Daniel W. Sacks

Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy

Assistant Professor

Bloomington, IN 47405

United States

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Scholarly Papers (24)

Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

NBER Working Paper No. w16441
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Oct 2010 Last Revised: 05 Dec 2021
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 14 Oct 2010
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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subjective well-being, life satisfaction, quality of life, economic growth, development, Easterlin Paradox, well-being-income gradient, hedonic treadmill

Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

Number of pages: 54 Posted: 12 Oct 2010
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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subjective well-being, life satisfaction, quality of life, economic growth, development, Easterlin Paradox, well-being-income gradient, hedonic treadmill

Subjective Well-Being, Income, Economic Development and Growth

Number of pages: 55 Posted: 22 Nov 2010
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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development, Easterlin Paradox, economic growth, hedonic treadmill, life satisfaction, quality of life, Subjective well-being, well-being-income gradient

The New Stylized Facts About Income and Subjective Well-Being

Number of pages: 16 Posted: 23 Jan 2013
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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subjective well-being, life satisfaction, quality of life, Easterlin Paradox, adaptation

The New Stylized Facts About Income and Subjective Well-Being

CAMA Working Paper 03/2013
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Jul 2013
Justin Wolfers, Daniel W. Sacks and Betsey Stevenson
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor
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Subjective well-being, life satisfaction, quality of life, Easterlin Paradox, adaptation, economic growth

The New Stylized Facts About Income and Subjective Well-Being

Number of pages: 17 Posted: 12 Jan 2013
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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subjective well-being, life satisfaction, quality of life, Easterlin Paradox, adaptation, economic growth

The New Stylized Facts About Income and Subjective Well-Being

Number of pages: 18 Posted: 01 Feb 2013
Daniel W. Sacks, Betsey Stevenson and Justin Wolfers
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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adaptation, Easterlin paradox, economic growth, life satisfaction, quality of life, subjective well-being

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... and the Pursuit of Happiness - Wellbeing and the Role of Government

Institute of Economic Affairs Monographs, Readings 64, GMU Working Paper in Economics No. 12-25
Number of pages: 127 Posted: 25 Jan 2012 Last Revised: 29 Aug 2013
Aarhus University - Department of Economics and Business, George Mason University - Department of EconomicsMercatus Center at George Mason University, City University London - Sir John Cass Business School, George Mason University - Department of Economics, Macquarie Law School, Volterra Consulting, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Universidad Camilo Jose Cela, Westminster Business SchoolInstitute of Economic Affairs (IEA), Independent, University of Michigan at Ann Arbor and University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics
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happiness economics, wellbeing, government spending, economic theory

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Why Do HMOs Spend Less? Patient Selection, Physician Price Sensitivity, and Prices

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 12 Aug 2015 Last Revised: 18 Apr 2017
Daniel W. Sacks
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Why Do Retail Prices Fall During Seasonal Demand Peaks?

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 19-21
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 12 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 14 Sep 2021
R. Andrew Butters, Daniel W. Sacks and Boyoung Seo
Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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seasonality, countercyclical pricing, demand, price elasticity of demand, optimal pricing

Using the Eye of the Storm to Predict the Wave of COVID-19 UI Claims

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2020-68
Number of pages: 18 Posted: 18 Apr 2020 Last Revised: 23 Nov 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Morning Consult, Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Unemployment Insurance, Google Trends, Hurricanes, Search, Unemployment, Covid-19

Using the Eye of the Storm to Predict the Wave of Covid-19 UI Claims

FRB of Chicago Working Paper No. 2020-10
Number of pages: 19 Posted: 04 May 2020
Federal Reserve Bank of Chicago, Morning Consult, Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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unemployment insurance, Google Trends, hurricanes, search, unemployment, Covid-19

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Financial Transaction Costs Reduce Benefit Take-Up: Evidence from Zero-Premium Health Plans in Colorado

Number of pages: 70 Posted: 29 Jan 2021 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2021
Coleman Drake, Sih-Ting Cai, David Anderson and Daniel W. Sacks
University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Duke-Margolis Center for Health Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Health insurance, Affordable Care Act, zero-price effect, regression discontinuity

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Fixing Famine: How Technology and Incentives can Help Feed Africa

Mercatus Policy Series, Policy Comment No. 25
Number of pages: 21 Posted: 11 Jun 2009
Daniel W. Sacks and Jasson Urbach
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Africa Fighting Malaria
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Africa, food crisis, food prices, agriculture, technology, hunger

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How Do National Firms Respond to Local Shocks?

