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Thompson says America must "unchoose" policies that have led to mass incarceration

Axinn says new data on campus rape will "allow students to see for themselves the full extent of this problem"

Frey says white population is growing in Detroit and other large cities


Susan Murphy to speak at U-M kickoff for data science initiative, Oct 6, Rackham

Andrew Goodman-Bacon, former trainee, wins 2015 Nevins Prize for best dissertation in economic history

Deirdre Bloome wins ASA award for work on racial inequality and intergenerational transmission

Bob Willis awarded 2015 Jacob Mincer Award for Lifetime Contributions to the Field of Labor Economics

Next Brown Bag

Monday, Oct 5 at noon, 6050 ISR
Colter Mitchell: Biological consequences of poverty

Edward Norton's Select Publications

Journal Articles

Do, Y., Edward Norton, S. Stearns, and C. Van Houtven. 2015. "Informal care and caregiver's health." Health Economics, 24(2): 224-237. PMCID: PMC4201633. DOI. Abstract.

Belotti, Federico, Partha Deb, Willard G. Manning, and Edward Norton. 2015. "twopm: Two-part models." Stata Journal, 15(1): 3-20. Abstract.

Kim, Hyunjee, and Edward Norton. 2015. "Practice patterns among entrants and incumbents in the home health market after the prospective payment system was implemented." Health Economics, 24: 118-131. DOI. Abstract.

Jenkins, Peter C., Caroline R. Richardson, Edward Norton, Colin R. Cooke, Mousumi Banerjee, Avery B. Nathens, and Mark R. Hemmila. Online Access 2015. "Trauma Surge Index: Advancing the Measurement of Trauma Surges and Their Influence on Mortality." Journal of the American College of Surgeons, . Abstract.

Kim, Hyunjee, and Edward Norton. Online Access 2015. "Effects of the Ten Percent Cap in Medicare Home Health Care on Treatment Intensity and Patient Discharge Status." Health Services Research, . DOI. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, Lauren Nicholas, and Sean Huang. 2014. "Informal Care and Inter-vivos Transfers:Results from the National Longitudinal Survey of Mature Women." The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, 14(2): 377-400. PMCID: PMC4180599. DOI. Abstract.

Dowd, Bryan E., William H. Greene, and Edward Norton. 2014. "Computation of standard errors." Health Services Research, 49(2): 731-750. PMCID: PMC3976195. DOI. Abstract.

Chen, Lena M., Edward Norton, Kenneth M. Langa, Sidney Le, and Arnold M. Epstein. 2014. "Geographic Variation in Out-of-Pocket Expenditures of Elderly Medicare Beneficiaries." Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 62(6): 1097-1104. DOI. Abstract.

Abrokwah, S., C. Moser, and Edward Norton. 2014. "The effect of social health insurance on prenatal care: the case of Ghana." International Journal of Health Care Finance & Economics, 14(4): 385-406. DOI. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, Nathan W. Carroll, Morgen M. Miller, Kasey Coyne, Jason J. Wang, and Lawrence C. Kleinman. 2014. "Computing risk ratios from data with complex survey design." Health Services and Outcomes Research Methodology, 14(1-2): 3-14. DOI. Abstract.

Yoon, Jangho, Marisa E. Domino, Edward Norton, Gary S. Cuddeback, and Joseph P. Morrisey. 2013. "The Impact of Changes in Psychiatric Bed Supply on Jail Use by Persons with Severe Mental Illness." Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, 16(2): 81-92. Abstract.

Hollingsworth, John M., Edward Norton, Samuel R. Kaufman, R. Matthew Smith, J. Stuart Wolf, and Brent K. Hollenbeck. 2013. "Medical Expulsive Therapy versus Early Endoscopic Stone Removal for Acute Renal Colic: An Instrumental Variable Analysis." Journal of Urology, 190(3): 882-887. DOI. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, Morgen M. Miller, Jason Wang, Kasey Coyne, and Lawrence C. Kleinman. 2013. "Response about Rank Reversal." Value in Health, 16(2): 451-452. DOI.

Norton, Edward, Morgen M. Miller, and Lawrence C. Kleinman. 2013. "Computing adjusted risk ratios and risk differences in Stata." Stata Journal, 13(3): 492-509.

Karaca-Mandic, P., Edward Norton, and B. Dowd. 2012. "Interaction Terms in Nonlinear Models." Health Services Research, 47(1): 255-274. DOI. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, M. Miller, J. Wang, K. Coyne, and L. Kleinman. 2012. "Rank reversal in indirect comparisons." Value in Health, 15(8): 1137-40. PMCID: PMC3527821. DOI. Abstract.

