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Sally Clark Stearns

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First Name:Sally
Middle Name:Clark
Last Name:Stearns
RePEc Short-ID:pst604


Department of Health Policy and Management
Gillings School of Global Public Health
University of North Carolina-Chapel-Hill

Chapel Hill, North Carolina (United States)


RePEc:edi:dhuncus (more details at EDIRC)

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Working papers

  1. Young Kyung Do & Edward C. Norton & Sally Stearns & Courtney H. Van Houtven, 2013. "Informal Care and Caregiver's Health," NBER Working Papers 19142, National Bureau of Economic Research, Inc.


  1. Li-Jung E. Ku & Sally C. Stearns & Courtney H. Van Houtven & Shoou-Yih D. Lee & Peggye Dilworth-Anderson & Thomas R. Konrad, 2013. "Impact of Caring for Grandchildren on the Health of Grandparents in Taiwan," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 68(6), pages 1009-1021.
  2. Li-Jung Ku & Sally Stearns & Courtney Houtven & George Holmes, 2012. "The health effects of caregiving by grandparents in Taiwan: an instrumental variable estimation," Review of Economics of the Household, Springer, vol. 10(4), pages 521-540, December.
  3. Euna Han & Edward C. Norton & Sally C. Stearns, 2009. "Weight and wages: fat versus lean paychecks," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(5), pages 535-548.
  4. Sukyung Chung & Marisa E. Domino & Sally C. Stearns, 2009. "The Effect of Retirement on Weight," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 64(5), pages 656-665.
  5. France Weaver & Sally C. Stearns & Edward C. Norton & William Spector, 2009. "Proximity to death and participation in the long-term care market," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 18(8), pages 867-883.
  6. Sally C. Stearns & Laura P. D'Arcy, 2008. "Staying the Course: Facility and Profession Retention Among Nursing Assistants in Nursing Homes," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 63(3), pages 113-121.
  7. Heather L. Bednarek & Rowena A. Pecchenino & Sally C. Stearns, 2008. "Do Your Neighbors Influence Your Health?," Journal of Public Economic Theory, Association for Public Economic Theory, vol. 10(2), pages 301-315, April.
  8. Michele Wilson & Courtney Houtven & Sally Stearns & Elizabeth Clipp, 2007. "Depression and Missed Work among Informal Caregivers of Older Individuals with Dementia," Journal of Family and Economic Issues, Springer, vol. 28(4), pages 684-698, December.
  9. R. Konetzka & Edward Norton & Sally Stearns, 2006. "Medicare payment changes and nursing home quality: effects on long-stay residents," International Journal of Health Economics and Management, Springer, vol. 6(3), pages 173-189, September.
  10. Edward Norton & Hua Wang & Sally Stearns, 2006. "Behavioral Implications of Out-of-Pocket Health Care Expenditures," Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics (SJES), Swiss Society of Economics and Statistics (SSES), vol. 142(V), pages 3-11.
  11. Sheryl Zimmerman & Philip D. Sloane & J. Kevin Eckert & Ann L. Gruber-Baldini & Leslie A. Morgan & J. Richard Hebel & Jay Magaziner & Sally C. Stearns & Cory K. Chen, 2005. "How Good Is Assisted Living? Findings and Implications From an Outcomes Study," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 60(4), pages 195-204.
  12. Sally C. Stearns & Edward C. Norton, 2004. "Time to include time to death? The future of health care expenditure predictions," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 13(4), pages 315-327.
  13. Zhou Yang & Edward C. Norton & Sally C. Stearns, 2003. "Longevity and Health Care Expenditures," Journals of Gerontology: Series B, Gerontological Society of America, vol. 58(1), pages 2-10.
  14. Michelle M. Mello & Sally C. Stearns & Edward C. Norton, 2002. "Do Medicare HMOs still reduce health services use after controlling for selection bias?," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 11(4), pages 323-340.
  15. Ming Tai-Seale & Thomas H. Rice & Sally C. Stearns, 1998. "Volume responses to medicare payment reductions with multiple payers: a test of the McGuire-Pauly model," Health Economics, John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., vol. 7(3), pages 199-219.
  16. Ghosh, C. S. & Ravindran, P. & Joshi, M. & Stearns, Sally C., 1998. "Reductions in hospital use from self management training for chronic asthmatics," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 46(8), pages 1087-1093, April.
  17. Weintraub, Jane A. & Stearns, Sally C. & Burt, Brian A. & Beltran, Eugenio & Eklund, Stephen A., 1993. "A retrospective analysis of the cost-effectiveness of dental sealants in a children's health center," Social Science & Medicine, Elsevier, vol. 36(11), pages 1483-1493, June.

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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 1 paper 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-AGE: Economics of Ageing (1) 2013-06-24
  2. NEP-HEA: Health Economics (1) 2013-06-24
  3. NEP-IUE: Informal & Underground Economics (1) 2013-06-24


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