Scott E. Harrington

University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School

Alan B. Miller Professor

3641 Locust Walk

Colonial Penn Center

Philadelphia, PA 19104-6358

United States

http://scottharringtonphd.com/

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (24)

All Events Induce Variance: Analyzing Abnormal Returns When Effects Vary Across Firms

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 10 Feb 2003
Scott E. Harrington and David Shrider
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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Citation 20

Abstract:

abnormal returns, event-induced variance, event study methodology, heteroskedasticity

All Events Induce Variance: Analyzing Abnormal Returns When Effects Vary Across Firms

Journal of Financial and Quantitative Analysis, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 50 Posted: 11 Jan 2006
Scott E. Harrington and David G. Shrider
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and Miami University of Ohio - Richard T. Farmer School of Business Administration
Downloads 226 (107,362)
Citation 20

Abstract:

abnormal returns, event-induced variance, event study methodology, heteroskedasticity

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Valuing Health Care: Improving Productivity and Quality

Number of pages: 64 Posted: 20 Apr 2012
Stanford University - Department of Economics, University of Wisconsin - Madison - Department of Economics, New America Foundation, Duke University - School of Medicine, affiliation not provided to SSRN, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Drug Discovery Center of Innovation, Sage Bionetworks, Manhattan Institute for Policy Research, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, Georgetown University, Cato Institute, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Dr. Susan Love Research Foundation, EGL Advisors/The Ludy Family Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Harvard University - Department of Health Policy & Management, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Arizona State University, Mayo Clinic Center for Individualized Medicine, Yale University - Law School, Duke University School of Law, Brookings Institution, Duke University - School of Law, Syracuse University, Yale University - Law School, Pfizer, Inc., West Wireless Health Institute, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation and Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
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Abstract:

health care, health, policy, productivity, regulation

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Cost of Capital for Pharmaceutical, Biotechnology, and Medical Device Firms

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 27 Nov 2009 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2014
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 451 (36,473)

Abstract:

Cost of capital, CAPM, Fama-French model, research and development

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Insurance Regulation and the Dodd-Frank Act

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief 2011-PB-01
Number of pages: 24 Posted: 14 Mar 2011
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 444 (41,103)
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On the Tax Costs of Equity Finance: The Case of Catastrophe Insurance

AFA 2001 New Orleans
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Sep 2000
Scott E. Harrington and Greg Niehaus
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business
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Market Discipline in Property/Casualty Insurance: Evidence from Premium Growth Surrounding Changes in Financial Strength Ratings

Journal of Money, Credit, and Banking, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 19 Jul 2005
Karen Epermanis and Scott E. Harrington
University of Mississippi and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 260 (85,347)
Citation 20

Abstract:

market discipline, financial strength ratings, property/casualty insurance

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Medical Loss Ratio Regulation Under the Affordable Care Act

Number of pages: 46 Posted: 26 Nov 2012
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 242 (89,561)

Abstract:

health reform, Affordable Care Act, medical loss ratio, price regulation, rebates, credibility

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Are There Racial Disparities in Emergency Medical Services? Evidence from Mississippi

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 17 Oct 2006
Guy David and Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 184 (131,236)

Abstract:

Racial disparities, Emergency medical services, Cardiac care, Density measures

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Federal Chartering of Insurance Companies: Options and Alternatives for Transforming Insurance Regulation

Networks Financial Institute Policy Brief, No. 2006-PB-02, March 2006
Number of pages: 33 Posted: 10 Aug 2006
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 183 (120,910)
Citation 8

Abstract:

Insurance regulation, optional federal chartering

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The Health Insurance Reform Debate

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 15 Dec 2009
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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Citation 4

Abstract:

health insurance, health care reform, mandate

The Health Insurance Reform Debate

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 77, Issue 1, pp. 5-38, March 2010
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 08 Feb 2010
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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The Continuing Debate on Health Insurance Reform

Networks Financial Institute - Policy Brief No. 2011-PB-09
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Oct 2011
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 76 (236,423)
Citation 4

Abstract:

Affordable Care Act, individual mandate, market-oriented alternatives

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Incentivizing Comparative Effectiveness Research

Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation Research Paper
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 05 Apr 2011
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 68 (260,957)

Abstract:

health care, healthcare, CER, research, spending, growth

13.

The Economics and Regulation of Captive Reinsurance in Life Insurance

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 20 May 2015
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
Downloads 34 (214,269)

Abstract:

Captive reinsurance, life insurance, insurance regulation, insurance ratings

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Investment Incentives, Bankruptcies and Reverse Convertible Debt

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 20 May 2015
Neil A. Doherty and Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Insurance & Risk Management Department and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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Abstract:

reverse convertible debt, bankruptcy, pre-commitment

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"Sticker Shock" in Individual Insurance Under Health Reform

NBER Working Paper No. w20223
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 16 Jun 2014
Mark V. Pauly, Scott E. Harrington and Adam Leive
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School
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The Price of Responsibility: The Impact of Health Reform on Non-Poor Uninsureds

NBER Working Paper No. w21565
Number of pages: 38 Posted: 21 Sep 2015
Mark V. Pauly, Adam Leive and Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department, University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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The Financial Crisis, Systemic Risk, and the Future of Insurance Regulation

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 76, Issue 4, pp. 785-819, December 2009
Number of pages: 35 Posted: 09 Nov 2009
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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U.S. Health-Care Reform: The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act

Journal of Risk and Insurance, Vol. 77, Issue 3, pp. 703-708, September 2010
Number of pages: 6 Posted: 04 Aug 2010
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School
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Stochastic Frontier Analysis of Hospital Mortality

American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) Paper
Posted: 06 Jul 2011
Scott E. Harrington, Rachel M Werner and Emi Terasawa
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Perelman School of Medicine and University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School

Abstract:

process measures of quality, risk-adjusted mortality, stochastic froniter analysis

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The Effects of California’s Minimum Nurse Staffing Law on Emergency Department Closure

American Society of Health Economists (ASHEcon) Paper
Posted: 06 Jul 2011 Last Revised: 08 Mar 2012
Emi Terasawa, Scott E. Harrington and Sathyanarayan Anand
University of Pennsylvania - The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

emergency departments, hospital behavior, nurse-to-patient ratio laws

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Capital Structure Decisions in the Insurance Industry: Stocks versus Mutuals

Journal of Financial Services Research, Volume 21, Issues 1 & 2, February/April 2002
Posted: 08 Mar 2003
Scott E. Harrington and Greg Niehaus
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business

Abstract:

Insurance, mutual, capital structure

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Rate Regulation, Safety Incentives, and Loss Growth in Workers' Compensation Insurance

Journal of Business, Vol. 73, No. 4, October 2000
Posted: 12 Sep 2000
Scott E. Harrington and Patricia M. Danzon
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of Pennsylvania - Health Care Systems Department

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Price Cutting in Liability Insurance Markets

JOURNAL OF BUSINESS, Vol 67 No 4, October 1994
Posted: 14 May 2000
Scott E. Harrington
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School

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Race, Redlining, and Automobile Insurance Prices

Journal of Business, Vol. 71 No. 3, July 1998
Posted: 19 Jun 1998
Scott E. Harrington and Greg Niehaus
University of Pennsylvania - Wharton School and University of South Carolina - Darla Moore School of Business

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