Yale Health Economics Workshop
December 7, 2012
28 Hillhouse Avenue, RM 106
Amanda Kowalski, Department of Economics
Jason Fletcher, Department of Health Policy and Management
Informal Lunch Brown Bag
Understanding Heterogeneity in the Effects of Birth Weight on Adult Cognition and Wages
Jason Fletcher, Health Policy and Management
Education Reform, Health and Cognition
Costas Meghir, Economics
Evolving Choice Inconsistencies in Choice of Prescription Drug Insurance: Do Choices Improve Over Time?
Jason Abaluck, School of Management
30 Minute Break
Peer effects among hospitalized patients: evidence from roommate assignments.
Olga Yakusheva, Health Policy and Management
How do Individual Medical Expenditures Evolve Over Time? Evidence from Working Age Individuals in New York.
Amanda Kowalski, Economics
15 Minute Break
Doctors without orders: an empirical evaluation of devolving control to providers in Costa Rica’s health care system
Douglas McKee, Economics
Does Competition Improve Hospital Performance? Evidence from the English National Health Service
Zack Cooper, Health Policy and Management
5:30 Dinner for speakers (Portofino)