Shu Wen, N., Edward Norton, D. Guilkey, and B. Popkin. 2012. "Estimation of a dynamic model of weight." Empirical Economics, 42(2): 413-443. DOI. Abstract.

Tan, H., Edward Norton, Z. Ye, K. Hafez, J. Gore, and D. Miller. 2012. "Long-term survival following partial vs radical nephrectomy among older patients with early-stage kidney cancer." JAMA-Journal of the American Medical Association, 307(15): 1629-35. DOI. Abstract.

Werner, R., Edward Norton, R. Konetzka, and D. Polsky. 2012. "Do consumers respond to publicly reported quality information? Evidence from nursing homes." Journal of Health Economics, 31(1): 50-61. DOI. Abstract.

Balsa, Ana I., Jenny F. Homer, Michael T. French, and Edward Norton. 2011. "Alcohol Use and Popularity: Social Payoffs from Conforming to Peers' Behavior." Journal of Research on Adolescence, 21(3): 559-568. PMCID: PMC3158622. DOI. Abstract.

Cawley, John, Euna Han, and Edward Norton. 2011. "The validity of genes related to neurotransmitters as instrumental variables." Health Economics, 20(8): 884-888. DOI.

Hannum, Emily, Edward Norton, and Lisa M. Powell. 2011. "Direct and indirect effects of body weight on adult wages." Economics & Human Biology, 9(4): 381-392. DOI. Abstract.

French, M.T., Edward Norton, H. Fang, and J.C. Maclean. 2010. "Alcohol Consumption and Body Weight." Health Economics, 19(7): 814-832. DOI. Abstract.

Ma, Ke-Zong M., Edward Norton, and Shoou-Yih D. Lee. 2010. "Declining fertility and use of Cesarian delivery: Evidence from a population-based study in Taiwan." Health Services Research, 45(5): 1360-1375. DOI. Abstract.

Balsa, A.I., M.T. French, J.C. Maclean, and Edward Norton. 2009. "From Pubs to Scrubs: Alcohol Misuse and Health Care Use." Health Services Research, 44(5): 1480-1503. DOI. Abstract.

Han, Euna, Edward Norton, and S.C. Stearns. 2009. "Weight and wages: fat versus lean paychecks." Health Economics, 18(5): 535-548. DOI. Abstract.

Kim, J., Edward Norton, and S.C. Stearns. 2009. "Transportation Brokerage Services and Medicaid Beneficiaries' Access to Care." Health Services Research, 44(1): 145-161. DOI. Abstract.

Kleinman, L.C., and Edward Norton. 2009. "What's the Risk? A Simple Approach for Estimating Adjusted Risk Measures from Nonlinear Models Including Logistic Regression." Health Services Research, 44(1): 288-302. DOI. Abstract.

Ng, S.W., Edward Norton, and B.M. Popkin. 2009. "Why have physical activity levels declined among Chinese adults? Findings from the 1991-2006 China health and nutrition surveys." Social Science & Medicine, 68(7): 1305-1314. PMCID: PMC2731106. DOI. Abstract.

Weaver, F., S.C. Stearns, Edward Norton, and W. Spector. 2009. "Proximity To Death And Participation In The Long-Term Care Market." Health Economics, 18(8): 867-883. DOI. Abstract.

Werner, R.M., R.T. Konetzka, E.A. Stuart, Edward Norton, D. Polsky, and J. Park. 2009. "Impact of Public Reporting on Quality of Postacute Care." Health Services Research, 44(4): 1169-1187. DOI. Abstract.

Yang, Z., D.B. Gilleskie, and Edward Norton. 2009. "Health Insurance, Medical Care, and Health Outcomes A Model of Elderly Health Dynamics." Journal of Human Resources, 44(1): 47-114. Abstract.

Domino, M.E., S.C. Stearns, Edward Norton, and W.S. Yeh. 2008. "Why using current medications to select a Medicare Part D plan may lead to higher out-of-pocket payments." Medical Care Research and Review, 65:114-126. DOI. Abstract.

van Houtven, C.H., and Edward Norton. 2008. "Informal care and Medicare expenditures: Testing for heterogeneous treatment effects." Journal of Health Economics, 27:134-156. DOI. Abstract.

Weathers, Andrea C., Scott P. Novak, Narayan Sastry, and Edward Norton. 2008. "Parental nativity is an important factor associated with where children usually go for health care." Maternal and Child Health Journal, 12(4): 499-508. DOI. Abstract.

