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First Name: Ching-to
Middle Name: Albert
Last Name: Ma
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RePEc Short-ID: pma447

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Homepage: http://www.bu.edu/econ/faculty/ma
Postal Address: Department of Economics Boston University 270 Bay State Road Boston Massachusetts 02215 U.S.A.
Phone: 617 353 4010

Affiliation

Department of Economics
Boston University
Location: Boston, Massachusetts (United States)
Homepage: http://www.bu.edu/econ/
Email:
Phone: 617-353-4389
Fax: 617-353-444
Postal: 270 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215
Handle: RePEc:edi:decbuus (more details at EDIRC)

Works

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Working papers

  1. Ching-to Albert MA & Henry Y. Mak, 2012. "Information Disclosure and the Equivalence of Prospective Payment and Cost Reimbursement," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2012-008, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  2. Godager, Geir & Iversen, Tor & Albert Ma, Ching-to, 2012. "Competition, Gatekeeping, and Health Care Access," HERO On line Working Paper Series 2012:2, Oslo University, Health Economics Research Programme.
  3. Ching-to Albert MA & Ting Liu, 2011. "Health Insurance, Treatment Plan, and Delegation to Altruistic Physician," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2011-022, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  4. Ching-to Albert MA & Henry Y. Mak, 2011. "Public Report, Price, and Quality," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2011-023, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  5. Ching-to Albert MA & Tor Iversen & Haakon E. Meyer, 2010. "Immigrants’ acculturation and changes in Body Mass Index," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2010-025, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  6. Iversen, Tor & Ma, Albert & Meyer, Haakon E., 2010. "Immigrants`s acculturation and chanes in body mass index," HERO On line Working Paper Series 2010:3, Oslo University, Health Economics Research Programme.
  7. Simona Grassi & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2009. "Public Sector Rationing and Private Sector Selection," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series wp2009-a, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  8. Greir Godager & Tor Iversen & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "Service Motives And Profit Incentives Among Physicians," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2007-042, Boston University - Department of Economics, revised Sep 2007.
  9. Philippe Chone & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "Optimal Health Care Contracts under Physician Agency," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2007-041, Boston University - Department of Economics, revised Sep 2007.
  10. Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "A Journey for your Beautiful Mind: Economics Graduate Study and Research," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2007-038, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  11. Simona Grassi & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "Subsidy Design and Asymmetric Information: Wealth versus Benefits," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2007-033, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  12. Randall P. Ellis & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "Health Insurance, Cost Expectations, and Adverse Job Turnover," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2007-034, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  13. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2006. "Moonlighting: Public Service and Private Practice," Working Papers 12, Portuguese Competition Authority.
  14. Philippe Chone & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2006. "Asymmetric Information from Physician Agency: Optimal Payment and Healthcare Quantity," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2006-006, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  15. Hsien-Ming Lien & Mingshan Lu & Ching-To Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 2006. "Progress and Compliance in Alcohol Abuse Treatment," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2006-043, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  16. Randall P. Ellis & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2005. "Health Insurance, Expectations, and Job Turnover," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2005-036, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  17. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2000. "Price and Quality Competition under Adverse Selection: Market Organization and Efficiency," Papers 0102, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  18. Mingshan Lu & Ching-to Albert Ma & Lasheng Yuan, 2000. "Risk Selection and Matching in Performance-Based Contracting," Papers 0101, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  19. Patrick J. Coe & James M. Nason, 1999. "Long Run Monetary Neutrality in Three Samples: The United Kingdom, the United States, and the Small," Working Papers 1999-06, Department of Economics, University of Calgary, revised 01 Nov 1999.
  20. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1998. "Network Incentives in Managed Health Care," Papers 0094, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  21. Ingela Brundin & Ching-to Albert Ma, 1998. "Moral Hazard, Insurance, and Some Collusion," Papers 0089, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  22. Albert Ma, C.T., 1998. "Cost and Quantity Invcentives in Health Care: Altruistic Providers," Papers 84, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  23. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1997. "Cost and Incentives in a Mental Health and Substance Abuse Carve Out," Papers 0081, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  24. Ching-to Albert Ma & Michael Riordan, 1997. "Health Insurance, Moral Hazard, and Managed Care," Papers 0080, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  25. Ching-to Albert Ma, 1997. "Cost and Quality Incentives in Health Care: Altruistic Providers," Papers 0084, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  26. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 1996. "Investment Incentives of a Regulated Dominant Firm," Papers 0067, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  27. Ching-to Albert Ma & Clemencia Torres, 1996. "Capacity Constraint and Monopoly Regulation under Asymmetric Information," Papers 0063, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  28. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1995. "Optimal Health Insurance and Provider Payment," Papers 0059, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  29. Ching-to Albert Ma, 1995. "Option Contracts and Vertical Foreclosure," Papers 0061, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  30. Ching-to Albert Ma, 1994. "Health Care Payment Systems: Cost and Quality Incentives," Papers 0047, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  31. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1994. "Noncontractible Inputs and Health Insurance-Payment Systems," Papers 0048, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  32. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 1993. "Regulating a Dominant Firm: Quality, Private Information, and Industry Structure," Papers 0040, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  33. Ching-to Albert Ma & James F. Burgess Jr., 1992. "Quality Competition, Welfare, and Regulation," Papers 0024, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  34. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1992. "Paying for Joint Costs in Health Care," Papers 0023, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  35. Ching-to Albert Ma & James F. Burgess Jr., 1991. "Regulation, Quality Competition, and Price in the Hospital Industry," Papers 0014, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  36. Ching-to Albert Ma & Michael Manove, 1991. "Bargaining with Deadlines and Imperfect Player Control," Papers 0007, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  37. Ching-to Albert Ma, 1990. "Renegotiation and Optimality in Agency Contracts," Papers 0004, Boston University - Industry Studies Programme.
  38. Ching-to,Albert Ma & Manove,Michael, 1990. "Bargaining with deadlines and random delays," Discussion Paper Serie A 315, University of Bonn, Germany.
  39. Ching-to Albert Ma & Andrew M. Weiss, 1990. "A Signaling Theory of Unemployment," NBER Working Papers 3565, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  40. Ching-to Ma, 1987. "Unique Implementation of Incentive Contracts with Many Agents (Now published in Review of Economic Studies, LV (1988), pp.555-572.)," STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series 146, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  41. Ching-to Ma & John Moore, 1986. "Stopping Agents Cheat (Now published in Journal of Economic Theory, vol.46, No.2, (Dec.1988), pp.355-372.)," STICERD - Theoretical Economics Paper Series 135, Suntory and Toyota International Centres for Economics and Related Disciplines, LSE.
  42. Simona Grassi & Ching-to Albert Ma, . "Optimal Public Rationing and Price Response," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series wp2009-008, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  43. Ingela Alger & Ching-to Albert Ma & Regis Renault, . "Experience Benefits and Firm Organization," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series wp2009-007, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  44. Tor Iversen & Ching-to Albert Ma, . "Market Conditions and General Practitioners' Referrals," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series wp2009-009, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  45. Martin Gaynor & Ching-to Albert Ma, . "Insurance, Vertical Restraints, and Competition," GSIA Working Papers 53, Carnegie Mellon University, Tepper School of Business.

