Dhaval Dave

  • Professor, Economics
  • Stanton Research Professor of Economics,
  • Research Associate, National Bureau of Economic Research (NBER)
  • Research Fellow, Institute of Labor Economics (IZA)
  • John A. Olin Postdoctoral Research Fellowship Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Ph.D. City University of New York
  • MA Rutgers University
  • BS / BA Rutgers University

Teaching Interests

Health Economics;
Econometrics and Quantitative Research Methods;
Microeconomics;
Labor Economics

Research Interests

Health and labor economics;
Program evaluation;
Applied Microeconomics;

Consulting/Practice Interests

Substance Abuse Control Policies;
Advertising - Pharmaceuticals, Cigarettes, Alcohol;
Crime & Drug Use Analysis;
Economics of Mental Illness, Suicide, Obesity, Insurance
Policy Analysis
Econometric Modeling

Bio

Dhaval Dave is Stanton Research Professor in the Department of Economics at Bentley University, a Research Associate at the National Bureau of Economic Research, and a Research Fellow at the Institute of Labor Economics. He was also a John M. Olin Post-Doctoral Research Fellow at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, after completing his Ph.D. in Economics from the Graduate Center of the City University of New York. Dr. Dave's research focuses on the analysis of public policy and on the economics of health outcomes and behaviors, health insurance, and human capital. His papers have been published in leading peer-reviewed academic journals, and his research has also been featured in congressional testimony, and widely cited in the popular media including in the Washington Post, New York Times, Wall Street Journal, Boston Globe, Time, Newsweek, U.S. News and World Report, MSNBC, CNN, FOX, ABC, NBC, CNBC, NPR. His current work includes studies on the minimum wage, welfare reform in the U.S., tobacco control policy and vaping, opioid prescribing, the Affordable Care Act, and COVID-targeted interventions.

Professional Memberships

  • American Economic Association
  • American Society of Health Economists
  • Eastern Economic Association
  • European Health Economics Association
  • International Health Economics Association
  • Southern Economic Association
  • Western Economic Association International
  • Awards and Honors

  • 2020, Adamian Award for Excellence in Teaching, Bentley University
  • 2019, Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2019, Best Article Published in Contemporary Economic Policy, Western Economics Association
  • 2017, Gregory J. Hall Capstone Advisor of the Year Award, Bentley University, Honors Program
  • 2016, Rutgers University Medal & Rutgers 250 Fellow, Rutgers University
  • 2015, IZA Appointment as Research Fellow, IZA Institute for the Study of Labor
  • 2015, Best Paper Award, International Interdisciplinary Business-Economics Advancement Conference
  • 2014, 2014 Excellence in Scholarship Award, Bentley University
  • 2013, 2013 Georgescu-Roegen Prize, Southern Economic Association
  • 2013, Outstanding Scholarly Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2013, Excellence in Mental Health Policy and Economics Research Award, International Center on Mental Health Policy and Economics
  • 2010, Outstanding Scholary Contribution Award, Bentley University
  • 2010, Gibbons Research Professorship, Bentley University
  • 2004, Commencement Address to Graduate Students, City University of New York
  • 2003, John A. Olin Post-doctoral Fellowship at Wharton, University of Pennsylvania, 2003-2004
  • 2002, Mario Capelloni Dissertation Award
  • 1998, Robert E. Gilleece Graduate Fellowship 1998-2002
  • 1996, Hazel Vera Dean Fellowship
  • 1995, Walter C. Russell Graduate Fellowship
  • 1994, Inducted into Beta Gamma Sigma - International Honor Society for Business
  • 1994, Inducted into Omicron Delta Epsilon - International Honor Society for Economics
  • 1994, Inducted into Phi Beta Kappa Honor Society
  • 1994, Morris H. Beck Economics Prize
  • 1994, Rutgers University School of Management Faculty & Dean’s Award
  • Publications

