Timothy J. Layton

Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy

Assistant Professor of Health Care Policy

180 Longwood Ave

Boston, MA 02115

United States

National Bureau of Economic Research

1050 Massachusetts Avenue

Cambridge, MA 02138

United States

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Scholarly Papers (16)

Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment

Number of pages: 81 Posted: 02 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 19 Apr 2018
Michael Geruso and Timothy J. Layton
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 420 (80,416)

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upcoding, risk adjustment, capitation, health insurance, Medicare Advantage, vertical integration

Upcoding: Evidence from Medicare on Squishy Risk Adjustment

NBER Working Paper No. w21222
Number of pages: 82 Posted: 01 Jun 2015 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2015
Michael Geruso and Timothy J. Layton
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 27 (571,963)
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The Two Margin Problem in Insurance Markets

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 31 May 2019 Last Revised: 16 Sep 2019
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton, Grace McCormack and Mark Shepard
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 166 (209,045)

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adverse selection, risk adjustment, mandate, subsidy

The Two Margin Problem in Insurance Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w26288
Number of pages: 75 Posted: 24 Sep 2019
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton, Grace McCormack and Mark Shepard
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 18 (636,242)

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Screening in Contract Design: Evidence from the ACA Health Insurance Exchanges

Number of pages: 80 Posted: 10 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2017
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton and Daniel Prinz
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University
Downloads 174 (200,605)
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screening, selection, risk adjustment, contract design, formulary

Screening in Contract Design: Evidence from the ACA Health Insurance Exchanges

NBER Working Paper No. w22832
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 14 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 30 Nov 2016
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton and Daniel Prinz
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University
Downloads 10 (698,821)
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Did BAPCPA Deter the Wealthy? The 2005 Bankruptcy Reform’s Effect on Filings Across the Income and Asset Distribution

Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Nov 2010
Frank McIntyre, Daniel M Sullivan and Timothy J. Layton
Amazon.com, Harvard University - Department of Economics and Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 80 (353,001)
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Selection in Health Insurance Markets and Its Policy Remedies

Journal of Economic Perspectives, Forthcoming
Number of pages: 30 Posted: 20 Sep 2017
Michael Geruso and Timothy J. Layton
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
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Risk Adjustment, Adverse Selection, Health Insurance

Selection in Health Insurance Markets and its Policy Remedies

NBER Working Paper No. w23876
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 02 Oct 2017
Michael Geruso and Timothy J. Layton
University of Texas at Austin and Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 19 (628,829)
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Private vs. Public Provision of Social Insurance: Evidence from Medicaid

NBER Working Paper No. w26042
Number of pages: 81 Posted: 09 Jul 2019 Last Revised: 27 Feb 2021
Timothy J. Layton, Nicole Maestas, Daniel Prinz and Boris Vabson
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
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Risk Corridors and Reinsurance in Health Insurance Marketplaces: Insurance for Insurers

NBER Working Paper No. w20515
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 22 Sep 2014
Timothy J. Layton, Thomas G. McGuire and Anna Sinaiko
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University
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Assessing Incentives for Adverse Selection in Health Plan Payment Systems

NBER Working Paper No. w21531
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 08 Sep 2015
Timothy J. Layton, Randall P. Ellis and Thomas G. McGuire
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Boston University and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 19 (607,924)

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The Behavioral Foundations of Default Effects: Theory and Evidence from Medicare Part D

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2021-03
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 11 Jan 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Stanford University
Downloads 7 (722,473)

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The Behavioral Foundations of Default Effects: Theory and Evidence from Medicare Part D

NBER Working Paper No. w28331
Number of pages: 91 Posted: 12 Jan 2021
University of California, Berkeley - Department of Economics, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Stanford University
Downloads 6 (730,498)

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Marketplace Plan Payment Options for Dealing with High-Cost Enrollees

NBER Working Paper No. w22519
Number of pages: 37 Posted: 25 Aug 2016
Timothy J. Layton and Thomas G. McGuire
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 13 (649,762)
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Health Plan Payment in Medicaid Managed Care: A Hybrid Model of Regulated Competition

NBER Working Paper No. w23518
Number of pages: 48 Posted: 19 Jun 2017
Timothy J. Layton, Alice Ndikumana and Mark Shepard
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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Intervening on the Data to Improve the Performance of Health Plan Payment Methods

NBER Working Paper No. w24491
Number of pages: 40 Posted: 12 Apr 2018
Harvard University, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy
Downloads 8 (686,055)
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The Liquidity Sensitivity of Healthcare Consumption: Evidence from Social Security Payments

NBER Working Paper No. w27977
Number of pages: 89 Posted: 27 Oct 2020
Tal Gross, Timothy J. Layton and Daniel Prinz
Columbia University - Department of Health Policy and Management, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University
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Are All Managed Care Plans Created Equal? Evidence from Random Plan Assignment in Medicaid

NBER Working Paper No. w27762
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 31 Aug 2020
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton and Jacob Wallace
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy and Yale University - School of Public Health
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Deriving Risk Adjustment Payment Weights to Maximize Efficiency of Health Insurance Markets

NBER Working Paper No. w22642
Number of pages: 41 Posted: 20 Sep 2016
Timothy J. Layton, Thomas G. McGuire and Richard C. van Kleef
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Erasmus University Rotterdam (EUR)
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Health Plan Payment in U.S. Marketplaces: Regulated Competition with a Weak Mandate

NBER Working Paper No. w23444
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 30 May 2017
Timothy J. Layton, Ellen Montz and Mark Shepard
Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard University - Department of Health Care Policy and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
Downloads 4 (715,583)
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