Dr. Buchmueller’s research focuses on the economics of health insurance and related public policy issues. His recent work has examined the relationship between employer-sponsored insurance and labor market outcomes, interactions between the public sector and private insurance markets, and consumer demand for health insurance.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Levy, Helen G, Robert G. Valletta. 2021. Medicaid Expansion and the Unemployed. Journal of Labor Economics 39(S2):S575-S617.
- Levy, Helen G, Buchmueller, Tom, Ayanian, John Z, Grimes, Donald R, Ehrlich, Gabriel . 2020. Macroeconomic Feedback Effects of Medicaid Expansion: Evidence from Michigan. Journal of Health Politics, Policy and Law 45(1):5-48.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Levy, Helen G. 2020. The ACA's Impact On Racial And Ethnic Disparities In Health Insurance Coverage And Access To Care. Health Affairs 39(3):395-402.
- Levy, Helen G, Buchmueller, Tom, Nikpay, Sayeh . 2019. The Impact of Medicaid Expansion on Household Consumption. Eastern Economic Journal 45(26-33):34-57.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Levy, Helen G, Rhodes, Jordan H, Nikpay, Sayeh S. 2019. Heterogeneous Effects of the ACA Medicaid Expansion on Hospital Financial Outcomes. Contemporary Economic Policy 38(1):81-93.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Zawacki, Alice M, Vistnes, Jessica P. 2019. Why are employer-sponsored health insurance premiums higher in the public sector than in the private sector?. Monthly Labor Review :1-19.
- Levy, Helen G, Buchmueller, Tom, Nikpay, Sayeh . 2018. Health Reform and Retirement. The Journals of Gerontology Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences 73(4):713-722. PMCID: PMC6019028.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Carey, Colleen . 2018. The Effect of Prescription Drug Monitoring Programs on Opioid Utilization in Medicare. American Economic Journal: Economic Policy 10(1):77-112.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Goldzahl, Léontine . 2018. The effect of organized breast cancer screening on mammography use: Evidence from France. Health Economics 27(12):1963-1980.
- Buchmueller, Tom, Dumontet, Magali , Dourgnon, Paul , Jusot, Florence , Wittwer, Jerome . 2017. Gatekeeping and the utilization of physician services in France: Evidence on the Medecin traitant reform. Health Policy 121(6):675-682.