Index

Human Capital and Health Behavior

ISBN: 978-1-78635-466-2, eISBN: 978-1-78635-465-5

ISSN: 0731-2199

Publication date: 20 May 2017

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(2017), "Index", Human Capital and Health Behavior (Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research, Vol. 25), Emerald Publishing Limited, Bingley, pp. 287-291. https://doi.org/10.1108/S0731-219920170000025015

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INDEX

Adenoma
, 211

Aid to Families with Dependent Children (AFDC)
, 114, 120, 126, 130, 138n6

American Recovery and Reinvestment Act (ARRA) (2009)
, 252, 256

American Time Use Survey (ATUS)
, 81, 247, 249, 253–255, 259, 266–272, 273n3

Bayes’ theorem
, 214

Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System (BRFSS)
, 247, 249, 253, 254, 259, 261, 262, 265, 266, 268–272, 273n2

Behavioral welfare economics
, 144–145

FDA tobacco regulations and
, 145–158

Benchmark consumption
, 56, 79, 80

Birth spacing
, 3–21, 24–29

Brazil
, 95

Calibration
, 35–37, 47, 50–54, 56, 59–62, 64–67, 68nn14–15, 69n16, 79–83, 166

Canada
, 114, 115, 173n4

Cancer
, 190, 208, 210–211, 215–216, 233

Cancer Registry of Norway
, 216

Causality
, 35–37, 41, 55, 64–66, 68n15, 70n25

Child health
, 38, 86, 88–91, 94, 99, 102, 103, 113

Child immunization
, 86–87, 92, 94, 98, 100–104

Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)
, 217, 233

Cigarette consumption
, 145, 147–152, 154, 156–164, 166–167, 171, 172

tax
, 188, 195, 202n5

see also Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tobacco regulations

Cigarette demand information
, 154–156

Cognitive and non-cognitive skills
, 39

Colonoscopy
, 211

Colorado Department of Education
, 11

Colorado Department of Public Health and the Environment (CDPHE)
, 9

Colorectal cancer (CRC)
, 208, 209, 210, 214–215, 232, 233

Commitment device
, 164, 168, 169–172

Confluence theorem
, 20–21

Constant-elasticity-of-substitution (CES)
, 46, 47

Consumer surplus offset approach
, 156–158

Cost-benefit analysis
, 144, 145, 153, 154–158, 164, 165, 169, 172

Current Population Survey (CPS)
, 253, 255

Decision utility
, 148

Demand for education
, 44

Demand for health
, 45, 67n3, 211, 248

Developing world
, 88–89

Difference-in-difference (DD) approach
, 114, 127, 130, 133, 139n7, 247, 255–259, 261, 262, 264, 266, 270

Earned Income Tax Credit
, 112

Econometric strategy
, 10, 87, 94–99, 148, 165, 175n17

Education
, 93–98, 113–114, 127, 166–167, 247, 249, 253, 255–259, 262, 264, 268, 270

and birth spacing
, 4–21

and health
, 34–83, 86, 208–234

heterogeneity
, 184–202

maternal
, 86–88, 97, 100–104

Educational attainment
, 4, 5, 35, 39, 86, 91, 127, 184, 187, 195, 196, 198, 268

Educational heterogeneity
, 184–202

PSID
, 187–188

Education effect, on health behavior
, 208–210

human capital and health behavior and
, 211–216

Education subsidy
, 55, 58, 60, 62, 63

Ethiopia
, 88

Fecal occult blood testing (FOBT)
, 208, 211

Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI), United States
, 114, 119, 127, 137

Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tobacco regulations
, 144–173

F-test
, 226

Gradient descent method
, 82

Grossman model
, 248

Health behavior
, 35, 37, 39, 44, 86, 87, 92, 98, 184, 186, 208–234, 246, 249, 253, 270

