Austin Frakt

Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

150 S. Huntington Ave (152H)

Boston, MA 02130

United States

Boston University - School of Medicine

Assistant Professor

Boston, MA 02118

United States

Boston University - School of Public Health

150 S. Huntington Ave (152H)

Boston, MA 02130

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (8)

1.

The Effect of Health Reform on Public and Private Insurance in the Long Run

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Mar 2011
Steven D. Pizer, Austin Frakt and Lisa Iezzoni
Boston University - School of Public Health, Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Harvard Medical School
Downloads 587 (29,711)
Citation 1

Abstract:

Health Insurance, Medicaid, Crowd-Out, Premium Tax, Affordable Care Act

2.

Should Medicare Adopt the Veterans Health Administration Formulary?

Health Economics, April 2011
Number of pages: 23 Posted: 25 Apr 2011
Austin Frakt, Steven D. Pizer and Roger Feldman
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Boston University - School of Public Health and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics
Downloads 483 (27,514)

Abstract:

Medicare, Part D, prescription drugs, welfare analysis, formulary, VA

3.

How Much do Hospitals Cost Shift? A Review of the Evidence

Milbank Quarterly, Vol. 89, No. 1, March 2011, HFCE Working Paper No. 2011-01
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 23 Mar 2011 Last Revised: 23 Apr 2011
Austin Frakt
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Downloads 418 (52,545)
Citation 2

Abstract:

cost shifting, Medicare, hospital charges, health insurance, health policy

4.

The Effects of Market Structure and Payment Rates on Private Medicare Health Plan Entry

Inquiry, Spring 2012, Vol. 49, No. 1, pp. 15-36
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 23 Nov 2011 Last Revised: 18 Jul 2012
Austin Frakt, Steven D. Pizer and Roger Feldman
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA), Boston University - School of Public Health and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics
Downloads 172 (128,648)

Abstract:

Medicare, market structure, entry

5.

The Future of Health Care Costs: Hospital-Insurer Balance of Power

Number of pages: 2 Posted: 19 Apr 2011
Austin Frakt
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Downloads 101 (182,043)
Citation 1

Abstract:

hospitals, market power, antitrust, insurers, health care costs, consolidation, mergers, health reform

6.

Estimating Hospital Cost Shift Rates: A Practitioners’ Guide

HCFE WP No. 2011-02
Number of pages: 22 Posted: 23 Mar 2011
Austin Frakt
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)
Downloads 91 (215,716)

Abstract:

cost shifting, Medicare, hospital charges, health insurance, health policy

7.

After the Deluge: Health Reform Without an Individual Mandate

Kaiser Health News, February 2011, Boston Univ. School of Law, Public Law Research Paper No.p 11-20
Number of pages: 2 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 04 Jul 2011
Austin Frakt and Kevin Outterson
Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) and Boston University School of Law
Downloads 71 (258,860)

Abstract:

Affordable Health Care Act, Medicare, individual state mandate, free-riding on the insurance market

8.

Nothing for Something: Paying Twice for Drug Benefits in Medicare HMOs (Formerly 'Are There Too Many Choices in Medicare?')

Posted: 07 Jul 2007
Roger Feldman, Steven D. Pizer and Austin Frakt
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - Department of Economics, Boston University - School of Public Health and Government of the United States of America - Department of Veterans Affairs (VA)

Abstract:

Medicare, drug benefits, consumer surplus