Harvard-MIT-BU Health Economics Seminar
Spring 2024 Schedule

SUP 951

Seminar Locations and Room Numbers:

Boston University: HAR412 at BU Questrom, 595 Commonwealth Avenue, Boston
Harvard HCP: 180A Longwood Ave, Boston, Second Floor Conference Room
Harvard Kennedy School: Wexner 330

For more information:

To be put on the Health Seminar's mailing list, please email Katarina Stewart.
For other questions, please email Steve Walker.


Location Speaker and Affiliation Title
January 31, 2024 BU Questrom Riley League (NBER) Regulation and Diffusion of Information Under Information Spillovers: The Case of New Medical Procedures
February 7, 2024 BU Questrom Sarah Miller (University of Michigan) The Long-Term Effects of Income for At-Risk Infants: Evidence from Supplemental Security Income (with Amelia Hawkins, Christopher Hollrah, Laura Wherry, Gloria Aldana and Mitchell Wong
February 14, 2024 BU Questrom Parker Rogers (NBER) The Impact of Price Controls on Innovation: Evidence from Medicare
February 21, 2024 BU Questrom Gautam Gowrisankaran (Columbia) How Do Hospitals Respond to Payment Incentives
February 28, 2024 Harvard HCP Gina Li (Federal Reserve) Becoming Dual: Measuring the Impact of Gaining Medicaid Coverage for Medicare Beneficiaries 
March 6, 2024 Harvard HCP Adam Sacarny (Columbia) Turbocharging Profits? Contract Gaming and Revenue Allocation in Healthcare
March 13, 2024   SPRING BREAK  
March 20, 2024 Harvard HCP Andrew Olenski (Lehigh) Reallocation and the (In)Efficiency of Exit in the U.S. Nursing Home Industry
March 27, 2024 Harvard HCP Leila Agha (Harvard HCP) Productivity After Childbirth: Evidence from Physicians (with Na'ama Shenhav and Myles Wagner) 
April 3, 2024 HKS Jonathan Zhang (McMaster) Intergenerational Effects of Opioid Exposure and Child Health, Human Capital, and Well-Being Using Linked Microdata
April 10, 2024 HKS Ignacio Cuesta (Stanford) Managed Competition vs. Public Procurement in Individual Health Insurance (with Pietro Tebaldi)
April 17, 2024 HKS Marika Cabral (University of Texas-Austin) Air Pollution, Wildfire Smoke, and Worker Health (with Marcus Dillender)
April 24, 2024 HKS Amanda Kowalski (University of Michigan)

Randomized Early Access to Covid Vaccines through Michigan Medicine: Initial Results (with David Chan)