Department of Economics - ASU Conferences

ASU Conferences

Health Economics: Micro and Macro Perspectives

Event Details

McCord Hall, Room 158

Friday February 27, 2015
12:00 pm-1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 2:00 pm Nick Kuminoff - Arizona State University
Estimating Heterogeneous Welfare Effects of Choice Architecture
(Joint with Jonathan Ketcham)
2:00 pm-2:15 pm Coffee Break
2:15 pm-3:15pm Mark Duggan - Stanford University
The Impact of Disability Benefits on Labor Supply: Evidence from the VA's Disability Compensation Program(PDF)
(Joint with David Autor, Kyle Greenberg and David Lyle)
3:15 pm-3:30 pm Coffee Break
3:30 pm-4:30 pm Harald Uhlig – University of Chicago
Financial Health Economics (PDF)
(Joint withTomas Philipson and Ralph Koijen)
4:30 pm-4:45 pm Coffee Break
4:45 pm-5:45 pm Mauricio Mazzocco – UCLA
Explaining the Decline of the U.S. Saving Rate: The Role of Health Expenditure (PDF)
(Joint with Yi Chen and Bela Szemely)
7:00 pm Dinner at House of Tricks
Saturday February 28, 2015
8:30 am-9:00 am Breakfast
9:00 am-10:00 am Liran Einav – Stanford University
Paying on the margin for medical care: Evidence from breast cancer treatments (PDF)
(Joint with Amy Finkelstein and Heidi Williams)
10:00 am -10:15 am Coffee Break
10:15 am-11:15 pm Hanming Fang – University of Pennsylvania
Joint Household Labor Supply and Health Care Reform
(Joint with Andrew Shephard)
11:15 pm-11:30 pm Coffee Break
11:30 pm-12:30 pm Tomas Philipson – University of Chicago
Non-Adherence in Health Care: A Positive and Normative Analysis
12:30 pm-1:30 pm Lunch
1:30 pm-2:30 pm Makoto Nakajima –Federal Reserve Bank of Philadelphia
Health Care Reform or Labor Market Reform? A Quantitative Analysis of the Affordable Care Act
(Joint with Didem Tuzemen)
2:30 pm-2:45 pm Coffee Break
2:45 pm-3:45 pm Larry Jones – University of Minnesota
Is there Too Much Inequality in Health Spending Across Income Groups? (PDF)
(Joint with Laurence Ales and Roozbeh Hosseini)
3:45 pm-4:00 pm Final Comments

ANR Novo Tempus Workshop on Recursive Methods

Event Details

McCord Hall, Room 164
Friday, March 6th & Saturday March 7th

Available Papers