Jason M Fletcher

Summary

Affiliation: Yale University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent depression and educational attainment: results using sibling fixed effects
    Jason M Fletcher
    School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Econ 19:855-71. 2010
  2. pmc Why have tobacco control policies stalled? Using genetic moderation to examine policy impacts
    Jason M Fletcher
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50576. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes's 'health shock' to schooling and earnings: increased dropout rates and lower wages and employment in young adults
    Jason M Fletcher
    Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:27-34. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Genetic lotteries within families
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street, 303, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Health Econ 30:647-59. 2011
  5. pmc Cumulative effects of job characteristics on health
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, Health Policy and Administration, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Econ 20:553-70. 2011
  6. doi request reprint Long term effects of childhood asthma on adult health
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, USA
    J Health Econ 29:377-87. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Taxing soft drinks and restricting access to vending machines to curb child obesity
    Jason M Fletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:1059-66. 2010
  8. pmc Long-term consequences of childhood ADHD on criminal activities
    Jason Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street 303, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:119-38. 2009
  9. doi request reprint The effects of intimate partner violence on health in young adulthood in the United States
    Jason Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:130-5. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Social interactions and smoking: evidence using multiple student cohorts, instrumental variables, and school fixed effects
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Health Econ 19:466-84. 2010

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Publications15

  1. doi request reprint Adolescent depression and educational attainment: results using sibling fixed effects
    Jason M Fletcher
    School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale University, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Econ 19:855-71. 2010
    ..In particular, preferred estimates suggest that a standard deviation increase in depressive symptoms is associated with a 25-30% increase in the likelihood of dropping out...
  2. pmc Why have tobacco control policies stalled? Using genetic moderation to examine policy impacts
    Jason M Fletcher
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e50576. 2012
    ..The observed differences in tobacco control policy effectiveness and why policies do not help all smokers are largely unexplained...
  3. doi request reprint Diabetes's 'health shock' to schooling and earnings: increased dropout rates and lower wages and employment in young adults
    Jason M Fletcher
    Division of Health Policy and Administration, Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, Connecticut, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:27-34. 2012
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  4. doi request reprint Genetic lotteries within families
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street, 303, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Health Econ 30:647-59. 2011
    ..Further, our analysis elucidates the situations under which genetic markers can serve as instrumental variables for specific health conditions...
  5. pmc Cumulative effects of job characteristics on health
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, Health Policy and Administration, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Econ 20:553-70. 2011
    ..These results are robust to inclusion of occupation fixed effects...
  6. doi request reprint Long term effects of childhood asthma on adult health
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, USA
    J Health Econ 29:377-87. 2010
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Taxing soft drinks and restricting access to vending machines to curb child obesity
    Jason M Fletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 29:1059-66. 2010
    ..We conclude by outlining changes that may increase their effectiveness, such as implementing comprehensive restrictions on access to soft drinks in schools and imposing higher tax rates than are currently in place in many jurisdictions...
  8. pmc Long-term consequences of childhood ADHD on criminal activities
    Jason Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street 303, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    J Ment Health Policy Econ 12:119-38. 2009
    ..Attention Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is one of the most prevalent mental health problems facing children. Little is known of the long-term consequences of ADHD on young adult outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint The effects of intimate partner violence on health in young adulthood in the United States
    Jason Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Sci Med 70:130-5. 2010
    ..The health effects of IPV are also typically larger for current exposure than previous exposure, but each exposure type is shown to reduce health...
  10. doi request reprint Social interactions and smoking: evidence using multiple student cohorts, instrumental variables, and school fixed effects
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, 60 College Street, New Haven, CT 06510, USA
    Health Econ 19:466-84. 2010
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  11. doi request reprint Childhood mistreatment and adolescent and young adult depression
    Jason M Fletcher
    Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University, New Haven, CT, USA
    Soc Sci Med 68:799-806. 2009
    ..Finally, results suggest that the effects of child mistreatment on depression may increase as individuals age...
  12. doi request reprint Child mental health and human capital accumulation: the case of ADHD revisited
    Jason Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, 60 College Street 303, New Haven, CT 06520, United States
    J Health Econ 27:794-800. 2008
    ..In this comment we look at a sample of older children and confirm and extend many of the JCMS findings in terms of a broader set of measures of human capital and additional specifications...
  13. ncbi request reprint Adolescent depression: diagnosis, treatment, and educational attainment
    Jason M Fletcher
    Division of Health Policy and Administration, Department of Epidemiology and Public Health, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Health Econ 17:1215-35. 2008
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  14. ncbi request reprint Social multipliers in sexual initiation decisions among U.S. high school students
    Jason M Fletcher
    Yale University, School of Public Health, Division of Health Policy and Administration, 60 College Street, 303, New Haven, CT 06520, USA
    Demography 44:373-88. 2007
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  15. pmc The impact of occupation on self-rated health: cross-sectional and longitudinal evidence from the health and retirement survey
    Ralitza Gueorguieva
    Yale School of Public Health, New Haven, CT 06520 8034, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:118-24. 2009
    ..The objective of this study is to estimate occupational differences in self-rated health, both in cross-section and over time, among older individuals...