Stand-up economist Yoram Bauman, weighs on how AI will affect to productivity of jokes. Enjoy. Source ..
Earlier this year, I reviewed one definition of causality: the Bradford Hill criteria. Now I move from ..
Let’s say we are interested in determining whether a particular treatment improves quality of life. ..
How have discrete choice experiments changed over time? This is the question Soekhai et al. (2018) try to answer. ..
As explained by Tyler Cowen: Hope everyone has a good weekend. Source link
I ask this question in economic terms. Luxury goods are defined as goods that increase as a share of a person’s ..
QuantEcon is an interesting site from some high profile economists advocating for open-source tools for quantitative ..
In health care, decisions are always made with imperfect information. How ambiguity affects stakeholder ..
In 2010, Premera Blue Cross (Premera), a large nonprofit health plan in the Pacific Northwest implemented ..
The Nobel Prize in Economics (formally the Sveriges Riksbank Prize in Economic Sciences in Memory of Alfred ..
Darius Lakdawalla has an very interesting review article in the Journal of Economic Literature on the Economics ..
In econ-speak, we are looking to measure the elasticity of plan switching with respect to premium increases. ..
Economist and N.Y. Times columnist Paul Krugman provided a tribute to the late Uwe Reinhardt. Although ..
That is the title of my latest blog post in Health Affairs with co-author Mark Linthicum. The premise ..
Many studies use data on health care costs from multiple time periods. To make costs comparable over ..