Aaron Yelowitz

University of Kentucky - Department of Economics

Lexington, KY 40506

United States

SCHOLARLY PAPERS

37

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142

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108

Scholarly Papers (37)

1.

Characteristics of Bitcoin Users: An Analysis of Google Search Data

Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Nov 2014
Matthew Wilson and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Michigan at Ann Arbor - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 1,214 (21,832)
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Bitcoin, Digital currency, Google search data, Libertarians, Illegal Activity

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Obamacare: A Bad Deal for Young Adults

Number of pages: 8 Posted: 29 Jan 2010
Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Paid Sick Leave and Absenteeism: The First Evidence from the U.S.

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 02 Mar 2016
Thomas Ahn and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 344 (112,236)
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Paid Sick Leave, Absenteeism, Presenteeism, Moral Hazard, Google Flu Trends

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Competition and Market Structure in Local Real Estate Markets

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 19 Dec 2010
Jason Beck, Frank Scott and Aaron Yelowitz
Armstrong Atlantic State University, University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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HHI, real estate brokerage competition, Herfindahl-Hirschman Index

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Citation 21

Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

Number of pages: 38 Posted: 07 Jun 1998
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 138 (266,202)
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Are Public Housing Projects Good for Kids?

Number of pages: 39 Posted: 15 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 25 Sep 2021
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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A Tale of Two Cities? The Heterogeneous Impact of Medicaid Managed Care

Journal of Health Economics, Forthcoming, Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 11-28
Number of pages: 68 Posted: 21 Jun 2011 Last Revised: 05 Mar 2014
James Marton, Aaron Yelowitz and Jeffery C. Talbert
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky
Downloads 162 (232,729)
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Medicaid, Managed Care, Child Health

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The Massachusetts Health Plan: Much Pain, Little Gain

Policy Analysis, No. 657, January, 20, 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Jan 2010 Last Revised: 10 Feb 2013
Aaron Yelowitz and Michael F. Cannon
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and Cato Institute
Downloads 121 (292,779)
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Massachusetts health care system, health insurance, Mitt Romney, individual mandate, insurance coverage, ACA

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Racial Disparities in Life Insurance Coverage

Number of pages: 29 Posted: 30 Apr 2015
Timothy F. Harris and Aaron Yelowitz
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 74 (400,784)
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Life Insurance, Racial disparities, Employer Sponsored Life Insurance, Whole Life Insurance

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The Market for Real Estate Brokerage Services in Low- and High-Income Neighborhoods: A 6 City Study

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Dec 2011 Last Revised: 05 Sep 2012
Aaron Yelowitz, Frank Scott and Jason Beck
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky and Armstrong Atlantic State University
Downloads 63 (436,539)

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HHI, real estate brokerage competition, Herfindahl-Hirschman Index, redlining

Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Covid-19: Evidence from Six Large Cities

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 28 Jul 2020 Last Revised: 22 Nov 2021
Joseph Benitez, Charles Courtemanche and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky, University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 43 (526,612)
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Racial and Ethnic Disparities in Covid-19: Evidence from Six Large Cities

Number of pages: 44 Posted: 29 Jul 2020
Joseph Benitez, Charles Courtemanche and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky, University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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COVID-19, coronavirus, racial disparities, ethnic disparities, health disparities

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Nudging Life Insurance Holdings in the Workplace

Number of pages: 48 Posted: 10 Oct 2015
Timothy F. Harris and Aaron Yelowitz
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 60 (453,504)
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Life Insurance, Inertia, Employer Sponsored Life Insurance, Behavioral Economics

Nudging Life Insurance Holdings in the Workplace

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 55, Issue 2, pp. 951-981, 2017
Number of pages: 31 Posted: 14 May 2020
Timothy F. Harris and Aaron Yelowitz
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Health Insurance Generosity and Conditional Coverage: Evidence from Medicaid and Managed Care in Kentucky

