Kyoungrae (Jeah) Jung

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Associate Professor of Health Policy and Administration

Contact Information

601E Donald H. Ford Building
The Pennsylvania State University
University Park PA 16802


(fax) 814-863-2905


B.S., 1995, Pharmacy, Seoul National University
M.P.H. 1999, Health Policy, Seoul National University
Ph.D., 2007, Health Services Research and Policy, University of Minnesota

Teaching Interests

Health Care Financing and Policy, Research Methods, Health Insurance

Research Interests

Prescription drug policy, Consumer Information, Provider Incentives, Medicare Policy, and Quality of Care

Selected Publications

Jung, K., Feldman, R., McBean, M., “Demand for Prescription Drugs under Non-linear Pricing in Medicare Part D,” International Journal of Health Care Finance and Economics, 2014 Mar;14(1):19-40

Jung, K., Polsky, D., “Competition and Quality in Home Health Care Markets,” Health Economics, 2014 Mar; 23(3): 298-313

Bhandari, N., Shi, Y., Jung, K., “Online Health Information Seeking and Barriers to Access to Health Care,” forthcoming Journal of the American Medical Informatics Association

Jung, K., Feldman, R., McBean, M., “Nonlinear Pricing in Drug Benefits and Medication Utilization: The Case of Statin Compliance in Medicare Part D,” Health Services Research [Epub in December 2013 ahead of print].

Lim, D-Y., Jung, K., Shi., Y., “The Use of Antidepressants: Medicare Part D and National Trends” Psychiatric Services, 64(10):1038-1042. (October 2013)

Jung, K., Feldman, R., “Public Reporting and Market-Area Exit Decisions by Home Health Agencies,” Medicare & Medicaid Research Review, 2:4 (December 2012), pp. 1-18

Feldman, R., Jung, K., “Testing the Hirshleifer-Riley Model: The Values of Information Sources for a Future Hospital Stay,” Journal of Consumer Policy, 35:3 (2012), pp. 355-371

Jung, K., Feldman, R., Scanlon, D., “Where Would You Go for Your Next Hospitalization?,” Journal of Health Economics, 30 (2011), pp. 832– 841

Jung, K., “Incentives for Voluntary Disclosure of Quality Information in HMO markets,” Journal of Risk and Insurance, 77:1 (2010), pp. 183-210

Jung, K., Moon, O. Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Pharmacological Treatments for Hyper-cholesterolemia, Korean Journal of Health Policy & Administration, vol. 9, No. 3, 1999, 70-94 

Curriculum Vitae

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Strategic Themes

  • Health Care Systems