Victor R. Fuchs

National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

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Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

The New Demographic Transition: Most Gains in Life Expectancy Now Realized Late in Life

Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2012 Forthcoming, Stanford Asia Health Policy Program Working Paper No. 29
Number of pages: 63 Posted: 18 Jun 2012
Karen Eggleston and Victor R. Fuchs
Stanford University - Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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2.

The Future of Health Economics

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 11 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 01 Sep 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Time Preference and Health: An Exploratory Study

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 02 Mar 2002 Last Revised: 24 Jun 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Economic Growth and the Rise of Service Employment

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 30 Jan 2002 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Area Differences in Utilization of Medical Care and Mortality Among U.S. Elderly

Number of pages: 60 Posted: 06 Dec 2001 Last Revised: 31 Jul 2021
Victor R. Fuchs, Mark B. McClellan and Jonathan S. Skinner
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Brookings Institution and Dartmouth College - Department of Economics
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6.

The Feminization of Poverty?

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 15 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 16 Oct 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Provide, Provide: the Economics of Aging

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 07 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 27 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Financial Problems of the Elderly: A Holistic Approach

Number of pages: 28 Posted: 13 Apr 2001 Last Revised: 21 Oct 2010
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Medicare Reform: The Larger Picture

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 04 May 2000 Last Revised: 14 Oct 2010
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Weaker Sex? Vulnerable Men, Resilient Women, and Variations in Sex Differences in Mortality Since 1900

Stanford Asia Health Policy Program Working Paper No. 41
Number of pages: 55 Posted: 13 Oct 2016
Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University - Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC), Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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The Weaker Sex? Vulnerable Men, Resilient Women, and Variations in Sex Differences in Mortality Since 1900

Number of pages: 71 Posted: 27 Apr 2015 Last Revised: 11 Sep 2021
Stanford University, Stanford University, Stanford University - Walter H. Shorenstein Asia-Pacific Research Center (APARC), Stanford University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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America's Children: Economic Perspectives and Policy Options

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 15 Feb 2001
Victor R. Fuchs and Diane Reklis
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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12.

The Supply of Surgeons and the Demand for Operations

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 26 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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13.

Why Do Economists Disagree About Policy?

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Jun 2000 Last Revised: 24 Oct 2021
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), Princeton University - Industrial Relations Section and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics
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Health Care for the Elderly: How Much? Who Will Pay for it?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 17 Nov 1998 Last Revised: 07 May 2000
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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From Bismark to Woodcock: The "Irrational" Pursuit of National Health Insurance

Number of pages: 24 Posted: 03 May 2004 Last Revised: 02 May 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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16.

Health, Government, and Irving Fisher

Number of pages: 19 Posted: 07 Sep 1998 Last Revised: 03 Nov 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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17.

Risk Attitudes in Health: An Exploratory Study

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 28 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2021
Friedrich Breyer and Victor R. Fuchs
University of Konstanz - Department of Economics and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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18.

Schooling and Health: The Cigarette Connection

Number of pages: 26 Posted: 13 Nov 2007 Last Revised: 07 Feb 2021
Phillip Farrell and Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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"Though Much is Taken" -- Reflections on Aging, Health, and Medical Care

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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20.

Comparable Worth in a General Equilibrium Model of the U.S. Economy

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 27 Apr 2000 Last Revised: 19 Sep 2021
Government of the United States of America - Congressional Budget Office (CBO), Stanford University - Department of Economics, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Stanford University - Department of Economics
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21.

Case Mix, Costs, and Outcomes: Differences between Faculty and Community Services in a University Hospital

Number of pages: 27 Posted: 06 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 03 Sep 2021
Alan M. Garber, Victor R. Fuchs and James F. Silverman
Stanford University - Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Independent
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22.

The Service Industries and U.S. Economic Growth Since World War Ii

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 15 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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23.

Changes in Household Living Arrangements 1950-76

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 15 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 20 Sep 2021
Robert T. Michael, Victor R. Fuchs and Sharon R. Scott
University of Chicago, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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24.

The Economics of Reproduction-Related Health Care

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 07 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs and Leslie Perreault
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and First Consulting Group
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25.

National Health Insurance Revisited

Number of pages: 20 Posted: 19 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 14 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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26.

Are Health Workers Underpaid?

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 15 Feb 2001 Last Revised: 20 Oct 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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27.

Employee Response to Compulsory Short-Time Work

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 22 Apr 2004 Last Revised: 18 Sep 2021
Victor R. Fuchs and Joyce P. Jacobsen
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and Wesleyan University - Department of Economics
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28.

A State Price Index

Number of pages: 9 Posted: 09 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
Victor R. Fuchs, Robert T. Michael and Sharon R. Scott
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), University of Chicago and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Self-Employment and Labor Force Participation of Older Males (Revised)

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 29 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 08 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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30.

Why are Children Poor?

Number of pages: 32 Posted: 05 Jul 2004 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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31.

Short-Run and Long-Run Prospects for Female Earnings

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 13 Dec 2006 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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32.

Has Cost Containment Gone Too Far?

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 20 May 2004 Last Revised: 10 Nov 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Geographic and Racial Variation in Premature Mortality in the Us: Analyzing the Disparities

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 05 Apr 2012 Last Revised: 01 Dec 2021
Mark R. Cullen, Clint Cummins and Victor R. Fuchs
Stanford University, Harvard University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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His and Hers: Gender Differences in Work and Income, 1959-1979

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 26 May 2004 Last Revised: 09 Aug 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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Paying the Piper, Calling the Tune: Implications of Changes in Reimbursement

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 22 Jun 2004 Last Revised: 23 May 2021
Victor R. Fuchs
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
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36.

Mathematical Achievement in Eighth Grade: Interstate and Racial Differences

Number of pages: 23 Posted: 26 May 2008 Last Revised: 30 Jul 2021
Victor R. Fuchs and Diane M. Reklis
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER) and affiliation not provided to SSRN
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Public Support for National Health Insurance: Roles of Attitudes and Beliefs

iHEA 2007 6th World Congress: Explorations in Health Economics Paper
Posted: 13 Jun 2007
Kate Bundorf and Victor R. Fuchs
Duke University and National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)

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