    Journal Articles


  • Ali, F., Dave, D. M., Colman, G., Dench, D., Saffer, H., Marynak, K., Grossman, M. (2021). Association of E-cigarette Advertising with E-cigarette and Cigarette Use Among U.S. Adults. Addiction, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., Friedson, A., Matsuzawa, K., Sabia, J., Safford, S. (2020). Were Urban Cowboys Enough to Control COVID-19? Local Shelter-in-Place Orders and Coronavirus Case Growth. Journal of Urban Economics, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Horn, B. (2020). Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs, Opioid Abuse, and Crime. Southern Economic Journal, (Forthcoming)
  • McGeary, K., Dave, D. M., Lipton, B., Roeper, T. (2020). Impact of Comprehensive Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children. American Journal of Health Economics, (6) 1 1-38.
  • Friedson, A., McNichols, D., Sabia, J., Dave, D. M. (2020). Did California’s Shelter-in-Place Order Work? Early Coronavirus-Related Public Health Effects. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., Friedson, A., Matsuzawa, K., Sabia, J. (2020). When Do Shelter‐in‐Place Orders Fight COVID‐19 Best? Policy Heterogeneity Across States and Adoption Time. Economic Inquiry, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., McNichols, D., Sabia, J. (2020). The Contagion Externality of a Superspreading Event: The Sturgis Motorcycle Rally and COVID-19. Southern Economic Journal, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Kenkel, D., Mathios, A., Wang, H. (2020). News that Takes Your Breath Away: Risk Perceptions During an Outbreak of Vaping-related Lung Injuries. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, (60) 3 281-307.
  • Dave, D. M., Yang, M. (2020). Maternal and Fetal Health Effects of Working during Pregnancy. Review of Economics of the Household, (Forthcoming)
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2020). Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, (39) 2 411-443.
  • Saffer, H., Dench, D., Grossman, M., Dave, D. M. (2020). E-Cigarettes and Adult Smoking: Evidence from Minnesota. Journal of Risk and Uncertainty, (60) 3 207-228.
  • Dave, D. M., Feng, B., Pesko, M. (2019). The Effects of E-Cigarette Minimum Legal Sale Age Laws on Youth Substance Use. Health Economics, (23) 3 419-436.
  • Bailey, J., Dave, D. M. (2019). The Effect of the Affordable Care Act on Entrepreneurship among Older Adults. Eastern Economic Journal, (45) 1 141-159.
  • Dave, D. M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2019). Mandatory Access Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs and Prescription Drug Abuse. Journal of Policy Analysis and Management, (38) 1 181-209.
  • Baughman, R., Dave, D. M., Dills, A. (2019). Introduction to the Symposium on the Extended Effects of the Affordable Care Act. Eastern Economic Journal, (45) 1 1-6.
  • ReesJ, D., Sabia, J., Argys, L., Latshaw, J., Dave, D. M. (2019). With a Little Help from My Friends: The Effects of Naloxone Access and Good Samaritan Laws on Opioid-Related Deaths. Journal of Law and Economics, (62) 1 1-27.
  • Choi, A., Dave, D. M., Sabia, J. (2019). Smoke Gets in Your Eyes: Medical Marijuana Laws and Tobacco Cigarette Use. American Journal of Health Economics, (5) 3 303-333.
  • Dave, D. M., Doytch, N., Kelly, I. (2019). How Does Body Mass Index Affect Economic Growth? A Comparative Analysis of Countries by Levels of Economic Development. Economics and Human Biology, (34) 58-73.
  • Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Grossman, M., Kenkel, D., Saffer, H. (2019). Does E-Cigarette Advertising Encourage Adult Smokers to Quit?. Journal of Health Economics, (68)
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Kalil, A., Schwartz-Soicher, O., Reichman, N. E. (2019). Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Adolescent Social Behaviors. Economic Inquiry, (Forthcoming)
  • Colman, G., Dave, D. M. (2018). It’s About Time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate on Time Use. Contemporary Economic Policy, (36) 1 44-58.
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2018). Does Public Insurance Coverage for Pregnant Women affect Prenatal Health Behaviors. Journal of Population Economics. Forthcoming
  • Dave, D. M., Rogers, E., Pozen, A., Fahs, M., Gallo, W. T. (2018). Tobacco Cessation and Household Spending on Non-Tobacco Goods: Results from the U.S. Consumer Expenditure Surveys. Tobacco Control, (27) 2 209-216.
  • Dave, C., Dave, D. M. (2018). Unemployment and Health Behaviors over the Business Cycle: A Longitudinal View. Southern Economic Journal, (85) 1 93-120.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E. (2018). Evolution of the Infant Health Production Function. Southern Economic Journal, (85) 1 6-47.
  • Datta, A., Dave, D. M. (2017). Effect of Physician-directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescription Behaviors: Longitudinal Evidence. Health Economics, (26(4))
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Kalil, A., Reichman, N. E. (2017). Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Youth Crime. Labour Economics. 49 128-144.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E. (2017). Effects of Welfare Reform on Women’s Voting Participation. Economic Inquiry, (55) 3 1430-1451.
  • Saffer, H., Dave, D. M., Grossman, M. (2016). A Behavioral Economic Model of Alcohol Advertising and Price. Health Economics. 25(7) 816-828.
  • Dave, D. M., Doytch, N., Kelly, I. (2016). Nutrient Intake: A Cross-National Analysis of Trends and Economic Determinants. Social Science and Medicine. 158 158-167.
  • Cuellar, A., Dave, D. M. (2016). Causal Effects of Mental Health Treatment on Education Outcomes for Youth in the Justice System. Economics of Education Review. 54 321-339.
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). Health Care: Multi-Payer or Single-Payer?. Eastern Economic Journal, (43(1)) 180-182.
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2015). The Effect of Medicaid Expansions in the late 1980s and early 1990s on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women. American Journal of Health Economics, (1) 2 165-193.
  • Jhamb, J., Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2015). The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Utilization of Health Care Services among Young Adults. International Journal of Health and Economic Development. 1(1) 8-25.
  • Dave, D. M., Fernandez, J. (2015). Rising Autism Prevalence: Real or Displacing Other Mental Disorders? Evidence from Demand for Auxiliary Healthcare Workers in California. Economic Inquiry, (53) 1 448-468.
  • Kostova, D., Dave, D. M. (2015). Smokeless Tobacco Use in India: Role of Prices and Advertising. Social Science and Medicine, (138) 82-90.
  • Berro, K., Colman, G., Dave, D. M. (2015). The Reality of the Real Rate. Business and Economic Research, (5) 2 270-287.
  • Hope, C., Dave, D. M., Nancy, R. E. (2014). Effects of Welfare Reform on Women’s Crime. International Review of Law and Economics, (40) C 1-14.
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I., Sindelar, J., Gallo, W. (2014). The Impact of Early Occupational Choice on Health Behaviors. Review of Economics of the Household. 737-770.
  • Doytch, N., Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2014). Global Evidence on Obesity and Related Outcomes: An Overview of Prevalence, Trends, and Determinants. Eastern Economic Journal.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Das, D. (2013). Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use of Adult Women. Economic Inquiry, (51) 1 653-674.
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). Review Economic Aspects of Obesity. Economics and Human Biology. 11
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2013). Demand for Smokeless Tobacco: Role of Advertising. Journal of Health Economics, (32) 4 682-697.
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H., Leung, L., Grossman, M. (2013). Racial, Ethnic, and Gender Differences in Physical Activity. Journal of Human Capital, (7) 4 378-410.
  • Colman, G., Dave, D. M. (2013). Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle. Social Science and Medicine, (Forthcoming) 93 11-20.
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2012). Effects of Welfare Reform on Educational Acquisition of Young Adult Women. Journal of Labor Research, (33) 2 251-282.
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2012). How Does the Business Cycle Affect Eating Habits?. Social Science and Medicine, (74) 2
  • Doytch, N., Kelly, I., Dave, D. M. (2012). Global Health and the Economy. Human Biology, (1) 1 100-122.
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2012). Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Prices and Demand. Southern Economic Journal, (79) 1 97-126.
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). Physical Activity and Health. International Journal of Arts and Sciences, (5) 6 29-45.
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2011). The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on Health Insurance Coverage of Pregnant Women: An Analysis Using Deliveries. Inquiry, (47) 4 p. 315-330.
  • Dave, D. M., Mukerjee, S. (2011). Mental Health Parity Legislation, Cost-Sharing and Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions. Health Economics, (20) 2 161-183.
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2011). Work as Mental Health-Promoting or Mental-Health Depreciating?. Epidemiology, (22) 4 560-562.
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E., Corman, H., Das, D. (2011). Effects of Welfare Reform on Vocational Education and Training. Economics of Education Review, (30) 6 1399-1415.
  • Dave, D. M., Tennant, J., Colman, G. (2011). Isolating the Effect of Major Depression on Obesity: Role of Selection Bias. Journal of Mental Health Policy and Economics, (14) 4
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2009). Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare. International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, (9) 4 367-390.
  • Reichman, N., Corman, H., Noonan, K., Dave, D. M. (2009). Infant Health Production Functions: What a Difference the Data Make. Health Economics, (18) 17 761-782.
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I. (2009). Overweight Status, Self-Perception, and Suicidal Behaviors among Adolescents. Social Science and Medicine, (68) 9 1685-1691.
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I., Spasojevic, J. (2008). The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes. Southern Economic Journal, (75) 2 497-523.
  • Dave, D. M. (2008). Illicit Drug Use among Arrestees, Prices and Policy. Journal of Urban Economics, (63) 2 694-714.
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2008). Alcohol Demand and Risk Preference. Journal of Economic Psychology, (29) 6 810-831.
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N., Dave, D. M. (2007). Prenatal Drug Use and the Production of Infant Health. Health Economics, (16) 4 361-384.
  • Saffer, H., Dave, D. (2006). Alcohol Advertising and Alcohol Consumption by Adolescents. Health Economics, (15) 6 617-637.
  • Dave, D. M. (2006). The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Price on Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits. Journal of Health Economics, (25) 2 311-333.
  • Saffer, H., Dave, D. M. (2005). The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Earnings of Older Workers. Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, (16)
  • Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N., Dave, D. M. (2005). Demand for Illicit Drugs among Pregnant Women. Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, (16)
  • Saffer, H., Dave, D. M. (2005). Mental Illness and the Demand for Alcohol, Cocaine, and Cigarettes. Economic Inquiry, (43) 2 229-246.
  • Chatterji, P., Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Markowitz, S. (2004). Alcohol Abuse and Suicide Attempts among Youths - Correlation or Causation?. Economics and Human Biology, (2) 2 159-180.
  • Saffer, H., Dave, D. M. (2002). Alcohol Consumption and Alcohol Advertising Bans. Applied Economics, (34) 11 1325-1334.
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2002). Alcohol Taxes and Labor Market Outcomes. Journal of Health Economics, (21) 3 357-371.
  • Saffer, H., Chaloupka, F., Dave, D. M. (2001). State Drug Control Spending and Drug Participation. Contemporary Economic Policy, (19) 2 150-161.

