Darius N. Lakdawalla

University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics

635 Downey Way

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National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (36)

1.

How Does Terrorism Risk Vary Across Space and Time? An Analysis Based on the Israeli Experience

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Feb 2007
Claude Berrebi and Darius N. Lakdawalla
RAND Corporation and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
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Citation 5

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Terrorism Risk, spatial, temporal, Israel, Palestinian

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The Growth of Obesity and Technological Change: A Theoretical and Empirical Examination

NBER Working Paper No. w8946
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 17 May 2002
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Tomas Philipson
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 263 (90,231)
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How Does Health Insurance Affect Workers' Compensation Filing?

RAND Institute for Civil Justice Working Paper No. WR-205-1-ICJ
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Apr 2005
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Robert T. Reville and Seth A. Seabury
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation - Institute for Civil Justice and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Downloads 201 (119,451)
Citation 5

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Workers' Compensation, Health Insurance, Claims Filing

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Optimal Liability for Terrorism

USC CLEO Research Paper No. C05-14
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 31 Oct 2005
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Eric L. Talley
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Columbia University - School of Law
Downloads 133 (175,844)

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Optimal Liability for Terrorism

NBER Working Paper No. w12578
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Eric L. Talley
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Columbia University - School of Law
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Tort Liability and the Market for Prescription Drugs

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Jul 2011
Eric Helland, Darius N. Lakdawalla, Anup Malani and Seth A. Seabury
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Downloads 102 (215,061)

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Product Liability

Tort Liability and the Market for Prescription Drugs

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Jul 2010
Eric Helland, Darius N. Lakdawalla, Seth A. Seabury and Anup Malani
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine and University of Chicago - Law School
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Citation 4

Intellectual Property and Marketing

Reg-Markets Center Working Paper No. 07-20
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 04 Feb 2008
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Tomas Philipson and Richard Wang
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago and Temple University
Downloads 125 (184,768)
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Intellectual Property and Marketing

NBER Working Paper No. w12577
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Tomas Philipson and Richard Wang
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago and Temple University
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Citation 4

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International Differences in Longevity and Health and Their Economic Consequences

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4367
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 52 (318,968)
Citation 1

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disability, mortality, international comparisons, microsimulation

International Differences in Longevity and Health and Their Economic Consequences

NBER Working Paper No. w15235
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 48 (331,120)
Citation 1

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Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health

IZA Discussion Paper No. 4366
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 76 (260,401)

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disability, health care costs, social security, microsimulation

Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health

NBER Working Paper No. w15231
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
University of Quebec at Montreal (UQAM) - Department of Economics, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
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Understanding the Economic Consequences of Shifting Trends in Population Health

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 04/2009-022
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 92 (222,876)

Abstract:

disability, health care costs, social security, microsimulation

10.

The Declining Quality of Teachers

NBER Working Paper No. w8263
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 28 Apr 2001
Darius N. Lakdawalla
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Downloads 90 (222,876)
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Catastrophe Bonds, Reinsurance, and the Optimal Collateralization of Risk-Transfer

NBER Working Paper No. w12742
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 07 Dec 2006
Darius N. Lakdawalla and George H. Zanjani
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department
Downloads 73 (266,751)
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Catastrophe Bonds, Reinsurance, and the Optimal Collateralization of Risk Transfer

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 79, Issue 2, pp. 449-476, 2012
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 24 May 2012
Darius N. Lakdawalla and George H. Zanjani
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department
Downloads 1 (560,475)
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The Welfare Effects of Medical Malpractice Liability

NBER Working Paper No. w15383
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 28 Sep 2009
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Seth A. Seabury
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Downloads 68 (270,400)
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An Economic Evaluation of the War on Cancer

NBER Working Paper No. w15574
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
University of Chicago, Harvard University, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, Genentech, Inc., University of Chicago and RAND Corporation
Downloads 62 (281,481)
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Social Insurance and the Design of Innovation Incentives

Economics Letters, Vol. 85, 2004
Number of pages: 5 Posted: 27 Feb 2005
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
Downloads 61 (281,481)

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Research policy,technological change, patents, research contracts

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Nonprofit Production and Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w6377
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 20 Jul 2000
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Tomas Philipson
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 54 (300,722)
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Aging and the Growth of Long-Term Care

NBER Working Paper No. w6980
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 22 Mar 1999
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Tomas Philipson
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Chicago
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Insurance, Self-Protection, and the Economics of Terrorism

NBER Working Paper No. w9215
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 20 Sep 2002
Darius N. Lakdawalla and George H. Zanjani
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Georgia State University - Risk Management & Insurance Department
Downloads 52 (303,313)
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Understanding Health Disparities Across Education Groups

NBER Working Paper No. w8328
Number of pages: 57 Posted: 16 Jun 2001
Dana P. Goldman and Darius N. Lakdawalla
RAND Corporation and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Downloads 48 (311,286)
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Are the Young Becoming More Disabled?

