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Research interests include the growth and impact of managed care in hospital and physician markets, the design of healthcare reimbursement systems, healthcare antitrust, and health insurance reform.
David Dranove, Richard Lindrooth, William D. White and Jack Zwanziger “Is the Impact of Managed Care on Hospital Prices Decreasing?” Journal of Health Economics. (2008) 27:2 362-376. [abstract]
Levine JM, Brown KE, Chawarski M, Fiellin DA, White WD, Sledge WH. “Major depression and recent physical or sexual abuse increase readmissions among high-utilizing primary care patients.” Mental Health in Family Medicine (2008) 5:1, 23-28. [paper]
Bradley EH, Cherlin E, Busch SH, Epstein A, Helfand B, White WD, “Adopting a Competency-Based Model: Mapping Curricula and Assessing Student Progress” Journal of Health Administration Education (2008) 25:1 37-51. [paper]
White, WD “Consumer Directed Health Plans, Managed Care, and Future Directions in the Organization of Health Care Payment Systems” in Finkel, M.L. (ed). Perspectives in Public Health: Challenges for the 21st Century. Westport, CT: Praeger Press. 2011.
Sam Kleiner, Sean Lyons and William White, “Provider Concentration in Markets for Physician Services for Patients with Traditional Medicare” Health Management, Policy and Innovation, 1(1) 3-18 (2012)