Articles

  1. Iversen, Tor & Ma, Ching-to Albert & Meyer, Haakon E., 2013. "Immigrants’ acculturation and changes in Body Mass Index," Economics & Human Biology, Elsevier, vol. 11(1), pages 1-7.
  2. Liu, Ting & Ma, Ching-to Albert, 2013. "Health insurance, treatment plan, and delegation to altruistic physician," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 85(C), pages 79-96.
  3. Simona Grassi & Ching‐To Albert Ma, 2012. "Public Sector Rationing and Private Sector Selection," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 14(1), pages 1-34, 02.
  4. Alger Ingela & Ma Ching-to Albert & Renault Regis, 2012. "Experience Benefits and Firm Organization," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 12(1), pages 1-35, September.
  5. Philippe CHONÉ & Ching-to Albert MA, 2011. "Optimal Health Care Contract under Physician Agency," Annales d'Economie et de Statistique, ENSAE, issue 101-102, pages 229-256.
  6. Randall P. Ellis & Ching‐to Albert Ma, 2011. "Health insurance, cost expectations, and adverse job turnover," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 20(1), pages 27-44, January.
  7. Tor Iversen & Ching-to Ma, 2011. "Market conditions and general practitioners’ referrals," International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 11(4), pages 245-265, December.
  8. Grassi, Simona & Ma, Ching-to Albert, 2011. "Optimal public rationing and price response," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 30(6), pages 1197-1206.
  9. Lien, Hsien-Ming & Lu, Mingshan & Albert Ma, Ching-To & McGuire, Thomas G., 2010. "Progress and compliance in alcohol abuse treatment," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 29(2), pages 213-225, March.
  10. Simona Grassi & Ching-to Ma, 2010. "Subsidy design: wealth versus benefits," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 101(1), pages 49-72, September.
  11. Geir Godager & Tor Iversen & Ching-To Ma, 2009. "Service motives and profit incentives among physicians," International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, Springer, vol. 9(1), pages 39-57, March.
  12. Ma Ching-to Albert, 2008. "Health Care Economics and Policy: An Introduction," The B.E. Journal of Economic Analysis & Policy, De Gruyter, vol. 8(2), pages 1-4, January.
  13. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 2007. "Moonlighting: public service and private practice," RAND Journal of Economics, RAND Corporation, vol. 38(4), pages 1113-1133, December.
  14. Thomas C. Buchmueller & Ching-To Albert Ma, 2005. "Introduction," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 14(3), pages 509-511, 09.
  15. Ma, Ching-to Albert, 2004. "Public rationing and private cost incentives," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 88(1-2), pages 333-352, January.
  16. Ching-to A. Ma, 2004. "Managed care and shadow price," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 13(2), pages 199-202.
  17. Lien, Hsien-Ming & Albert Ma, Ching-To & McGuire, Thomas G., 2004. "Provider-client interactions and quantity of health care use," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 23(6), pages 1261-1283, November.
  18. Mingshan Lu & Ching-to Albert Ma & Lasheng Yuan, 2003. "Risk selection and matching in performance-based contracting," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 12(5), pages 339-354.
  19. Biglaiser, Gary & Ma, Ching-to Albert, 2003. " Price and Quality Competition under Adverse Selection: Market Organization and Efficiency," RAND Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 34(2), pages 266-86, Summer.
  20. Alger, Ingela & Albert Ma, Ching-to, 2003. "Moral hazard, insurance, and some collusion," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 50(2), pages 225-247, February.
  21. Ching-To Albert Ma & Michael H. Riordan, 2002. "Health Insurance, Moral Hazard, and Managed Care," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 11(1), pages 81-107, 03.
  22. Ching-To Albert Ma & Thomas G. Mcguire, 2002. "Network Incentives in Managed Health Care," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 11(1), pages 1-35, 03.
