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Homepage:https://heidi-williams.humsci.stanford.edu
Postal address:Stanford University Department of Economics 579 Serra Mall Office 323 Stanford, CA 94305 (650) 723-9303
Workplace:Department of Economics, Stanford University, (more information at EDIRC)
National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER), (more information at EDIRC)

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Working Papers

2019

  1. A Toolkit of Policies to Promote Innovation
    CEP Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Performance, LSE Downloads
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Economic Perspectives (2019)
  2. Place-Based Drivers of Mortality: Evidence from Migration
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
  3. Screening and Selection: The Case of Mammograms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads

2018

  1. Who Profits from Patents? Rent-Sharing at Innovative Firms
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (23)
    Also in Institute for Research on Labor and Employment, Working Paper Series, Institute of Industrial Relations, UC Berkeley (2017) Downloads View citations (16)

2017

  1. How Do Patents Affect Research Investments?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in Annual Review of Economics (2017)
  2. Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient? Evidence from Prescription Drugs
    Post-Print, HAL
    Also in NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc (2017) Downloads View citations (1)
    Post-Print, HAL (2016) View citations (1)

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2017)

2016

  1. Patents and Research Investments: Assessing the Empirical Evidence
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2016)
  2. The More We Die, The More We Sell? A Simple Test of the Home-Market Effect
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    Also in Working Papers, HAL (2016) View citations (3)
    Working Papers, HAL (2016) View citations (3)

2015

  1. How Do Patents Affect Follow-On Innovation? Evidence from the Human Genome
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (14)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2019)
  2. Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Chapter (2015)
    Journal Article in Innovation Policy and the Economy (2016)

2014

  1. Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research (2014) Downloads

    See also Journal Article in American Economic Journal: Economic Policy (2016)
  2. Sources of Geographic Variation in Health Care: Evidence from Patient Migration
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2016)
  3. Why is Infant Mortality Higher in the US than in Europe?
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (11)

2013

  1. Do firms underinvest in long-term research? Evidence from cancer clinical trials
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Journal Article in American Economic Review (2015)
  2. Do fixed patent terms distort innovation? Evidence from cancer clinical trials
    Discussion Papers, Stanford Institute for Economic Policy Research Downloads View citations (11)

2010

  1. Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from the Human Genome
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (12)
    See also Journal Article in Journal of Political Economy (2013)

2008

  1. Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from At-Risk Newborns
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads View citations (7)
    See also Journal Article in The Quarterly Journal of Economics (2010)

2006

  1. Advance Market Commitments for Vaccines Against Neglected Diseases: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness
    CID Working Papers, Center for International Development at Harvard University Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Journal Article in Health Economics (2007)
  2. Advance Market Commitments for Vaccines Working Paper and Spread Sheet
    Working Papers, Center for Global Development Downloads View citations (1)

2005

  1. Advanced Purchase Commitments for a Malaria Vaccine: Estimating Costs and Effectiveness
    NBER Working Papers, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc Downloads
    Also in LSE Research Online Documents on Economics, London School of Economics and Political Science, LSE Library (2005) Downloads

Journal Articles

2019

  1. A Toolkit of Policies to Promote Innovation
    Journal of Economic Perspectives, 2019, 33, (3), 163-84 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2019)
  2. How Do Patents Affect Follow-On Innovation? Evidence from the Human Genome
    American Economic Review, 2019, 109, (1), 203-36 Downloads View citations (4)
    See also Working Paper (2015)

2017

  1. How Do Patents Affect Research Investments?
    Annual Review of Economics, 2017, 9, (1), 441-469 Downloads View citations (5)
    See also Working Paper (2017)
  2. Is American Health Care Uniquely Inefficient? Evidence from Prescription Drugs
    American Economic Review, 2017, 107, (5), 486-90 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2017)

2016

  1. Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets
    Innovation Policy and the Economy, 2016, 16, (1), 53 - 87 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
    Chapter (2015)
  2. Patents and Research Investments: Assessing the Empirical Evidence
    American Economic Review, 2016, 106, (5), 183-87 Downloads
    See also Working Paper (2016)
  3. Paying on the Margin for Medical Care: Evidence from Breast Cancer Treatments
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8, (1), 52-79 Downloads View citations (2)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  4. Sources of Geographic Variation in Health Care: Evidence From PatientMigration
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2016, 131, (4), 1681-1726 Downloads View citations (34)
    See also Working Paper (2014)
  5. Why Is Infant Mortality Higher in the United States Than in Europe?
    American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, 2016, 8, (2), 89-124 Downloads View citations (7)

2015

  1. Do Firms Underinvest in Long-Term Research? Evidence from Cancer Clinical Trials
    American Economic Review, 2015, 105, (7), 2044-85 Downloads View citations (20)
    See also Working Paper (2013)

2013

  1. Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from the Human Genome
    Journal of Political Economy, 2013, 121, (1), 1 - 27 Downloads View citations (75)
    See also Working Paper (2010)

2012

  1. Innovation Inducement Prizes: Connecting Research to Policy
    Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, 2012, 31, (3), 752-776 View citations (16)

2011

  1. The Role of Hospital Heterogeneity in Measuring Marginal Returns to Medical Care: A Reply to Barreca, Guldi, Lindo, and Waddell
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2011, 126, (4), 2125-2131 Downloads View citations (5)

2010

  1. Estimating Marginal Returns to Medical Care: Evidence from At-risk Newborns
    The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 2010, 125, (2), 591-634 Downloads View citations (83)
    See also Working Paper (2008)
  2. Incentivizing Innovation: Adding to the Tool Kit
    Innovation Policy and the Economy, 2010, 10, (1), 1 - 17 Downloads View citations (10)
    See also Chapter (2010)

2007

  1. Advance market commitments for vaccines against neglected diseases: estimating costs and effectiveness
    Health Economics, 2007, 16, (5), 491-511 Downloads View citations (22)
    See also Working Paper (2006)

2006

  1. Advance Market Commitments: A Policy to Stimulate Investment in Vaccines for Neglected Diseases
    The Economists' Voice, 2006, 3, (3), 1-6 Downloads View citations (3)
  2. Creating Markets for Vaccines (Innovations Case Discussion: International AIDS Vaccine Initiative)
    Innovations: Technology, Governance, Globalization, 2006, 1, (1), 67-79 Downloads View citations (1)

Chapters

2015

  1. Intellectual Property Rights and Innovation: Evidence from Health Care Markets
    A chapter in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 16, 2015, pp 53-87 Downloads View citations (1)
    See also Working Paper (2015)
    Journal Article in Innovation Policy and the Economy (2016)

2011

  1. Comment on "Is Decentralized Iron Fortification a Feasible Option to Fight Anemia Among the Poorest?"
    A chapter in Explorations in the Economics of Aging, 2011, pp 345-350 Downloads

2010

  1. Comment on "Aging and Death under a Dollar a Day"
    A chapter in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, 2010, pp 203-209 Downloads
  2. Comment on "Income, Aging, Health and Well-Being around the World: Evidence from the Gallup World Poll"
    A chapter in Research Findings in the Economics of Aging, 2010, pp 263-267 Downloads
  3. Incentivizing Innovation: Adding to the Tool Kit
    A chapter in Innovation Policy and the Economy, Volume 10, 2010, pp 1-17 Downloads View citations (6)
    See also Journal Article in Innovation Policy and the Economy (2010)
 
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