Burton Allen Weisbrod

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1959 …2015
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2010

Endowment for a Rainy Day

Weisbrod, B., 2010, In : Stanford Social Innovation Review. p. 41-47

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It's in the contract: Coaches rewarded for wins

Weisbrod, B. A. & Asch, E. D., Jan 1 2010, In : San Francisco Chronicle.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The Truth About the “Crisis” in Higher Education Finance

Weisbrod, B. A. & Asch, E. D., 2010, In : Change: The Magazine of Higher Education. 42, 1, p. 23-29 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2008
6 Citations (Scopus)
Business activity
Revenue
Nonprofit organization
Profit
Taxation
2007
43 Citations (Scopus)

Do religious nonprofit and for-profit organizations respond differently to financial incentives? The hospice industry

Lindrooth, R. C. & Weisbrod, B. A., Mar 1 2007, In : Journal of Health Economics. 26, 2, p. 342-357 16 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonprofit Organizations
Hospices
Motivation
Industry
Length of Stay
2006
10 Citations (Scopus)

Does "satisfaction" with local public services affect complaints (voice) and geographic mobility (exit)?

Devereux, P. J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Mar 1 2006, In : Public Finance Review. 34, 2, p. 123-147 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

local public
complaint
public service
information content
economic research
2005
20 Citations (Scopus)

Nonprofits with distributional objectives: Price discrimination and corner solutions

Steinberg, R. & Weisbrod, B. A., Dec 1 2005, In : Journal of Public Economics. 89, 11-12, p. 2205-2230 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Price discrimination
Corner solutions
Marginal cost
Cream skimming
Schedule
2004

The Pitfalls of Profits

Weisbrod, B. A., 2004, In : Stanford Social Innovation Review. 2, p. 40

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

2003
73 Citations (Scopus)

Managerial rewards and the behavior of for-profit, governmental, and nonprofit organizations: Evidence from the hospital industry

Ballou, J. P. & Weisbrod, B. A., Sep 1 2003, In : Journal of Public Economics. 87, 9-10, p. 1895-1920 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Industry
Reward
Nonprofit organization
Chief executive officer
Bonuses
2000
216 Citations (Scopus)

Determinants of donations in private nonprofit markets

Okten, C. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 2000, In : Journal of Public Economics. 75, 2, p. 255-272 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Donation
Industry
Fund raising
Revenue
Nonprofit organization
27 Citations (Scopus)

The roles of government and nonprofit suppliers in mixed industries

Kapur, K. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jul 2000, In : Public Finance Review. 28, 4, p. 275-308 34 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

supplier
non-profit-organization
industry
mental disability
type of organization
1999
114 Citations (Scopus)

Managerial compensation and incentives in for-profit and nonprofit hospitals

Roomkin, M. J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Oct 1 1999, In : Journal of Law, Economics, and Organization. 15, 3, p. 750-781 32 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

profit
incentive
Managerial incentives
Managerial compensation
12 Citations (Scopus)

Mixed signals: Public policy and the future of health care R&D

Weisbrod, B. A. & LaMay, C. L., Dec 1 1999, In : Health Affairs. 18, 2, p. 112-125 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public Policy
Technology
Delivery of Health Care
Costs and Cost Analysis
Insurance Coverage
1998
15 Citations (Scopus)

Conversion from nonprofit to for-profit legal status: Why does it happen and should anyone care?

Goddeeris, J. H. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 17, 2, p. 215-233 19 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

legal status
profit
assets
public policy
redistribution
45 Citations (Scopus)

Differential taxation of nonprofits and the commercialization of nonprofit revenues

Cordes, J. J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1998, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 17, 2, p. 195-214 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

commercialization
taxation
revenue
taxes
non-profit-organization
1997
143 Citations (Scopus)
private enterprise
non-profit sector
day care
medical research
nursing home
1993
30 Citations (Scopus)

The supply of volunteer labor: The case of hospitals

Wolff, N., Weisbrod, B. A. & Bird, E. J., Jan 1 1993, In : Nonprofit Management and Leadership. 4, 1, p. 23-45 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Labor
Volunteers
Industry
Labour market
Influencing factors
1992
Incentives
Productivity
Medical care
Resources
Quality-adjusted life years
3 Citations (Scopus)

What does the consumer price index for prescription drugs really measure?

Cleeton, D. L., Goepfrich, V. T. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1992, In : Health Care Financing Review. 13, 3, p. 45-51 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

consumer price
price index
Prescription Drugs
medication
Economics
1991
86 Citations (Scopus)

Competition Between For-Profit and Nonprofit Organizations in Commercial Markets

Schiff, J. & Weisbrod, B., 1991, In : Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics. 62, p. 619-640

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

86 Citations (Scopus)

COMPETITION BETWEEN FOR‐PROFIT AND NONPROFIT ORGANIZATIONS IN COMMERCIAL MARKETS

SCHIFF, J. & WEISBROD, B., Oct 1991, In : Annals of Public and Cooperative Economics. 62, 4, p. 619-640 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

non-profit-organization
profit
market
Nonprofit organization
7 Citations (Scopus)

Tax policy toward non-profit organisations: an eleven-country survey

Weisbrod, B. A. & Mauser, E., May 1 1991, In : Voluntas. 2, 1, p. 3-25 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

tax policy
non-profit-organization
taxes
subsidy
corporate profit
1990
3 Citations (Scopus)

Dimensions of the independent sector

Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1990, In : Nonprofit Management and Leadership. 1, 2, p. 191-194 4 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Medical malpractice, technological change, and learning-by-doing.