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 14-09
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 16 Jul 2014
James Marton and Aaron Yelowitz
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 56 (461,978)
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Medicaid, Managed Care, Child Health, Conditional Coverage

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Health Insurance, Fertility, and the Wantedness of Pregnancies: Evidence from Massachusetts

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 12 Jan 2015 Last Revised: 21 Mar 2015
Maria Apostolova-Mihaylova and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Mary Washington - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 47 (498,512)

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Health Insurance, Fertility, Moral Hazard, Pregnancy Wantedness

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The Short-Run Impacts of Connecticut's Paid Sick Leave Legislation

Number of pages: 14 Posted: 12 Aug 2014
Thomas Ahn and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 42 (520,993)
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Paid sick leave, Mandated benefits, Difference-in-differences, Fringe benefits, Employment

Life Insurance Holdings and Well-Being of Surviving Spouses

Number of pages: 31 Posted: 27 Mar 2016
Timothy F. Harris and Aaron Yelowitz
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 38 (552,404)

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Life Insurance, Poverty, Ageing

Life Insurance Holdings and Well‐Being of Surviving Spouses

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 36, Issue 3, pp. 526-538, 2018
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 05 Jun 2018
Timothy F. Harris and Aaron Yelowitz
Illinois State University - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Medicaid Coverage Across the Income Distribution Under the Affordable Care Act

Number of pages: 35 Posted: 12 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 10 Jun 2021
Charles Courtemanche, James Marton and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Medicaid Coverage Across the Income Distribution Under the Affordable Care Act

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 19-07
Number of pages: 36 Posted: 16 Sep 2019
Charles Courtemanche, James Marton and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 13 (728,565)
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Medicaid, Affordable Care Act, Effective Tax Rates, Health Care Finance

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Public Health Insurance and Private Savings

Number of pages: 45 Posted: 13 Jul 2000 Last Revised: 05 Jul 2021
Jonathan Gruber and Aaron Yelowitz
Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 38 (540,482)
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Did Covid-19 Change Life Insurance Offerings?

Number of pages: 41 Posted: 07 Dec 2020 Last Revised: 03 Dec 2021
Illinois State University - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky
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Did COVID-19 Change Life Insurance Offerings?

Number of pages: 42 Posted: 07 Dec 2020
Illinois State University - Department of Economics, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
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The ACA’s Medicaid Expansion: A Review of Ineligible Enrollees and Improper Payments

Mercatus Research Paper
Number of pages: 51 Posted: 09 Jan 2020
Brian Blase and Aaron Yelowitz
Independent and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Medicaid, Medicaid improper payments, Affordable Care Act, Medicaid Expansion, Medicaid eligibility

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Early Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Care Access, Risky Health Behaviors, and Self-Assessed Health

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 17-03
Number of pages: 74 Posted: 25 Apr 2017
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
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Affordable Care Act, Health Insurance, Medicaid, Health, Obesity, Smoking, Drinking

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Early Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Care Access, Risky Health Behaviors, and Self-Assessed Health

Number of pages: 73 Posted: 27 Mar 2017 Last Revised: 01 Aug 2021
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
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Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Behaviors after Three Years

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 02 May 2018
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
Downloads 30 (583,673)
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Affordable Care Act, health insurance, Medicaid, health behavior, obesity, smoking, drinking, preventive care, screening

The Impact of the ACA on Insurance Coverage Disparities After Four Years

Andrew Young School of Policy Studies Research Paper Series No. 19-09
Number of pages: 34 Posted: 16 Sep 2019
University of Kentucky, Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and IMPAQ International LLC
Downloads 24 (640,890)
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Medicaid, Affordable Care Act, Health Care Finance, Disparities in Insurance Coverage

The Impact of the ACA on Insurance Coverage Disparities after Four Years

Number of pages: 33 Posted: 20 Aug 2019 Last Revised: 21 Jun 2021
University of Kentucky, Georgia State University - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and IMPAQ International LLC
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Impacts of the Affordable Care Act on Health Insurance Coverage in Medicaid Expansion and Non-Expansion States

