Topel; Journal of Political Economy, 2004, 112 1 , pp. This is typically accomplished directly through price controls e. Murphy , Working Paper, University of Chicago, April 2001. Topel; Journal of Political Economy, 2006, 114 5 , pp. Unemployment Insurance, Experience Rating, and the Occurrence of Unemployment; Robert H. Date Posted: Nov 14, 2007 No abstract is available for this paper.
Topel is a Research Associate of the National Bureau of Economic Research, an elected member of the Conference for Research on Income and Wealth, an elected founding member of the National Academy of Social Insurance, and a member of the Brookings Panel on Economic Activity. Topel was also a founding editor of the Journal of Labor Economics. Murphy is the George J. He has held visiting and research positions at a number of institutions, including the Board of Governors of the Federal Reserve, the World Bank, the Economics Research Center of the National Opinion Research Center, and the Rand Corporation. Hess: Guns and Butter: The Economic Causes and Consequences of Conflict. Yellen and Martin Neil Baily; Brookings Papers on Economic Activity, 1991, 1991 2 , pp. General contact details of provider:.
Weighing Costs and Benefits Health improvements are worthwhile if their economic value offsets their additional economic costs. Perspectives in Biology and Medicine, Summer, 2004. Richard Freeman, Robert Topel, and Birgitta Swedenborg. Cutler and Srikanth Kadiyala 5. In this book, health economists ask whether we are getting our money's worth. Under plausible conditions, entry into an initially monopolized market leads to higher prices for some, possibly all, consumers. Topel and fellow Chicago Booth faculty member Kevin Murphy won the 2007 Kenneth J.
Topel; American Economic Review, 2013, 103 3 , pp. From 1993 to 2003 he served as editor of the Journal of Political Economy, and from 1991 to 1993 he was a member of the editorial board of the American Economic Review, the two leading professional journals in economics. The papers in this book are packed with these and many other surprising revelations, their sophisticated analysis persuasively demonstrating the massive economic benefits we can gain from investments in medical research. Topel; American Economic Review, 1991, 81 2 , pp. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. This paper develops an economic framework for evaluating the social benefits of medical research.
Subjects: Econometrics and Mathematical Economics. . In 2004, he was elected an inaugural Fellow of the Society of Labor Economists, and the following year he received the Research America Eugene Garfield Prize for Medical and Health Research. One significant caveat is that the presence of third-party payers insurance companies and the government increases incentives to spend on medical care because at the margin the individual receiving treatment bears only a small fraction of the treatment costs. This allows to link your profile to this item. Topel; American Economic Review, 1983, 73 4 , pp. It proposes a framework for valuing improvements in health and progress against disease, against which the costs of producing new medical knowledge and delivering health care can be compared.
In most other countries, however, drug prices are regulated. Ward , Quarterly Journal of Economics 107 May 1992 : 441-79. Topel; Brookings Papers on Economic Activity. About half of this gain since 1970 was from reduced prevalence of heart disease. Chicago and London: University of Chicago Press, 1991, pp.
Pharmaceutical Innovation, Mortality Reduction, and Economic Growth Frank R. Lang: Unemployment and the Structure of Labor Markets. Murphy Journal of Business and Economic Statistics 3 October 1985 : 370-80. Murphy , in Measuring the Gains from Medical Research: An Economic Approach, edited by Kevin M. Labor Market Adjustments to Increased Immigration; Robert J. Topel; American Economic Review, 1982, 72 4 , pp.
Topel; Journal of Labor Economics, 1984, 2 4 , pp. D Dissertation, University of California, Los Angeles, 1980. Public users can however freely search the site and view the abstracts and keywords for each book and chapter. The award is given annually by the International Health Economics Association. Murphy and Chinhui Juhn , Brookings Papers on Economic Activity 1.