Jacob S. Hacker

Yale University - Department of Political Science

Associate Professor

Box 208269

New Haven, DC 06520-8269

United States

http://pantheon.yale.edu/~jhacker

Yale University - Institution for Social and Policy Studies

Director

89 Trumbull Street

New Haven, CT 06515

United States

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Scholarly Papers (15)

The Economic Security Index: A New Measure for Research and Policy Analysis

IZA Discussion Paper No. 6946
Number of pages: 56 Posted: 27 Oct 2012
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science, The Urban Institute, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science, Yale University - School of Medicine, Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco and Yale University
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Abstract:

household income, volatility, wealth, medical spending

The Economic Security Index: A New Measure for Research and Policy Analysis

Review of Income and Wealth, Vol. 60, pp. S5-S32, 2014
Number of pages: 28 Posted: 10 May 2014
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science, The Urban Institute, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science, Yale University - School of Medicine and Federal Reserve Bank of San Francisco
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Abstract:

household income, household risk, medical spending, volatility, wealth

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The Insecure American: Economic Experiences, Financial Worries, and Policy Attitudes

Perspectives on Politics, 11, No. 1 (2013): 23-49
Posted: 24 Apr 2013
Jacob S. Hacker, Philipp Rehm and Mark Schlesinger
Yale University - Department of Political Science, Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science and Yale University - School of Medicine

Abstract:

economic insecurity

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Presidents and the Political Economy: The Coalitional Foundations of Presidential Power

Presidential Studies Quarterly, Vol. 42, No. 1, pp. 101-131, 2012
Posted: 06 Aug 2012
Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of California, Berkeley

Abstract:

presidential politics, reelection politics, political economy, tax policy, economic inequality

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Insecure Alliances: Risk, Inequality, and Support for the Welfare State

American Political Science Review, Vol. 106, No. 2, pp. 386-406, 2012
Posted: 29 Jul 2012 Last Revised: 07 Aug 2012
Philipp Rehm, Jacob S. Hacker and Mark Schlesinger
Ohio State University (OSU) - Department of Political Science, Yale University - Department of Political Science and Yale University - School of Medicine

Abstract:

economic insecurity, inequality

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Why Reform Happened

Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law, Vol. 36, No. 3, 2011
Posted: 19 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

health care reform, the Affordable Care Act

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Health Competition: The Why and How of Public-Plan Choice

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 360, p. 2269, May 2009
Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

public plan option, health care reform, Medicare Plus

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Poor Substitutes -- Why Cooperatives and Triggers Can't Achieve the Goals of a Public Option

New England Journal of Medicine, Vol. 361, p. 1617, October 2009
Posted: 15 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

health reform, public option health insurance

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Restoring Retirement Security: The Market Crisis, the 'Great Risk Shift,' and the Challenge for Our Nation

Elder Law Journal, Vol. 19, No. 1, 2011
Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

pensions, health care, retirement planning, defined contributions

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Bringing the Welfare State Back In: The Promise (and Perils) of the New Social Welfare History

Journal of Policy History, Vol. 17, pp. 125-1154, 2005
Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

Welfare state

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Healing the Rift between Political Science and Practical Politics

The Forum, Vol. 8, No. 3, October 2010
Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

policy focus, political science

11.

You Might Be a Public Intellectual If....A Checklist for Political Scientists, a Challenge for Political Science

PS: Political Science & Politics, Vol. 43, pp. 657-659, 2010
Posted: 14 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

political science, public intellectuals

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The Road to Somewhere: Why Health Care Reform Happened, or Why Political Scientists Who Study Public Health Policy Shouldn't Assume They Know How to Shape It

Perspectives on Politics, Vol. 8, pp. 861-876, 2010
Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

health care reform

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Health Care Reform, 2015

Democracy Journal, No. 18, Fall 2010
Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker
Yale University - Department of Political Science

Abstract:

health care reform, Affordable Care Act

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Winner-Take-All Politics: Inequality, Political Organization, and the Rise of Top Income in the United States

Politics & Society, Vol. 38, No. 2, pp. 152-204, 2010
Posted: 12 Oct 2011
Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of California, Berkeley

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The Case for Policy-Focused Political Analysis

Posted: 10 Sep 2009
Jacob S. Hacker and Paul Pierson
Yale University - Department of Political Science and University of California, Berkeley

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