Save the Date:
NYC Health Economics Day
Friday, May 10th, 2019

NYU Stern School of Business
Lecture Hall KMC 3-110
44 West 4th Street, New York, NY 10012

 9:00 – 9:50 am  Light breakfast & coffee
9:50 – 10:00 am Opening remarks
10:00 – 10:45 am “Mergers and Marginal Costs: New Evidence on Hospital Buyer Power”
Stuart Craig (UPenn), Matthew Grennan (UPenn),
Ashley Swanson (UPenn)
Discussant: Kate Ho (Princeton)
10:45 – 11:00 am  Coffee break
11:00 – 11:45 am “Why is Distance Important for Hospital Choice?
Separating Home Bias from Transport Costs" 

Devesh Raval (FTC) and Ted Rosenbaum (FTC)
Discussant: Atul Gupta (UPenn)
11:45 am – 1:15 pm Lunch
1:15 – 2:00 pm “Career Effects of Mental Health”
Barbara Biasi (Yale), Michael S. Dahl (Aarhus),
Petra Moser (NYU)
Discussant: Monica Deza (Hunter College-CUNY)
2:00 – 2:15 pm Coffee break
2:15 – 3:00 pm “Long-Term Health Insurance: Theory Meets Evidence”
Juan Pablo Atal (UPenn), Hanming Fang (UPenn),
Martin Karlsson (CINCH, Duisburg-Essen), Nicolas R. Ziebarth (Cornell)
Discussant: Paul Grieco (Penn State)
3:00 – 3:15 pm Coffee break
3:15 – 4:00 pm “Physician Responses to Nonlinear Contracts”
Amelia M. Bond (Cornell)
Discussant: Jessica Van Parys (Hunter College-CUNY)

Informal Happy Hour to follow.

Each session will comprise a 30 minute talk, 7 minute discussion, followed by 8 minutes of Q&A and open discussion.

We are grateful to Stern’s Center for Global Economy and Business, the NYU Wagner Graduate School of Public Service, and the Center for Healthcare Innovation and Delivery Science (CHIDS) at NYU Langone Health for providing financial support for the workshop.