Kai Hong

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD)

Health Economist

1600 Clifton Road NE

Atlanta, GA 30333

United States

New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service

Postdoctoral Research Associate

The Puck Building

295 Lafayette Street, Second Floor

New York, NY 10012

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

10

DOWNLOADS

517

SSRN CITATIONS

5

CROSSREF CITATIONS

3

Ideas:
“  Social Network and Youth Risky Behaviors  ”

Scholarly Papers (10)

1.

Understanding the Mechanisms Linking College Education with Longevity

Number of pages: 76 Posted: 03 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 06 Apr 2020
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), College of William and Mary - Department of Economics and University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics
Downloads 166 (191,986)
Citation 3

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college education, longevity, mechanisms, health behaviors, lifestyles

2.

How Does Grade Configuration Impact Student Achievement in Elementary and Middle School Grades?

Journal of Urban Economics, Vol. 105, 2018
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 29 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2018
Kai Hong, Ronald Zimmer and John Engberg
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), Vanderbilt University - Peabody College and RAND Corporation
Downloads 67 (359,686)

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Grade Configuration, School Closure, Geographic Quasi-experiment

3.

Does Investing in School Capital Infrastructure Improve Student Achievement?

Economics of Education Review, Vol. 53, 2016
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 11 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2017
Kai Hong and Ronald Zimmer
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) and Vanderbilt University - Peabody College
Downloads 65 (365,320)
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Economics of Education, Capital Expenditure, Regression Discontinuity Design

4.

Do Selective High Schools Improve Student Achievement? Effects of Exam Schools in China

China Economic Review, Vol. 40, 2016
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 31 Oct 2015 Last Revised: 21 Jan 2017
Vanderbilt University, Beijing Academy of Educational Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) and Beijing Academy of Educational Sciences
Downloads 60 (380,383)

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Academic Performance, Selective High School, Peer Effects, Regression Discontinuity Design

5.

Seeing and Hearing: The Impacts of New York City’s Universal Pre-Kindergarten Program on the Health of Low-Income Children

NBER Working Paper No. 23297, Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 64, 2019
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 24 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2019
Kai Hong, Kacie Dragan and Sherry Glied
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Dean
Downloads 55 (396,682)

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pre-kindergarten, health, regression discontinuity design, early childhood, Medicaid

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Health Care in a Multi-Payer System: Spillovers of Health Care Service Demand among Adults under 65 on Utilization and Outcomes in Medicare

Journal of Health Economics, Vol. 60, 2018, NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2915169
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 11 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 03 Jul 2018
Sherry Glied and Kai Hong
Dean and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD)
Downloads 47 (424,752)

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Demand for Medical Care, Supply of Medical Care, Health Insurance Coverage, Physician Services, Medicare

7.

School Bond Referendum, Capital Expenditure, and Student Achievement

NYU Wagner Research Paper No. 2886666, The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 17(4)
Number of pages: 47 Posted: 17 Dec 2016 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2017
Kai Hong
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD)
Downloads 36 (469,508)

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capital expenditure, student achievement, latent factor, bond referendum

8.

The Impacts of Transition to Middle School on Student Cognitive, Non-Cognitive and Perceptual Developments: Evidence from China

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 28 Feb 2017 Last Revised: 19 Mar 2019
Vanderbilt University, Beijing Academy of Educational Sciences, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD) and Beijing Academy of Educational Sciences
Downloads 18 (568,709)

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China, Economics of Education, Grade Configuration, Cognition, Non-Cognitive Development

9.

Does High School Size Matter for Risky Behaviors and Mental Health of Low-Income Teenagers? Evidence from New York City

NYU Wagner Research Paper Forthcoming
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 19 Aug 2019
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD), New York University (NYU) - New York University, Dean, New York University (NYU) - Robert F. Wagner Graduate School of Public Service and Syracuse University - Center for Policy Research
Downloads 3 (670,658)

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small high school, instrumental variable, youth pregnancy, youth violence, mental disorder, substance abuse

10.

Universal Prekindergarten, Fertility, and Maternal Health: A Difference-in-Regression-Discontinuities Design with Extrapolations

Posted: 12 Oct 2017 Last Revised: 11 Mar 2019
Kai Hong
Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) - National Center for Immunization and Respiratory Diseases (NCIRD)

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Prekindergarten, Maternal Health, Regression Discontinuity Design, Early Childhood, Medicaid