Nicole Maestas

Department of Health Care Policy
Harvard Medical School
180 Longwood Avenue
Boston, MA 02115
Tel: 617/432-3455

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NBER Program Affiliations: AG , LS
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Harvard University

NBER Working Papers and Publications

July 2019Private vs. Public Provision of Social Insurance: Evidence from Medicaid
with Timothy J. Layton, Daniel Prinz, Boris Vabson: w26042
December 2018The Effect of Economic Conditions on the Disability Insurance Program: Evidence from the Great Recession
with Kathleen J. Mullen, Alexander Strand: w25338
October 2018The Value of Working Conditions in the United States and Implications for the Structure of Wages
with Kathleen J. Mullen, David Powell, Till von Wachter, Jeffrey B. Wenger: w25204
March 2018The Return to Work and Women’s Employment Decisions
April 2017The Return to Work and Women's Employment Decisions
in Women Working Longer: Increased Employment at Older Ages, Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz, editors
July 2016The Effect of Population Aging on Economic Growth, the Labor Force and Productivity
with Kathleen J. Mullen, David Powell: w22452
January 2015Does Delay Cause Decay? The Effect of Administrative Decision Time on the Labor Force Participation and Earnings of Disability Applicants
with David H. Autor, Kathleen J. Mullen, Alexander Strand: w20840
January 2009Price Variation in Markets with Homogeneous Goods: The Case of Medigap
with Mathis Schroeder, Dana Goldman: w14679
November 2007Does Medicare Save Lives?
with David Card, Carlos Dobkin: w13668

Published: David Card & Carlos Dobkin & Nicole Maestas, 2009. "Does Medicare Save Lives?," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 124(2), pages 597-636, May. citation courtesy of

December 2005Medical Expenditure Risk and Household Portfolio Choice
with Dana Goldman: w11818

Published: Dana Goldman & Nicole Maestas, 2013. "Medical Expenditure Risk And Household Portfolio Choice," Journal of Applied Econometrics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 28(4), pages 527-550, 06. citation courtesy of

March 2004The Impact of Nearly Universal Insurance Coverage on Health Care Utilization and Health: Evidence from Medicare
with David Card, Carlos Dobkin: w10365

Published: Card, David, Carlos Dobkin and Nicole Maestas."The Impact of Nearly Universal Insurance Coverage on Health Care: Evidence from Medicare." American Economic Review 98, 5 (December 2008): 2242–58.

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