Sector, by Amitabh Chandra, Amy Finkelstein, Adam Sacarny and Chad Syverson [RePEc]
  18. Informal Care and Caregiver’s Health, by Young Kyung DoEdward C. NortonSally Stearns and Courtney H. Van Houtven [RePEc]
  19. Introducing Activity-Based Payment in the Hospital Industry: Evidence from French Data, by Philippe Choné, Franck Evain, Lionel Wilner and Engin Yilmaz [RePEc]
  20. Long-Run Effect of Severe Economic Recessions: Drastic Changes in Working Hours and Male BMI Trajectories, by Olena Y. Nizalova and Edward C. Norton
  21. Nannying, nudging, rewarding? A discussion on the constraints and the degree of control over health status, by Christine le Clainche and Sandy Tubeuf
  22. NHS Productivity from 2004/5 to 2010/11, by Chris Bojke, Adriana Castelli, Katja Grasic, Andrew Street and Padraic Ward [RePEc]
  23. Physician Agency and Competition: Evidence from a Major Change to Medicare Chemotherapy Reimbursement Policy, by Mireille Jacobson, Tom Y. Chang, Joseph P. Newhouse and Craig C. Earle.
  24. Physicians Treating Physicians: Information and Incentives in Childbirth, by Erin M. Johnson and M. Marit Rehavi [RePEc]
  25. Religion and Risky Health Behaviors among U.S. Adolescents and Adults, by Jason Fletcher and Sanjeev Kumar [RePEc]
  26. Subcontracting Health Care Services: Lessons from Therapist Staffing in Skilled Nursing Facilities, by John R. Bowblis and Christopher Scott Brunt
  27. Successful Aging: A Cross-National Study of Subjective Well-Being Later in Life, by Julia Zelikova
  28. The Caloric Costs of Culture: Evidence from Indian Migrants, by David Atkin [RePEc]
  29. The Effect of College Education on Health, by Kasey Buckles, Andreas Hagemann, Ofer Malamud, Melinda S. Morrill and Abigail K. Wozniak [RePEc]
  30. The Effect of Medicaid Expansions in the Late 1980s and Early 1990s on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women, by Dhaval M. Dave, Sandra L. Decker, Robert Kaestner and Kosali Ilayperuma Simon [RePEc]
  31. The Future of Health Economics: The Potential of Behavioral and Experimental Economics, by Fredrik Hansen, Anders Anell, Ulf-G Gerdtham and Carl Hampus Lyttkens [RePEc]
  32. The Influence of Child Care on Maternal Health and Mother-Child Interaction, by Alexandra Kröll and Rainald Borck [RePEc]
  33. To Drink or Not to Drink: The Microeconomic Analysis of Alcohol Consumption in Russia in 2006-2010, by Yana Roshchina
  34. Trends in Health, Education and Income in the United States, 1820-2000, by Hoyt Bleakley, Dora Costa and Adriana Lleras-Muney [RePEc]
  35. Who to pay for performance? The choice of organisational level for hospital performance incentives, by Søren Rud Kristensen, Mickael Bech and Jørgen Lauridsen [RePEc]


  • Chris Sampson

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