Research Papers / Publications


  • Matthew Grennan, Robert J. Town (Under Review), Regulating Innovation with Uncertain Quality: Information, Access, and Risk in Medical Devices.    Abstract
  • Jason Abaluck, Jonathan Gruber, Ashley Swanson (Under Review), Prescription Drug Use under Medicare Part D: A Linear Model of Nonlinear Budget Sets.    Abstract
  • Ashley Swanson, Matthew Grennan (Working), Transparency and Negotiated Prices: The Value of Information in Hospital-Supplier Bargaining.  Abstract
  • Michael Sinkinson, Amanda Starc (Work In Progress), Ask Your Doctor? Direct-to-Consumer Advertising of Pharmaceuticals.  Abstract
  • Keith Ericson, Amanda Starc (Forthcoming), "Pricing Regulation and Imperfect Competition on the Massachusetts Health Insurance Exchange," Accepted by Review of Economics and Statistics.  Abstract
  • Gautam Gowrisankaran, Aviv Nevo, Robert J. Town (Forthcoming), “Estimating the Price Impact of Hospital Mergers: An Analysis of Inova's Proposed Acquisition of Prince William Hospital”.
  • Erin Taylor, Evan Saltzman, Sebastian Bauhoff, Rosalie Pacula, Christine Eibner (2015), More Choice In Health Insurance Marketplaces May Reduce The Value Of The Subsidies Available To Low-Income Enrollees, Health Affairs, 34 (1), 104 - 110.