Latest Publications and Research on Future Generali Insurance
Advertising and Risk Selection in Health Insurance Markets.
Aizawa N, Kim YS
This paper studies the impact of advertising as a channel for risk selection in Medicare Advantage. We provide evidence that insurer advertising is re... Read More
Risk of retinal artery occlusion in patients with diabetes mellitus: A retrospective large-scale cohort study.
Chang YS, Ho CH, Chu CC, Wang JJ, Tseng SH, Jan RL
There is a globally increasing prevalence and incidence of diabetes mellitus (DM). Prolonged hyperglycaemia could lead to both macrovascular damage, s... Read More
J Asthma 2018 Aug 09
Inaccuracy of asthma-related self-reported health-care utilization data compared to Medicaid claims.
Hollenbach J, Villarreal M, Simoneau T, Langton C, Mitchell H, Flores G, Cloutier M, Szefler S
In asthma, health-care utilization is often used as an outcome measure and to identify cases of poorly controlled asthma. Asthma-related hospitalizati... Read More
Issue Brief (Commonw Fund)
Health Care Sharing Ministries: What Are the Risks to Consumers and Insurance Markets?
Volk J, Curran E, Giovannelli J
Health care sharing ministries (HCSMs) are a form of health coverage in which members--who typically share a religious belief--make monthly payments t... Read More
Am Econ Rev
Do Larger Health Insurance Subsidies Benefit Patients or Producers? Evidence from Medicare Advantage.
Cabral M, Geruso M, Mahoney N
A central question in the debate over privatized Medicare is whether increased government payments to private Medicare Advantage (MA) plans generate l... Read More