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Journal of Health Economics

1982 - 2018

Current editor(s): J. P. Newhouse, A. J. Culyer, R. Frank, K. Claxton and T. McGuire

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Volume 59, issue C, 2018

Is it good to be too light? Birth weight thresholds in hospital reimbursement systems pp. 1-25 Downloads
Simon Reif, Sebastian Wichert and Amelie Wuppermann
The effect of workforce assignment on performance: Evidence from home health care pp. 26-45 Downloads
Guy David and Kunhee Lucy Kim
It's about time: Cesarean sections and neonatal health pp. 46-59 Downloads
Ana María Costa-Ramón, Ana Rodríguez-González, Miquel Serra-Burriel and Carlos Campillo-Artero
The economics of patient-centered care pp. 60-77 Downloads
Guy David, Philip A. Saynisch and Aaron Smith-McLallen
Job loss, firm-level heterogeneity and mortality: Evidence from administrative data pp. 78-90 Downloads
Hans Bloemen, Stefan Hochguertel and Jochem Zweerink
Can natural gas save lives? Evidence from the deployment of a fuel delivery system in a developing country pp. 91-108 Downloads
Resul Cesur, Erdal Tekin and Aydogan Ulker
Patient cost-sharing, socioeconomic status, and children's health care utilization pp. 109-124 Downloads
Anton Nilsson and Alexander Paul
Are coresidence and nursing homes substitutes? Evidence from Medicaid spend-down provisions pp. 125-138 Downloads
Corina Mommaerts
The effect of hospital acquisitions of physician practices on prices and spending pp. 139-152 Downloads
Cory Capps, David Dranove and Christopher Ody
Violence, selection and infant mortality in Congo pp. 153-177 Downloads
Olivier Dagnelie, Giacomo Davide De Luca and Jean-François Maystadt

Volume 58, issue C, 2018

First do no harm – The impact of financial incentives on dental X-rays pp. 1-9 Downloads
Martin Chalkley and Stefan Listl
Female babies and risk-aversion: Causal evidence from hospital wards pp. 10-17 Downloads
Ganna Pogrebna, Andrew Oswald and David Haig
The Great Recession and Workers’ Health Benefits pp. 18-28 Downloads
Kanghyock Koh
Do medical marijuana laws reduce addictions and deaths related to pain killers? pp. 29-42 Downloads
David Powell, Rosalie Liccardo Pacula and Mireille Jacobson
Does long-term care subsidization reduce hospital admissions and utilization? pp. 43-66 Downloads
Joan Costa-Font, Sergi Jimenez-Martin and Cristina Vilaplana
Allocation rules for global donors pp. 67-75 Downloads
Alec Morton, Ashwin Arulselvan and Ranjeeta Thomas
Children’s education and parental old age survival – Quasi-experimental evidence on the intergenerational effects of human capital investment pp. 76-89 Downloads
Jan-Walter De Neve and Günther Fink
Nurse practitioner independence, health care utilization, and health outcomes pp. 90-109 Downloads
Jeffrey Traczynski and Victoria Udalova
Can amputation save the hospital? The impact of the Medicare Rural Flexibility Program on demand and welfare pp. 110-122 Downloads
Gautam Gowrisankaran, Claudio Lucarelli, Philipp Schmidt-Dengler and Robert Town
The effects of immigration on NHS waiting times pp. 123-143 Downloads
Osea Giuntella, Catia Nicodemo and Carlos Vargas-Silva
Competitive long-term health insurance pp. 144-150 Downloads
Thomas Wiseman
Employment, job skills and occupational mobility of cancer survivors pp. 151-175 Downloads
Eskil Heinesen, Susumu Imai and Shiko Maruyama
Getting a healthy start: The effectiveness of targeted benefits for improving dietary choices pp. 176-187 Downloads
Rachel Griffith, Stephanie von Hinke and Sarah Smith
Giving and promising gifts: Experimental evidence on reciprocity from the field pp. 188-201 Downloads
J. Michelle Brock, Andreas Lange and Kenneth L. Leonard
Can financial incentives help people trying to establish new habits? Experimental evidence with new gym members pp. 202-214 Downloads
Mariana Carrera, Heather Royer, Mark Stehr and Justin Sydnor
Does postponing minimum retirement age improve healthy behaviors before retirement? Evidence from middle-aged Italian workers pp. 215-227 Downloads
Marco Bertoni, Giorgio Brunello and Gianluca Mazzarella
Increasing breast-cancer screening uptake: A randomized controlled experiment pp. 228-252 Downloads
Léontine Goldzahl, Guillaume Hollard and Florence Jusot
Kingpin approaches to fighting crime and community violence: Evidence from Mexico's drug war pp. 253-268 Downloads
Jason M. Lindo and María Padilla-Romo
Evaluating the effects of a targeted home visiting program on maternal and child health outcomes pp. 269-283 Downloads
Malte Sandner, Thomas Cornelissen, Tanja Jungmann and Peggy Herrmann