Number of pages: 53 Posted: 25 Apr 2016 Last Revised: 12 Aug 2021
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (589,631)
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Health Insurance and Less Skilled Workers

Number of pages: 51 Posted: 10 Feb 2000 Last Revised: 05 Jun 2021
Janet Currie and Aaron Yelowitz
Princeton University and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 29 (589,631)
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Anticipated Property Tax Increases and the Timing of Home Sales: Evidence from Administrative Data

Number of pages: 36 Posted: 02 Feb 2017
William H. Hoyt and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 26 (608,538)

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property taxation, assessment, lock-in

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Menu Mandates and Obesity: A Futile Effort

Cato Institute Policy Analysis No. 789
Number of pages: 20 Posted: 02 Sep 2016
Aaron Yelowitz and Cato Institute
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and Cato Institute
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Menu Mandates, Obesity

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School Reopenings, Mobility, and Covid-19 Spread: Evidence from Texas

Number of pages: 75 Posted: 10 May 2021 Last Revised: 20 Jul 2021
University of Kentucky, University of Kentucky, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky
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Why Did the Ssi-Disabled Program Grow so Much? Disentangling the Effect of Medicaid

Number of pages: 49 Posted: 25 May 2006 Last Revised: 11 Oct 2021
Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 23 (628,933)
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Early Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Care Access, Risky Health Behaviors, and Self-Assessed Health

Number of pages: 74 Posted: 10 Apr 2017
University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
Downloads 21 (643,085)
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Affordable Care Act, health insurance, Medicaid, health, obesity, smoking, drinking

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How Does Occupational Licensing Affect Entry into the Medical Field? An Examination of Emts

Number of pages: 37 Posted: 01 Feb 2021
Aaron Yelowitz and Samuel Ingram
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky
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Targeting Intensive Job Assistance to Ex-Offenders by the Nature of Offense: Results from a Randomized Control Trial

Number of pages: 34 Posted: 01 Feb 2021
Christopher R. Bollinger and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
Downloads 11 (717,930)

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Effects of the Affordable Care Act on Health Behaviors after Three Years

Number of pages: 50 Posted: 24 Apr 2018 Last Revised: 23 Jun 2021
Georgia State University - Andrew Young School of Policy Studies, Georgia State University - Andrew Young School - Department of Economics, University of Pennsylvania, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of North Carolina (UNC) at Greensboro - Department of Economics
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Pricing Anomalies in the Market for Diamonds: Evidence of Conformist Behavior

Economic Inquiry, Vol. 48, No. 2, pp. 353-368, April 2010
Number of pages: 16 Posted: 29 Mar 2010
Frank Scott and Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Health Insurance, Fertility, and the Wantedness of Pregnancies: Evidence from Massachusetts

Contemporary Economic Policy, Vol. 36, Issue 1, pp. 59-72, 2018
Number of pages: 14 Posted: 27 Nov 2017
Maria Apostolova‐Mihaylova and Aaron Yelowitz
Centre College - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics
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Concentration and Market Structure in Local Real Estate Markets

Real Estate Economics, Vol. 40, Issue 3, pp. 422-460, 2012
Number of pages: 39 Posted: 25 Aug 2012
Jason Beck, Aaron Yelowitz and Frank Scott
Armstrong Atlantic State University, University of Kentucky - Department of Economics and University of Kentucky
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Concentration and Market Structure in Local Real Estate Markets

Real Estate Economics, June 2012
Posted: 26 Apr 2011
Jason Beck, Frank Scott and Aaron Yelowitz
Armstrong Atlantic State University, University of Kentucky and University of Kentucky - Department of Economics

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HHI, real estate brokerage competition, Herfindahl-Hirschman Index

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Public Policy and Health Insurance Choices of the Elderly: Evidence from the Medicare Buy-In Program

Posted: 26 Dec 2000
Aaron Yelowitz
University of Kentucky - Department of Economics

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Medicaid; Medicare; Health insurance; Crowd-out; Aging