Jeffrey DeSimone

Associate Professor of Economics
Marketing, Industrial Distribution & Economics
University of Alabama at Birmingham, US

Fields of interest

Health economics
Education economics
Labor economics
Population economics

Recent publications

Suicide and the Social Security Early Retirement Age, Contemporary Economic Policy, forthcoming.

Child Access Prevention Laws and Non-Fatal Gun Injuries, (with Sara Markowitz & Jing Xu), Southern Economic Journal, July 2013, 80(1), pp. 5–25.

Sexual Violence against Women and Labor Market Outcomes, (with Joe Sabia & Angela Dills), American Economic Review, May 2013, 103(3), pp. 274–278.

Has the European Union Achieved a Single Pharmaceutical Market? (with Aysegul Timur & Gabriel Picone), International Journal of Health Care Finance & Economics, December 2011, 11(4), pp. 223–244.

Drinking and Academic Performance in High School, Applied Economics, May 2010, 42(12), pp. 1481–1497.

Fraternity Membership and Drinking Behavior, Economic Inquiry, April 2009, 47(2), pp. 337–350.

Fraternity Membership and Binge Drinking, Journal of Health Economics, September 2007, 26(5), pp. 950–967.