Liran Einav

Stanford University - Department of Economics

Landau Economics Building

579 Serra Mall

Stanford, CA 94305-6072

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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1.

The Effects of Mandatory Seat Belt Laws on Driving Behavior and Traffic Fatalities

Review of Economics and Statistics, Vol. 85, pp. 828-843, 2003
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Dec 2001
Alma Cohen and Liran Einav
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Uniform Prices for Differentiated Goods: The Case of the Movie-Theater Industry

International Review of Law and Economics, 2007
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 12 Apr 2005 Last Revised: 31 Mar 2008
Barak Orbach and Liran Einav
University of Arizona and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 937 (16,624)
Citation 17

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Antitrust, Motion Pictures, Uniform Prices, Paramount Decrees, Vertical Arrangements, Fairness

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Estimating Risk Preferences from Deductible Choice

American Economic Review, Vol. 97, pp. 745-788, 2007, Harvard Law and Economics Discussion Paper No. 582
Number of pages: 61 Posted: 05 Apr 2007
Alma Cohen and Liran Einav
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 329 (73,418)
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risk aversion, adverse selection, structural estimation, mixture models

Estimating Risk Preferences from Deductible Choice

NBER Working Paper No. w11461
Number of pages: 65 Posted: 02 Aug 2005
Alma Cohen and Liran Einav
Tel Aviv University - Eitan Berglas School of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Liquidity Constraints and Imperfect Information in Subprime Lending

NBER Working Paper No. w13067
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 27 Jun 2007
William Adams, Liran Einav and Jonathan Levin
Citigroup, Inc., Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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5.

A Theory of Endogenous Commitment

CEMFI Working Paper No. 0206
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 13 Oct 2002
Guillermo Caruana and Liran Einav
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) and Stanford University - Department of Economics
Downloads 95 (228,016)
Citation 8

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Commitment, entry, switching costs

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Empirical Industrial Organization: A Progress Report

NBER Working Paper No. w15786
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 01 Mar 2010
Liran Einav and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Multilateral Bargaining with Concession Costs

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Dec 2004
Guillermo Caruana, Liran Einav and Daniel Quint
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI), Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Bargaining, commitment, switching costs

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Estimating Welfare in Insurance Markets Using Variation in Prices

NBER Working Paper No. w14414
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 23 Oct 2008
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Mark Cullen
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Yale University - School of Medicine
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Peer-to-Peer Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w21496
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 25 Aug 2015
Liran Einav, Chiara Farronato and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Peer-to-Peer Markets

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 8, pp. 615-635, 2016
Posted: 18 Nov 2016
Liran Einav, Chiara Farronato and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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The Data Revolution and Economic Analysis

NBER Working Paper No. w19035
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 11 May 2013
Liran Einav and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Rand Health Insurance Experiment, Three Decades Later

NBER Working Paper No. w18642
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Dec 2012
Aviva Aron-Dine, Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein
affiliation not provided to SSRN, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Beyond Testing: Empirical Models of Insurance Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w15241
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 18 Aug 2009
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Beyond Testing: Empirical Models of Insurance Markets

Annual Review of Economics, Vol. 2, pp. 311-336, 2010
Posted: 18 Oct 2010
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Jonathan Levin
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics

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The Welfare Cost of Asymmetric Information: Evidence from the U.K. Annuity Market

NBER Working Paper No. w13228
Number of pages: 60 Posted: 03 Jul 2007
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Paul Schrimpf
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Selection in Insurance Markets: Theory and Empirics in Pictures

NBER Working Paper No. w16723
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 31 Jan 2011
Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance

NBER Working Paper No. w16969
Number of pages: 70 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, MIT, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and Stanford University
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Beyond Statistics: The Economic Content of Risk Scores

NBER Working Paper No. w21304
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 29 Jun 2015
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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Can Health Insurance Competition Work? Evidence from Medicare Advantage

NBER Working Paper No. w20818
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 05 Jan 2015
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research
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Sales Mechanisms in Online Markets: What Happened to Internet Auctions?