NBER Working Paper No. w8247
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 20 Apr 2001
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Dana P. Goldman and Jay Bhattacharya
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research
Downloads 45 (334,494)
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Insurance and Innovation in Health Care Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w11602
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Oct 2005
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
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Time-Inconsistency and Welfare

NBER Working Paper No. w10345
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Mar 2004
Jay Bhattacharya and Darius N. Lakdawalla
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
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Food Prices and the Dynamics of Body Weight

NBER Working Paper No. w15096
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 Jun 2009
Dana P. Goldman, Darius N. Lakdawalla and Yuhui Zheng
RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and RAND Corporation
Downloads 36 (353,713)
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Does Medicare Benefit the Poor? New Answers to an Old Question

NBER Working Paper No. w9280
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Oct 2002
Jay Bhattacharya and Darius N. Lakdawalla
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Downloads 31 (378,948)
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The Rise in Old Age Longevity and the Market for Long-Term Care

NBER Working Paper No. w6547
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 12 Jun 2000
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Tomas Philipson
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Chicago
Downloads 31 (364,150)
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Health Insurance as a Two-Part Pricing Contract

NBER Working Paper No. w12681
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 20 Nov 2006
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
Downloads 29 (364,150)
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HIV Breakthroughs and Risk Sexual Behavior

NBER Working Paper No. w10516
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 25 May 2006
Dana P. Goldman, Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
Downloads 27 (395,751)
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The Welfare Effects of Public Drug Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w13501
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Oct 2007
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
Downloads 25 (391,354)
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Insurer Bargaining and Negotiated Drug Prices in Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w15330
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 15 Sep 2009
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Wesley Yin
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Boston University
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Insurers' Negotiating Leverage and the External Effects of Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w16251
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 10 Aug 2010
Darius N. Lakdawalla and Wesley Yin
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and Boston University
Downloads 13 (450,276)
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International Differences in Longevity and Health and Their Economic Consequences

Netspar Discussion Paper No. 06/2009-021
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 21 Nov 2009
RAND Corporation, RAND Corporation, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation and RAND Corporation
Downloads 13 (445,161)
Citation 1

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disability, mortality, international comparisons, microsimulation

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How Does Health Insurance Affect Workers Compensation Filing?

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 45, No. 2, pp. 286-303, April 2007
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 10 Mar 2007
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Robert T. Reville and Seth A. Seabury
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, RAND Corporation - Institute for Civil Justice and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Downloads 12 (475,861)
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The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation

NBER Working Paper No. w21015
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 16 Mar 2015
Darius N. Lakdawalla, Anup Malani and Julian Reif
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
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Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market

NBER Working Paper No. w20005
Number of pages: 54 Posted: 24 Mar 2014
Eric Helland, Darius N. Lakdawalla, Anup Malani and Seth A. Seabury
Claremont McKenna College - Robert Day School of Economics and Finance, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics, University of Chicago - Law School and University of Southern California - Keck School of Medicine
Downloads 8 (465,671)

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Reconsidering the Economic Value of Therapies for Multiple Sclerosis in the United States: Who Derives Benefit from Medical Technology?

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 May 2016
Precision Health Economics, Biogen Idec, Inc., Biogen Idec, Inc., Precision Health Economics, Independent, Precision Health Economics, Precision Health Economics and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
Downloads 0 (311,286)

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Multiple Sclerosis, social value, insurance value, risk aversion

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Saving Lives or Saving Money? Understanding the Dual Nature of Physician Preferences

NBER Working Paper No. w21930
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 01 Feb 2016
Alice Chen and Darius N. Lakdawalla
University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
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Prescription Drug Advertising and Drug Utilization: The Role of Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w21714
Number of pages: 67 Posted: 16 Nov 2015
Abby Alpert, Darius N. Lakdawalla and Neeraj Sood
University of California, Irvine - Paul Merage School of Business, University of Southern California - Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics and University of Southern California
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