The Institute is operationally

   housed within the Cornell
   Population Center
(CPC).
   Upon the completion of the
   MVR ’33 building renovations
   both the CPC and Institute
   will be located together in
   newly renovated space. In
   the meantime, the Institute
   is housed on the 2nd floor
   of the East Corridor in MVR.

Summer Time

Institute on Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities

The Institute for Health Economics, Health Behaviors and Disparities supports and strengthens the intellectual community at Cornell studying topics in the area of health economics, in particular the economics of health behaviors such as smoking, drinking alcohol, diets and sedentary lifestyles that contribute to obesity, drug use, and risky sex. Activities of the Institute include a weekly lunchtime research seminar, course sequences at both the Ph.D. and advanced undergraduate levels, and hosting visiting scholars. The Institute, co-directed by John Cawley and Don Kenkel, is operationally housed within the Cornell Population Center (CPC).