Medicine as a data science (6)

from Econsalut at http://bit.ly/2I3UYA3 on March 31, 2019 at 05:50PM Adapting to Artificial Intelligence Radiologists and Pathologists as Information Specialists While some physicians ar lobbying for creating more specialties, Jah and Topol argue exactly the… [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]

Repugnance in the runup to elections

from Market Design at http://bit.ly/2HQYGOb on March 31, 2019 at 12:44PM Primary elections give political hopefuls a chance to try out their views on many things, including controversial transactions and markets, that some find repugnant.  The many potential Democratic candidates should give us an opportunity to hear about some of those (although none of them […]

[Job] Locked and [Un]loaded The Effect of the Affordable Care Act Dependency Mandate on Reenlistment in the U.S. Army

from Journal of Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2CK6L3e on March 31, 2019 at 12:06PM Publication date: Available online 30 March 2019 Source: Journal of Health Economics Author(s): Michael S. Kofoed, Wyatt J. Frasier Abstract One concern with employer-based health insurance is job lock or the inability for employees to leave their current employment for better opportunities […]

Weight, Reference Points, and the Onset of Eating Disorders

from Journal of Health Economics at http://bit.ly/2V6sY2J on March 31, 2019 at 12:06PM Publication date: Available online 30 March 2019 Source: Journal of Health Economics Author(s): Tiziano Arduini, Daniela Iorio, Eleonora Patacchini Abstract We investigate whether the development of eating disorders, in the form of purging, is influenced by peers’ body size through interpersonal comparisons. […]