    Book Chapters


  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. (2019). The Effects of Prenatal Care on Birth Outcomes: Reconciling a Messy Literature In , (Eds.) . Oxford Research Encyclopedia Economics and Finance
  • Colman, G., Dave, D. M., Lenhart, O. (2019). Health Insurance and Labor Supply In , (Eds.) . Oxford Research Encyclopedia Economics and Finance
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Kalil, A., Reichman, N. (2017). Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on Teen Drug Arrests In , (Eds.) Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. 25 111-142.
  • Colman, G., Dave, D. M. (2016). Econometric methods in health and human biology In , (Eds.) Oxford Handbook of Economics and Human Biology. Oxford University Press
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Pharmaceutical Marketing and Promotion In Anthony Culyer; Patricia Danzon, (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Health Economics. 9-19.
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2014). Advertising as a Determinant of Health in the USA In Anthony Culyer; John Cawley & Kosali Simon, (Eds.) Encyclopedia of Health Economics. 32-50. Elsevier
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). Demand for Health Capital In Rex Santerre; Stephen Neun, (Eds.) Health Economics: Theory, Insights, and Industry Studies. South-Western Cengage Learning

  • Conference Proceedings


  • Dave, D. M.Decker, S.Kaestner, R.Simon, K. (2009). Re-examining the Effects of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women , (International Health Economics Association World Congress)

  • Other(s)


  • Lipton, B., McGeary, K., Dave, D. M., Roeper, T. (2018). Smoking Bans: Good for Us, Good for our KidsVoxEU.org.
  • Grossman, M., Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Kenkel, D., Saffer, H. (2018). Should E-cigarette Producers be Prohibited from Advertising and be Taxed?VoxEU.org.
  • Corman, H., Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. (2018). Effect of US Welfare Reform on Female Crime and Civic ParticipationVoxEU.org.
  • Wehby, G., Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2016). The minimum wage and infant healthVox EU.org. Online
  • Dave, D. M., Doytch, N., Kelly, I. (2016). Nutrient intake: A cross-national analysis of trends and economic correlatesVox EU.org. Online
  • Colman, G., Dave, D. M. (2013). Physical Activity and HealthNational Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper Series. 18858
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). Effects of Pharmaceutical Promotion: A Review and AssessmentNational Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper Series. 18830 Forthcoming.
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2013). Physical Activity and HealthVoxEU.org.
  • Dave, D. M., Datta, A. (2013). Effects of Physician-Directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescription Behaviors: Longitudinal EvidenceNational Bureau of Economic Research Working Paper Series. 19592
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2010). Consumer Advertisements for Pharmaceuticals: Impact on Prices and SalesVoxEU.org.
  • Dave, D. M. (). Three Essays on the Economics of Substance Use and Abuse. Forthcoming.
  • Presentations

