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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 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 J. 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

Volume 56, issue C, 2017

Informal care and long-term labor market outcomes pp. 1-18 Downloads
Hendrik Schmitz and Matthias Westphal
Tiered co-payments, pricing, and demand in reference price markets for pharmaceuticals pp. 19-29 Downloads
Annika Herr and Moritz Suppliet
Does cyberbullying impact youth suicidal behaviors? pp. 30-46 Downloads
Dimitrios Nikolaou
The hidden costs of terrorism: The effects on health at birth pp. 47-60 Downloads
Climent Quintana-Domeque and Pedro Ródenas-Serrano
Mortality and the business cycle: Evidence from individual and aggregated data pp. 61-70 Downloads
Gerard J. van den Berg, Ulf-G. Gerdtham, Stephanie von Hinke, Maarten Lindeboom, Johannes Lissdaniels, Jan Sundquist and Kristina Sundquist
Do individuals respond to cost-sharing subsidies in their selections of marketplace health insurance plans? pp. 71-86 Downloads
Thomas DeLeire, Andre Chappel, Kenneth Finegold and Emily Gee
Concordance of health states in couples: Analysis of self-reported, nurse administered and blood-based biomarker data in the UK Understanding Society panel pp. 87-102 Downloads
Apostolos Davillas and Stephen Pudney
Spillover effect of Japanese long-term care insurance as an employment promotion policy for family caregivers pp. 103-112 Downloads
Rong Fu, Haruko Noguchi, Akira Kawamura, Hideto Takahashi and Nanako Tamiya
Retirement and cognitive decline. A longitudinal analysis using SHARE data pp. 113-125 Downloads
Martina Celidoni, Chiara Dal Bianco and Guglielmo Weber
Public health regulation and mortality: Evidence from early 20th century milk laws pp. 126-144 Downloads
Sarah Komisarow
John P. Tang
Healthcare investment and income inequality pp. 163-177 Downloads
Ayona Bhattacharjee, Jong Shin, Chetan Subramanian and Shailender Swaminathan
The effect of e-cigarette indoor vaping restrictions on adult prenatal smoking and birth outcomes pp. 178-190 Downloads
Michael T. Cooper and Michael F. Pesko
Illness-related absence among preschool children: Insights from a health intervention in Swedish preschools pp. 191-200 Downloads
Caroline Hall and Erica Lindahl
The moral hazard effects of consumer responses to targeted cost-sharing pp. 201-221 Downloads
Christopher M. Whaley, Chaoran Guo and Timothy T. Brown
Macroeconomic conditions and opioid abuse pp. 222-233 Downloads
Alex Hollingsworth, Christopher J. Ruhm and Kosali Simon
Measuring efficiency of health plan payment systems in managed competition health insurance markets pp. 237-255 Downloads
Timothy Layton, Randall P. Ellis, Thomas G. McGuire and Richard van Kleef
Risk adjustment with an outside option pp. 256-258 Downloads
Joseph Newhouse
Imperfect risk adjustment, risk preferences, and sorting in competitive health insurance markets pp. 259-280 Downloads
Timothy Layton
Paying Medicare Advantage plans: To level or tilt the playing field pp. 281-291 Downloads
Jacob Glazer and Thomas G. McGuire
Medicaid program choice, inertia and adverse selection pp. 292-316 Downloads
James Marton, Aaron Yelowitz and Jeffery C. Talbert
Supplemental health insurance in the Colombian managed care system: Adverse or advantageous selection? pp. 317-329 Downloads
David Bardey and Giancarlo Buitrago
Introducing risk adjustment and free health plan choice in employer-based health insurance: Evidence from Germany pp. 330-351 Downloads
Adam Pilny, Ansgar Wübker and Nicolas Ziebarth
Demand elasticities and service selection incentives among competing private health plans pp. 352-367 Downloads
Randall P. Ellis, Bruno Martins and Wenjia Zhu
Does Part D abet advantageous selection in Medicare Advantage? pp. 368-382 Downloads
Tony Han and Kurt Lavetti
Insurers’ response to selection risk: Evidence from Medicare enrollment reforms pp. 383-396 Downloads
Francesco Decarolis and Andrea Guglielmo
Plan responses to diagnosis-based payment: Evidence from Germany’s morbidity-based risk adjustment pp. 397-413 Downloads
Sebastian Bauhoff, Lisa Fischer, Dirk Göpffarth and Amelie Wuppermann
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