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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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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 1,683
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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 1,163
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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 888
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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
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Abt Associates, Inc. - Domestic Health Division
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Can Consumers Make Affordable Care Affordable? The Value of Choice Architecture

U of Penn, Inst for Law & Econ Research Paper No. 13-28, Columbia Business School Research Paper No. 13-56
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 11 Jul 2013 Last Revised: 24 Jan 2014
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Columbia Business School - Marketing, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Columbia University - Department of Psychology and University of Miami
Downloads 494
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Health Care Reform in the United States: Why, When and How?

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief No. 2006-PB-16
Number of pages: 10 Posted: 29 Nov 2006
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Syracuse University
Downloads 477
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Recalibrating the Legal Risks of Cross-Border Health Care

Yale Journal of Health Policy, Law, and Ethics, Vol. 10, No. 1, 2010, SMU Dedman School of Law Legal Studies Research Paper No. 74
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 24 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 28 Feb 2011
Accepted Paper Series
Southern Methodist University - Dedman School of Law
Downloads 455
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A Survey of Consumers’ Perceptions Toward Medical Tourism (2011 Study)

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
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University of North Carolina at Pembroke and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Pembroke - Medical Tourism Research Center
Downloads 429
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The Effect of Public Health Insurance on Criminal Recidivism

George Mason Law & Economics Research Paper No. 19-19
Number of pages: 64 Posted: 25 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 20 Feb 2020
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Texas A&M University - Private Enterprise Research Center, George Mason University - Antonin Scalia Law School, Faculty, Texas A&M University - Private Enterprise Research Center and Texas A&M University - Private Enterprise Research Center
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A Survey of Consumers’ Perceptions Toward Medical Tourism (2012 Study)

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Mar 2013
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University of North Carolina at Pembroke and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Pembroke - Medical Tourism Research Center
Downloads 379
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The Effect of Medical Cannabis Dispensaries on Opioid and Heroin Overdose Mortality

Claremont McKenna College Robert Day School of Economics and Finance Research Paper No. 3270101
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 11 Nov 2018
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Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, Mathematica Policy Research, Washington, DC and University of Arkansas at Little Rock - Department of Economics and Finance
Downloads 372
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Shadows of the Captain of the Men of Death: Early Life Health Interventions, Human Capital Investments, and Institutions

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 09 Oct 2011 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2015
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IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine

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'The Gay Rights State': Wisconsin's Pioneering Legislation to Prohibit Discrimination Based on Sexual Orientation

Wisconsin Women's Law Journal, 2007, Emory Public Law Research Paper No. 07-1
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 25 Jan 2007
Accepted Paper Series
William B. Turner, Attorney at Law
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The Effect of State-Level Sex Education Policies on Youth Sexual Behaviors

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 20 Dec 2013
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University of Tennessee - Department of Political Science and University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy
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How Does the Quality of Health Care Compare Internationally?

Timely Analysis of Immediate Health Policy Issues, a series of policy briefs produced by the Urban Institute and the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 06 Oct 2009
Working Paper Series
Elizabeth Docteur Consulting and The Urban Institute
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Introduction: Seeking the Grail: Financing for Quality, Accessibility, and Sustainability in the Health Care System

EXPLORING SOCIAL INSURANCE: CAN A DOSE OF EUROPE CURE CANADIAN HEALTH CARE FINANCE?, McGill-Queen's University Press, 2008
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 27 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law, INSEAD and University of Toronto - Department of Political Science
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Inspiration from the 'Biggest Loser': Social Interactions in a Weight Loss Program

Marketing Science, forthcoming
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 13 Sep 2016 Last Revised: 10 May 2018
Accepted Paper Series
Yale School of Management and Cornell Dyson
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Irrational Hospital Pricing

Houston Journal of Health Law and Policy, vol. 14, 2014, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2014-02
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 28 Jan 2014 Last Revised: 15 Oct 2014
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law
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The Private Sale of Cancer Drugs in Ontario's Public Hospitals: Tough Issues at the Public/Private Interface in Health Care

McGill Journal of Law and Health, April 30, 2007
Number of pages: 29 Posted: 12 Apr 2007 Last Revised: 17 Nov 2011
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Ottawa - Common Law Section
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Child Attention-Deficit Hyperactivity Disorderv (ADHD) in Same-Sex Parent Families in the United States: Prevalence and Comorbidities

British Journal of Medicine & Medical Research 6(10): 987-998, 2015, Article no. BJMMR.2015.275, ISSN: 2231-061
Number of pages: 12 Posted: 02 Feb 2015 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2015
Working Paper Series
The Catholic University of America
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How a Guaranteed Annual Income Could Put Food Banks Out of Business

SPP Research Paper No. 6-37
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Dec 2013
Accepted Paper Series
University of Calgary - Department of Economics, University of Calgary and University of Calgary
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A Social Insurance Model for Pharmacare: Ontario's Options for a More Sustainable, Cost-Effective Drug Program

C.D. Howe Institute Commentary, No. 326, April 2011
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 29 Apr 2011
Accepted Paper Series
C.D. Howe Institute and C.D. Howe Institute
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Prevalence and Incidence of Cardiovascular Disease In Canada: 1991/92 - 1999/00

