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Personal Details

First Name: Melissa
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Last Name: Thomasson
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RePEc Short-ID: pth24

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Homepage: http://www.sba.muohio.edu/thomasma
Postal Address: Department of Economics Miami University Oxford, OH 45056
Phone: 513-529-2858

Affiliation

Department of Economics
Richard T. Farmer School of Business
Miami University
Location: Oxford, Ohio (United States)
Homepage: http://www.fsb.muohio.edu/departments/economics
Email:
Phone: 513-529-2836
Fax: 513-529-6992
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Handle: RePEc:edi:demohus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Carolyn M. Moehling & Melissa A. Thomasson, 2012. "Saving Babies: The Contribution of Sheppard-Towner to the Decline in Infant Mortality in the 1920s," NBER Working Papers 17996, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Melissa A. Thomasson & Jaret Treber, 2004. "From Home to Hospital: The Evolution of Childbirth in the United States, 1927-1940," NBER Working Papers 10873, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. William J. Collins & Melissa A. Thomasson, 2002. "Exploring the Racial Gap in Infant Mortality Rates, 1920-1970," NBER Working Papers 8836, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Melissa A. Thomasson, 2002. "Did Blue Cross and Blue Shield Suffer from Adverse Selection? Evidence from the 1950s," NBER Working Papers 9167, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Melissa A. Thomasson, 2000. "The Importance of Group Coverage: How Tax Policy Shaped U.S. Health Insurance," NBER Working Papers 7543, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Articles

  1. Thomasson, Melissa A. & Treber, Jaret, 2008. "From home to hospital: The evolution of childbirth in the United States, 1928-1940," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 45(1), pages 76-99, January.
  2. Thomasson, Melissa, 2007. "Comments on Boustan, Frydman, and Murphy," The Journal of Economic History, Cambridge University Press, vol. 67(02), pages 506-510, June.
  3. Thomasson, Melissa A., 2004. "Early evidence of an adverse selection death spiral? The case of Blue Cross and Blue Shield," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 41(4), pages 313-328, October.
  4. William J. Collins & Melissa A. Thomasson, 2004. "The Declining Contribution of Socioeconomic Disparities to the Racial Gap in Infant Mortality Rates, 1920–1970," Southern Economic Journal, Southern Economic Association, vol. 70(4), pages 746-776, April.
  5. Melissa A. Thomasson, 2003. "The Importance of Group Coverage: How Tax Policy Shaped U.S. Health Insurance," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 93(4), pages 1373-1384, September.
  6. Thomasson, Melissa A., 2002. "From Sickness to Health: The Twentieth-Century Development of U.S. Health Insurance," Explorations in Economic History, Elsevier, vol. 39(3), pages 233-253, July.

Chapters

  1. Price V. Fishback & Werner Troesken & Trevor Kollmann & Michael Haines & Paul W. Rhode & Melissa Thomasson, 2011. "Information and the Impact of Climate and Weather on Mortality Rates During the Great Depression," NBER Chapters, in: The Economics of Climate Change: Adaptations Past and Present, pages 131-167 National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

NEP Fields

6 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2004-12-12
  2. NEP-EVO: Evolutionary Economics (1) 2004-11-22
  3. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (4) 2000-02-21 2002-09-21 2004-11-22 2012-04-23. Author is listed
  4. NEP-HIS: Business, Economic & Financial History (1) 2012-04-23
  5. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (1) 2000-02-21
  6. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2000-02-21
  7. NEP-PUB: Public Finance (1) 2000-02-21
  8. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2004-12-12

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