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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 2,419
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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 1,687
3.

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 1,164
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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 889
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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
Working Paper Series
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
Working Paper Series
Columbia Business School - Marketing, Hebrew University of Jerusalem, University of Pennsylvania Law School, Columbia University - Department of Psychology and University of Miami
Downloads 494
8.

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
Working Paper Series
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
Working Paper Series
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
Working Paper Series
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
Downloads 410
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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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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
Working Paper Series
IZA Institute of Labor Economics and University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine

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Downloads 374
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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
Working Paper Series
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 373
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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
Working Paper Series
University of Tennessee - Department of Political Science and University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy
Downloads 335
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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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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
Downloads 284
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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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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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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
Downloads 217
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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
Downloads 198
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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
Working Paper Series
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics

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Downloads 187
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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
Working Paper Series
The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Management and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 185
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Gamifying Risk Communication: The Game of Mortality

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 17 Apr 2016
Working Paper Series
University of Illinois College of Law and Harvard University, Harvard Kennedy School (HKS), Students
Downloads 181
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Medical Tourism: Consumers' Patterns of Participation

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 15 Jan 2013
Working Paper Series
University of North Carolina at Pembroke and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Pembroke - Medical Tourism Research Center
Downloads 172
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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 165
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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
Downloads 164
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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
Downloads 163
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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
Downloads 161
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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
Downloads 161
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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
Working Paper Series
Bank for International Settlements (BIS) - Monetary and Economic Department, University of Utah - Department of Finance and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB)
Downloads 139
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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
Downloads 124
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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
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University of Oklahoma - Michael F. Price College of Business and Wake Forest University
Downloads 116
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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
Downloads 111
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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
Working Paper Series
Trident University and RAND Corporation
Downloads 111
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Health IT and Ambulatory Care Quality

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Sep 2015 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2017
Working Paper Series
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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Downloads 108
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Direct-to-Consumer Advertising and Insurers’ Spending Control Mechanisms for Prescription Drugs

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 16 Feb 2014
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Emory University - Department of Health Policy and Management and University of Georgia - Department of Public Administration and Policy
Downloads 105
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Medical Spending in the US: Facts from the Medical Expenditure Panel Survey Dataset

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 16 Jul 2015
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University of Georgia and National Graduate Institute for Policy Studies (GRIPS, Tokyo)
Downloads 102
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The Impact of Handheld Legislation on Traffic Fatalities: Evidence from a Temporal Regression Discontinuity Design

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 02 Oct 2019
Working Paper Series
Florida Gulf Coast University - Lutgert College of Business and Georgia State University
Downloads 102
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Adoption and Diffusion of Health Information Technology: The Case of Primary Care Clinics

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 29 Aug 2012
Working Paper Series
University of Mississippi - Department of Economics and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

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Downloads 95
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Is This Salad Safe? Voluntary versus Mandatory Disclosure of Product Risk Characteristics

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 13 Sep 2014 Last Revised: 06 Aug 2015
Working Paper Series
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Downloads 93
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Does the Marginal Entrepreneur Matter?

HEC Paris Research Paper No. SPE-2020-1360
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 12 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 30 Jan 2020
Working Paper Series
HEC Paris - Strategy & Business Policy
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A Reevaluation of the Effects of State and Federal Dependent Coverage Mandates on Health Insurance Coverage

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 15 Aug 2018
Working Paper Series
Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics, University at Buffalo and Clemson University - John E. Walker Department of Economics
Downloads 82
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Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient?

NBER Working Paper No. w14257
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 01 Sep 2008 Last Revised: 18 Oct 2010
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Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
Downloads 81
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Is There a Link between Foreclosure and Health?

NBER Working Paper No. w17310
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 29 Aug 2011 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2011
Working Paper Series
Princeton University and Georgia State University - Department of Economics
Downloads 81
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The Impact of Tax Policies on Living Organ Donations in the United States

American Journal of Transplantation, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 26 Posted: 29 May 2012
Accepted Paper Series
University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine, Nelson A. Rockefeller Institute of Government, Washington University in St. Louis - Division of Renal Diseases and Washington University in St. Louis - Department of Surgery
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