Affiliation: Stanford University
- The other ex ante moral hazard in healthJay Bhattacharya
Stanford University School of Medicine, CHP PCOR, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, United States
J Health Econ 31:135-46. 2012..The quantitative finding also implies that the other ex ante moral hazard that we identify can be as important as the ex ante moral hazard that has been a central concept in health economics for decades...
- Estimating probit models with self-selected treatmentsJay Bhattacharya
Stanford Medical School, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
Stat Med 25:389-413. 2006..We demonstrate how these different methods perform in an empirical example examining the effect of private and public insurance coverage on the mortality of HIV+ patients...
- Heat or eat? Cold-weather shocks and nutrition in poor American familiesJayanta Bhattacharya
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford Medical School, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
Am J Public Health 93:1149-54. 2003..The authors sought to determine the effects of cold-weather periods on budgets and nutritional outcomes among poor American families...
- The link between public and private insurance and HIV-related mortalityJayanta Bhattacharya
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford Medical School, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
J Health Econ 22:1105-22. 2003..The better performance of private insurance can be explained in part by more restrictive Medicaid prescription drug policies that limit access to highly efficacious treatment...
- Opportunities and benefits as determinants of the direction of scientific researchJay Bhattacharya
Stanford University School of Medicine, CHP PCOR, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
J Health Econ 30:603-15. 2011..We match biomedical publications data with disease prevalence data and develop new methods for estimating the quality of research opportunities from textual information and structural productivity parameters...
- Technological advances in cancer and future spending by the elderlyJayanta Bhattacharya
Stanford University, Stanford, California, USA
Health Aff (Millwood) 24:W5R53-66. 2005..Applying the Future Elderly Model, we find that no scenario holds major promise for guaranteeing the future financial health of Medicare...
- Chronic disease and severe disability among working-age populationsJay Bhattacharya
Department of Medicine, Centre for Health Policy and Centre for Primary Care and Outcomes, Stanford University, Palo Alto, California 94305 6019, USA
Med Care 46:92-100. 2008..At the same time, the prevalence of important chronic diseases has been rising, while others falling, among working age populations. Chronically ill individuals are more likely than others to have activity of daily living limitations...
- A response to the points by Manton and WilliamsonDarius Lakdawalla
RAND, Santa Monica, California, USA
Med Care 41:28-31. 2003
- Health insurance and the obesity externalityJay Bhattacharya
CHP PCOR, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, USA
Adv Health Econ Health Serv Res 17:279-318. 2007..Our results also indicate that the welfare loss can be reduced by technological change that lowers the pecuniary and non-pecuniary costs of losing weight, and also by increasing the coinsurance rate...
- Forecasting the nursing home populationDarius Lakdawalla
RAND Health, Santa Monica, California, USA
Med Care 41:8-20. 2003..To forecast growth in the US nursing home population, as a function of trends in disability and marriage...
- Who pays for obesity?Jay Bhattacharya
Center for Primary Care and Outcomes Research, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, California, USA
J Econ Perspect 25:139-58. 2011..In the conclusion, we offer a few thoughts about some complexities of such a justification...
- HIV development assistance and adult mortality in AfricaEran Bendavid
Division of General Medical Disciplines, Center for Health Policy, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305, USA
JAMA 307:2060-7. 2012..The initiative's effect on all-cause adult mortality is unknown...
- The utility of childhood and adolescent obesity assessment in relation to adult healthJeremy D Goldhaber-Fiebert
Stanford Health Policy, Department of Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, California 94305 6019, USA
Med Decis Making 33:163-75. 2013..High childhood obesity prevalence has raised concerns about future adult health, generating calls for obesity screening of young children...
- An economic analysis of conservative management versus active treatment for men with localized prostate cancerDaniella J Perlroth
Center for Health Policy, Stanford University, 117 Encina Commons, Stanford, CA 94305 6019, USA
J Natl Cancer Inst Monogr 2012:250-7. 2012..Substantial savings, representing up to 30% of total costs, could be realized by adopting CM strategies, including active surveillance, for initial management of men with localized prostate cancer...
- Racial disparities in survival after lung transplantationVincent Liu
Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care Medicine, Stanford University, 300 Pasteur Drive, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
Arch Surg 146:286-93. 2011..Racial disparities have not been comprehensively evaluated among recipients of lung transplantation...
- The relation of price of antiretroviral drugs and foreign assistance with coverage of HIV treatment in Africa: retrospective studyEran Bendavid
Division of General Internal Medicine, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
BMJ 341:c6218. 2010..To determine the association of reductions in price of antiretroviral drugs and foreign assistance for HIV with coverage of antiretroviral treatment...
- The association between insurance status and emergency department disposition of injured California childrenAnna Chen Arroyo
Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA
Acad Emerg Med 19:541-51. 2012..This study examined the relationship between insurance status and emergency department (ED) disposition of injured California children...
- The incidence of the healthcare costs of obesityJay Bhattacharya
Stanford University, School of Medicine, United States
J Health Econ 28:649-58. 2009..A substantial part of the lower wages among obese women attributed to labor market discrimination can be explained by their higher health insurance premiums...
- Persistent racial disparities in survival after heart transplantationVincent Liu
Divisions of Pulmonary and Critical Care, Stanford University, CA, USA
Circulation 123:1642-9. 2011..Racial and ethnic disparities are well documented in many areas of health care, but have not been comprehensively evaluated among recipients of heart transplants...
- Diabetes, its treatment, and catastrophic medical spending in 35 developing countriesCrystal M Smith-Spangler
Palo Alto Veterans Affairs Healthcare System, Palo Alto, California, USA
Diabetes Care 35:319-26. 2012....
- Impacts of informal caregiver availability on long-term care expenditures in OECD countriesByung Kwang Yoo
Health Serv Res 39:1971-92. 2004..To quantify the effects of informal caregiver availability and public funding on formal long-term care (LTC) expenditures in developed countries...
- Health Insurance Provision for Vulnerable PopulationsJay Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2007....
- External Costs of ObesityJay Bhattacharya; Fiscal Year: 2007....