Publications

Working Paper
Cutler, David M., Michael Chernow, Kaushik Ghosh, and Mary Beth Landrum. Working Paper. “Understanding the Improvement in Disability Free Life Expectancy in the U.S. Elderly Population.” NBER Working Paper Series. Publisher's Version PDF
In Press
Cutler, David M, Jeremiah D. Schuur, Olesya Baker, Jaclyn Freshman, and Michael Wilson. In Press. “Where Do Freestanding Emergency Departments Choose to Locate? A National Inventory and Geographic Analysis in Three States.” Annals of Emergency Medicine. PDF
2016
Cutler, David M., Catherine Gutierrez, Rachel A. Lindor, Olesya Baker, and Jeremiah D. Schuur. 2016. “State Regulation of Freestanding Emergency Departments Varies Widely, Affecting Location, Growth, and Services Provided .” Health Affairs 35 (10): 1857-1866. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2016. “Health and Taxes.” JAMA Forum, Journal of the American Medical Association 316 (16): 1634-1635. PDF
Cutler, David M., Kirstin W. Scott, Ashish K. Jha, and E. John Orav. 2016. “Changes in Hospital–Physician Affiliations in U.S. Hospitals and Their Effect on Quality of Care.” Annals of Internal Medicine online (Sept). PDF
Cutler, David M, Nikhil Sahni, Maurice Dalton, John Birkmeyer, and Amitabh Chandra. 2016. “Surgeon Specialization and Operative Mortality in United States: Retrospective Analysis.” BMJ 354 (i3571): 1-9. bmj.i3571.full_.pdf
Cutler, David M, Katherine Baicker, Matthew J. Niedzwiecki, Ziad Obermeyer, and Michael Wilson. 2016. “Short-term Outcomes for Medicare Beneficiaries After Low-acuity Visits to Emergency Departments and Clinics.” Medical Care 54 (5): 498-503. PDF
Cutler, David M., Amber I. Jessup, Donald S. Kenkel, and Martha A. Starr. 2016. “Economic Approaches to Estimating Benefits of Regulations Affecting Addictive Goods.” American Journal of Preventative Medicine 50 (5S1): S20–S26. PDF
Cutler, David M., Raj Chetty, Michael Stepner, Sarah Abraham, Shelby Lin, Benjamin Scuderi, Nicholas Turner, and Augustin Bergeron. 2016. “The Association Between Income and Life Expectancy in the United States, 2001-2014.” Journal of the American Medical Association 315 (16): 1750-1766. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2016. “Campaign Wars: Health Policy in a Fantasy World.” The JAMA Forum: Journal of the American Medical Association 315 (1): 16-17. PDF
Obermeyer, Ziad, Alissa C Clarke, Maggie Makar, Jeremiah D Schuur, and David M. Cutler. 2016. “Emergency Care Use and the Medicare Hospice Benefit for Individuals with Cancer with a Poor Prognosis.” Journal of the American Geriatrics Society 64 (2): 323-329. PDF
2015
Taksler, Glen B., Michael B Rothberg, and David M Cutler. 2015. “Association of Influenza Vaccination Coverage in Younger Adults With Influenza-Related Illness in the Elderly.” Clinical Infectious Diseases 61 (10): 1495-1503. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2015. “Insurers Again at Odds With Hospitals and Physicians.” The JAMA Forum: Journal of the American Medical Association 314 (13): 1329-1330. Publisher's Version PDF
Cutler, David M. 2015. “From the Affordable Care Act to Affordable Care.” Journal of the American Medical Association 314 (4): 337-338. Publisher's Version PDF
Toussaint, John, David Krueger, Stephen M Shortell, Arnold Milstein, and David M Cutler. 2015. “ACO Model Should Encourage Efficient Care Delivery.” Healthcare 3 (3): 150-152. PDF
Obermeyer, Z., Brian W Powers, Maggie Makar, Nancy L. Keating, and David M Cutler. 2015. “Physician Characteristics Strongly Predict Patient Enrollment In Hospice.” Health Affairs 34 (6): 1-8. PDF
Sacks, Naomi T., Arlene S Ash, Kaushik Ghosh, Amy K Rosen, John B Wong, David M Cutler, and Allison B. Rosen. 2015. “Recent National Trends in Acute Myocardial Infarction Hospitalizations in Medicare: Shrinking Declines and Growing Disparities.” Epidemiology 26 (4): 346-e47. PDF
Cutler, David M., Amber Jessup, Donald Kenkel, and Martha A. Starr. 2015. “Valuing Regulations Affecting Addictive or Habitual Goods.” Journal of Benefit-Cost Analysis 6 (2): 247-280. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2015. “Payment Reform Is About to Become a Reality.” The JAMA Forum: Journal of the American Medical Association 313 (16): 1606-1607. Publisher's Version PDF

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