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1.

The Financial Psychology of Worry and Women

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 15 Feb 2008 Last Revised: 17 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Goucher College - Department of Business Management
Downloads 5,022
2.

What's the Hard Return on Employee Wellness Programs?

Harvard Business Review, December 2010, Mays Business School Research Paper No. 2012-68
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 24 May 2012 Last Revised: 15 Aug 2015
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Department of Marketing, Baylor University - Hankamer School of Business and University of Texas at Houston - M.D. Anderson Cancer Center
Downloads 4,289
3.

Medical Tourism in Malaysia: International Movement of Healthcare Consumers and the Commodification of Healthcare

Asia Research Institute Working Paper No. 83
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 19 Dec 2008
Working Paper Series
Universiti Sains Malaysia (USM)
Downloads 3,176
4.

Supersizing Supercenters? The Impact of Wal-Mart Supercenters on Body Mass Index and Obesity

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 05 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 04 Nov 2010
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics and Brock School of Business, Samford University
Downloads 2,279
5.

Is the FDA Too Conservative or Too Aggressive?: A Bayesian Decision Analysis of Clinical Trial Design

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 11 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2016
Working Paper Series
Pfizer, Inc., Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management

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Downloads 1,897
6.

Consumer Directed Health Care

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2006-PB-20
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 14 May 2007
Working Paper Series
National Center for Policy Analysis
Downloads 1,505
7.

Privacy Protection and Technology Diffusion: The Case of Electronic Medical Records

NET Institute Working Paper No. 07-16
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 30 Jan 2007 Last Revised: 29 Oct 2014
Working Paper Series
University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)
Downloads 1,473
8.

Does Tort Reform Affect Physician Supply? Evidence from Texas

nearly final version, published in International Review of Law and Economics, Vol. 42, 2015, pp. 203-218, Northwestern Law & Econ Research Paper 12-11, Illinois Program in Law, Behavior and Social Science Paper No. LBSS12-12, U of Texas Law, Law and Econ Research Paper No. 225
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 30 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 04 Dec 2015
Working Paper Series
Georgetown University, University of Texas at Austin - School of Law, Northwestern University - Pritzker School of Law and Hanyang University - College of Policy Science
Downloads 1,230
9.

Financial Conflicts of Interest in Medicine

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 23 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 27 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management, University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Rady School of Management and Bates College
Downloads 1,210
10.

Occupational Characteristics and the Obesity Wage Penalty

Vanderbilt Law and Economics Research Paper No. 16-12, Vanderbilt Public Law Research Paper No. 16-23
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 30 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
Vanderbilt University - Law School
Downloads 1,207
11.

Do Physicians' Financial Incentives Affect Medical Treatment and Patient Health?

SIEPR Discussion Paper No. 11-017
Number of pages: 92 Posted: 05 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2013
Working Paper Series
University of California, San Diego (UCSD) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,192
12.

Micro Health Insurance in India - Pointers for Progress

IRDA Journal, Vol. 5, No. 12, 2007
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 12 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 29 Dec 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Micro Insurance Academy (MIA)
Downloads 1,122
13.

Obesity and the Availability of Fast-Food: An Instrumental Variables Approach

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 29 May 2007 Last Revised: 10 Apr 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics
Downloads 1,079
14.

The Effects of Charge-Price Transparency Regulation on Prices in the Healthcare Industry

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 14-33
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 22 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 11 Apr 2017
Working Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of California San Diego and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,033
15.

Defensive Medicine and Disappearing Doctors?

Regulation, Vol. 28, No. 3, pp. 24-31, Fall 2005
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 19 Oct 2005
Accepted Paper Series
Harvard University - Department of Health Policy & Management and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 938
16.

Pioneering Advantage in Generic Drug Competition

International Journal of Pharmaceutical and Healthcare Marketing 01/2014; 8(2)
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 20 Aug 2006 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2014
Accepted Paper Series
AIG and Cornell University - Samuel Curtis Johnson Graduate School of Management
Downloads 921
17.

Are Restaurants Really Supersizing America?

American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 01 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
U.C. Berkeley - Department of Agricultural and Resource Economics and Northwestern University - Kellogg School of Management
Downloads 850
18.

