Public Health

Available in draft format:

“Strategic Transformation in Public Health: In the Case of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.” Available at SSRN.

Published:

“Effects of Participation and Collaboration on Perceived Effectiveness of Core Public Health Functions,” with Amber H. Sinclair. American Journal of Public Health. 105(8):1638-1645. 2015.

“Separation and Integration in Public Health: Evidence from Organizational Structure in the States,” with Amber Sinclair. Journal of Public Administration Research and Theory. 23(1):55-77. 2013.

“Presidential Rhetoric and Policy Outcomes: The President and the American Struggle with Heroin Abuse,” with Philip Denis. World Medical and Health Policy. 2(3):8. 2010.

Presidential Rhetoric and the Public Agenda: Constructing the War on Drugs, with Jeff Yates. The Johns Hopkins University Press. 2009.

“Race in the War on Drugs: The Social Consequences of Presidential Rhetoric,” with Jeff Yates. Journal of Empirical Legal Studies. 6(4):874-898. 2009.

“The Policy Implications of Economic Reasoning: What We Do Not Know about Moral Hazard in Health Policy.” Evidence & Policy. 4(1):69-73. 2008.

“Improving the Design of Competitive Bidding for Medicare Advantage,” with John H. Cawley. Journal of Health Politics, Policy, and Law. 32(2):317-347. 2007.

“Extra-judicial Decision-making for Drug Safety and Risk Management: Evidence from the FDA,” with Hazel McMullin. Northwestern University Journal of Technology and Intellectual Property. 5(2):250-264. 2007.

“Minority Health in the United States: Why Organization Matters,” with Louis Saddler. The Journal of Law in Society. 8(2):105-120. 2007.

“Ideological Extremism and Public Participation,” with Jeff Yates and Holona L. Ochs. Social Science Quarterly. 87(1):36-54. 2006.

“Designing Competitive Bidding for Medicare,” with John H. Cawley. In Competition, Choice, and Incentives in Government Programs, edited by John M. Kamensky and Albert Morales. Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield Publishers. 2006.

“Policy Signals and Executive Governance: Presidential Rhetoric in the War on Drugs,” with Jeff Yates. Journal of Politics. 65(4):995-1012. 2003.

“Volunteerism and Social Capital in Policy Implementation: Evidence from the Long-Term Care Ombudsman Program,” with Jeff Yates. Journal of Aging & Social Policy. 14(3/4):61-73. 2003.