Research Brief Dec 10, 2019

Does One Medicare Fit All? The Economics of Uniform Health Insurance Benefits

That anecdote points to one of the challenges facing policymakers as they grapple with proposals...
Topics:  Health care
Research Brief Oct 9, 2019

Spillover Impacts on Education from Employment Guarantees and Educational Investment Responses to Economic Opportunity: Evidence from Indian Road Construction

However, for many young people in developing economies who live in poverty, that trade-off is...
Topics:  Early Childhood Education, Economic Mobility & Poverty, Employment & Wages, Health care, K-12 Education
Research Brief Mar 14, 2019

Encouraging Healthy Habits to Decrease the Burden of Diabetes

Rebecca Dizon-Ross, Shilpa Aggarwal, Ariel Zucker
The most efficient method to address such non-communicable diseases (NCDs) is for patients to engage...
Topics:  Health care
Chart Mar 1, 2019

Geographic Targeting of Television Antidepressant Advertising in Ohio

People who view different ads for certain prescription drugs will request those drugs from their...
Topics:  Health care, Industrial Organization
Chart Feb 26, 2019

Estimating Equilibrium in Health Insurance Exchanges: Price Competition and Subsidy Design under the ACA

When all participants in a health plan are required to pay the same (relatively high)...
Topics:  Health care
video Jun 6, 2018

Discussion Section with Kevin Murphy, Featuring Anup Malani

Kevin Murphy, Anup Malani
The Economics of Innovation, Part 1 – Drugs and Patent Protection Malani discusses how insurance...
Topics:  Health care
Research Highlight May 1, 2018

Promoting Wellness or Waste? Evidence from Antidepressant Advertising

Brad Shapiro
Sounds innocent enough, but many observers and policymakers are critical of such marketing, arguing that...
Topics:  Health care
Research Brief Apr 1, 2018

Getting Subsidies Right

Pietro Tebaldi
One of the primary challenges of the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act of 2010...
Topics:  Health care