Davies-deBoer Seminar in Health Economics

Fall 2016

3:30 - 5 pm
M/W/F: 3321 SC
or T/Th: C121PBB


Wednesday, November 9

3321 SC

Helen Levy
University of Michigan
Topic: TBA

Spring 2016

3:30 - 5 pm
Room 172, Van Allen Hall

Wednesday, April 6

John Parman
College of William & Mary
Topic: "Health, Gender, and Mobility: Intergenerational Correlations in Longevity Over Time"

Wednesday, April 13
Adriana Lleras-Muney
Topic: "Economic Conditions and Mortality: Evidence from 200 Years of Data"
Thursday, May 5th
C121 PBB

Dhaval Dave
Bentley University
Topic: "Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes"


Fall 2015

Wednesday, September 9
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1100 University Capitol Center
Maya Rossin-Slater
University of California, Santa Barbara
Topic: "Are Different Early Investments Complements or Substitutes? Long-Run and Intergenerationl Evidence from Denmark"
Friday, October 2
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1100 University Capitol Center
Thomas DeLeire
Georgetown University
Topic: "Cost Sharing Subsidies and the Choice of Marketplace Health Plans"
Friday, October 9
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1100 University Capitol Center
Jason Fletcher
University of Wisconsin, Madison
Topic: "Causal Spousal Health Spillover Effects and Implications for Program Evaluation"
Wednesday, November 18
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
1100 University Capitol Center

Joel Hay
University of Southern California
Topic: "Cost Effectiveness Analysis With and Without Stochastic Uncertainty"



Spring 2015

Wednesday, May 6
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
E224 CB
Peter Hinrichs
Federal Reserve Bank of Cleveland
Topic: "The Impact of Tobacco-Free School Laws on Student and Faculty Smoking Behavior"

Fall 2014

Wednesday, September 3
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
25 Phillips Hall
Joseph P. Price
Brigham Young University
Topic: "Habit Formation in Children: Evidence from Incentives for Healthy Eating"
Wednesday, September 24
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
25 Phillips Hall
Zhigang Feng
University of Illinois
Topic: "Mandated Insurance, Entrepreneurship and Labor Market Mis-allocation"

Wednesday, October 1
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
25 Phillips Hall

Jonathan Skinner
Dartmouth University
Topic: "Are More Competitive Health Care Markets Associated with Better Quality"

Tuesday, November 18
3:30 PM -5:00 PM
C121 PBB
Rena Conti
University of Chicago
Topic: "Pricing in the Market for Anticancer Drugs"

Spring 2014

Wednesday, March 26
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
2229 SC
W. David Bradford
University of Georgia
Topic: "Looking Ahead: Subjective Time Perception and Individual Time Discounting"
Wedneday, April 2
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
2229 SC
Gautam Gowrisankaran
University of Arizona
Topic: "Myopia and Complex Dynamic Incentives: Evidence from Medicare Part D" (paper not posted)
Thursday, April 10
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
200 South Quadrangle (SQ)
Kosali Simon
Indiana University
Topic: “Impact of Premium Subsidies on the Take-up of Health Insurance: Evidence from the 2009 American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA)”
Wednesday, April 23
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
2229 SC
Matthew Notowidigdo
University of Chicago
Topic: "Housing Booms, Labor Market Outcomes, and Educational Attainment"
Wednesday, May 7
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
2229 SC
Brent Kreider
Iowa State University
Topic: "Does the Women, Infants, and Children Program (WIC) Improve Infant Health Outcomes?"
Monday, November 11
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
C31 PC
Rusty Tchernis
Georgia State University
Topic: "Modeling Area-Level Health Rankings"
Tuesday, November 19
3:30 PM - 5:00 PM
Anthony LoSasso
University of Illinois, Chicago
Topic: "Does Seeing the Doctor More Often Keep You Out of the Hospital"



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