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 (13)

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 349 (84,123)

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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 24 (511,804)

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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 147 (198,099)
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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
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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 74 (317,674)
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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 17 (556,622)

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The Two Margin Problem in Insurance Markets

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 31 May 2019 Last Revised: 08 Jun 2019
Michael Geruso, Timothy J. Layton, Grace McCormack and Mark Shepard
University of Texas at Austin, Harvard Medical School - Department of Health Care Policy, affiliation not provided to SSRN and Harvard University - Harvard Kennedy School (HKS)
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adverse selection, risk adjustment, mandate, subsidy

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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
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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
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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
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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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
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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)
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