  23. Biglaiser, Gary & Ma, Ching-To Albert, 1999. "Investment Incentives of a Regulated Dominant Firm," Journal of Regulatory Economics, Springer, vol. 16(3), pages 215-35, November.
  24. Ching-To Albert Ma & Thomas G. Mcguire, 1999. "Introduction," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 8(3), pages 311-313, 09.
  25. Ching-to Albert Ma, 1998. "Health-Care Payment Systems: Cost and Quality Incentives-Reply," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 7(1), pages 139-142, 03.
  26. Ching-To Albert Ma, 1997. "Option Contracts and Vertical Foreclosure," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 6(4), pages 725-753, December.
  27. Ma, Ching-to Albert & McGuire, Thomas G, 1997. "Optimal Health Insurance and Provider Payment," American Economic Review, American Economic Association, vol. 87(4), pages 685-704, September.
  28. Ching-to Albert Ma & Thomas G. McGuire, 1997. "Introduction," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 6(1), pages 1-4, 03.
  29. Gary Biglaiser & Ching-to Albert Ma, 1995. "Regulating a Dominant Firm: Unknown Demand and Industry Structure," RAND Journal of Economics, The RAND Corporation, vol. 26(1), pages 1-19, Spring.
  30. Ma, Ching-To Albert, 1994. "Renegotiation and Optimality in Agency Contracts," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 61(1), pages 109-29, January.
  31. Ma, Ching-to Albert, 1994. "Health Care Payment Systems: Cost and Quality Incentives," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 3(1), pages 93-112, Spring.
  32. Albert Ma, Ching-to & Weiss, Andrew M., 1993. "A signaling theory of unemployment," European Economic Review, Elsevier, vol. 37(1), pages 135-157, January.
  33. Ma, Ching-To Albert & Manove, Michael, 1993. "Bargaining with Deadlines and Imperfect Player Control," Econometrica, Econometric Society, vol. 61(6), pages 1313-39, November.
  34. Ching-to Ma & James Burgess, 1993. "Quality competition, welfare, and regulation," Journal of Economics, Springer, vol. 58(2), pages 153-173, June.
  35. Ma, Ching-To Albert & McGuire, Thomas G, 1993. "Paying for Joint Costs in Health Care," Journal of Economics & Management Strategy, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 2(1), pages 71-95, Spring.
  36. Ma, Ching-to Albert, 1991. "Adverse Selection in Dynamic Moral Hazard," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, MIT Press, vol. 106(1), pages 255-75, February.
  37. Glazer, Jacob & Ma, Ching-To Albert, 1989. "Efficient allocation of a "prize"-King Solomon's dilemma," Games and Economic Behavior, Elsevier, vol. 1(3), pages 222-233, September.
  38. Ma, Ching-to Albert, 1988. "Implementation in dynamic job transfers," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 28(4), pages 391-395.
  39. Ma, Ching-To, 1988. "Unique Implementation of Incentive Contracts with Many Agents," Review of Economic Studies, Wiley Blackwell, vol. 55(4), pages 555-72, October.
  40. Ma, Ching-to & Moore, John & Turnbull, Stephen, 1988. "Stopping agents from "cheating"," Journal of Economic Theory, Elsevier, vol. 46(2), pages 355-372, December.

NEP Fields

19 papers by this author were announced in NEP, and specifically in the following field reports (number of papers):
  1. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2009-09-19 2012-04-17
  2. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (3) 2012-04-17 2012-04-17 2012-12-06
  3. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (5) 2008-04-15 2009-09-19 2012-04-17 2012-04-17 2012-09-09. Author is listed
  4. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2007-08-14
  5. NEP-ECM: Econometrics (1) 2006-10-28
  6. NEP-FIN: Finance (1) 2001-04-21
  7. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (9) 2006-03-18 2006-05-06 2006-10-28 2007-08-14 2008-04-15 2008-04-15 2009-06-03 2012-09-09 2012-12-06. Author is listed
  8. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (4) 2000-09-05 2001-04-21 2006-10-28 2012-09-09
  9. NEP-IND: Industrial Organization (1) 2000-09-05
  10. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (3) 2006-03-18 2006-05-06 2012-04-17
  11. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (2) 2006-10-28 2009-06-10

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