Ity Shurtz

Curriculum Vitae


Refereed Journal Publications

The accident externality of driving: Evidence from observance of the Jewish Sabbath in Israel
With Issi Romem
Journal of Urban Economics, 96 (2016): 36-54.

The impact of financing of screening tests on utilization and outcomes: the case of amniocentesis 

With Amnon Brzezinski and Ayala Frumkin
Journal of Health Economics, 48 (2016): 61-73.

Malpractice Law, Physicians' Financial Incentives, and Medical Treatment: How Do They Interact?
Journal of Law and Economics, 57(1) (2014): 1-29.

The impact of medical errors on physician behavior: Evidence from malpractice litigation
Journal of Health Economics, 32(2)  (2013): 331-340.

Working Papers

Physician workload and treatment choice: the case of primary care 
With Alon Eisenberg, Adi Alkalay and Amnon Lahad
Revision requested by the RAND Journal of economics

Social Security, Labor Supply and Health of Older Workers: Quasi-Experimental Evidence from a Large Reform 
With Itay Saporta Eksten and Sarit Weisburd
Revision requested by the Journal of the European Economic Association

Breastfeeding and labor supply of new mothers: evidence from a baby formula hazard realization 
With Limor Hatsor
Submitted, December 2018