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Recent Publications

Journal of the American Geriatrics Society
Racial and ethnic differences in disease course Medicare expenditures for beneficiaries with dementia
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March 20, 2024
Value in Health
It's time to reconsider the three percent discount rate
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March 8, 2024
Health Affairs Forefront
Are We Valuing Prescription Drugs Appropriately?
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February 5, 2024
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease
Life-Sustaining Treatments Among Medicare Beneficiaries with and without Dementia at the End of Life
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November 21, 2023
Health Policy Open
Variation in Medicaid and commercial coverage of cell and gene therapies
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December 15, 2023
Health Affairs Forefront
The Case For Including Dynamic Drug Pricing In Cost-Effectiveness Analyses Under The IRA
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October 18, 2023
Cost Effectiveness and Resource Allocation
Assessing the impact of grief on quality of life, work productivity, and health outcomes for parents bereaved from SMA: A study protocol
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August 23, 2023
The American Journal of Managed Care
Varied Use of Step Therapy Among Medicare Advantage Plans
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September 12, 2023
The Milbank Quarterly
Improving Food and Drug Administration–Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services Coordination for Drugs Granted Accelerated Approval
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August 29, 2023
Journal of Managed Care and Specialty Pharmacy
Specialty drug coverage varies between health plans’ medical and pharmacy benefit policies
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June 5, 2023
Factors Associated with Biosimilar Exclusions and Step Therapy Restrictions Among US Commercial Health Plans
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April 1, 2023
Value in Health
Developing Criteria for Health Economic Quality Evaluation Tool
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April 15, 2023
STAT News First Opinion
The much-maligned ‘quality-adjusted life year’ is a vital tool for health care policy
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March 22, 2023
Health Affairs Forefront
Publication of Makena negative confirmatory trial had little impact on payer behavior
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January 13, 2023

The CEVR Team

Our team of experienced, dedicated researchers is led by health economists Peter Neumann and Josh Cohen. Together we produce cutting-edge health care cost-effectiveness research.

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Our comprehensive databases provide the information individuals and organizations need to analyze the benefits, risks, and costs of strategies to improve health and health care.