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Mireille Jacobson

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First Name:Mireille
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Last Name:Jacobson
RePEc Short-ID:pja574
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Terminal Degree:2001 Department of Economics; Harvard University (from RePEc Genealogy)


Leonard D. Schaeffer Center for Health Policy and Economics
University of Southern California

Los Angeles, California (United States)
RePEc:edi:chuscus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Tom Chang & Mireille Jacobson & Manisha Shah & Rajiv Pramanik & Samir B. Shah, 2021. "Financial Incentives and Other Nudges Do Not Increase COVID-19 Vaccinations among the Vaccine Hesitant," NBER Working Papers 29403, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Mireille Jacobson & Maria Kogelnik & Heather Royer, 2020. "Holiday, Just One Day Out of Life: Birth Timing and Post-natal Outcomes," NBER Working Papers 27326, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  3. Abby E. Alpert & Sarah E. Dykstra & Mireille Jacobson, 2020. "How Do Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs Reduce Opioid Prescribing? The Role of Hassle Costs versus Information," NBER Working Papers 27584, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. David Powell & Rosalie Liccardo Pacula & Mireille Jacobson, 2015. "Do Medical Marijuana Laws Reduce Addictions and Deaths Related to Pain Killers?," NBER Working Papers 21345, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Silvia H. Barcellos & Mireille Jacobson, 2014. "The Effects of Medicare on Medical Expenditure Risk and Financial Strain," NBER Working Papers 19954, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Mireille Jacobson & Tom Y. Chang & Joseph P. Newhouse & Craig C. Earle, M.D., 2013. "Physician Agency and Competition: Evidence from a Major Change to Medicare Chemotherapy Reimbursement Policy," NBER Working Papers 19247, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Claudia Olivetti & Francesco Strobbe & Mireille Jacobson, 2011. "Breaking The Net: Family Structure And Street Children In Zambia," Boston University - Department of Economics - Working Papers Series WP2011-042, Boston University - Department of Economics.
  8. Mireille Jacobson & Heather Royer, 2010. "Aftershocks: The Impact of Clinic Violence on Abortion Services," NBER Working Papers 16603, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Marigee Bacolod & John DiNardo & Mireille Jacobson, 2009. "Beyond Incentives: Do Schools use Accountability Rewards Productively?," NBER Working Papers 14775, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Thomas C. Buchmueller & Mireille Jacobson & Cheryl Wold, 2004. "How Far to the Hospital? The Effect of Hospital Closures on Access to Care," NBER Working Papers 10700, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  11. Katherine Baicker & Mireille Jacobson, 2004. "Finders Keepers: Forfeiture Laws, Policing Incentives, and Local Budgets," NBER Working Papers 10484, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Powell, David & Pacula, Rosalie Liccardo & Jacobson, Mireille, 2018. "Do medical marijuana laws reduce addictions and deaths related to pain killers?," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 58(C), pages 29-42.
  2. Jacobson, Mireille G. & Chang, Tom Y. & Earle, Craig C. & Newhouse, Joseph P., 2017. "Physician agency and patient survival," Journal of Economic Behavior & Organization, Elsevier, vol. 134(C), pages 27-47.
  3. Chang, Tom Y. & Jacobson, Mireille, 2017. "Going to pot? The impact of dispensary closures on crime," Journal of Urban Economics, Elsevier, vol. 100(C), pages 120-136.
  4. Silvia Helena Barcellos & Mireille Jacobson, 2015. "The Effects of Medicare on Medical Expenditure Risk and Financial Strain," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, American Economic Association, vol. 7(4), pages 41-70, November.
  5. Francesco Strobbe & Claudia Olivetti & Mireille Jacobson, 2013. "Breaking the Net: Family Structure and Street-Connected Children in Zambia," Journal of Development Studies, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 49(5), pages 670-688, May.
  6. Mireille Jacobson & Heather Royer, 2011. "Aftershocks: The Impact of Clinic Violence on Abortion Services," American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, American Economic Association, vol. 3(1), pages 189-223, January.
  7. Marigee Bacolod & John DiNardo & Mireille Jacobson, 2011. "Beyond Incentives: Do Schools Use Accountability Rewards Productively?," Journal of Business & Economic Statistics, Taylor & Francis Journals, vol. 30(1), pages 149-163, June.
  8. Baicker, Katherine & Jacobson, Mireille, 2007. "Finders keepers: Forfeiture laws, policing incentives, and local budgets," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 91(11-12), pages 2113-2136, December.
  9. Buchmueller, Thomas C. & Jacobson, Mireille & Wold, Cheryl, 2006. "How far to the hospital?: The effect of hospital closures on access to care," Journal of Health Economics, Elsevier, vol. 25(4), pages 740-761, July.
  10. Dills, Angela K. & Jacobson, Mireille & Miron, Jeffrey A., 2005. "The effect of alcohol prohibition on alcohol consumption: evidence from drunkenness arrests," Economics Letters, Elsevier, vol. 86(2), pages 279-284, February.
  11. Mireille Jacobson, 2004. "Baby Booms and Drug Busts: Trends in Youth Drug use in the United States, 1975–2000," The Quarterly Journal of Economics, Oxford University Press, vol. 119(4), pages 1481-1512.
  12. Jacobson, Mireille, 2003. "Drug Testing in the Trucking Industry: The Effect on Highway Safety," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 46(1), pages 131-156, April.
  13. Suren Basov & Mireille Jacobson & Jeffrey A. Miron, 2001. "Prohibition and the Market for Illegal Drugs," World Economics, World Economics, 1 Ivory Square, Plantation Wharf, London, United Kingdom, SW11 3UE, vol. 2(4), pages 133-157, October.


  1. Tom Chang & Mireille Jacobson, 2010. "Natural Disaster Management: Earthquake Risk and Hospitals' Provision of Essential Services in California," NBER Chapters, in: Regulation vs. Litigation: Perspectives from Economics and Law, pages 301-320, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.

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NEP is an announcement service for new working papers, with a weekly report in each of many fields. This author has had 9 papers announced in NEP. These are the fields, ordered by number of announcements, along with their dates. If the author is listed in the directory of specialists for this field, a link is also provided.
  1. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (6) 2004-09-30 2014-03-15 2015-07-18 2020-06-29 2020-08-31 2021-11-01. Author is listed
  2. NEP-URE: Urban & Real Estate Economics (3) 2004-08-31 2004-09-30 2009-03-14
  3. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (2) 2014-03-15 2021-11-01
  4. NEP-AFR: Africa (1) 2010-04-24
  5. NEP-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2014-03-15
  6. NEP-DEV: Development (1) 2010-04-24
  7. NEP-EDU: Education (1) 2009-03-14
  8. NEP-LAB: Labour Economics (1) 2009-03-14


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