A few research-oriented links:
    Full Curriculum Vitae
    Citations on Google Scholar
    My ResearchGate Profile Page
    My RePEc (Research Papers in Economics) Page
    My SSRN (Social Science Research Network) Page

Selected Publications
  1. "Vertical Alignment Between Hospitals and Physicians as a Bargaining Response to Commercial Insurance Markets," (with Sean Huang) Review of Industrial Organization, forthcoming. Supplemental appendix available here.
  2. "It's a cruel summer: Household Responses to Reductions in Government Nutrition Assistance," (with Lorenzo Almada) Journal of Economic Behavior and Organization, 2017
  3. "Supply-side Responses to Public Quality Ratings: Evidence from Medicare Advantage," (with Michael Darden) American Journal of Health Economics, 2017
  4. "Eliminating Composite Bias in Treatment Effects Estimates: Applications to Quality of Life Assessment," Journal of Health Economics, 2016
  5. "Advertising Intensity and Welfare in an Equilibrium Search Model," Economics Letters, 2016
  6. "What Can We Learn about the Effects of Food Stamps on Obesity in the Presence of Misreporting?" (with Lorenzo Almada and Rusty Tchernis) American Journal of Agricultural Economics, 2016
    • Honorable mention for Best Paper in the Economics of Food Safety and Nutrition by the Agricultural and Applied Economics Association
    • NBER Working Paper 21596
  7. "The Star Treatment: Estimating the Impact of Star Ratings on Medicare Advantage Enrollments," (with Michael Darden) Journal of Human Resources, 2015
  8. "Putting the Patient in Patient Reported Outcomes: A Robust Methodology for Health Outcomes Assessment," Health Economics, 2015
  9. "Bounding Treatment Effects: Stata Command for the Partial Identification of the Average Treatment Effect with Endogenous and Misreported Treatment Assignment,"  (with Dann Millimet and Manan Roy) The Stata Journal, 2015
  10. "Cost Savings from Palliative Care Teams and Guidance for a Financially Viable Palliative Care Program," (with Chessie Robinson, Sakib Huq, Martha Philastre, and Robert Fine) Health Services Research, 2015
  11. "The bmte Command: Methods for the Estimation of Treatment Effects when Exclusion Restrictions are Unavailable," (with Dann Millimet and Rusty Tchernis) The Stata Journal, 2014
  12. "On the Estimation of Selection Models when Participation is Endogenous and Misreported,"  (with Rusty Tchernis) Advances in Econometrics, Missing-data Methods: Cross-sectional Methods and Applications, ed. D. Drukker, 2011
  13. "Search Costs and Medicare Plan Choice," (with Rusty Tchernis) Health Economics, 2010
  14. "Simulating Sequential Search Models with Genetic Algorithms: Analysis of Price Ceilings, Taxes, Advertising, and Welfare," Journal of Computational Economics, 2009
Working Papers and Projects
  1. "Long-term Care Insurance Purchasing and the Role of Financial Literacy," (with Rashmita Basu) under review
  2. "Quality Disclosure and the Timing of Firm Adjustments: Evidence from Medicare Advantage," under review
  3. "Physician Loyalty and Hospital Production," under review
  4. "Short Staffing, Worker Preferences, and Time Allocation: Evidence from Public Health Clinics," with Yinan Liu and Matthew Harris, under review
  5. "The Effect of Multimarket Contact on Health Insurance Prices and Quality," with Haizhen Lin
  6. "Hospital Responses to Financial Shocks: Evidence from the Readmission Reduction Program," with Michael Darden and Eric Barrette
  7. "How does hospital-physician integration affect hospital prices and quality of care?" with Haizhen Lin and Michael Richards
  8. "Hospital Pricing and Exclusivity in Physician Markets"
  9. "Hospital Efficiency versus Quality: The case of leveraged buyouts," with Sean Huang
  10. "What came first - loyalty or integration? A look at the motivation for hospital-physician alignment," with Haizhen Lin and Michael Richards
  11. "Debt or Diet? Reallocating Resources following Reductions in Nutrition Assistance Benefits," with Lorenzo Almada
  12. "How does collusion change the competitive effect of a merger? Evidence from Multimarket Contact in Medicare Advantage," with Ying Fan and Haizhen Lin