Michael D. Frakes
School of Law
210 Science Drive
Durham, NC 27708
NBER Program Affiliations:
NBER Affiliation: Research Associate
Institutional Affiliation: Duke University
NBER Working Papers and Publications
|July 2020||Investing in Ex Ante Regulation: Evidence from Pharmaceutical Patent Examination|
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|July 2019||Is Great Information Good Enough? Evidence from Physicians as Patients|
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|July 2018||Defensive Medicine: Evidence from Military Immunity|
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Published: Michael Frakes & Jonathan Gruber, 2019. "Defensive Medicine: Evidence from Military Immunity," American Economic Journal: Economic Policy, vol 11(3), pages 197-231.
|December 2017||Knowledge Spillovers and Learning in the Workplace: Evidence from the U.S. Patent Office|
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|May 2017||The Effect of Malpractice Law on Physician Supply: Evidence from Negligence-Standard Reforms|
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Published: Michael D. Frakes & Matthew B. Frank & Seth A. Seabury, 2019. "The Effect of Malpractice Law on Physician Supply: Evidence from Negligence-Standard Reforms," Journal of Health Economics, .
|December 2016||Procrastination in the Workplace: Evidence from the U.S. Patent Office|
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|July 2014||Is the Time Allocated to Review Patent Applications Inducing Examiners to Grant Invalid Patents?: Evidence from Micro-Level Application Data|
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Published: Michael D. Frakes & Melissa F. Wasserman, 2017. "Is the Time Allocated to Review Patent Applications Inducing Examiners to Grant Invalid Patents? Evidence from Microlevel Application Data," The Review of Economics and Statistics, vol 99(3), pages 550-563.
|January 2014||Does Medical Malpractice Law Improve Health Care Quality?|
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Published: Michael Frakes & Anupam B. Jena, 2016. "Does medical malpractice law improve health care quality?," Journal of Public Economics, vol 143, pages 142-158.
|July 2005||Does Falling Smoking Lead to Rising Obesity?|
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Published: Gruber, Jonathan and Michael Frakes. "Does Falling Smoking Lead To Rising Obesity?," Journal of Health Economics, 2006, v25(2,Mar), 183-197.