Session 89:
Health Insurance, Health Care Utilization and Health

Thursday, April 11
4:30 PM - 6:00 PM
Napoleon A2
3rd Floor

Chair: Alan Barreca, Tulane University
Discussant: Keith Finlay, Tulane University

  1. Getting the Poor to Enroll in Health Insurance, and Its Effect on Utilization of Health Care and Health: Evidence from a Field Experiment in GhanaPatrick Asuming, Columbia University

  2. Health Insurance and Financial RiskSilvia H. Barcellos, RAND Corporation; Mireille Jacobson, University of California, Irvine

  3. The Effect of Public Insurance Eligibility for Childless Adults on Their Labor SupplyLaura Dague, Texas A&M University; Thomas DeLeire, University of Wisconsin-Madison; Lindsey Leininger, University of Illinois at Chicago

  4. The Cost of Incomplete Consumption Insurance against Health Shocks: Evidence from MexicoAna Sofia Leon, University of Chicago

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