Publications

2013
Goldman, Dana P, David M Cutler, John W Rowe, Pierre-Carl Michaud, Jeffrey Sullivan, Jay S Olshansky, and Desi Peneva. 2013. “Substantial Health and Economic Returns From Delayed Aging May Warrant a New Focus For Medical Research.” Health Affairs 32 (10): 1698-1705. PDF
Taksler, Glen B., David M Cutler, Edward Giovannucci, Matthew R. Smith, and Nancy L. Keating. 2013. “Ultraviolet Index and Racial Differences in Prostate Cancer Incidence and Mortality.” Cancer 119 (17): 3195-3203. PDF
Alsan, Marcella M, and David M Cutler. 2013. “Girls’ education and HIV risk: Evidence from Uganda.” Journal of Health Economics 32 (5): 863– 872. PDF
Cutler, David M, Kaushik Ghosh, and Mary Beth Landrum. 2013. “Evidence for Significant Compression of Morbidity in the Elderly U.S. Population”. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2013. “For Physicians, a Choice Between Health Care Rationing or Delivering Health Care More Rationally.” news@JAMA. PDF
Cutler, David M, and Nikhil Sahni. 2013. “If Slow Rate Of Health Care Spending Growth Persists, Projections May Be Off By $770 Billion.” Health Affairs 32 (5): 841-850. PDF
Rosen, Allison B, Ana Aizcorbe, Alexander J Ryu, Nicole Nestoriak, David M Cutler, and Michael E Chernew. 2013. “Policy Makers Will Need A Way To Update Bundled Payments That Reflects Highly Skewed Spending Growth Of Various Care Episodes.” Health Affairs 32 (5): 944-951. PDF
Ruhnke, Gregory W, Marcelo Coca Perraillon, and David M Cutler. 2013. “Mortality Reduction among Pneumonia Patients Still Substantial despite the Impact of Coding Changes.” The American Journal of Medicine 126 (3): 266-269. PDF
Cutler, David M, and Nikhil Sahni. 2013. “The Forecast Slowdown in Medicare Spending: Is More Coming?.” news@JAMA, February 21, 2013. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2013. “A Prescription for Washington’s Mood Disorder.” news@JAMA, January 29, 2013. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2013. “Social Status and Health: A Coming Issue for Physicians.” news@JAMA, April 17, 2013. PDF
2012
Cutler, David M. 2012. “JAMA Forum — Mitt Romney: Physicians Should Be Like Car Salesmen.” news@JAMA. Website
Cutler, David M, Topher Spiro, and Maura Calsyn. 2012. Increased Costs During Retirement Under the Romney-Ryan Medicare Plan. Washington: Center for American Progress, 1-3. Website
Wikler, Elizabeth, Peter Bausch, and David M Cutler. 2012.

Paper Cuts: Reducing Health Care Administrative Costs

. Washington, DC: Center for American Progress, 1-39. PDF
Cutler, David, and Mary Beth Landrum. 2012. “Dimensions of Health in the Elderly Population.” Investigations in the Economics of Aging, 179-201. Chicago: University of Chicago Press for National Bureau of Economic Research, 179-201. PDF
Cutler, David M, Elizabeth Wikler, and Peter Basch. 2012. “Reducing Administrative Costs and Improving the Health Care System.” New England Journal of Medicine, 367, 20, 1875-1878. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2012. “The Future of Health Care Becomes Clearer: The Obama Approach Wins.” news@JAMA, November 12, 2012. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2012. “The First Debate: Adjudicating Health Care.” news@JAMA, October 4, 2012. PDF
Cutler, David M. 2012. “The Republican Ticket: Mitt Romney, Paul Ryan, and the Magic Asterisk.” news@JAMA, August 29, 2012. PDF
Song, Zirui, David M Cutler, and Michael E Chernow. 2012. “Potential Consequences of Reforming Medicare Into a Competitive Bidding System.” The Journal of the American Medical Association 308 (5): 459-460. Publisher's Version PDF