  • Dave, D. M., Yang, M. (2020). “Lead in Drinking Water and Birth Outcomes: A Tale of Two Water Treatment Plants” Presented at the St. Lawrence University Department of Economics Seminar New York
  • Dave, D. M. (2020). “Discussant in Session on "Intended and Unintended Consequences of Public Health Insurance Expansions"” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association Eastern Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2020). “Discussant in Session on "Public Policy, Risky Behaviors and Vulnerable Population"” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association Eastern Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2020). “Discussion in session "Health Outcomes"” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association Eastern Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Yang, M. (2020). “Lead in Drinking Water and Birth Outcomes: A Tale of Two Water Treatment Plants” Presented at the Wayne State University Department of Economics Wayne State University Economic Seminar Detroit, MI
  • Dave, D. M. (2020). “Discussant in Session on "Maternal Opioid Use, State-Level Substance Use Policies and Infant Outcomes"” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Virtual
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Mentor in PhD Students Mentoring Session” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2019). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at the Federal Reserve Bank of Boston Federal Reserve Bank of Boston - New England Studies Group Boston
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session: Health Economics & Policy Studies” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York City, New York
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session: Health and Health Policy” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York City, New York
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Organizational and Survival Skills for Economists” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association & Committee on the Status of Women in the Economics Profession 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York City, New York
  • Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Grossman, M., Kenkel, D., Saffer, H. (2019). “Does E-cigarette Advertising Encourage Adults to Quit Smoking?” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York City, New York
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session: Economics Issues Related to Maternal and Child Health” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 45th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York City, New York
  • Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Grossman, M., Kenkel, D., Saffer, H. (2019). “Does E-cigarette Advertising Encourage Adults to Quit Smoking?” Presented at the Center for Health Economics and Policy Studies (CHEPS) University of New Hampshire & Center for Health Economics and Policy Studies Seminar Series University of New Hampshire, Durham NH
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Broader Effects of the Minimum Wage in the U.S.” Presented at theGlobal Conference on Business Management and Economics Las Vegas
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Horn, B. (2019). “The Effect of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Crime” Presented at theGlobal Conference on Business Management and Economics Las Vegas
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Determinants of Mental Health: Quasi-experimental Evidence from State and County Actions"” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Washington, D.C.
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Questions in Health Economics"” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 89th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Substance Use, Substance Use Disorder and Public Health Policies: New Evidence on Unintended Consequences from Federal and State Level Policy Initiatives"” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Washington, D.C.
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Substance Abuse"” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 89th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Horn, B. (2019). “Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, Opioid Abuse and Crime” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 89th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Policy Outcomes"” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 89th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Ft. Lauderdale, FL
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Economics of Opioid Abuse and Policy Responses in the U.S” Presented at the ICBES & Auro University International Conference on Economic and Business Issues Auro University, India
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Horn, B. (2019). “Prescription Drug Monitoring Program, Opioid Abuse and Crime” Presented at the Loyola Marymount University Loyola Marymount University - Department of Economics Seminar Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Chair of Session: Economics of Risky Behaviors: Policy, Special Populations and Heterogeneous Effects” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Washington, D.C.
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Co-organizer of Session: Economics of Risky Behaviors: Policy, Special Populations and Heterogeneous Effects” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists
  • Dave, D. M. (2019). “Discussant in Session "Time Inputs to Health"” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists 8th Annual Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Washington, D.C.
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Health” Presented at the Society of Economics of the Household Conference of the Society of Economics of the Household Paris School of Economics, Paris, France
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Special Issue on the Effect of the Affordable Care Act” Presented at the Conference of the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair: Special Issue on the Effect of the Affordable Care Act” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2018). “Prenatal Opioid Abuse and Infant Health: Effects of Mandatory Access Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Health Economics - Various Abuses and Health” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Kalil, A., Schwartz-Soicher, O., Reichman, N. (2018). “The Effects of Welfare Reform on Adolescent Substance Abuse” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Public Policy, Business Cycles and Mortality” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Health and Cost of Care” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair of Session: Public Policy, Business Cycles and Mortality” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 44th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Affordable Care Act, Health Care Reform, and Markets” Presented at the Metropolitan State College - Denver Metropolitan State College - Denver Seminar Denver, CO
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Horn, B. (2018). “Effects of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Crime” Presented at the Society of Economics of the Household Conference of the Society of Economics of the Household Paris School of Economics, Paris, France
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2018). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Long-term Child Health and Development” Presented at the Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies Annual Research Conference of the Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies Pune, India
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Effect of Public Policies on Social Behaviors and Health Outcomes” Presented at the Western Economic Association International 93rd Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International Vancouver, Canada
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2018). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at theHunter College Department of Economics Seminar New York
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R., Lyu, W. (2018). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Long-Term Child Health and Development” Presented at the Western Economic Association International 93rd Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association Internation Vancouver, Canada
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair of Session: Econometrics and Financial Markets” Presented at the Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies Annual Research Conference of the Symbiosis Institute of Management Pune, India
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Issues in Commerce” Presented at the Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies Annual Research Conference of the Symbiosis Institute of Management Studies Pune, India
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair of Session: Public Policy” Presented at the Symbiosis Institute of Management Annual Research Conference of the Symbiosis Institute of Management Pune, India
  • Baughman, R., Dave, D. M., Dills, A. (2018). Presented at the43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair of Session: Sustainable Development” Presented at the GARI International Conference on Contemporary Issues of Commerce and Education Ahmedabad, India
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Schwartz-Soicher, O., Kalil, A., Reichman, N. (2018). “Effects of Maternal Work Incentives on School, Community and Risky Behaviors of Adolescents” Presented at the GARI International Conference on Contemporary Issues of Commerce and Education Ahmedabad, India
