Kanika Kapur

Summary

Affiliation: University College Dublin
Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. pmc Inter-relationships between the economic and emotional consequences of colorectal cancer for patients and their families: a qualitative study
    Alan Ó Céilleachair
    National Cancer Registry Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:62. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint How does health insurance affect the retirement behavior of women?
    Kanika Kapur
    School of Economics, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Inquiry 48:51-67. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Individual health insurance within the family: can subsidies promote family coverage?
    Kanika Kapur
    Department of Economics, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Inquiry 44:303-20. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and medical care expenditures in Medicare managed care
    Kanika Kapur
    University College Dublin, School of Economics, Ireland
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:876-98. 2006
  5. pmc Commentary: what is the right price of health insurance? A rejoinder
    M Susan Marquis
    Health Serv Res 42:2230-2; discussion 2294-323. 2007
  6. pmc The role of product design in consumers' choices in the individual insurance market
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, 1200 South Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2194-223; discussion 2294-323. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Consumer decision making in the individual health insurance market
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w226-34. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the individual market more than a bridge market? An analysis of disenrollment decisions
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
    Inquiry 42:381-96. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Using contingent choice methods to assess consumer preferences about health plan design
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 4:77-86. 2005
  10. pmc Subsidies and the demand for individual health insurance in California
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, 1200 South Hayes St, Arlington, VA 22202 5050, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1547-70. 2004

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Publications19

  1. pmc Inter-relationships between the economic and emotional consequences of colorectal cancer for patients and their families: a qualitative study
    Alan Ó Céilleachair
    National Cancer Registry Ireland, Cork, Ireland
    BMC Gastroenterol 12:62. 2012
    ..We investigated the economic costs of cancer in the context of patients' emotions and how these both shaped the patient and family burden...
  2. ncbi request reprint How does health insurance affect the retirement behavior of women?
    Kanika Kapur
    School of Economics, University College Dublin, Ireland
    Inquiry 48:51-67. 2011
    ..Our results show that retiree health insurance increases retirement for all groups except single men. We find suggestive evidence that the role of health insurance for women hinges on their husbands' labor force status...
  3. ncbi request reprint Individual health insurance within the family: can subsidies promote family coverage?
    Kanika Kapur
    Department of Economics, University College Dublin, Belfield, Dublin 4, Ireland
    Inquiry 44:303-20. 2007
    ..We find that premium subsidies for individual insurance would increase family coverage; however, their effect likely would be small relative to their implementation cost...
  4. ncbi request reprint Socioeconomic status and medical care expenditures in Medicare managed care
    Kanika Kapur
    University College Dublin, School of Economics, Ireland
    J Health Care Poor Underserved 17:876-98. 2006
    ..The pathway variables also were associated with expenditures. Accounting for the pathways through which SES affects expenditures narrowed the effect of SES on expenditures; however, the change in the estimates was very small...
  5. pmc Commentary: what is the right price of health insurance? A rejoinder
    M Susan Marquis
    Health Serv Res 42:2230-2; discussion 2294-323. 2007
  6. pmc The role of product design in consumers' choices in the individual insurance market
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, 1200 South Hayes Street, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
    Health Serv Res 42:2194-223; discussion 2294-323. 2007
    ..To evaluate the role of health plan benefit design and price on consumers' decisions to purchase health insurance in the nongroup market and their choice of plan...
  7. ncbi request reprint Consumer decision making in the individual health insurance market
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w226-34. 2006
    ..Finally, we show that people prefer more-generous benefits and that it is difficult to induce people in poor health to enroll in high-deductible health plans...
  8. ncbi request reprint Is the individual market more than a bridge market? An analysis of disenrollment decisions
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, VA 22202, USA
    Inquiry 42:381-96. 2005
    ..We find that economic factors and coverage characteristics are important in the decision to disenroll, but that perceptions about insurance and the health care system also affect this decision...
  9. ncbi request reprint Using contingent choice methods to assess consumer preferences about health plan design
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia 22202, USA
    Appl Health Econ Health Policy 4:77-86. 2005
    ..Little is known about how consumers will view these new designs. Our objective is to examine consumer preferences for selected benefit designs...
  10. pmc Subsidies and the demand for individual health insurance in California
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, 1200 South Hayes St, Arlington, VA 22202 5050, USA
    Health Serv Res 39:1547-70. 2004
    ..To estimate the effect of changes in premiums for individual insurance on decisions to purchase individual insurance and how this price response varies among subgroups of the population...
  11. pmc Racial and ethnic differences in public and private medical care expenditures among aged Medicare beneficiaries
    Jose J Escarce
    RAND Health Program, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, USA
    Milbank Q 81:249-75, 172. 2003
    ..The findings suggest that public sources of payment for medical care services, especially public supplementary coverage have helped to eliminate racial and ethnic gaps in expenditures...
  12. ncbi request reprint A misconceived analysis of California's Health Insurance Act
    Rick Curtis
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Health insurance for workers who lose jobs: implications for various subsidy schemes
    Kanika Kapur
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:203-13. 2003
    ..Our descriptive analysis suggests that it might be difficult to design policies that target those who would otherwise be uninsured and that large subsidies might be needed to help laid-off workers...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patterns of care for open-angle glaucoma in managed care
    Allen M Fremont
    RAND Health Program, Santa Monica, Calif, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 121:777-83. 2003
    ..To describe patterns of care for primary open-angle glaucoma (POAG) and assess conformance with the American Academy of Ophthalmology's Preferred Practice Pattern (PPP)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Employment transitions and continuity of health insurance: implications for premium assistance programs
    M Susan Marquis
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 22:198-209. 2003
    ..Thus, premium assistance programs are difficult to target effectively, and other programs are necessary to reach the majority of uninsured children...
  16. ncbi request reprint Managing care: utilization review in action at two capitated medical groups
    Kanika Kapur
    RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
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  17. ncbi request reprint Consumer-directed health care: early evidence about effects on cost and quality
    Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 25:w516-30. 2006
    ..The early effects of CDHC on quality are mixed, with evidence of both appropriate and inappropriate changes in care use. Greater information about prices, quality, and treatment choices will be critical if CDHC is to achieve its goals...
  18. ncbi request reprint Trends and variability in individual insurance products in California
    Melinda Beeuwkes Buntin
    RAND, Arlington, Virginia, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) . 2003
    ..Whether this trend can continue in the face of higher health costs is unclear...
  19. ncbi request reprint Characteristics of eye care practices with managed care contracts
    Matthew D Solomon
    RAND Health Program, Santa Monica, Calif 90401, USA
    Am J Manag Care 8:1057-67. 2002
    ..To describe the variation in practice structure, financial arrangements, and utilization and quality management systems for eye care practices with managed care contracts...