Number of pages: 21 Posted: 20 Sep 2007
Working Paper Series
Université Laval and Health Canada
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The Double-Edged Sword of Health Care Integration: Consolidation and Cost Control

Indiana Law Journal, vol. 92, 2016, Georgia State University College of Law, Legal Studies Research Paper No. 2016-01
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 23 Feb 2016 Last Revised: 26 Jan 2017
Accepted Paper Series
Georgia State University College of Law and University of California Hastings College of the Law
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The Illegality of Private Health Care in Canada

Canadian Medical Association Journal, Vol. 164, No. 6, pp. 825-830, 2001
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 20 Jun 2008
Accepted Paper Series
University of Ottawa - Faculty of Law and University of Toronto
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Estimating Cost Savings from Early Cancer Diagnosis

Data 2(3) (2017) 30
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 28 May 2017 Last Revised: 03 Apr 2019
Accepted Paper Series
Quantigic Solutions LLC, Two29 Consulting LLC and Duke-NUS Medical School - Centre for Computational Biology
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Are There Racial Disparities in Emergency Medical Services? Evidence from Mississippi

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
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The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Management and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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Gamifying Risk Communication: The Game of Mortality

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Apr 2016
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University of Illinois College of Law and Harvard University, Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Students
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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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Medical Tourism: Consumers' Patterns of Participation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
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University of North Carolina at Pembroke and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Pembroke - Medical Tourism Research Center
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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 Long-Term Impact of an Early Career Recession on Health and Health-Related Behaviors

Becker Friedman Institute for Research in Economics Working Paper No. 2596784
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 21 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 18 Jun 2015
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The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) and University of Miami - School of Business Administration - Department of Economics
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Do National Cancer Screening Guidelines Reduce Mortality?

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 17 Mar 2013 Last Revised: 17 Oct 2014
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University of Virginia - Frank Batten School of Leadership and Public Policy and George Mason University - Buchanan Center Political Economy
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Recognition of the International Human Right to Health and Health Care in the United States

Rutgers Law Review, Vol. 60, No. 2, 2008
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 09 May 2011 Last Revised: 14 Feb 2012
Accepted Paper Series
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
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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
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Production Factors, Productivity Dynamics and Quality Gains as Determinants of Healthcare Spending Growth in U.S. Hospitals

Bank of Mexico Working Paper 2013-13
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Nov 2013
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Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
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Income-Related Health Disparity and its Determinants in New York State: Racial/Ethnic and Geographical Comparisons

TOWARD EQUITY IN HEALTH: A NEW GLOBAL APPROACH TO HEALTH DISPARITIES, Barbara C. Wallace, Ph.D., ed., Springer Publications, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 12 Aug 2007
Accepted Paper Series
State University of New York (SUNY) at Albany, College of Arts and Sciences, Economics and State University of New York - Economics
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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
Downloads 120
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Why Do Firms Use Insurance to Fund Worker Health Benefits? The Role of Corporate Finance

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 04 Feb 2013 Last Revised: 01 Apr 2013
Working Paper Series
University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Wake Forest University
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An Instrumental Variable Approach to Calculating the Income Elasticity of Demand for Healthcare in Canada.

Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Oct 2014
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University of Manitoba - Department of Community Health Sciences (CHS) and University of Manitoba - Department of Community Health Sciences (CHS)
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Health Awareness and Behavior Among Adolescent Students in a Rural School: A Cross Sectional Observational Study

International Journal of Research in Medical Sciences, 3 (12), 3499-3502. doi:10.18203/2320-6012.ijrms20151231
Number of pages: 4 Posted: 28 Nov 2015 Last Revised: 22 Jan 2016
Accepted Paper Series
MGM Medical College and Raichur Institute of Medical Sciences
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The Impact of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on U.S. Opioid Prescriptions

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 19 Apr 2018
Working Paper Series
Yale University - Yale Law School and Yale University
Downloads 114
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Decomposing the American Obesity Epidemic

Federal Trade Commission Working Paper No. 318
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 17 May 2013
Working Paper Series
Government of the United States of America, Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Economics and Government of the United States of America - Federal Trade Commission, Bureau of Economics
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Does Good Food Matter? A Food Balance Study of Cleveland

Number of pages: 30 Posted: 29 Jun 2012 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
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University of Oregon - School of Planning, Public Policy & Management and Cleveland State University - Maxine Goodman Levin College of Urban Affairs
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Potential Solutions to the Quagmire of Persistent Rural PCP shortages

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 08 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 12 Apr 2012
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Trident University and RAND Corporation
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Health IT and Ambulatory Care Quality

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2017
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Georgetown University Medical Center, University of Virginia - Department of Economics, University of Virginia - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Management Science (MS)

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Use of Pohem to Estimate Direct Medical Costs of Current Practice and New Treatments Associated with Lung Cancer in Canada

Stat Can Abstract No. 99
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 15 Aug 1997
Working Paper Series
Statistics Canada, Statistics Canada, Statistics Canada and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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