Davies-deBoer Seminar in Health Economics

Fall 2015


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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