Healthcare Markets Conference 2017

Healthcare Markets Conference
May 11-12, 2017
Kellogg School of Management

Agenda for the Sixth Annual Healthcare Markets Conference

May 11: Found Kitchen and Social House

6:00pm Cocktails
7:00pm Dinner
1631 Chicago Avenue
Evanston, IL 60208

May 12: Kellogg School of Management
James L. Allen Center
2169 Campus Drive
Evanston, IL 60208


Continental Breakfast


Screening in Contract Design: Evidence from the ACA Health Insurance Exchanges

Michael Geruso: University of Texas at Austin
Timothy Layton: Harvard Medical School
Daniel Prinz: Harvard University


Quality vs. Familiarity: An Equilibrium Analysis of Physician Referrals

Seth Richards-Shubik: Lehigh University
Julie M. Donohue: University of Pittsburgh
Mark S. Roberts: University of Pittsburgh
Ruoxin Zhang: University of Pittsburgh

10:40AM    Break


How the Reformulation of OxyContin Ignited the Heroin Epidemic

William N. Evans: University of Notre Dame
Ethan Lieber: University of Notre Dame
Patrick Power: University of Notre Dame




Panel Discussion: “Does Health Economics Matter: The Recent History of Anti-Trust”

David Dranove: Northwestern University
Cory Capps: Bates White
Leemore Dafny: Harvard University
Martin Gaynor: Carnegie Mellon University

1:50 PM

Keeping the Doctor Away? Commercial Insurer Network and Pricing Effects on Physician Labor Supply and Behavior

Michael R. Richards: Vanderbilt University
D. Sebastian Tello Trillo: University of Virginia

2:40PM    Break


Price-Linked Subsidies and Health Insurance Markups

Sonia Jaffe: University of Chicago
Mark Shepard: Harvard University


How Do the Mandate and the Premium Tax Credit Affect the Individual Insurance Market

Daniel W. Sacks: Indiana University


Presentation of the Mark A Satterthwaite Award for Outstanding Research in Healthcare Markets