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First Name: William
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Last Name: Jack
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RePEc Short-ID: pja302

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Homepage: http://www9.georgetown.edu/faculty/wgj
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Affiliation

Economics Department
Georgetown University
Location: Washington, District of Columbia (United States)
Homepage: http://econ.georgetown.edu/
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Phone: 202-687-5601
Fax: 202-687-6102
Postal: ICC 580, Georgetown University, Washington, D.C. 20057-1036
Handle: RePEc:edi:edgeous (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Mulaj, Florentina & Jack, William, 2012. "Evaluating the efficacy of mass media and social marketing campaigns in changing consumer financial behavior," Social Protection Discussion Papers 73924, The World Bank.
  2. James Habyarimana & William Jack, 2012. "State vs Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya," NBER Working Papers 18378, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. William Jack & Tavneet Suri, 2011. "Mobile Money: The Economics of M-PESA," NBER Working Papers 16721, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Jack, William & Lewis, Maureen, 2009. "Health investments and economic growth : macroeconomic evidence and microeconomic foundations," Policy Research Working Paper Series 4877, The World Bank.
  5. James Habyarimana & William Jack, 2009. "Heckle and Chide: Results of a Randomized Road Safety Intervention in Kenya," Working Papers, Center for Global Development 169, Center for Global Development.
  6. Joost de Laat & William Jack, 2008. "Adverse Selection and Career Outcomes in the Ethiopian Physician Labor Market," Cahiers de recherche, CIRPEE 0828, CIRPEE.
  7. William Jack & Arik Levinson & Sjamsu Rahardja, 2005. "Employee Cost-Sharing and the Welfare Effects of Flexible Spending Accounts," NBER Working Papers 11315, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. William Jack & Roger Lagunoff, 2005. "Social Conflict and Gradual Political Succession: An Illustrative Model," Levine's Bibliography 784828000000000534, UCLA Department of Economics.
  9. William Jack(Georgetown University), 2004. "Optimal risk adjustment in a model with adverse selection and spatial competition," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~04-04-15, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  10. Roger Lagunoff & William Jack, 2004. "Dynamic Enfranchisement," 2004 Meeting Papers, Society for Economic Dynamics 466, Society for Economic Dynamics.
  11. William Jack & Jean O. Lanjouw, 2003. "Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: How Much Should Poor Countries Contribute?," Working Papers, Center for Global Development 28, Center for Global Development.
  12. Billy Jack, 2003. "Comparing the distortionary effects of alternative in-kind intergovernmental transfers," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-17, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  13. Billy Jack, 2003. "Poverty Reduction Using Self-Interested Intermediaries: Implications for the Design of Inter-Governmental Transfers," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-18, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  14. Billy Jack & Jenny Lanjouw, 2003. "Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: When Should Poor Countries Contribute?," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-15, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  15. Billy Jack, 2003. "The Organization of Public Service Provision," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-14, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  16. Billy Jack, 2003. "Redistributing to the sick: How should health expenditures be integrated into the tax system?," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-16, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  17. Billy Jack, 2001. "Purchasing Health Care Services from Providers with Unknown Altruism," Working Papers, Georgetown University, Department of Economics gueconwpa~03-03-13, Georgetown University, Department of Economics.
  18. Jack, William, 2001. "Public policy toward nongovernmental organizations in developing countries," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2639, The World Bank.
  19. Jack, William, 2000. "Health insurance reform in four Latin American countries : theory and practice," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2492, The World Bank.
  20. Jack, William, 2000. "Decentralizing the provision of health services : an incomplete contracts approach," Policy Research Working Paper Series 2395, The World Bank.
  21. Jack, W., 1998. "Equilibrium in Competitive Insurance Markets with Ex Ante Adverse Slection and Ex Post Moral Hazard," Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics 340, Australian National University - Department of Economics.
  22. Jack, W., 1998. "Controlling Risk Selction Incentives when Health Insurance Contracts are Endogenous," Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics 341, Australian National University - Department of Economics.
  23. Jack, W., 1998. "Managing Competition in the Health Insurance Market," Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics 336, Australian National University - Department of Economics.
  24. Jack, W., 1998. "The Treatment of Financial Services Under a Broad-Based Consumption Tax," CEPR Discussion Papers, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University 394, Centre for Economic Policy Research, Research School of Economics, Australian National University.
  25. Jack, W., 1997. "International Risk Sharing and Health Insurance Financing," Papers, Australian National University - Department of Economics 321, Australian National University - Department of Economics.
  26. William Jack, 1996. "The Efficiency of VAT Implementation," IMF Working Papers 96/79, International Monetary Fund.
  27. Jack, William, 1992. "Power sharing and pollution control : coordinating policies among levels of government," Policy Research Working Paper Series 887, The World Bank.
  28. Jack, William, 1991. "An Application of Optimal Tax Theory tot he Regulation of a Duopoly," Working Papers, University of Sydney, School of Economics 168, University of Sydney, School of Economics.
  29. Jack, William, 1991. "Pollution Control Versus Abatement: Implications For Taxation Under Asymmetric Information," Working Papers, University of Sydney, School of Economics 166, University of Sydney, School of Economics.
    RePEc:fth:sydnec:168 is not listed on IDEAS
    RePEc:fth:sydnec:166 is not listed on IDEAS

