Session 35:
Insurance and Health Care Access

Thursday, April 11
10:15 AM - 11:45 AM
Napoleon A2
3rd Floor

Chair: Jeffrey Grogger, University of Chicago
Discussant: Magnus Lofstrom, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

  1. Health Insurance, Health Care Utilization and the Law of Demand: Combining Administrative Data with an Experimental DesignPedro Bernal, University of Chicago; Jeffrey Grogger, University of Chicago

  2. Accounting for Spatial Interactions in the Demand for Community-Based Health Insurance: A Bayesian Spatial Tobit AnalysisHermann Donfouet, Université de Rennes I; P. Wilner Jeanty, Rice University; Eric Malin, Université de Rennes I

  3. The Effect of Parent’s Insurance Enrollment on Health Care Utilization: Evidence from GhanaGissele Gajate Garrido, International Food Policy Research Institute (IFPRI)

  4. Access to the Health Care Safety Net in California for Unauthorized ImmigrantsHelen J. Lee, MDRC; Laura Hill, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC); Shannon McConville, Public Policy Institute of California (PPIC)

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