Number of pages: 92 Posted: 16 Nov 2020 Last Revised: 20 Jan 2022
R. Andrew Butters, Daniel W. Sacks and Boyoung Seo
Indiana University, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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uniform pricing, excise taxes, firm optimization, tax incidence

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Mauritius: An Example of the Role of Constitutions in Development

University of Miami International & Comparative Law Review, Vol. 18, No. 1, 2010
Number of pages: 32 Posted: 08 Feb 2012
Adam Aft and Daniel W. Sacks
George Mason University - School of Law, Alumni and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Constitution, negative rights, positive rights, Mauritius, Haiti

Estimating Earnings Adjustment Frictions: Method and Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test

Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Aug 2014 Last Revised: 24 Nov 2017
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones and Daniel W. Sacks
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Estimating Earnings Adjustment Frictions: Method and Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test

NBER Working Paper No. w19491
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 05 Oct 2013 Last Revised: 07 Oct 2021
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones and Daniel W. Sacks
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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The Effect of the Risk Corridors Program on Marketplace Premiums and Participation*

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 18-57
Number of pages: 49 Posted: 24 Jun 2018
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Minnesota - St. Paul - Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Public Health
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Cigarette Taxes, Smoking, and Health in the Long Run

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 13 Aug 2021
University of Colorado at Denver - Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Colorado Denver and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Cigarette Taxes, Smoking, and Health in the Long Run

Number of pages: 43 Posted: 24 Aug 2021
University of Colorado at Denver - Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Colorado Denver and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Cigarette Taxes, Smoking, and Health in the Long-Run

NBER Working Paper No. w29145
Number of pages: 42 Posted: 16 Aug 2021 Last Revised: 18 Dec 2021
University of Colorado at Denver - Department of Economics, Indiana University Bloomington, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Colorado Denver and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Did the Opioid Crisis Dampen Post-Recession Employment Recovery? Evidence from Labor Market Flows

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 18 Nov 2021
Anita Mukherjee, Daniel W. Sacks and Hoyoung Yoo
Wisconsin School of Business, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and University of Wisconsin-Madison
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labor market flows, recession recovery, opioids, opioid regulation

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Blind Disclosure

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 2021-24
Number of pages: 53 Posted: 24 Mar 2021 Last Revised: 02 Dec 2021
Aaron Kolb, Marilyn Pease, Daniel W. Sacks and Joshua Quick
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University
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disclosure, unraveling, risk aversion, grading

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Can Policy Affect Initiation of Addictive Substance Use? Evidence from Opioid Prescribing

NBER Working Paper No. w25974
Number of pages: 44 Posted: 26 Jun 2019 Last Revised: 22 Dec 2021
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA), Indiana University Bloomington and Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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The Employment Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test

University of Chicago, Becker Friedman Institute for Economics Working Paper No. 2020-05
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 30 Jan 2020
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones, Daniel W. Sacks and Jae Song
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and U.S. Social Security Administration
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The Employment Effects of the Social Security Earnings Test

NBER Working Paper No. w26696
Number of pages: 66 Posted: 28 Jan 2020 Last Revised: 12 Dec 2021
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones, Daniel W. Sacks and Jae Song
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Using Non-Linear Budget Sets to Estimate Extensive Margin Responses: Method and Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test

Kelley School of Business Research Paper No. 17-39
Number of pages: 73 Posted: 20 Apr 2017 Last Revised: 12 Sep 2018
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones, Daniel W. Sacks and Jae Song
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Kinked Budget Sets; Extensive Margin; Employment; Social Security; Taxes

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Earnings Adjustment Frictions: Evidence from Social Security Earnings Test

US Census Bureau Center for Economic Studies Paper No. CES-WP-13-50
Number of pages: 88 Posted: 31 Dec 2013
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones and Daniel W. Sacks
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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How Do Insurance Firms Respond to Financial Risk Sharing Regulations? Evidence from the Affordable Care Act

NBER Working Paper No. w24129
Number of pages: 52 Posted: 19 Dec 2017 Last Revised: 06 Dec 2021
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy, University of Minnesota - St. Paul - Department of Applied Economics, University of Minnesota - Minneapolis and University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Public Health
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Demand for Health Insurance Marketplace Plans Was Highly Elastic in 2014-2015

NBER Working Paper No. w23597
Number of pages: 17 Posted: 25 Jul 2017 Last Revised: 24 Dec 2021
University of Minnesota - Twin Cities - School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University Bloomington - School of Public & Environmental Affairs (SPEA)
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Using Non-Linear Budget Sets to Estimate Extensive Margin Responses: Method and Evidence from the Social Security Earnings Test

NBER Working Paper No. w23362
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 01 May 2017 Last Revised: 01 Nov 2021
Alexander M. Gelber, Damon Jones, Daniel W. Sacks and Jae Song
Wharton School, University of Pennsylvania, University of Chicago - Harris School of Public Policy, Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and U.S. Social Security Administration
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Intertemporal Substitution in Health Care Demand: Evidence from the Rand Health Insurance Experiment

NBER Working Paper No. w22802
Number of pages: 46 Posted: 07 Nov 2016 Last Revised: 22 Oct 2021
Haizhen Lin and Daniel W. Sacks
Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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Exposure to Cigarette Taxes as a Teenager and the Persistence of Smoking into Adulthood

NBER Working Paper No. w29325
Number of pages: 43 Posted: 07 Oct 2021 Last Revised: 18 Nov 2021
University of Colorado Denver, Indiana University Bloomington, University of California, San Diego (UCSD), University of Colorado Denver and Indiana University - Kelley School of Business - Department of Business Economics & Public Policy
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