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Surprise Billing in Emergency Room Visits: New Study by Zack Cooper and Fiona Scott Morton

November 21, 2016
A new study by Zack Cooper and Fiona Scott Morton finds that ‘surprise billing’ accounts for a large part of Emergency room costs, and that part falls on the patient to pay...

Amanda Kowalski Awarded the Arthur Greer Memorial Prize

November 14, 2016
Amanda Kowalski, Associate Professor of Economics and ISPS Faculty Fellow, was recently awarded the Arthur Greer Memorial Prize for Outstanding Scholarly Publication in the...

Red State, Blue State and Vaccination Rates

October 4, 2016
Steven Bernstein and colleagues at Yale School of Medicine and School of Public Health, Linda M. Niccolai, Anna North, and Jason Schwartz recently published the paper, “State...

Friedman, Busch and Schpero on the Effect of Tobacco Surcharges

July 7, 2016
A new paper on smoking cessation and the Affordable Care Act has been published by Health Affairs. Authors Abigail Friedman, Susan Busch and Will Schpero have found that high...

Zack Cooper is Panelist at Politico Event on Health Care Delivery

May 20, 2016
Politico hosted a panel discussion on May 19, "Pro Health Care Report: Reaching the Tipping Point: Health Care Delivery Reform" with Yale's Health Economist Zack Cooper....

Amanda Kowalski & Martin Hackmann Win Annual NIHCM Research Award

May 3, 2016
Yale health economist Amanda Kowalski and co-authors Martin Hackmann (former ISPS Graduate Policy Fellow) and Jonathan Kolstad won the annual NIHCM Award for Research Papers...

Bradley, Ndumele et al on Spending and Health Outcomes

May 2, 2016
A new paper by Elizabeth Bradley, Chima Ndumele and others look at the role of spending on social services, public health, and health care and found that states with a higher...

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