NBER Working Paper No. w19021
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 04 May 2013
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University, Stanford University - Department of Economics and eBay Research Labs
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Sales Taxes and Internet Commerce

NBER Working Paper No. w18018
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Apr 2012
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Uber Technologies Inc., Stanford University - Department of Economics and eBay Research Labs
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Learning from Seller Experiments in Online Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w17385
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 21 Sep 2011
Stanford University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Stanford University - Department of Economics and eBay Research Labs
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How General are Risk Preferences? Choices Under Uncertainty in Different Domains

NBER Working Paper No. w15686
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 25 Jan 2010
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Yale University - School of Medicine
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Production Targets

NBER Working Paper No. w11958
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 13 Apr 2006
Guillermo Caruana and Liran Einav
Centre for Monetary and Financial Studies (CEMFI) and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments

NBER Working Paper No. w20226
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and MIT Department of Economics
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Moral Hazard in Health Insurance: How Important is Forward Looking Behavior?

NBER Working Paper No. w17802
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 03 Feb 2012
Center on Budget and Policy Priorities (CBPP), Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Not-so-Classical Measurement Errors: A Validation Study of Homescan

NBER Working Paper No. w14436
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Oct 2008
Liran Einav, Ephraim Leibtag and Aviv Nevo
Stanford University - Department of Economics, U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) - Economic Research Service (ERS) and Northwestern University - Department of Economics
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Consumer Price Search and Platform Design in Internet Commerce

NBER Working Paper No. w20415
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 02 Sep 2014
University of Chicago, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and eBay Research Labs
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Is Hanukkah Responsive to Christmas?

The Economic Journal, Vol. 120, Issue 545, pp. 612-630, June 2010
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 Jun 2010
Ran Abramitzky, Liran Einav and Oren Rigbi
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev
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Is Hanukkah Responsive to Christmas?

Posted: 18 Aug 2008 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2009
Ran Abramitzky, Liran Einav and Oren Rigbi
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Ben-Gurion University of the Negev

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Religious, Hanukkah, Identity

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Not All Rivals Look Alike: Estimating an Equilibrium Model of the Release Date Timing Game

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, Issue 2, pp. 369-390, April 2010
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Liran Einav
Stanford University - Department of Economics
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On the Optimality of Line Call Challenges in Professional Tennis

International Economic Review, Vol. 53, Issue 3, pp. 939-964, 2012
Number of pages: 25 Posted: 27 Jul 2012
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Stanford University
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Provider Incentives and Healthcare Costs: Evidence from Long-Term Care Hospitals

NBER Working Paper No. w23100
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Neale Mahoney
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Chicago Booth School of Business
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Healthcare Spending and Utilization in Public and Private Medicare

NBER Working Paper No. w23090
Number of pages: 59 Posted: 30 Jan 2017
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics, Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research
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Is American Pet Health Care (Also) Uniquely Inefficient?

NBER Working Paper No. w22669
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 26 Sep 2016
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Atul Gupta
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University
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Bunching at the Kink: Implications for Spending Responses to Health Insurance Contracts

NBER Working Paper No. w22369
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 27 Jun 2016
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Paul Schrimpf
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of British Columbia (UBC) - Vancouver School of Economics
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Private Provision of Social Insurance: Drug-Specific Price Elasticities and Cost Sharing in Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w22277
Number of pages: 45 Posted: 24 May 2016
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Maria Polyakova
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Health Research And Policy
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A Model of Market Power in Customer Markets

The Journal of Industrial Economics, Vol. 61, Issue 4, pp. 938-986, 2013
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 31 Dec 2013
Paulo Somaini and Liran Einav
Stanford University - Department of Economics and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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The Response of Drug Expenditures to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w19393
Number of pages: 77 Posted: 30 Aug 2013
Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein and Paul Schrimpf
Stanford University - Department of Economics, Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT)
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