Volume 57, issue C, 2018

Heterogeneity in the impact of type of schooling on adult health and lifestyle pp. 1-14 Downloads
Anirban Basu, Andrew M. Jones and Pedro Rosa Dias
Is retirement good for men’s health? Evidence using a change in the retirement age in Israel pp. 15-30 Downloads
Ori Shai
The effect of smoking on obesity: Evidence from a randomized trial pp. 31-44 Downloads
Charles Courtemanche, Rusty Tchernis and Benjamin Ukert
Your retirement and my health behavior: Evidence on retirement externalities from a fuzzy regression discontinuity design pp. 45-59 Downloads
Tobias Müller and Mujaheed Shaikh
Health care expenditures, age, proximity to death and morbidity: Implications for an ageing population pp. 60-74 Downloads
Daniel Howdon and Nigel Rice
Does health insurance coverage fall when nonprofit insurers become for-profits? pp. 75-88 Downloads
Ethan M.J. Lieber
Does disease cause vaccination? Disease outbreaks and vaccination response pp. 90-101 Downloads
Emily Oster
Can technology really help to reduce underage drinking? New evidence on the effects of false ID laws with scanner provisions pp. 102-112 Downloads
Emily Yiying Zheng
The effect of weight on mental health: New evidence using genetic IVs pp. 113-130 Downloads
Barton Willage
Managing imperfect competition by pay for performance and reference pricing pp. 131-146 Downloads
Henry Y. Mak
Returns to specialization: Evidence from the outpatient surgery market pp. 147-167 Downloads
Elizabeth L. Munnich and Stephen T. Parente
Decomposition of moral hazard pp. 168-178 Downloads
John A. Nyman, Cagatay Koc, Bryan E. Dowd, Ellen McCreedy and Helen Markelova Trenz
If looks could heal: Child health and paternal investment pp. 179-190 Downloads
Marlon R. Tracey and Solomon W. Polachek
The Vaccination Kuznets Curve: Do vaccination rates rise and fall with income? pp. 195-205 Downloads
Yutaro Sakai
Intergenerational transmission of human capital: Is it a one-way street? pp. 206-220 Downloads
Petter Lundborg and Kaveh Majlesi
Causes and consequences of teen childbearing: Evidence from a reproductive health intervention in South Africa pp. 221-235 Downloads
Nicola Branson and Tanya Byker
Unemployment, drugs and attitudes among European youth pp. 236-248 Downloads
Sara Ayllón and Natalia N. Ferreira-Batista
The benefits of avoiding cancer (or dying from cancer): Evidence from a four- country study pp. 249-262 Downloads
Anna Alberini and Milan Ščasný
Local neighbors as positives, regional neighbors as negatives: Competing channels in the relationship between others’ income, health, and happiness pp. 263-276 Downloads
John Ifcher, Homa Zarghamee and Carol Graham
Legal access to alcohol and criminality pp. 277-289 Downloads
Benjamin Hansen and Glen R. Waddell
Socioeconomic inequality of access to healthcare: Does choice explain the gradient? pp. 290-314 Downloads
Giuseppe Moscelli, Luigi Siciliani, Nils Gutacker and Richard Cookson
Income-related health transfers principles and orderings of joint distributions of income and health pp. 315-331 Downloads
Mohamad A. Khaled, Paul Makdissi and Myra Yazbeck
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