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Chair of session: Economics and Policy” Presented at the University of Economics Asia Conference on Business and Economic Studies Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Dave, D. M. (2018). “Discussant in Session: Economics and Policy” Presented at the University of Economics Asia Conference on Business and Economic Studies Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Dave, D. M., Doytch, N., Kelly, I. (2018). “How Does Body Mass Index Affect Economic Growth? A Comparative Analysis of Countries of Economic Development” Presented at the University of Economics Asia Conference on Business and Economic Studies Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Topics in Global Health” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Health Economics” Presented at the Society of Economics of the Household Conference of the Society of Economics of the Household San Diego, CA
  • Dave, D. M., McGeary, K., Lipton, B., Roeper, T. (2017). “Impact of Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children” Presented at the Society of Economics of the Household Conference of the Society of Economics of the Household San Diego, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2017). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at the University of Louisville Department of Economics Seminar Series Louisville, KY
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Chair of Session: Topics in Global Health” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Health Effects of Policies and Programs in Developed and Developing Countries” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2017). “Effects of Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Rx Drug Abuse” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Organizer of Session: Topics in Global Health” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2017). “Effects of Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Rx Drug Abuse” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Topics in Health Economics” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Grossman, M., Kenkel, D., Henry, S. (2017). “E-cigarette Use and Smoking among Adults: Role of Advertising” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 43rd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Public Policy and Risky Health Behaviors” Presented at the Western Economics Association International 92nd Annual Conference of the Western Economics Association International San Diego, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2017). “Effects of Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Rx Drug Abuse” Presented at the Western Economics Association International 92nd Annual Conference of the Western Economics Association International San Diego, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Co-organizer of Session: Economics of Health Behaviors: Policies and Special Populations” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2017). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at the University of Toronto, Institute of Health Policy, Management, and Evaluation Seminar Series Toronto, Canada
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Chair of Session: Policy Evaluation I” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2017). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at the International Review of Business and Economics Conference of the International Review of Business and Economics Mumbai, India
  • Dave, D. M., Dench, D., Michael, G., Kenkel, D., Saffer, H. (2017). “Do E-cigarette Ads Lead Adults to Quit Smoking?” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 88th Annual Conference of Southern Economic Association Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Behavioral and Mortality Effects of Health-Related Policies” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 88th Annual Conference of Southern Economic Association Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Deza, M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2017). “The Opioid Epidemic and State Intervention Strategies” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 88th Annual Conference of Southern Economic Association Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Opioid Epidemic and State Interventions” Presented at the National Institutes of Health NIH Symposium on Turning Discovery into Health: The Contributions of Economic Research NIH Campus, Bethesda, MD
  • Dave, D. M., Wehby, G., Kaestner, R. (2017). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on the Health of Infants and Children” Presented at the Georgia State University, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Department of Economics Seminar Series Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Effects of Increasing Insurance Coverage: Coverage, Access to and Utilization of Care, and the Welcome Mat Effect” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Environmental Exposure and Infant Health” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Discussant in Session: Economics of Smoking and Vaping” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 12th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Boston University, Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2017). “Chair of Session: International Economics and Policy” Presented at the International Review of Business and Economics Conference of the International Review of Business and Economics Mumbai, India
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Education” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2016). “Does Medicaid for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Behaviors?” Presented at the Montana State University Department of Economics Seminar Bozeman, MT
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Chair of Session: Time Use, Labor Outcomes, and Health” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Co-organizer of Session: Time Use, Labor Outcomes, and Health” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2016). “It's About Time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate on Time Use” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Topics in Health Economics” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2016). “Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate on Time Use” Presented at the WEAI Western Economic Association International Conference Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the US Dept. of Health and Human Services Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality Seminar Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Boston University, Harvard, MIT Health Seminar Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Chair of Session: Health and Labor Market Issues” Presented at the WEAI Western Economic Association International Conference Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Health Economics and Policy” Presented at the WEAI Western Economic Association International Conference Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2016). “Does Medicaid for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?” Presented at the WEAI Western Economic Association International Conference Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Alternatives to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the University of Iowa Davies -deBoer Seminar in Health Economics Iowa City, IA
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Recidivism and Education” Presented at the WEAI Western Economic Association International Conference Nanyang Technological University, Singapore
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the University of Massachusetts - Lowell Department of Economics Seminar Lowell, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: The Direct and Indirect Effects of Health-based Policies” Presented at the EEA 42nd Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G., , J. T. (2016). “Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Labor Supply of Healthcare Providers” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2016). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant and Child Health” Presented at the West Virginia University Business and Economics Seminar Morgantown
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Incarceration vs. Mental Health Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime” Presented at the Brandeis University, Institute for Behavioral Health Seminar Series Waltham, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Health Behavior” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 86th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Questions in Labor Supply and Earnings” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 86th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2016). “Effects of the Minimum Wage on Infant Health” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 86th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Topics in Health Economics” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 86th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Grecu, A., Saffer, H. (2016). “The Effect of Mandatory Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Rx Drug Abuse” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 86th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Depression and Addictive Disorders” Presented at the International Center of Mental Health Policy and Economics Third Meeting on Patient Reported Outcomes and Person Centered Care in Mental Health Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2016). “Treatment-based Approaches to Juvenile Crime” Presented at the International Center of Mental Health Policy and Economics Third Meeting on Patient Reported Outcomes and Person Centered Mental Health Washington, DC
  • Dave, D. M., McGeary, K., Lipton, B., Roeper, T. (2016). “Impact of Smoking Bans on the Health of Infants and Children” Presented at the Ryerson University ICBTS Multidisciplinary Conference Toronto, Canada