Effect of Job Stress and Personal Life Stress on Mental Health and Job Outcomes of Medical Professionals

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 22 Jul 2009 Last Revised: 08 Sep 2009
Working Paper Series
affiliation not provided to SSRN and India Tourism Development Corporation
Downloads 826
19.

Asymmetric Social Interactions in Physician Prescription Behavior: The Role of Opinion Leaders

Stanford University Graduate School of Business Research Paper No. 1970
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 13 Oct 2006 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2014
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Graduate School of Business, University of Michigan, Stephen M. Ross School of Business and Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey - Rutgers Business School at Newark & New Brunswick
Downloads 734
20.

An Econometric Analysis of SARS and Avian Flu on International Tourist Arrivals to Asia

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 08 Mar 2009 Last Revised: 18 May 2009
Working Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam - Erasmus School of Economics, Econometric Institute, National Chung Hsing University - Department of Applied Economics, Chaoyang University of Technology, National Chung Hsing University and National Chung Hsing University - Department of Applied Economics, Department of Finance
Downloads 704
21.

A Cost/Benefit Analysis of Providing Tax-Exempt Status to Non-Profit Hospitals

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 11 Apr 1998
Working Paper Series
Pennsylvania State University - School of Business Administration and Moffitt, Pease & Lim Associates, Inc.
Downloads 679
22.

Could Behavioral Economics Help Improve Diet Quality for Nutrition Assistance Program Participants?

USDA-ERS Economic Research Report No. 43
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 17 Jan 2008
Working Paper Series
Cornell University - Dyson School of Applied Economics and Management, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and Cornell University
Downloads 665
23.

The Impact of Medical Liability Standards on Regional Variations in Physician Behavior: Evidence from the Adoption of National-Standard Rules

American Economic Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 20 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Duke University School of Law
Downloads 641
24.

Electronic Medical Records and Physician Productivity: Evidence from Panel Data Analysis

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 02 Nov 2011
Working Paper Series
University of California, Davis and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 636
25.

Law, Medicine, and Wealth: Does Concierge Medicine Promote Health Care Choice or is it a Barrier to Access?

Stanford Law & Policy Review, Vol. 17, No. 1, 2006
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 21 Nov 2007
Accepted Paper Series
South Texas College of Law
Downloads 609
26.

Effects of Ownership on Hospital Efficiency in Germany

BuR Business Research Journal, Vol. 2, No. 2, December 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 12 Mar 2010 Last Revised: 20 Aug 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration and University of Hamburg - Faculty of Economics and Business Administration
Downloads 596
27.

Can Marginal Rates of Substitution Be Inferred from Happiness Data? Evidence from Residency Choices

American Economic Review, Forthcoming, Johnson School Research Paper Series No. 8-2013
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 21 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2014
Accepted Paper Series
USC, Center for Economic and Social Research (CESR), Cornell University - S.C. Johnson Graduate School of Management, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Operations & Information Management Department

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Downloads 587
28.

Macronutrients and Obesity: Revisiting the Calories in, Calories out Framework

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 15 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2014
Working Paper Series
Bates College and Bates College
Downloads 574
29.

Measuring Hospital Efficiency through Data Envelopment Analysis when Policy-Makers' Preferences Matter: An Application to a Sample of Italian NHS Hospitals

University Ca' Foscari of Venice, Dept. of Economics Research Paper Series No. 13/06
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 24 Nov 2006
Working Paper Series
University of Padua - Department of Economics and Ca Foscari University of Venice - Dipartimento di Economia
Downloads 561
30.

A Network Formation Model Based on Subgraphs

Number of pages: 93 Posted: 09 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2016
Working Paper Series
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 560
31.

Probit Models with Dummy Endogenous Regressors

University of Southern Denmark Business and Economics Discussion Paper No. 4/2006, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 16 Jun 2007 Last Revised: 15 May 2008
Working Paper Series
Danish Institute of Governmental Research (KORA) and University of Copenhagen
Downloads 557
32.

Employees Dissastification and Turnover Crises: A Study of Hotel Industry, Malaysia

Number of pages: 11 Posted: 16 Mar 2015 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
UiTM Pulau Pinang, Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM), UiTM Pulau Pinang, UiTM Pulau Pinang and Universiti Teknologi MARA (UiTM)
Downloads 546
33.

The Economics of Pharmaceutical Pricing and Physician Prescribing in Japan

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 07 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
University of Tokyo
Downloads 520
34.

