Paul Schrimpf

Associate Professor
phone 604 822 5360
location_on Iona Building 107

Research Area

About

I am an associate professor at the Vancouver School of Economics. My research is in both theoretical and applied econometrics. I am currently working on projects about dynamic games, partial identification, and insurance.

I obtained my Ph.D. from MIT in Cambridge, MA, USA.


Research

CURRENT WORK

Identification and Estimation of Production Functions with Unobserved Heterogeneity. (with Hiroyuki Kasahara and Michio Suzuki)

Bunching at the kink: implications for spending responses to health insurance contracts. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein)

Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Games with Continuous States and Controls.

Estimation of Best Linear Approximations to Set Identified Functions. (with Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Victor Chernozhukov, and Francesca Molinari)


PUBLICATIONS

Beyond statistics: the economic content of risk scores. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, and Ray Kluender)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 8(2), April 2016.

The Response of Drug Expenditure to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D. with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein), The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 130(2), May 2015, 841-899.

Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Stephen Ryan, and Mark Cullen), American Economic Review, 103(1): 178-219 (February 2013).

Optimal Mandates and the Welfare Cost of Asymmetric Information: Evidence From the U.K. Annuity Market. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein.), Econometrica, 78(3), 1031-1092, May (2010).


Paul Schrimpf

Associate Professor
phone 604 822 5360
location_on Iona Building 107

I am an associate professor at the Vancouver School of Economics. My research is in both theoretical and applied econometrics. I am currently working on projects about dynamic games, partial identification, and insurance.

I obtained my Ph.D. from MIT in Cambridge, MA, USA.

CURRENT WORK

Identification and Estimation of Production Functions with Unobserved Heterogeneity. (with Hiroyuki Kasahara and Michio Suzuki)

Bunching at the kink: implications for spending responses to health insurance contracts. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein)

Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Games with Continuous States and Controls.

Estimation of Best Linear Approximations to Set Identified Functions. (with Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Victor Chernozhukov, and Francesca Molinari)


PUBLICATIONS

Beyond statistics: the economic content of risk scores. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, and Ray Kluender)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 8(2), April 2016.

The Response of Drug Expenditure to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D. with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein), The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 130(2), May 2015, 841-899.

Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Stephen Ryan, and Mark Cullen), American Economic Review, 103(1): 178-219 (February 2013).

Optimal Mandates and the Welfare Cost of Asymmetric Information: Evidence From the U.K. Annuity Market. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein.), Econometrica, 78(3), 1031-1092, May (2010).

Paul Schrimpf

Associate Professor
phone 604 822 5360
location_on Iona Building 107

I am an associate professor at the Vancouver School of Economics. My research is in both theoretical and applied econometrics. I am currently working on projects about dynamic games, partial identification, and insurance.

I obtained my Ph.D. from MIT in Cambridge, MA, USA.

CURRENT WORK

Identification and Estimation of Production Functions with Unobserved Heterogeneity. (with Hiroyuki Kasahara and Michio Suzuki)

Bunching at the kink: implications for spending responses to health insurance contracts. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein)

Identification and Estimation of Dynamic Games with Continuous States and Controls.

Estimation of Best Linear Approximations to Set Identified Functions. (with Arun G. Chandrasekhar, Victor Chernozhukov, and Francesca Molinari)


PUBLICATIONS

Beyond statistics: the economic content of risk scores. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, and Ray Kluender)
American Economic Journal: Applied Economics, 8(2), April 2016.

The Response of Drug Expenditure to Non-Linear Contract Design: Evidence from Medicare Part D. with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein), The Quarterly Journal of Economics, 130(2), May 2015, 841-899.

Selection on Moral Hazard in Health Insurance. (with Liran Einav, Amy Finkelstein, Stephen Ryan, and Mark Cullen), American Economic Review, 103(1): 178-219 (February 2013).

Optimal Mandates and the Welfare Cost of Asymmetric Information: Evidence From the U.K. Annuity Market. (with Liran Einav and Amy Finkelstein.), Econometrica, 78(3), 1031-1092, May (2010).