Epstein, J.N., D. Rabiner, D.E. Johnson, D.P. FitzGerald, A. Chrisman, A. Erkanli, K.K. Sullivan, J.S. March, P. Margolis, Edward Norton, and K. Conners. 2007. "Improving attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder treatment outcomes through use of a collaborative consultation treatment service by community-based pediatricians - A cluster randomized trial." Archives of Pediatrics & Adolescent Medicine, 161(9): 835-840. Abstract.

Kwong, W.J., and Edward Norton. 2007. "The effect of advertising on pharmaceutical innovation." Review of Industrial Organization, 31(3): 221-236. DOI. Abstract.

Wang, H., Edward Norton, and R.G. Rozier. 2007. "Effects of the state children's health insurance program on access to dental care and use of dental services." Health Services Research, 42(4): 1544-1563. DOI. Abstract.

Yang, H., and Edward Norton. 2007. "How Much Would a Medicare Prescription Drug Benefit Cost? Offsets in Medicare Part a Cost by Increased Drug Use." Journal Of Pharmaceutical Finance, Economics & Policy, 15(2): 97-119. Abstract.

Konetzka, R.T., Edward Norton, P.D. Sloane, K.E. Kilpatrick, and S.C. Stearns. 2006. "Medicare prospective payment and quality of care for long-stay nursing facility residents." Medical Care, 44(3): 270-276. DOI. Abstract.

Lakon, C.M., S.T. Ennett, and Edward Norton. 2006. "Mechanisms through which drug, sex partner, and friendship network characteristics relate to risky needle use among high risk youth and young adults." Social Science & Medicine, 63(9): 2489-2499. DOI. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, and C.H. Van Houtven. 2006. "Inter-vivos transfers and exchange." Southern Economic Journal, 73(1): 157-172. Abstract.

Norton, Edward, J. Yoon, M.E. Domino, and J.P. Morrissey. 2006. "Transitions between the public mental health system and jail for persons with severe mental illness: a Markov analysis." Health Economics, 15:719-733. DOI. Abstract.

Konetzka, R.T., Edward Norton, and S.C. Stearns. 2006. "Medicare payment changes and nursing home quality: effects on long-stay residents." International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, 6(3): 173-89. DOI. Abstract.

Kwong, W.J., and Edward Norton. 2005. "Advertising in response to new product entry: An examination of the strategic role of pharmaceutical advertising on market competition." Value in Health, 8(3): 287-287.

Lee, J.Y., R.G. Rozier, Edward Norton, and W.F. Vann. 2005. "Addressing selection bias in dental health services research." Journal of Dental Research, 84(10): 942-946. Abstract.

Domino, M.E., Edward Norton, J.P. Morrissey, and N. Thakur. 2004. "Cost shifting to jails after a change to managed mental health care." Health Services Research, 39(5): 1379-1401. Abstract.

Kleinman, L.C., and Edward Norton. 2004. "Besting the odds: A novel method for accurately estimating risks, risk differences, and risk ratios adjusted for confounding." Pediatric Research, 55(4): 165A-165A.

Konetzka, R.T., D.H. Yi, Edward Norton, and K.E. Kilpatrick. 2004. "Effects of Medicare payment changes on nursing home staffing and deficiencies." Health Services Research, 39(3): 463-487. Abstract.

Lee, J.Y., R.G. Rozier, Edward Norton, J.B. Kotch, and W.F. Vann. 2004. "The effects of the women, infants, and children's supplemental food program on dentally related medicaid expenditures." Journal of Public Health Dentistry, 64(2): 76-81. Abstract.

Lee, J.Y., R.G. Rozier, Edward Norton, J.B. Kotch, and W.F. Vann. 2004. "Effects of WIC participation on children's use of oral health services." American Journal of Public Health, 94(5): 772-777. Abstract.

Li, Y.C., Edward Norton, and W.H. Dow. 2004. "Influenza and pneumococcal vaccination demand responses to changes in infectious disease mortality." Health Services Research, 39(4): 905-925. Abstract.

Liu, Z.M., W.H. Dow, and Edward Norton. 2004. "Effect of drive-through delivery laws on postpartum length of stay and hospital charges." Journal of Health Economics, 23(1): 129-155. Abstract.

Stearns, S.C., and Edward Norton. 2004. "Time to include time to death? The future of health care expenditure predictions." Health Economics, 13(4): 315-327. Abstract.

Van Houtven, C.H., and Edward Norton. 2004. "Informal care and health care use of older adults." Journal of Health Economics, 23(6): 1159-1180. Abstract.


Grabowski, D., and Edward Norton. 2012. "Nursing home quality of care." In Elgar Companion to Health Economics edited by Jones, A. M.. :307-317.

Grabowski, D., Edward Norton, and C. Van Houtven. 2012. "Informal care." In Elgar Companion to Health Economics edited by Jones, A. M.. :318-328.