Frederick H Chen

Summary

Affiliation: Wake Forest University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Public avoidance and epidemics: insights from an economic model
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Theor Biol 278:107-19. 2011
  2. doi request reprint A mathematical analysis of public avoidance behavior during epidemics using game theory
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Theor Biol 302:18-28. 2012
  3. pmc Behavioral responses to epidemics in an online experiment: using virtual diseases to study human behavior
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e52814. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic equilibria in an epidemic model with voluntary vaccinations
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Biol Dyn 3:357-75. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Rational behavioral response and the transmission of STDs
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, P O Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 66:307-16. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint On the transmission of HIV with self-protective behavior and preferred mixing
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Math Biosci 199:141-59. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint A susceptible-infected epidemic model with voluntary vaccinations
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    J Math Biol 53:253-72. 2006
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of microbicides and changes in condom usage on HIV prevalence in men and women
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 20:1551-3. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Modeling the effect of information quality on risk behavior change and the transmission of infectious diseases
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Math Biosci 217:125-33. 2009

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. doi request reprint Public avoidance and epidemics: insights from an economic model
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Theor Biol 278:107-19. 2011
    ..We also show that implementing policies that result in a higher level of public avoidance behavior in equilibrium does not necessarily lower prevalence and can result in more infections...
  2. doi request reprint A mathematical analysis of public avoidance behavior during epidemics using game theory
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109, USA
    J Theor Biol 302:18-28. 2012
    ..In the special case where the contact ratio does not vary with the number of people out in public, there is a unique Nash equilibrium, and it is also the socially optimal outcome...
  3. pmc Behavioral responses to epidemics in an online experiment: using virtual diseases to study human behavior
    Frederick Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e52814. 2013
    ....
  4. doi request reprint Dynamic equilibria in an epidemic model with voluntary vaccinations
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Biol Dyn 3:357-75. 2009
    ..Comments and suggestions from anonymous referees of the journal are gratefully acknowledged. This paper is dedicated to the loving memory of Lucy Hauser...
  5. ncbi request reprint Rational behavioral response and the transmission of STDs
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, P O Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Theor Popul Biol 66:307-16. 2004
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint On the transmission of HIV with self-protective behavior and preferred mixing
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Math Biosci 199:141-59. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint A susceptible-infected epidemic model with voluntary vaccinations
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Box 7505, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    J Math Biol 53:253-72. 2006
    ..Depending on the distribution of agent-types, the introduction of a vaccine or, if one is available, a subsidy for vaccination can increase disease prevalence by inducing more risky behavior...
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of microbicides and changes in condom usage on HIV prevalence in men and women
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    AIDS 20:1551-3. 2006
    ..Neglecting to consider how differences in microbicide efficacy by direction of transmission can affect HIV prevalence over time will result in underestimation of the effect of condom replacement...
  9. doi request reprint Modeling the effect of information quality on risk behavior change and the transmission of infectious diseases
    Frederick H Chen
    Department of Economics, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27109 7505, USA
    Math Biosci 217:125-33. 2009
    ..Increasing the amount of information that individuals possess may lower the likelihood of eradication...