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1.

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 2,418
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Is the FDA Too Conservative or Too Aggressive?: A Bayesian Decision Analysis of Clinical Trial Design

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 11 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 29 Nov 2017
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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The Only Prescription is Transparency: The Effect of Charge-Price-Transparency Regulation on Healthcare Prices

Chicago Booth Research Paper No. 14-33, Management Science, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 22 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 05 Aug 2019
Accepted Paper Series
University of Chicago - Booth School of Business, University of California San Diego and University of Chicago - Booth School of Business
Downloads 1,684
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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 1,214
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Advancing the Responsible Use of Medicines: Applying Levers for Change

Number of pages: 220 Posted: 23 Feb 2013
Working Paper Series
IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics and IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics
Downloads 839
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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 548
7.

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
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The Brookings Institution and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 541
8.

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 533
9.

The Prescription for Rising Drug Prices: Competition or Price Controls?

Health Matrix: Journal of Law-Medicine, Forthcoming, Emory Legal Studies Research Paper No. 16-403
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 08 Mar 2016 Last Revised: 08 Apr 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Emory University School of Law
Downloads 519
10.

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
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School

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

Published in Marketing Science 35(1):158-181, 2016, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 1782055
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 09 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 08 May 2020
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School, HEC Montreal, University of Toronto - Rotman School of Management and York University
Downloads 436
12.

The Cost Effectiveness of Direct to Consumer Advertising for Prescription Drugs

Emory Law and Economics Research Paper No. 08-28
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
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Emory University - Department of Economics and Emory University - Department of Health Policy and Management
Downloads 390
13.

Do Visas Kill? Health Effects of African Health Professional Emigration

Center for Global Development Working Paper No. 114, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 58 Posted: 15 Apr 2007
Working Paper Series
Center for Global Development
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14.

Sharing R&D Risk in Healthcare via FDA Hedges

MIT Sloan Research Paper No. 5194-17
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 03 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 13 Apr 2017
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Boston College - Carroll School of Management, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Sloan School of Management, University of Chicago, Goldman Sachs and University of Minnesota - Carlson School of Management

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Downloads 364
15.

After the ACA: Freeing the Market for Health Care

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 07 Feb 2013
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Hoover Institution
Downloads 348
16.

Drug Rebates Do Not Increase Costs to Consumers

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 08 Jun 2018
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University of Illinois at Chicago - School of Public Health and The Jack Kemp Foundation
Downloads 336
17.

Patients as Consumers: Courts, Contracts, and the New Medical Marketplace

Michigan Law Review, Vol. 106, No. 643, 2008, Wake Forest Univ. Legal Studies Paper No. 1090637
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 08 Feb 2008
Accepted Paper Series
Wake Forest University - School of Law and University of Michigan Law School
Downloads 328
18.

The Paradox of Good Health and Poverty: Assessing Cuban Health Outcomes under Castro

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 05 May 2017
Working Paper Series
Bates College and Texas Tech University - Health Science Center
Downloads 294
19.

Can You Get What You Pay For? Pay-for-Performance and the Quality of Healthcare Providers

RAND Working Paper Series No. WR- 680
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Apr 2009
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RAND Corporation, Harvard Medical School and Harvard University - T.H. Chan School of Public Health

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The Simple Economics of Risk-Sharing Agreements between the NHS and the Pharmaceutical Industry

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 20 Dec 2007
Working Paper Series
Universidade Nova de Lisboa
Downloads 271
21.

Health Care Costs of Domestic Violence Against Women - Evidence from Portugal

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 16 Jul 2008
Working Paper Series
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Universidade Nova de Lisboa and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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22.

Gordon Tullock Meets Phineas Gage: The Political Economy of Lobotomies in the United States

NDSU Public Choice and Private Enterprise Research Paper No. 18-2
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 21 Jun 2018 Last Revised: 20 May 2019
Working Paper Series
North Dakota State University - Department of Agribusiness and Applied Economics and Bates College
Downloads 254
23.

Market Failure in the Pharmaceutical Industry and How it Can Be Overcome: The CureShare Mechanism

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Oct 2008
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Hebrew University of Jerusalem - Jerusalem School of Business Administration and affiliation not provided to SSRN
Downloads 242
24.

Medical Marijuana Laws and Illegal Marijuana Use

Published as "The Effects of Medical Marijuana Laws on Illegal Marijuana Use" in Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 38, 2014
Number of pages: 84 Posted: 21 Oct 2012 Last Revised: 12 May 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Victoria University of Wellington - School of Economics & Finance
Downloads 229
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Australia's Bad Drug Deal: High Pharmaceutical Prices

Duckett, S.J. with Breadon, P., Ginnivan, L. and Venkataraman, P., 2013, Australia’s Bad Drug Deal: High Pharmaceutical Prices, Grattan Institute, Melbourne, ISBN: 978-1-925015-00-3,
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 06 Jun 2013 Last Revised: 11 Aug 2016
Accepted Paper Series
Grattan Institute, Grattan Institute, Grattan Institute and Grattan Institute
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Time is Money: Outpatient Waiting Times and Health Insurance Choices of Elderly Veterans in the United States

Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 11 May 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Boston University - School of Public Health and Health Care Financing & Economics
Downloads 207
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Are All Health Outcomes 'Contagious'? Detecting Implausible Social Network Effects in Acne, Height, and Headaches

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 28 Jan 2009
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Econ One Research and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Robert M. La Follette School of Public Affairs
Downloads 205
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Dynamic Spread of Happiness in a Large Social Network: Longitudinal Analysis Over 20 Years in the Framingham Heart Study

British Medical Journal, Vol. 3, January 2009
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 08 Dec 2008
Accepted Paper Series
UC San Diego Division of Social Sciences and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 205
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How Effective is Population-Based Cancer Screening? Regression Discontinuity Estimates from the U.S. Guideline Screening Initiation Ages

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 24 Jul 2011
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RAND Corporation and McGill University - Department of Economics
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A Structural Model of Correlated Learning and Late-Mover Advantages: The Case of Statins

Forthcoming in Management Science, Rotman School of Management Working Paper No. 2662286
Number of pages: 62 Posted: 19 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2019
Working Paper Series
Johns Hopkins University - Carey Business School and York University
Downloads 195
31.