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Chair of Session: Responsiveness of Demand to E-Cigarettes” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Co-organizer of Session: Substance Abuse Policy and Child Health Production” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Co-organizer of Session: Economics of Children's Mental Health” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Economic Causes and Consequences of Obesity” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dave, D. M. (2016). “Discussant in Session: Insurance Expansions and Rollbacks and Access to Health Care” Presented at the ASHEcon 6th Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2015). “It’s About Time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate On Time Use” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 11th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Bocconi University, Milan, Italy
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2015). “Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Health Behaviors?” Presented at the Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) American Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2015). “Discussant in session "Behavioral Responses to Health Information"” Presented at the Allied Social Sciences Association (ASSA) American Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2015). “Discussant in Session: "Contributed Papers in the Economics of Hospitals, Public Insurance, and Medical Expenditures "” Presented at the Allied Social Sciences Association American Economic Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2015). “It's About Time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act Dependent Coverage Mandate on Time Use among Young Adults” Presented at theInternational Interdisciplinary Business-Economics Advancement Conference Las Vegas, NV
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2015). “It's about time: Effects of the Affordable Care Act on young adults' time use” Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 80th International Atlantic Economic Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2015). “Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Health Behaviors?” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 11th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Bocconi Univerity, Milan, Italy
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2015). “Does Medicaid Coverage for Pregnant Women Affect Prenatal Health Behaviors?” Presented at the Southern Economic Assocation Southern Economic Association Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M. (2015). “Discussant in Session: Short- and Long-Term Labor and Family Outcomes” Presented at the Southern Economic Association Southern Economic Association Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2015). “Causal Effects of Mental Health Treatment on Education Outcomes for Youth in the Justice System” Presented at the Southern Economic Association Southern Economic Association Conference New Orleans
  • Pinet, A., Szymanski, D. W., Dave, D. M. (2015). “Quantifying the economic effects of energy literacy” Presented at the International Atlantic Economic Society 80th International Atlantic Economic Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2014). “Publicly Provided Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: The Case of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at theBiennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2014). “Medicaid Expansions and the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women: Explaining the Crowd-out of Private Insurance” Presented at theNew England Statistics Symposium Harvard School of Public Health, Boston MA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2014). “Publicly Provided Insurance & Ex Ante Moral Hazard: The Case of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 40th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Juvenile Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 40th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2014). “Medicaid Expansions and the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women: Explaining the Crowd-out of Private Insurance” Presented at the ASSA 2014 Allied Social Science Association Conference Philadelphia
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Juvenile Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Leung, L., Colman, G. (2014). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Smoking Behaviors” Presented at the International Health Economics Association and European Conference of Health Economists 10th World Congress in Health Economics Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Leung, L., Colman, G. (2014). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Smoking Behaviors” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 84th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at theWorld Congress of the International Health Economics Association
  • Dave, D. M., Jhamb, J., Colman, G. (2014). “The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act and the Utilization of Health Care Services among Young Adults” Presented at the Global Strategic Management Institute 7th Annual International Business, Health, and Engineering Conference Las Vegas, NV
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). “Discussant in Session: "Health, Crime, and the Environment"” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 84th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Juvenile Incarceration vs Alternate Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 84th Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Juvenile Incarceration vs Alternate Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the University of Connecticut University of Connecticut Economics Seminar Storrs, CT
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Juvenile Incarceration vs Alternate Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Rutgers University Rutgers University Economics Seminar Newark, NJ
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2014). “Incarceration vs. Alternate Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Department of Economics Seminar Series Temple University Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M. (2014). Presented at the International Health Economics Association and European Conference of Health Economists 10th World Congress in Health Economics Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
  • Dave, D. M., Datta, A. (2013). “Effects of Physician-directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescribing Behaviors: Longitudinal Evidence” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 39th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Reichman, N. (2013). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Women's Crime” Presented at the Western Economic Association International 10th Biennial Pacific Rim Conference of the Western Economic Association Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). Presented at the Western Economic Association International 10th Biennial Pacific Rim Conference of the Western Economic Association Keio University, Tokyo, Japan
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2013). “The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 39th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). “Session on "Issues in Healthcare"” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 39th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2013). “Juvenile Incarceration vs. Treatment Based Sanctions: Effects on Youth Recidivism” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association 39th Annual Conference of the Eastern Economic Association New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). “Session: Economics of Substance Use and Misuse” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Sydney, Australia
  • Dave, D. M., Datta, A. (2013). “Effects of Physician-directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescribing Behaviors” Presented at the International Institute of Social and Economic Sciences International Interdisciplinary Conference of the Institute of Social and Economic Sciences Venice, Italy
  • Dave, D. M. (2013). “Session: Adverse Selection and Moral Hazard in Health Insurance” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Sydney, Australia
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2013). “Publicly Provided Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: The Case of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Sydney, Australia
  • Dave, D. M., Weeraratne, B., Leung, L. (2013). “The Effect of Location Choice on Changes in Diet and Body Mass Index among US Immigrants” Presented at the International Health Economics Association 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Sydney, Australia
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2013). “The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 83rd Southern Economic Association Conference Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2013). “Publicly Provided Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: The Case of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 83rd Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2013). “Juvenile Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 83rd Annual Conference of the Southern Economic Association Tampa, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H., Grossman, M. (2012). “The Neuroeconomics of Cues and Alcohol Control Policy” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G., Sen, B. (2012). “Physical Activity over the Macroeconomy: Who is Affected and by How Much?” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2012). “The Demand for Smokeless Tobacco: Role of Advertising and Targeting” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2012). “The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women” Presented at the American Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists University of Minnesota, Minneapolis
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Exercise, Physical Activity, and Time Use” Presented at the Cornell University Cornell University - Institute on Health Economics Seminar Ithaca, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Exercise, Physical Activity, and Time Use” Presented at the University of Connecticut University of Connecticut - Agricultural & Resource Economics Seminar Storrs, CT
