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Anup Malani

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First Name:Anup
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Last Name:Malani
RePEc Short-ID:pma903
University of Chicago Law School 1111 E. 60th Street Chicago, IL 60637
Terminal Degree:2003 Department of Economics; University of Chicago (from RePEc Genealogy)


University of Chicago Law School
Chicago, IL

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Working papers

  1. Anup Malani & Satej Soman & Sam Asher & Paul Novosad & Clement Imbert & Vaidehi Tandel & Anish Agarwal & Abdullah Alomar & Arnab Sarker & Devavrat Shah & Dennis Shen & Jonathan Gruber & Stuti Sachdeva, 2020. "Adaptive Control of COVID-19 Outbreaks in India: Local, Gradual, and Trigger-based Exit Paths from Lockdown," NBER Working Papers 27532, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  2. Mudit Kapoor & Anup Malani & Shamika Ravi & Arnav Agrawal, 2020. "Authoritarian Governments Appear to Manipulate COVID Data," Papers 2007.09566,
  3. Richard T. Holden & Anup Malani, 2019. "Can Blockchain Solve the Hold-up Problem in Contracts?," NBER Working Papers 25833, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  4. Richard Holden & Anup Malani, 2019. "The ICO Paradox: Transactions Costs, Token Velocity, and Token Value," NBER Working Papers 26265, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  5. Anup Malani & Sonia P. Jaffe, 2018. "The Welfare Implications of Health Insurance," NBER Working Papers 24851, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  6. Darius Lakdawalla & Anup Malani & Julian Reif, 2015. "The Insurance Value of Medical Innovation," NBER Working Papers 21015, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  7. Eric Helland & Darius N. Lakdawalla & Anup Malani & Seth A. Seabury, 2014. "Unintended Consequences of Products Liability: Evidence from the Pharmaceutical Market," NBER Working Papers 20005, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  8. Scott A. Baker & Anup Malani, 2011. "Does Accuracy Improve the Information Value of Trials?," NBER Working Papers 17036, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  9. Anup Malani & Tomas J. Philipson, 2011. "Can Medical Progress be Sustained? Implications of the Link Between Development and Output Markets," NBER Working Papers 17011, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  10. Daniel Bennett & Chun-Fang Chiang & Anup Malani, 2011. "Learning During a Crisis: the SARS Epidemic in Taiwan," NBER Working Papers 16955, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  11. Anup Malani & Julian Reif, 2010. "Accounting for Anticipation Effects: An Application to Medical Malpractice Tort Reform," NBER Working Papers 16593, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.
  12. Anup Malani, 2004. "Testing for Placebo Effects Using Data from Blinded, Randomized Controlled Trials," Econometric Society 2004 North American Summer Meetings 104, Econometric Society.
  13. Anup Malani, "undated". "Habeas Bargaining," University of Virginia John M. Olin Program for Law & Economics Working Paper Series uvalwps-1007, University of Virginia School of Law.
  14. Anup Malani & Charles Mullin, "undated". "The effect of joint and several liability on the bankruptcy rate of defendants: evidence from asbestos litigation," American Law & Economics Association Annual Meetings 1070, American Law & Economics Association.


  1. Anup Malani & Tomas J. Philipson, 2019. "Labor Markets in Statistics: The Subject Supply Effect in Medical R&D," Journal of Human Capital, University of Chicago Press, vol. 13(2), pages 293-340.
  2. Lakdawalla, Darius & Malani, Anup & Reif, Julian, 2017. "The insurance value of medical innovation," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 145(C), pages 94-102.
  3. Bennett, Daniel & Chiang, Chun-Fang & Malani, Anup, 2015. "Learning during a crisis: The SARS epidemic in Taiwan," Journal of Development Economics, Elsevier, vol. 112(C), pages 1-18.
  4. Malani, Anup & Reif, Julian, 2015. "Interpreting pre-trends as anticipation: Impact on estimated treatment effects from tort reform," Journal of Public Economics, Elsevier, vol. 124(C), pages 1-17.
  5. Boni, Maciej F. & Galvani, Alison P. & Wickelgren, Abraham L. & Malani, Anup, 2013. "Economic epidemiology of avian influenza on smallholder poultry farms," Theoretical Population Biology, Elsevier, vol. 90(C), pages 135-144.
  6. Haiyang Yang & Ziv Carmon & Barbara Kahn & Anup Malani & Janet Schwartz & Kevin Volpp & Brian Wansink, 2012. "The Hot–Cold Decision Triangle: A framework for healthier choices," Marketing Letters, Springer, vol. 23(2), pages 457-472, June.
  7. Anup Malani & Ramanan Laxminarayan, 2011. "Incentives for Reporting Infectious Disease Outbreaks," Journal of Human Resources, University of Wisconsin Press, vol. 46(1), pages 176-202.
  8. Malani, Anup, 2008. "Patient enrollment in medical trials: Selection bias in a randomized experiment," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 144(2), pages 341-351, June.
  9. Anup Malani & Guy David, 2008. "Does Nonprofit Status Signal Quality?," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 37(2), pages 551-576, June.
  10. Anup Malani, 2007. "Introduction: Current Research on Medical Malpractice Liability," The Journal of Legal Studies, University of Chicago Press, vol. 36(S2), pages 1-8, June.
  11. Anup Malani, 2006. "Identifying Placebo Effects with Data from Clinical Trials," Journal of Political Economy, University of Chicago Press, vol. 114(2), pages 236-256, April.
  12. Hynes, Richard M & Malani, Anup & Posner, Eric A, 2004. "The Political Economy of Property Exemption Laws," Journal of Law and Economics, University of Chicago Press, vol. 47(1), pages 19-43, April.
  13. Philipson, Tomas & Malani, Anup, 1999. "Measurement errors: A principal investigator-agent approach," Journal of Econometrics, Elsevier, vol. 91(2), pages 273-298, August.


  1. Anup Malani & Tomas Philipson & Guy David, 2003. "Theories of Firm Behavior in the Nonprofit Sector. A Synthesis and Empirical Evaluation," NBER Chapters, in: The Governance of Not-for-Profit Organizations, pages 181-216, 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 13 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) 2010-12-18 2011-05-14 2015-03-22 2017-06-18 2018-08-20 2020-09-07. Author is listed
  2. NEP-LAW: Law & Economics (4) 2004-07-26 2004-07-26 2011-05-24 2019-05-20
  3. NEP-IAS: Insurance Economics (3) 2015-03-22 2017-06-18 2018-08-20
  4. NEP-BEC: Business Economics (2) 2014-03-30 2019-05-20
  5. NEP-CTA: Contract Theory & Applications (2) 2011-05-24 2019-05-20
  6. NEP-INO: Innovation (2) 2011-05-14 2015-03-22
  7. NEP-PAY: Payment Systems & Financial Technology (2) 2019-05-20 2019-09-30
  8. NEP-CMP: Computational Economics (1) 2011-04-23
  9. NEP-COM: Industrial Competition (1) 2014-03-30
  10. NEP-MIC: Microeconomics (1) 2019-05-20
  11. NEP-ORE: Operations Research (1) 2019-09-30
  12. NEP-PBE: Public Economics (1) 2017-06-18


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