BFI Working Papers

Sharing research in progress—and refining it through rigorous discussion and debate—is a hallmark of scholarship at the Becker Friedman Institute for Economics.
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BFI Working Paper Sep 14, 2021

The Evidence Base on the Impact of Price Controls on Medical Innovation

Tomas Philipson, Troy Durie
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Sep 17, 2017

Adjusting Measures of Economic Output for Health: Is the Business Cycle Countercyclical?

Tomas Philipson, Casey Mulligan, Mark Egan
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Apr 1, 2017

Sharing R&D Risk in Healthcare via FDA Hedges

Andrew W. Lo, Adam Jørring, Manita Singh, Richard T. Thakor
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Dec 1, 2016

How Does Technological Change Affect Quality-Adjusted Prices in Health Care? Systematic Evidence from Thousands of Innovations

Tomas Philipson, Kristopher J. Hult, Sonia Jaffe
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Feb 1, 2016

Labor Markets in Statistics: The Subject Supply Effect in Medical R&D

Anup Malani, Tomas Philipson
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Jul 1, 2015

Health Care Adherence and Personalized Medicine

Tomas Philipson, Mark Egan
Topics:  Health care
BFI Working Paper Jan 1, 2010

Terminal Care and the Value of Life Near Its End

Gary S. Becker, Dana Goldman
Topics:  Health care