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John Bowblis

Professor

Economics


Profile

Academic Background

  • Ph.D. Rutgers University, Economics, 2008
  • M.A. Rutgers University, Economics, 2004
  • B.S. King's College, Economics, 2002

Academic & Professional Experience

  • Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Farmer School of Business, Miami University (2019-Present)
  • Research Fellow, Scripps Gerontology Center, Miami University (2010-Present).
  • Associate Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Farmer School of Business, Miami University (2014-2019).
  • Endres Associate Professor Fellow, Farmer School of Business, Miami University (2017-2019).
  • Assistant Professor of Economics, Department of Economics, Farmer School of Business, Miami University (2008-2014).
  • Research Economist, Princeton Economics Group (2007-2008).
  • Instructor, Department of Economics, Rutgers University (2003-2008).
  • Graduate Research Assistant, Institute for Health and Health Care Policy and Aging Research, Rutgers University (2003-2008).

Recent Publications

  • Occupational Licensing of Social Services and Nursing Home Quality: A Regression Discontinuity Approach. Bowblis JR, Smith A. Industrial and Labor Relations Review, in press.
  • The Impact of Long-Term Care Ombudsman Presence on Nursing Home Survey Deficiencies. Berish D, Bornstein J, Bowblis JR. JAMDA, in press.
  • Cost-effective Adjustments to Nursing Home Staffing to Improve Quality. Bowblis JR, Roberts A. Medical Care Research and Review, in press
  • The Principal-Agent Problem and Owner-Managers: An Instrumental Variables Application to Nursing Home Quality. 2018. Huang S, Bowblis JR. Health Economics 27(11): 1653-1669.
  • The Impact of Nurse Turnover on Quality of Care and Mortality in Nursing Homes: Evidence from the Great Recession. 2018. Akosa Antwi Y, Bowblis JR. American Journal of Health Economics 4(2): 131-161.
  • CMS Strategies to Reduce Antipsychotic Drug Use in Nursing Home Patients with Dementia Show Some Progress. 2017. Lucas J, Bowblis JR. Health Affairs 36(7): 1299-1308.
  • How Does Medicaid Reimbursement Impact Nursing Home Quality? The Impact of Small Anticipatory Changes. 2017. Bowblis JR, Applebaum R. Health Services Research 52(5): 1729-1748.

Professional Interests

  • Research: Applied Microeconometrics, Industrial Organization, Health Economics, Antitrust
  • Teaching: Econometrics, Industrial Organization, Antitrust, and Health Economics

Biography

Courses

  • FALL 2019
  • ECO 311 B MW 8:30-9:50, FSB 1006
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Contact Information

Office Hours

  • MW 7:30-8:15 AM
  • M 10:00-10:45

Links

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