A Household Production Function Model of the Production of Child Health and Education - The Role of Housing-Related Inputs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 22 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 20 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Consultant
Downloads 518
35.

Free Distribution or Cost-Sharing? Evidence from a Randomized Malaria Prevention Experiment

Brookings Global Economy and Development Working Paper No. 11
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 03 Jan 2008 Last Revised: 22 Mar 2008
Working Paper Series
The Brookings Institution and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 518
36.

Economic Costs of Diabetes in the U.S. in 2002

Diabetes Care, Vol. 26, pp. 917-932, 2003
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 07 Jul 2008 Last Revised: 26 Sep 2010
Accepted Paper Series
The Lewin Group, Harvard University - Institute for Quantitative Social Science and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 486
37.

Social Learning Theory, Cigarette Taxes and Adolescent Smoking Behavior

Forthcoming, Journal of Economics and Statistics
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Nov 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Substance Abuse & Mental Health Services Administration
Downloads 484
38.

A Dynamic Oligopoly Structural Model for the Prescription Drug Market after Patent Expiration

International Economic Review, Vol. 51, No. 4, pp. 1175-1207, November 2010
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jun 2008 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management

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39.

The Effect of Any Willing Provider and Freedom of Choice Laws on Prescription Drug Expenditures

American Law and Economics Review, Vol. 17, P. 192, 2015
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 01 Dec 2012 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2016
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania Law School and George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty
Downloads 475
40.

Opportunity Costs Surrounding Exercise and Dietary Behaviors: Quantifying Trade-offs Between Commuting Time and Health-Related Activities

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 19 Oct 2009 Last Revised: 28 Apr 2012
Working Paper Series
Abt Associates, Inc. - Domestic Health Division
Downloads 458
41.

Career Effects of Mental Health

Number of pages: 52 Posted: 06 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 03 Oct 2015
Working Paper Series
, University of Aarhus - School of Business and Social Sciences and Leonard N. Stern School of Business - Department of Economics
Downloads 433
42.

Performance Improvement Capability: Keys to Accelerating Performance Improvement in Hospitals

California Management Review, Vol. 45, No. 2. pp. 12-33, 2003
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 20 Jan 2009 Last Revised: 21 Apr 2014
Accepted Paper Series
University of Southern California - Management and Organization Department, University of Southern California, University of Calgary - Haskayne School of Business, Childrens Hospital Los Angeles, University of Southern California - Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism and University of Southern California - Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism
Downloads 433
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The Effects of Detailing on Prescribing Decisions Under Quality Uncertainty

Quantitative Marketing and Economics, Vol.8, No. 2, pp.123-165, June 2010
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 29 Aug 2007 Last Revised: 06 Jul 2010
Accepted Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and New York University (NYU) - Leonard N. Stern School of Business
Downloads 433
44.

The Effect of Patient Cost Sharing on Utilization, Health and Risk Protection

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 13 Nov 2012 Last Revised: 15 Dec 2013
Working Paper Series
Simon Fraser University (SFU)

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Downloads 421
45.

On Doctors, Mechanics and Computer Specialists - The Economics of Credence Goods

Journal of Economic Literature, March 2006
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 18 Dec 2005
Accepted Paper Series
University of Vienna - Department of Economics and University of Innsbruck
Downloads 419
46.

Competition in Networks: An Analysis of Hospital Pricing Behavior

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Sep 1999
Working Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and Government of the United States of America - Federal Trade Commission
Downloads 413
47.

The Effects of Publicity on Demand: The Case of Anti-Cholesterol Drugs

Forthcoming in Marketing Science, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 1782055
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 17 Mar 2015
Working Paper Series
University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management, HEC Montreal, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and Penn State Erie - Behrend College
Downloads 411
48.

Counterfeit Drugs: The Consumer Perspective

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 28 Nov 2007
Working Paper Series
University of Connecticut - School of Business
Downloads 408
49.

Estimating Peer Effects in Health Outcomes: Replies and Corrections to Fowler and Christakis

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 02 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 17 Sep 2008
Working Paper Series
Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 403
50.

The Optimal Design of Hospital Advertising by Means of Conjoint Measurement

Journal of Advertising Research, Vol. 38, No. 3, pp. 35-46, May/June 1998
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
University of Freiburg (Germany) and Department of Business Administration, Chair Public & Nonprofit Management
Downloads 403