Articles

  1. William Jack & Adam Ray & Tavneet Suri, 2013. "Transaction Networks: Evidence from Mobile Money in Kenya," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 103(3), pages 356-61, May.
  2. Habyarimana, James & Jack, William, 2011. "Heckle and Chide: Results of a randomized road safety intervention in Kenya," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 95(11), pages 1438-1446.
  3. William Jack, 2008. "Conditioning Aid On Social Expenditures," Economics and Politics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 20(1), pages 125-140, 03.
  4. Shantayanan Devarajan & William Jack, 2007. "Protecting the Vulnerable: the Tradeoff between Risk Reduction and Public Insurance," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 21(1), pages 73-91.
  5. Jack, William & Levinson, Arik & Rahardja, Sjamsu, 2006. "Employee cost-sharing and the welfare effects of flexible spending accounts," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 90(12), pages 2285-2301, December.
  6. William Jack & Roger Lagunoff, 2006. "Social Conflict and Gradual Political Succession: An Illustrative Model," Scandinavian Journal of Economics, Wiley Blackwell, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 108(4), pages 703-725, December.
  7. Jack, William, 2006. "Optimal risk adjustment with adverse selection and spatial competition," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 25(5), pages 908-926, September.
  8. Jack, William & Lagunoff, Roger, 2006. "Dynamic enfranchisement," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 90(4-5), pages 551-572, May.
  9. Jack, William, 2005. "Purchasing health care services from providers with unknown altruism," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 24(1), pages 73-93, January.
  10. William Jack & Jean O. Lanjouw, 2005. "Financing Pharmaceutical Innovation: How Much Should Poor Countries Contribute?," World Bank Economic Review, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 19(1), pages 45-67.
  11. William Jack, 2005. "Comparing the Distortionary Effects of Alternative Intergovernmental Transfers," Public Finance Review, , , vol. 33(4), pages 488-505, July.
  12. Jack, William & Lewis, Maureen, 2004. "Falling short of expectations: public health interventions in developing and transition economies," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 58(2), pages 223-225, January.
  13. William Jack, 2004. "The Organization of Public Service Provision," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 6(3), pages 409-425, 08.
  14. William Jack, 2002. "Institutional design and the closure of public facilities in transition economies," The Economics of Transition, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, The European Bank for Reconstruction and Development, vol. 10(3), pages 619-635, November.
  15. William Jack, 2002. "Public Intervention in Health Insurance Markets: Theory and Four Examples from Latin America," World Bank Research Observer, World Bank Group, World Bank Group, vol. 17(1), pages 67-88.
  16. Hammer, Jeffrey & Jack, William, 2002. "Designing incentives for rural health care providers in developing countries," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 69(1), pages 297-303, October.
  17. Jack, William, 2002. "Equilibrium in competitive insurance markets with ex ante adverse selection and ex post moral hazard," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 84(2), pages 251-278, May.
  18. Jack, William, 2001. "Controlling selection incentives when health insurance contracts are endogenous," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 80(1), pages 25-48, April.
  19. Jack, William, 2001. "The public economics of tuberculosis control," Health Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 57(2), pages 79-96, August.
  20. Jack, William, 2000. "Public spending on health care: how are different criteria related? a second opinion," Health Policy, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 53(1), pages 61-67, August.
  21. Jack, William, 1998. "Intergenerational Risk Sharing and Health Insurance Financing," The Economic Record, The Economic Society of Australia, The Economic Society of Australia, vol. 74(225), pages 153-61, June.
  22. Jack, William & Sheiner, Louise, 1997. "Welfare-Improving Health Expenditure Subsidies," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, American Economic Association, vol. 87(1), pages 206-21, March.
  23. Jack, William & Viard, Alan D., 1996. "Production efficiency and the design of temporary investment incentives," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, Elsevier, vol. 61(1), pages 87-106, July.

Chapters

  1. James Habyarimana & William Jack, 2014. "State versus Consumer Regulation: An Evaluation of Two Road Safety Interventions in Kenya," NBER Chapters, in: African Successes: Government and Institutions National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

Books

  1. William Jack & Joose De Laat & Kara Hanson & Agnes Soucat, 2010. "Incentives and Dynamics in the Ethiopian Health Worker Labor Market," World Bank Publications, The World Bank, number 5951, August.

NEP Fields

13 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-AFR: Africa (2) 2009-05-02 2012-09-22
  2. NEP-CBA: Central Banking (1) 2012-12-10
  3. NEP-DEV: Development (4) 2008-09-29 2009-04-05 2009-05-02 2012-09-22. Author is listed
  4. NEP-DGE: Dynamic General Equilibrium (1) 2004-08-02
  5. NEP-EXP: Experimental Economics (1) 2009-05-02
  6. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (3) 2006-09-03 2008-09-29 2009-04-05
  7. NEP-INO: Innovation (1) 2006-09-03
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2008-09-29
  9. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (2) 2004-08-16 2004-11-22
  10. NEP-MKT: Marketing (1) 2012-12-10
  11. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2005-11-12
  12. NEP-POL: Positive Political Economics (1) 2005-11-12
  13. NEP-SOC: Social Norms & Social Capital (1) 2005-11-12
  14. NEP-TRE: Transport Economics (1) 2012-09-22
  15. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (1) 2009-05-02

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