I hosted this week’s Academic Health Economist (AHE) blog journal round-up. Below is one of the papers reviewed, but do check-out the full article here. Price effects of a hospital merger: heterogeneity across health insurers, hospital products, and hospital locations. Health Economics [PubMed] [RePEc] Published 1st July 2019Most economics literature indicates that hospital mergers typically result…
The Healthcare Economist was once again named as one of the top 100 economics blogs by Intelligent Economist. In fact, this blog was list first in the “Sub-field Economic Blogs” category (clearly my sub-field is healthcare). Thanks to all my readers and to Intelligent Economist for the award.
Healthcare Economist was named as one of the Top 50 medical blogs of 2018. In fact, we were listed first among the Healthcare Laws and Policies blogs. Thanks to the Cables and Sensors website for this recognition.
The Intelligent Economist recently named Healthcare Economist as one of the top 100 economics blogs of 2018. My blog was the first listed under the “Sub-field economics” category. To celebrate this accolade, I have spent some time redesigning the look and feel of the website to make it look cleaner and more modern. Let me…
This post is my 4,000th blog post here at Healthcare Economist. The blog started January 19, 2006, when I (not so) cleverly titled my very first blog post “Welcome!!!” Over the years, we have covered a variety of issues: from health reform and value-based purchasing, to innovation and outcomes-based pricing; from current events and health…
The Healthcare Economist was named one of the top 75 public health blogs (#22) by Feedspot. Exciting news!
Cables and Sensors, a patient monitoring website, named the Healthcare Economist as one of the Top 50 medical blogs.
The Healthcare Economist blog was ranked as one of the Top 100 economics blogs according to the Intelligent Economist website. In fact, this site was listed first under the “sub-field” economics blog category (where clearly my “sub-field” is healthcare). I would like to thank the Intelligent Economist site for this honor.
The Healthcare Economist was recently ranked by Feedspot as one of the Top 100 economists blogs. Some of my other favorite blogs such as 538, Marginal Revolution, the Incidental Economist, and the Undercover Economist also made the list.
Healthcare Economist made the cut at #82.