Peer Reviewed Publications
The Impact of Early Discharge Laws on the Health of Newborns, (with William Evans and Heng Wei), Journal of Health Economics, 27 (2008), 843-870.
The Economic Benefits of Pharmaceutical Innovations: The Case of Cox-2 Inhibitors, American Economic Journal: Applied Economics 2012 4(3): 116-137.
The Doctor Might See You Now: Supply Side Effects of Public Health Insurance Expansions, American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 2012 4(3): 190-217.
* Winner of 2011 International Institute of Public Finance (IIPF) Young Economists Award
Can Celebrity Endorsements Affect Political Outcomes? Evidence from the 2008 U.S. Democratic Presidential Primary (with Timothy J. Moore), The Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization, 2013, 29(2): 355-384.
Giving Mom a Break: The Impact of Higher EITC Payments on Maternal Health (with William Evans), February 2013, forthcoming at American Economic Journal: Economic Policy
Demand Spillovers, Combative Advertising, and Celebrity Endorsements, May 2013, forthcoming at American Economic Journal: Applied Economics
The White/Black Educational Gap, Stalled Progress, and the Long Term Consequences of the Emergence of Crack Cocaine Markets, revised and resubmitted to the American Economic Review, September 2012 (with William Evans and Timothy J. Moore)
The Impacts of the 2008 Economic Downturn on the Health Spending of the Insured (with David Dranove and Christopher Ody)
Works in Progress
Public Health Insurance, Immigration and Uncompensated Care (with Tal Gross and Matthew Notowidigdo)
The Market Impacts of Product Patents in Developing Countries (with Mark Duggan and Aparajita Goyal)
Income Shocks and Health Insurance Enrollment (with David Dranove and Chris Ody)
Permanent Working Papers
Empirical Evidence on the Value of Pharmaceuticals, (with Mark Duggan), in The [Oxford]
Handbook of the Economics of the Biopharmaceutical Industry, forthcoming, 2010.
Starbucks: A Story of Growth, (with Jen Brown and Meghan Busse), 2011. Kellogg Case #5-211-259.
The Global Aircraft Manufacturing Industry, 2002-2011 (with Jen Brown), 2012. Kellogg Case #5-312-505.