Research
 
 
 

    Improve the Performance of Health Care Markets
    Improve the Performance of Health Care Markets
    Efficiency is a term not taken lightly by health economists, yet it is not employed enough by the health care system. Center researchers bridge the gap between theory and practice to reduce waste and improve market performance.
    Impact of Consumer Directed Health Plans
    Increase Value in Health Care Delivery
    Increase Value in Health Care Delivery
    National conversations on health care delivery focus on quality or on costs, yet there is a dearth of information on the intersection of the two; the research at the Schaeffer Center builds a case for value.
    Behavioral Economics and Antibiotic Prescribing


    Improve Health Outcomes and Reduce Disparities
    Improve Health Outcomes and Reduce Disparities
    By utilizing a dynamic microsimulation, the Center’s researchers are able to take the long-view on major health conditions and provide an evidence-base for policies that can improve outcomes for a generation.
    Alzheimer’s Disease
    Demographics and Health Status of the Future Medicare Beneficiary
    Foster Better Pharmaceutical Policy and Global Regulation
    Foster Better Pharmaceutical Policy and Regulation
    The US health care system exists within a global marketplace, and as such, the center’s work examines worldwide consequences of policy affecting pharmaceutical and medical device innovation.
    Hepatitis C Treatment Frameworks
    The Flow of Money Through the Pharmaceutical Distribution System