A Healthcare Agenda for Business

MIT Sloan Management Review, Vol. 45, No. 4, Summer 2004
Number of pages: 11 Posted: 01 Jun 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Texas A&M University - Department of Marketing, Baylor University - Hankamer School of Business and Institute for Healthcare Improvement
Downloads 193
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An Economic Justification for Open Access to Essential Medicine Patents in Developing Countries

Journal of Law, Medicine and Ethics, Vol. 37, No. 2, 2009
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 18 Jul 2012
Accepted Paper Series
American University - Washington College of Law, University of Calgary - Department of Economics and American University - Program on Information Justice and Intellectual Property
Downloads 192
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Physician-Industry Interactions: Persuasion and Welfare

Number of pages: 65 Posted: 03 Aug 2018
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University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, Harvard University - Technology & Operations Management Unit, Columbia University - Columbia Business School and Duke University - Fuqua School of Business

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The Shape of Demand: What Does it Tells Us About Direct-to-Consumer Marketing of Antidepressants?

The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, Vol. 8, No. 2
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 30 May 2007 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2014
Working Paper Series
Lehigh University and Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality (AHRQ)
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The Subways Seeded the Massive Coronavirus Epidemic in New York City

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 27 Apr 2020
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Sex Selective Abortions, Fertility, and Birth Spacing

Number of pages: 58 Posted: 25 May 2010 Last Revised: 03 May 2016
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Seattle University - Albers School of Business and Economics
Downloads 179
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Economic Geography of Human Development: Stratified Growth in Bolivia, Brazil, Guatemala and Peru

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 22 Oct 2008 Last Revised: 03 Jan 2015
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Centro de Investigación y Docencia Económicas (CIDE) - Division of Economics
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38.

Access to Global Disease Innovation

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 16 Nov 2006
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Boston University School of Law
Downloads 164
39.

The Health Insurer Nudge

Southern California Law Review, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 31 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2018
Accepted Paper Series
DePaul University - College of Law
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The Effect of the 2009 Influenza Pandemic on Labor Market Outcomes

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 10 Apr 2016
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University of Chile - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, Department of Health Policy and Management and RAND Corporation
Downloads 160
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The Geography of COVID-19 Growth in the US: Counties and Metropolitan Areas

Number of pages: 10 Posted: 07 Apr 2020
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Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Center for Real Estate
Downloads 159
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The Impact of Cannabis Access Laws on Opioid Prescribing

U of Alabama Legal Studies Research Paper No. 3320778, Vanderbilt Law Research Paper No. 18-60
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 30 Jan 2019
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University of Alabama - School of Law, Vanderbilt University - Strategy and Business Economics and Vanderbilt University - Law School
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Comment on David Cutler and Adriana Lleras-Muney (2008): 'Education and Health: Evaluating Theories and Evidence'

Number of pages: 7 Posted: 02 Feb 2011
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Central European Labour Studies Institute (CELSI)
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The Effects of Bundled Discounts on Entry in the Market for Pediatric Vaccines

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 03 Jan 2012
Working Paper Series
Compass Lexecon and Compass Lexecon
Downloads 125
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What Determines the Individual Decision to Take Preventive Actions?

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 17 Mar 2008
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New University of Lisbon - Faculdade de Economia and Universidade Nova de Lisboa
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Public-Sector Expenditures and Utilization of Home Care Services in Canada: Exploring the Data

Canadian Institute for Health Information, 2007, iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 22 Jun 2007
Accepted Paper Series
Université Laval and Canadian Institute for Health Information
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Doctors with Borders: Occupational Licensing as an Implicit Barrier to High-Skill Migration

Public Choice, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 10 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Virginia - Woodrow Wilson Department of Politics, University of Virginia and University of Virginia
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Estimating Willingness-to-Pay for Health Insurance Among Rural Poor in India By Reference to Engel's Law

Social Science & Medicine 76 (2013) pp. 67-73
Number of pages: 8 Posted: 04 Jan 2013
Accepted Paper Series
Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR), Micro Insurance Academy (MIA), IBEX Project Services and Tel Aviv University - Professor Sackler Faculty of Medicine
Downloads 115
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Access to Medicines and European Market Integration

IMT Lucca EIC Working Paper Series 01/2016
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 18 Jan 2016 Last Revised: 19 Jan 2016
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Polytechnic University of Milan - Department of Management, Economics and Industrial Engineering and IMT School for Advanced Studies Lucca, AXES Lab
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Is Pharmaceutical Detailing Informative? Evidence from Contraindicated Drug Prescriptions

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 16 Dec 2018
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Purdue University, California Institute of Technology and SUNY at Stony Brook University, College of Arts and Science, Department of Economics
Downloads 111