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2012). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at the City University of New York City University of New York Demography Center New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Healthcare Reform” Presented at the Columbia University Graduate Students Columbia University Social Policy Caucus New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Session: "Genetics and Economics: Recent Applications and Insights"”
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2012). “Demand for Smokeless Tobacco: Role of Magazine Advertising” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association Eastern Economic Assocation Conference Boston
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Session: "Health and the Labor Market"”
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2012). “The Demand for Smokeless Tobacco: Role of Advertising” Presented at theAddiction Health Services Research Conference New York
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Exercise, Physical Activity, and Time Use” Presented at the International Journal of Arts and Sciences International Conference for Academic Disciplines Florence, Italy
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Session: Hospitals, Welfare, Pharmacies, and Insurance”
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Session: "Macroeconomics, Public Finance, and Health Outcomes"”
  • Dave, D. M., Cuellar, A. (2012). “Juvenile Incarceration vs. Treatment-based Sanctions: Effects on Youth Outcomes” Presented at the Incarceration Group Seminar Columbia University - Columbia Population Research Center New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Datta, A. (2012). “Impact of Physician-Directed Pharmaceutical Promotion on Prescriptions” Presented at the Southern Economic Association 82nd Annual Confernce of the Southern Economic Association New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M. (2012). “Session: Evaluating Policies on Risky Behaviors and in Labor Markets”
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “Impact of the Business Cycle on Physical Activity, Exertion, and Time Use” Presented at theBentley University Economics Seminar
  • Dave, D. M., Datta, A. (2012). “Effects of Pharmaceutical Promotion on Physician Prescritpion Behavior” Presented at the Global Business Development Institute 17th International Conference of the Global Business Development Institute Las Vegas, NV
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2012). “The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on the Labor Supply of Pregnant Women” Presented at the European Health Economics Association European Conference on Health Economics Zurich, Switzerland
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “The Impact of the Business Cycle on Exercise, Physical Activity, and Time Use” Presented at the European Health Economics Association European Conference on Health Economics Zurich, Switzerland
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2012). “The Impact of the Business Cycle on Exercise and Physical Activity” Presented at the Western Economic Association International 87th Annual Conference of the Western Economic Association International San Francisco, CA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R., Wehby, G. (2011). “Publicly-provided Health Insurance and Health Behavior: The Case of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women and Children” Presented at the AcademyHealth AcademyHealth Annual Research Conference Seattle, WA
  • Dave, D. M. (2011). “Women and Drug Crime: Role of Welfare Reform” Presented at theAllied Social Science Association Conference Denver, CO
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2011). “How Does the Business Cycle Eating Habits?” Presented at the Eastern Economic Association Eastern Economic Association Conference New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2011). “Session: "Topics in Health Economics"”
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2011). “Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Demand and Prices” Presented at the Global Business Development Institute 14th International Conference of the Global Business Development Institute Las Vegas, NV
  • Dave, D. M. (2011). “Welfare Reform and Human Capital Acquisition” Presented at the Bentley's Women's Leadership Institute Faculty Research Roundtable
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2011). “How Does the Business Cycle Affect Eating Habits?” Presented at the International Academy of Business and Economics Annual Conference of the International Academy of Business and Economics Las Vegas, NV
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Reichman, N. E., Das, D. (2011). “Women and Drug Crime: Role of Welfare Reform” Presented at the International Health Economics Association World Congress of the International Health Economics Association Toronto, Canada
  • Dave, D. M. (2011). “Child Health and Human Capital”
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E., Corman, H. (2011). “Effects of Welfare Reform in the U.S. on Human Capital Accumulation among Adult Women” Presented at the Athens Institute for Education and Research 6th Annual International Symposium on Economic Theory, Policy and Applications Athens, Greece
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2011). “Exercise, Physical Activity and Exertion over the Business Cycle” Presented at the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management Research Conference of the Association of Public Policy Analysis and Management Washington, D.C.
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2011). “Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle” Presented at the Columbia University Columbia Population Research Center Seminar New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Colman, G. (2011). “Exercise, Physical Activity, and Exertion over the Business Cycle” Presented at the Lehigh University Lehigh University Economics Department Seminar Bethlehem, PA
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2010). “Effects of Welfare Reform on the Educational Acquisition of Adult Women” Presented at theInstitute of Government and Public Affairs Seminar Series University of Illinois at Chicago
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Reichman, N. E. (2010). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use among Adult Women” Presented at theAmerican Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. R. (2010). “How Do Business Cycles Affect Our Eating Habits?” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference Philadephia, PA
  • Dave, D. M. (2010). “Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Prices and Demand” Presented at the University of Connecticut Finance Seminar Series & Research Forum Storrs, CT
  • Dave, D. M. (2010). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use of Adult Women” Presented at the80th Annual Southern Economic Association Conference Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2010). “Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Prices and Demand” Presented at theAmerican Society of Health Economists Biennial Conference Cornell University, Ithaca, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Kelly, I. (2010). “How Does the Economic Cycle Affect Eating Habits?” Presented at the80th Annual Southern Economic Association Conference Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M. (2010). “Impact of Direct-to-Consumer Advertising on Pharmaceutical Prices and Demand” Presented at the80th Annual Southern Economic Association Conference Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M. (2010). “The Effect of Medicaid Expansions on the Health Insurance Coverage of Pregnant Women” Presented at theColumbia University Social Policy Seminar New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2010). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use among Adult Women” Presented at the Athens Institute for Education and Research 10th Annual International Conference on Health Economics, Management & Policy Athens, Greece
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2009). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at the University of New Haven Economics Seminar Series New Haven, CT
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2009). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at theEconomics Seminar University of New Hampshire, Durham, NH
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2009). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Educational Acquisition of Women over the Life-Cycle” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2009). “Direct-to-Consumer Advertising and Pharmaceutical Prices” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Reichman, N. E. (2009). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Illicit Drug Use of Adult Women” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Beijing, China
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2009). “Re-examining the Effects of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Beijing, China
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N. E., Corman, H. (2009). “Effects of Welfare Reform on Educational Acquisition of Adult Women” Presented at theInternational Atlantic Economic Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2009). “Race, Gender, and Labor Market Outcomes”
  • Dave, D. M. (2009). “The Economics of Health Care Reform” Presented at the Bentley University Health Care in the U.S. Crisis and Opportunity: Symposium Waltham, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2008). “Re-examining the Consequences of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at theAmerican Society of Health Economists Conference Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2008). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at the Lafayette College Economics Seminar Series Easton, PA
