Swann, Christopher

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Examining the effect of health behaviors on wages and healthcare utilization in models with endogeneity 2014 1134 This dissertation contains three essays on applied health economics. Although each essay is independent of the others, all three address the issue of estimating models where the relationship of interest is confounded by factors that are unobservable ...
Three essays in health econometrics and health economics 2015 1166 This dissertation makes contributions to the field of health econometrics as well as the field of health economics. Chapter II presents a review of the “Cake Debates” literature. I also describe a generic econometric framework, which I use to clarify...
Substance use and temporary assistance for needy families 2016 719 This dissertation investigates the effect of alcohol and marijuana use on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF) eligibility and participation among young adult women. The relationship between substance use and TANF participation has gained p...
Three essays on the microeconomic analysis of long-acting reversible contraception 2020 23 In this dissertation I use a variety of methods to study the effect of and choice to use long-acting reversible contraceptives (LARCs) using data from the National Survey of Family Growth. Effective contraception may increase women’s welfare by allow...