Benjamin Chartock

  • Assistant Professor, Economics
  • Ph.D. The Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • BA Cornell University
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Below is a selected list of professional activities; for the most up-to-date biography, please see my personal webpage,


Journal Articles

  • Chartock, B., Simon, K., Whaley, C. (2023). Transparency in Coverage Data and Variation in Prices for Common Health Care Services. JAMA Health Forum. 4(10)
  • Duffy, E., Adler, L., Chartock, B., Trish, E. (2022). Dispute Resolution Outcomes for Surprise Bills in Texas. JAMA.
  • Gordon, A., Liu, Y., Chartock, B., Chi, W. (2022). Provider Charges and State Surprise Billing Laws: Evidence from New York and California. Health Affairs.
  • Chartock, B., Adler, L., Ly, B., Duffy, E., Trish, E. (2021). Arbitration Over Out-of-Network Medical Bills: Evidence from New Jersey Payment Disputes. Health Affairs.
  • Biener, A., Chartock, B., Garmon, C., Trish, E. (2021). Emergency Physicians Recover a Higher Share of Charges from Out-of-Network Care Than From In-Network Care. Health Affairs.
  • Chartock, B., Garmon, C., Schutz, S. (2019). Consumers Responses to Surprise Medical Bills. Health Affairs.
  • Garmon, C., Chartock, B. (2017). One in Five Inpatient Emergency Department Cases May Lead to Surprise Bills. Health Affairs.

    Book Chapters

  • Pauly, M., Winston, F., Naylor, M., Burns, L. R., Muller, R., Asch, D., Werner, R., Volpp, K., Desai, B., Chaiyachati, K., Chartock, B. (2022). Seemed Like a Good Idea: Evidence versus Alchemy-Based Approaches to Healthcare Management Innovation In , (Eds.) . Cambridge: Cambridge University Press

  • Service

    Department Service

  • Scholarly Activities (Seminar Series) Committee 2023 - 2024
  • Economics Tenure-Track Hiring Committee 2022 - 2023
  • Scholarly Activities (Seminar Series) Committee 2022 - 2023
  • Economics Tenure-Track Hiring Committee 2023 - 2023
  • Professional Service

  • Reviewer, Journal Article for International Journal of Industrial Organization 2023 - Present
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Journal of Health Economics 2023 - Present
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for American Journal of Managed Care 2022 - Present
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for International Journal of Health Care Management 2022 - Present
  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Health Affairs 2020 - Present