Carey Business School,
Johns Hopkins University
"Rational Self-Medication." with Nicholas Papageorge
NBER Working Paper #25371
Mentions: VoxEU, Cato, Medical Xpress, and Marginal Revolution
"Who Pays in Pay for Performance? Evidence from Hospital Pricing" with Ian McCarthy and Eric Barrette.
NBER Working Paper #24304
Formerly titled "Hospital Pricing and Public Payments"
Measuring the Impact of Calorie Labeling: The Mechanisms Behind Changes in Obesity
with Rodrigo Aranda and Donald Rose
The Dynamics of the Smoking Wage Penalty
with Melinda Pitts and Julie Hotchkiss
The Health Care Costs of Smoking Among the Elderly
with Robert Kaestner
Cities and Smoking
“Smoking, Morbidity, and Mortality: Evidence from a Long Panel” with Donna Gilleskie and Koleman Strumpf.
International Economic Review. 2018, 59(3), 1571-1619
“Smoking, Expectations, and Health: A Dynamic Stochastic Model of Lifetime Smoking Behavior.”
Journal of Political Economy. 2017, 125(5), 1485-1522.
“Supply-side Responses to Public Quality Ratings: Evidence from Medicare Advantage” with Ian McCarthy.
American Journal of Health Economics. Spring 2017, 3(2), 140–164
“Comprehensive Indoor Smoking Bans and Smoking Prevalence: Evidence at the State Level” with Thomas Carton, John Levendis, Sang Lee, and Iben Ricket.
American Journal of Health Economics. 2016, 2(4), 535–556.
“The Effects of Parental Health Shocks on Adult Offspring Smoking Behavior: Evidence from a Long Panel” with Donna Gilleskie.
Health Economics. 2016, 25, 939–954.
“The Star Treatment: Estimating the Impact of Star Ratings on Medicare Advantage Enrollments” with Ian McCarthy.
Journal of Human Resources. 2015, 50(4), 980–1008.
“Are Investments in Disease Prevention Complements? The Case of Statins and Health Behaviors” with Robert Kaestner and Darius Lakdawalla.
Journal of Health Economics. 2014, 26, 151–163.
“Adjusting to Natural Disasters” with V. Kerry Smith, Jared C. Carbone, Jaren C. Pope, and Daniel G. Hallstrom.
Journal of Risk and Uncertainty. 2006, 33, 37-54.
``Racial and Regional Disparity in Liver Transplant Allocation.'' (2018) with Monlezum D, Friedlander P, Balart L, Parker G, Buell JF.
Surgery March; 163(3), 612-616
``Liver transplantation in New Orleans: parity in a world of disparity?'' (2017) with Alison Smith, Zaid Al-Qurayshi, Anil Paramesh, Mary Killackey, Emad Kandil, Geoffrey Parker, Luis Balart, Paul Friedlander, and Joseph Buell.
HPB. 19(9) 783-798
``Disparities and survival outcomes in the management of hepatocellular carcinoma: a national perspective,'' (2017) with D Pointer, A Volk, G Parker, R Marshall, P Friedlander, J Buell.
HPB, 19, pp. 68.