Health Certificate Effect
, 209, 213, 214, 215, 220–223

Health information
, 144, 184–202, 212

Health policy
, 56, 59, 61

Health risk information measurement
, 188–190

Health stock
, 40, 44, 47–49, 52, 54, 56, 59, 61, 64, 79, 81

Heterogeneity
, 8, 9, 127, 133, 147, 153, 156, 167, 184–202, 250

Historical Reader’s Guide to Periodical Literature
, 190

Human capital
, 48, 53, 55, 60, 67n3, 68n4

birthspacing and educational outcomes and
, 4–6, 20

health behavior and
, 211–216

health certificate effect and
, 220–223

maternal schooling and
, 86

ICD-10 codes
, 218, 233

Immunization, see Child immunization

Income effect
, 36, 43–45, 59–61, 66

Income tax reduction
, 35–36, 55, 58, 60–63, 66, 67

India Human Development Survey (IHDS)
, 87, 92

India
, 86–92, 94–97, 99, 102–104

Individual investments in education and health
, 34–64

Information flow and information stock
, 190–195

Insufficient reason principle
, 158–159

Insurance
, 39, 116, 129, 166, 246–273

Intention-to-treat (ITT)
, 220–224, 226, 231

Life extension
, 62–64

Lifetime utility
, 46, 47, 160

Linear probability model (LPM)
, 100, 104n3

Loss function
, 82

Lump-sum transfer
, 36, 55, 66–67

Marginal utility
, 6, 43, 150

Master Settlement Agreement (1998)
, 188

Maternal employment
, 113, 116, 129, 134

Maternal schooling

and child immunization in India
, 86–87

and developing world
, 88–89

instrumental validity
, 97–99

sanitation
, 89–92

Maternal work incentives
, 112–114

Medical care subsidy
, 36, 55–57, 60–64, 67

Menarche
, 87, 91–103, 104n2

Miscarriage
, 8, 11, 20, 27

Murphy–Topel procedure
, 50, 79

National Center for Education Statistics
, 81

National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey (NHANES)
, 272

National Health Expenditures Data
, 81

National Household Survey of Drug Abuse
, 127

National Patient Register (NPR)
, 209

National Survey on Drug Use and Health
, 173n1, 174n13

Neoclassical model of consumer choice
, 36

Nepal
, 91

Nigeria
, 88

Norway
, 216

Norwegian Colorectal Cancer Prevention (NORCCAP) Trial
, 208–212, 216, 226, 231, 232

Norwegian Patient Register
, 217

Nudges
, 145–146, 149, 155, 157, 160, 164, 169–173, 173n4, 174n12

regulation
, 150, 152, 161

Numerical modeling
, 35, 36

Ordinary Least Squares (OLS)
, 14, 19, 96, 129, 174n13, 223, 225, 231

Parents’ utility
, 5–6

Paternalistic regulation
, 145, 146, 149, 155–156, 173n3

impact of
, 150–154

Period utility
, 47

Personal Responsibility and Work Opportunity Reconciliation Act (PRWORA), United States (1996)
, 112, 114, 117, 119, 120

Physical activity
, 246–273

Policy experiments
, 37, 54–56

Pregnancy loss
, 7–21, 25–29

Pregnancy Risk Assessment Monitoring System
, 163

ProQuest
, 190

Rational Demand curve
, 150, 154–155, 157, 165–167

Robustness checks
, 4, 7, 19, 102, 129, 134, 184, 191, 196, 202, 257, 258, 264, 265, 266

Sanitation
, 89–92

Schooling. See Education

Screening
, 208–234

Self-reinforcement
, 69n22, 70n25

Sick time
, 49, 68n10

Simmons National Consumer Survey (NCS)
, 191

Simulation
, 37, 49, 56–66, 253

Smoking behavior
, 144–173, 194–201

Smoking cessation
, 39, 144, 147–148, 158–160, 162–163, 168, 170–171, 175nn17, 20, 184–185, 187, 195–198, 200–202

Social Security Act (1935)
, 249, 250

Social welfare
, 145, 148, 150–155, 157, 168, 169, 171–173, 174nn9–10

South Africa
, 88

Statistics Canada
, 69n23

Statistics Norway
, 216

Subjective well-being (SWB)
, 168–169, 172, 175n24

Substitution effect
, 44, 45, 59–61, 66

Surgeon General’s Report on Smoking
, 186

Survey of Income and Program Participation (SIPP)
, 115, 253

Survival probability
, 46, 47

Taxation
, 144, 145, 148, 151–154, 156, 165, 168, 169, 173, 174n10, 175n21, 188, 195, 202n5

Tax Burden on Tobacco (Orzechowski and Walker)
, 188

Teen drug arrests
, 112–138

Teen drug crimes
, 116, 117, 120, 129, 137, 138n4

Teen drug use
, 113–114, 116–118, 127, 134

Telemark Polyp Study I
, 208

Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF)
, 114, 119, 120, 126, 128–130, 135

Tobacco Control Act (TCA), United States (2009)
, 144, 146

Tobacco. See Cigarette consumption; Food and Drug Administration (FDA) tobacco regulations; Smoking behavior

Tobacco-related internalities
, 164

Two-period model
, 37, 40–45, 147–151

Two-stage least square (2SLS)
, 221, 223, 226, 231

Uganda
, 88

Unemployment insurance

and physical activity
, 246–273

in United States
, 249–251

UNICEF
, 99

Universal Immunization Program (UIP)
, 88

U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS)
, 41, 50, 52, 79, 253, 254

U.S. Census
, 81

US Census Bureau
, 253

U.S. Department of Health and Human Services
, 119

U.S. Justice Department Fact Sheet
, 128

US Panel Study of Income Dynamics (PSID)
, 187–188, 191, 202n4

Utility
, 5, 6, 40, 41, 43–45, 47, 54, 59, 66, 67n3, 82, 144, 149–152, 154, 157, 160, 163, 165–168, 175n19, 248

Utility loss
, 148, 152, 155, 156, 161–162, 164, 175n18

Violent Crime Control and Law Enforcement Act (1994), United States
, 128

Wage income
, 48, 79

Wealth transfer
, 36, 55, 57, 59–67

Wealth-transfer policy
, 36

Welfare analysis
, 145, 148, 150–155, 157, 168, 169, 171–173, 174nn9–10

Welfare reform characterization
, 119–121

World Health Organization (WHO)
, 88