Martin Andersen

Associate Professor


Pronouns: He/Him/His

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Ph.D. Health Policy, Economics Concentration, Harvard University, 2012
M.P.H., Health Policy, Yale University, 2007
B.A., Mathematics, Columbia University 2001

Recent Research & Publications


Andersen, M. S. (Forthcoming) Utilization Management in the Medicare Part D Program and Prescription Drug Utilization. Forum for Health Economics and Policy.

Andersen, M. S., Bento, A. I., Basu, A., Marsicano, C., & Simon, K. (2022). College openings in the United States increase mobility and COVID-19 incidence. PLOS ONE.

Andersen M.S. , Pant A (2022) Effects of Utilization Management on Health Outcomes: Evidence from urinary tract infections and community-acquired pneumonia. Expert Review of Pharmacoeconomics and Outcomes Research

Harper, K., Moshier, S., Larew, S., Andersen, M., Wisco, B., Mahoney, C., Keane, T., Marx, B. (2022) Prospective Examination of Healthcare Costs Associated with PTSD Diagnosis and Symptom Severity Among Veterans. Journal of Traumatic Stress

Andersen, M. S., Lorenz V., Pant, A., Bray, J. W., Alexander, G. C. (2022) Association of Prescription Opioid Utilization Management with Opioid Prescribing, Fatal and Non-Fatal Overdose. American Journal of Managed Care

Nguyen, T., Gupta, S., Andersen, M., Bento, A., Simon, K., Wing, C. (2021) Impacts of State Reopening Policy on Human Mobility. Southern Economic Journal

Andersen, M. S. (2018). Effects of Medicare coverage for the chronically ill on health insurance, utilization, and mortality: Evidence from coverage expansions affecting people with end-stage renal disease. Journal of Health Economics, 60, 75–89.

Working Papers

Andersen, M., Bryan, S., & Slusky, D. (2020). COVID-19 Surgical Abortion Restriction Did Not Reduce Visits to Abortion Clinics (No. w28058). National Bureau of Economic Research.

Andersen, M., Maclean, J. C., Pesko, M. F., & Simon, K. I. Effect of a Federal Paid Sick Leave Mandate on Working and Staying at Home: Evidence from Cellular Device Data (NBER WP 27138)

Andersen, M.S. Early Evidence on Social Distancing in Response to COVID-19 in the United States.