Shroder, M. & Weisbrod, B. A., Dec 1 1990, In : Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. 11, p. 185-199 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Diffusion of Innovation
Health Services Research
Malpractice
Theoretical Models
Learning
1989
47 Citations (Scopus)

Rewarding performance that is hard to measure: The private nonprofit sector

Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1989, In : Science. 244, 4904, p. 541-546 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Nonprofit Organizations
Private Sector
Reward
Organizations
1988
1 Citation (Scopus)
Long-Term Care
Economics
Health
Long-Term Care Insurance
Politics
1987
1 Citation (Scopus)

Research issues in economics and mental health.

Weisbrod, B., Dec 1 1987, In : Advances in Health Economics and Health Services Research. 8, p. 303-305 3 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

mental health
economics
206 Citations (Scopus)

Volunteer labor supply

Menchik, P. L. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1987, In : Journal of Public Economics. 32, 2, p. 159-183 25 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Labor supply
Volunteers
Labor
Wages
Income
1986
217 Citations (Scopus)

Demand for collective goods in private nonprofit markets: Can fundraising expenditures help overcome free-rider behavior?

Weisbrod, B. A. & Dominguez, N. D., Jan 1 1986, In : Journal of Public Economics. 30, 1, p. 83-96 14 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Fund raising
Government
Expenditure
Free riders
Influencing factors
1985

America's Health-Care Dilemma

Weisbrod, B. A., 1985, In : Challenge. 28, p. 30-34

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

4 Citations (Scopus)

What we don't know about why health expenditures have soared: Interaction of insurance and technology

Godderis, J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Dec 1 1985, In : Mount Sinai Journal of Medicine. 52, 9, p. 685-691 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Expenditures
Insurance
Technology
5 Citations (Scopus)

When government programs create inequities: A guide to compensation policies

Cordes, J. J. & Weisbrod, B. A., 1985, In : Journal of Policy Analysis and Management. 4, 2, p. 178-195 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

government program
air pollution
costs
economics
Compensation policy
1984
3 Citations (Scopus)

How Does Technological Change Affect Health-Care Expenditures?

Geweke, J. & Weisbrod, B. A., 1984, In : Evaluation Review. 8, p. 75-92

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1983
61 Citations (Scopus)
Mentally Ill Persons
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Costs and Cost Analysis
Art
Research

Nonprofit and Proprietary Sector Behavior: Wage Differentials Among Lawyers

Weisbrod, B. A., 1983, In : Journal of Labor Economics. 1, p. 246-263

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1982
5 Citations (Scopus)

Assets and employment in the nonprofit sector

Weisbrod, B. A., Oct 1982, In : Public Finance Review. 10, 4, p. 403-426 24 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

non-profit sector
assets
federal state
Federal Government
public sector
8 Citations (Scopus)

Clinical evaluation vs. Economic evaluation: The case of a new drug

Geweke, J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Aug 1982, In : Medical Care. 20, 8, p. 821-830 10 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Health Expenditures
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Hospitalization
Pharmaceutical Preparations
Cimetidine

Consumer Interest Litigation: A Case Study of Nader v. Allegheny Airlines

SNOW, ARTHUR. & WEISBROD, BURTON. A., Jan 1 1982, In : Journal of Consumer Affairs. 16, 1, p. 1-22 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

consumer interest
Economic Policy
equity
public policy
regulation

Consumer Interest Litigation: The Case Study of Nader vs. Allegheny Airlines

Snow, A. & Weisbrod, B. A., 1982, In : Journal of Consumer Affiars. 16, p. 1-22

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

7 Citations (Scopus)

Occupational Classification: An Economic Approach

Cain, G. G., Hansen, W. L. & Weisbrod, B. A., 1982, In : Journal of Vocational Behavior. 21, p. 71-98

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

economic approach
Economics
job content
labor market
job seeker

Scholarships, Citations and Salaries: Economic Rewards in Economics

Hamermesh, D. S., Johnson, G. E. & Weisbrod, B. A., 1982, In : Southern Economic Journal. 49, p. 472-481

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1981
34 Citations (Scopus)

Benefit-cost analysis of a controlled experiment: treating the mentally ill.

Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1981, In : The Journal of human resources. 16, 4, p. 523-548 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost benefit analysis
Costs
Experiments
Health
Experiment
3 Citations (Scopus)

Perspectives on the economics of mental health.

McGuire, T. G. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1981, In : The Journal of human resources. 16, 4, p. 494-500 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Cost benefit analysis
Mental Health Services
Health Policy
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Mental Health
1980
241 Citations (Scopus)

Alternative to Mental Hospital Treatment: II. Economic Benefit-Cost Analysis

Weisbrod, B. A., Test, M. A. & Stein, L. I., Apr 1980, In : Archives of general psychiatry. 37, 4, p. 400-405 6 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Psychiatric Hospitals
Cost-Benefit Analysis
Economics
Resource Allocation
Financial Management

Public Interest Law: Collective Action in an International Perspective

Sward, E. & Weisbrod, B., 1980, In : Urban Law and Policy. 3, p. 59-98

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

1979

Distributional Effects of Collective Goods

Weisbrod, B., 1979, In : Policy Analysis. 5, p. 67-95

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

10 Citations (Scopus)

Governmental behavior in response to compensation requirements

Cordes, J. J. & Weisbrod, B. A., Jan 1 1979, In : Journal of Public Economics. 11, 1, p. 47-58 12 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Public agencies
Prediction
Highway construction
Real output
7 Citations (Scopus)

Research on economic education: Is it asking the right questions?

Weisbrod, B. A., May 1 1979, In : American Economic Review. 69, 2, p. 14-21 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Resources
Production process
Costs
Separability
Economic education