ASHEcon 2018

The Conference of the American Society of Health Economists

ASHEcon 2018

June 10-13 at Emory University

Penn LDI will be well-represented at the upcoming ASHEcon conference in Atlanta, where Penn LDI Senior Fellows and Associate Fellows will be presenting during all three days.

On Monday, June 11th, LDI and RWJF will co-sponsor a special session on Narrow Networks.
 


 

Filter by Day: Monday, June 11  |  Tuesday, June 12  |  Wednesday, June 13

Monday, June 11, 2018

Indirect Effects of Introducing Performance Pay for Hospitals: Evidence from Post-Acute Care
Monday, June 11  |  10:20 AM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1051 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Author(s): Atul GuptaGuy David; Lucy Kim

Long-Term Health Insurance: Theory Meets Evidence from Germany 
Monday, June 11  |  10:20 AM
Starvine 2 (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Juan Pablo AtalHanming Fang; Martin Karlsson; Nicolas R. Ziebarth

How Important Is Price Variation Between Health Insurers? 
Monday, June 11  |  10:20 AM
Hickory (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Stuart V. Craig; Keith Ericson; Amanda Starc

Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on Utilization of Emergency and Non-Emergency Medical Services 
Monday, June 11  |  10:40 AM
Oak Amphitheater (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Charles Courtemanche; James Marton; Pelin Ozluk; Ben Ukert; Aaron Yelowitz

The Impacts of Performance Pay for Hospitals: The Readmissions Reduction Program 
Monday, June 11  |  1:50 PM
Basswood (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Atul Gupta

Consumer Response to Surprise Medical Bills in Elective Situations 
Monday, June 11  |  2:10 PM
Salon IV (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Christopher J. Garmon; Benjamin Chartock; Sarah Schutz

The Economics of Patient-Centered Care 
Monday, June 11  |  3:30 PM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Guy David; Philip A. Saynisch; Aaron Smith-McLallen

The Welfare Implications of Risk Adjustment in Imperfectly Competitive Markets 
Monday, June 11  |  3:30 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 2001 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Author(s): Evan Saltzman

A Pragmatic Policy Trial Testing the Behavioral Economic Principles Loss Framing, Loss Aversion, and Social Pressure in Physician Pay-for-Performance 
Monday, June 11  |  3:30 PM
Dogwood (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Amol NavatheKevin G. Volpp; Kristen Caldarella; Amelia Bond; Shireen Matloubieh; Zoe Lyon; Akriti Mishra; Lee Sacks; Carrie Nelson; Pankaj Patel; Judy Shea; Andrea Troxel; Ezekiel Emanuel

The Economics of Retainer-Based Medicine
Monday, June 11  |  3:50 PM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Molly CandonGuy David; Adam Leive

Commit to Change, or Change Your Commitment? Dynamic Demand for Goal Difficulty
Monday, June 11  |  4:10 PM
Salon IV (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Eric M. VanEpps; William Yancy; Jingsan Zhu; Kevin G. Volpp

Learning by Doing and Endogenous Patient-Physician Matching: Evidence from Cardiac Surgeons in New York State
Monday, June 11  |  4:10 PM
Dogwood (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Hanming FangQing Gong

Physician Consolidation and Incentives in Childbirth
Monday, June 11  |  4:10 PM
Mountain Laurel - Garden Level (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Ambar La Forgia

Trends in Primary Care Access at Community Health Centers 2012-2016: Evidence from an Experimental Study
Monday, June 11  |  5:30 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1051 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Author(s): Adam S Wilk; Brendan Saloner; Karin RhodesDaniel PolskyMolly Candon; Katherine Hempstead; Doug Wissoker; Genevieve Kenney

Spillover effects of police killings on the mental health of African-Americans in the United States
Monday, June 11  |  6:10 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1055 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Author(s): Jacob Bor; Atheendar Venkataramani; David Williams; Alexander Tsai


 

Tuesday, June 12, 2018

Revealed Preference Estimates of Consumer Demand
Tuesday, June 12  |  8:00 AM
Salon IV (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Chair: Claudio Lucarelli  

Physician Responses to Nonlinear Contracts
Tuesday, June 12  |  8:00 AM
Basswood (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Amelia Bond

How Important is Price Variation between Insurers?
Tuesday, June 12  |  1:30 PM
Starvine 2 (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Stuart V. Craig; Keith Ericson; Amanda Starc

Economics of Continuity of Care
Tuesday, June 12  |  1:30 PM-3:00 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1034 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Chair: Steve Schwab

Does post-acute care improve patient outcomes? A comparison of skilled nursing facilities and home health care
Tuesday, June 12  |  3:30 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1051 (Rollins School of Public Health)
Author(s): Rachel Werner; R. Tamara Konetzka; Norma B. Coe

The Impact of Relative Performance on Physician Technology Disadoption
Tuesday, June 12  |  3:30 PM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Bingxiao Wu; Guy David


 

Wednesday, June 13, 2018

Is the ACA's Individual Mandate Helpful or Harmful? Evidence from the California and Washington Exchanges
Wednesday, June 13  |  8:00 AM
Hickory (Emory Conference Center Hotel)
Author(s): Evan Saltzman

Regulation, Entry, and Competition in the Pharmaceutical Market
Wednesday, June 13  |  8:00 AM
Claudia Nance Rollins 2001 (Rollins School of Public Health) 
Chair: Emma Boswell Dean

Public Spending on Acute and Long-Term Care for Alzheimer’s & Related Dementias
Wednesday, June 13  |  10:00 AM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel) 
Author(s): Norma B. Coe; Lindsay White

Hospital Market Competition and Infant Mortality 
Wednesday, June 13  |  10:40 AM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1034 (Rollins School of Public Health) 
Author(s): Ciaran S. Phibbs; Jeannette Rogowski; Douglas O. Staiger; Jeffrey D. Hobar; Erika M. Edwards; Jochen Profit; Scott A. Lorch

The Effect of Predictive Analytics on Healthcare Utilization 
Wednesday, June 13  |  12:00 PM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel) 
Author(s): Guy David; Aaron Smith-McLallen; Ben Ukert

The Effects of Financial Incentives on Intrinsic Motivation for Health Behaviors
Wednesday, June 13  |  12:20 PM
Salon IV (Emory Conference Center Hotel) 
Author(s): Aditi P Sen; Debra Gilbert; David Asch; Jingsan Zhu; George Loewenstein; Jeffrey T Kullgren; Kevin G. Volpp

The Effect of Workforce Assignment on Performance: Evidence from Home Health Care
Wednesday, June 13  |  12:40 PM
Mountain Laurel (Emory Conference Center Hotel) 
Author(s): Guy David; Lucy Kim

A Transitioning Epidemic: How the Opioid Epidemic is Driving the Rise in Hepatitis C 
Wednesday, June 13  |  12:40 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1055 (Rollins School of Public Health) 
Author(s): Abby Alpert; David M Powell; Rosalie L Pacula

Endogenous Productivity of Demand-Induced R&D: Evidence from Pharmaceuticals 
Wednesday, June 13  |  12:40 PM
Claudia Nance Rollins 1000 (Rollins School of Public Health) 
Author(s): Kyle Myers; Mark Pauly