  • Dave, D. M., Mukerjee, S. (2008). “Substance Abuse Treatment Admissions: Impact of Insurance Mandates and Drug Prices” Presented at theAmerican Society of Health Economists Conference Duke University, Durham, NC
  • Dave, D. M. (2008). “Regression Discontinuity Design and Causality” Presented at the Bentley University Quantitative Research Methods Group Workshop Waltham, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2008).
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2008). “The Effects of Welfare Reform on Human Capital Acquisition” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference Washington, D.C
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2008). “Re-examining the Consequences of Medicaid Expansions for Pregnant Women” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference Washington, D.C
  • Dave, D. M. (2007). “Instrumental Variables: Promise and Pitfalls” Presented at the Bentley University Quantitative Methods Group Workshop Waltham, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2007). “Risk Tolerance and Alcohol Demand among Adults and Older Adults” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I. (2007). “Overweight Status and Suicidal Behaviors among Adolescents: Correlation or Causation?” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I., Spasojevic, J. (2007). “The Effect of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2007). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Copenhagen, Denmark
  • Dave, D. M., Decker, S., Kaestner, R., Simon, K. (2007). “The Effects of Medicaid Eligibility Expansions on Insurance Coverage of Births” Presented at theAcademy Health Annual Research Meeting Orlando, FL
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2007). “Health Insurance and Ex Ante Moral Hazard: Evidence from Medicare” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference New York, NY
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2007). “Medicare and Health Behaviors” Presented at theAllied Social Sciences Association Conference Chicago, IL
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I., Spasojevic, J. (2007). “The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes” Presented at theAllied Social Sciences Association Conference Chicago, IL
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I. (2006). “Overweight Status, Perception, and Suicidal Behaviors among Adolescents” Presented at the Andew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University Public Policy and Child Well-Being Conference Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H., Noonan, K. (2006). “The Demand for Healthy and Unhealthy Prenatal Inputs” Presented at theThird International Congress on Economics and Human Biology Strasbourg, France
  • Dave, D. M. (2006). “Causality in Social Science Research” Presented at the Bentley University Quantitative Methods Group Workshop Waltham, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H., Noonan, K. (2006). “Typically Unobserved Variables (TUVs) and Selection into Prenatal Inputs: Implications for Estimating Infant Health Production Functions” Presented at theAllied Social Science Association Conference Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I. (2006). “Overweight Status, Perception, and Suicidal Behaviors among Adolescents” Presented at theAmerican Society of Health Economists - Economics of Population Health Inaugural Conference Madison, WI
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I. (2006). “Overweight Status and Suicidal Behaviors among Adolescents: Correlation or Causation?” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference Charleston, SC
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I., Spasojevic, J. (2006). “The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes” Presented at the Georgia State University Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Economics Seminar Atlanta, GA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2006). “Medicare and Health Behaviors” Presented at the National Bureau of Economic Research National Bureau of Economic Research Health Care Program Conference Cambridge, MA
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2006). “Medicare and Health Behaviors of the Elderly” Presented at the Center for Health and Social Sciences, University of Chicago Health Economics Workshop Chicago, IL
  • Dave, D. M., Rashad, I., Spasojevic, I. (2006). “The Effects of Retirement on Physical and Mental Health Outcomes” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference Charleston, SC
  • Dave, D. M., Kaestner, R. (2006). “Medicare and Health Behaviors” Presented at the University of Illinois Institute of Government and Public Affairs Seminar Series Chicago, IL
  • Dave, D. M., Reichman, N., Corman, H., Noonan, K. (2005). “Demand for Healthy and Unhealthy Prenatal Inputs” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference Washington, D.C
  • Dave, D. M. (2005). “Illicit Drug Use among Arrestees and Drug Prices” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Barcelona, Spain
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N. (2005). “Prenatal Drug Use and the Production of Infant Health” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Barcelona, Spain
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2005). “Risk Preference and the Demand for Alcohol by Older Individuals” Presented at theInternational Health Economics Association World Congress Barcelona, Spain
  • Dave, D. M., Noonan, K., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2005). “Prenatal Drug Use and the Production of Infant Health” Presented at thePopulation Association of America Annual Program Meeting Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M., Noonan, K., Reichman, N., Corman, H. (2005). “Prenatal Drug Use and the Production of Infant Health” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference New York City, NY
  • Dave, D. M. (2005). “Illicit Drug Use Among Arrestees and Drug Prices” Presented at theAllied Social Science Association Conference Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M. (2004).
  • Dave, D. M. (2004). “The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Price on Drug-Related Emergency Room Visits” Presented at theEastern Economic Association Conference Washington, D.C
  • Dave, D. M., Corman, H., Noonan, K., Reichman, N. (2004). “Demand for Illicit Drugs by Pregnant Women” Presented at the Lund University 24th Arne Ryde Symposium Lund, Sweden
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2004). “The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Earnings of Older Workers” Presented at the74th Annual Southern Economic Association Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M. (2004). “The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Price on Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits” Presented at the Lund University 24th Arne Ryde Symposium Lund, Sweden
  • Dave, D. M., Saffer, H. (2004). “The Effect of Alcohol Consumption on the Earnings of Older Workers” Presented at the Lund University 24th Arne Ryde Symposium Lund, Sweden
  • Dave, D. M. (2004). “The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Price on Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits” Presented at the Northeastern University Third International Conference on Urban Health Boston, MA
  • Dave, D. M. (2003). “The Effects of Cocaine and Heroin Price on Drug-Related Emergency Department Visits” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference San Antonio, TX
  • Dave, D. M. (2003). “Effect of Cocaine and Heroin Prices on Drug Use among Arrestees” Presented at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Health Care Managment Seminar Series Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M. (2003). “Substance Use and Suicidal Behaviors among Young Adults: Selection Bias” Presented at the Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania Health Care Management Seminar Series Philadelphia, PA
  • Dave, D. M. (2002). “Substance Use and Suicidal Behaviors among Young Adults: Selection Bias” Presented at theSouthern Economic Association Conference New Orleans, LA
  • Dave, D. M. (2002). “Substance Use and Suicidal Behaviors among Young Adults: Selection Bias” Presented at the City University of New York Health Economics Seminar Series New York, NY
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  • Committee Member for International Health Economics Association Scientific Review Committee 2013 - 2013
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  • Session Co-organizer for 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association 2013 - 2013
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  • Conference/Workshop Session Chair for 9th World Congress of the International Health Economics Association 2013 - 2013
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  • Conference/Workshop Session Chair for International Interdisciplinary Conference of the Institute of Social and Economic Sciences 2013 - 2013
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  • Reviewer, Journal Article for American Journal of Agricultural Economics 2012 - 2012
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  • Reviewer, Journal Article for Journal of Population Economics 2012 - 2012
  • Reviewer - Research Report for MDRC / U.S. Department of Labor 2012 - 2012
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  • Conference/Workshop Session Chair for Biennial Conference of the American Society of Health Economists 2012 - 2012
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  • Conference/Workshop Session Chair for 6th Annual International Symposium on Economic Theory, Policy and Applications 2011 - 2011
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  • Conference/Workshop Organizer for 80th Annual Southern Economic Association Conference 2010 - 2010
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