Faculty Affiliates

Name Key areas of interest
Rosemary Avery
Rosemary Avery webpage
Rosemary Avery email
adolescents; at-risk children or youth; foster care; child welfare; consumer behavior; pharmaceutical advertising; regulation

Chris Barrett
Chris Barrett webpage
Chris Barrett email

poverty, food policy, international development, malnutrition, infectious disease
Nicolas Bottan
Assistant Professor
Nicolas Bottan webpage
Nicolas Bottan email
public economics, behavioral economics, labor economics
Colleen Carey
Assistant Professor
Colleen Carey webpage
eColleen Carey email
regulation and subsidization in health insurance markets; demand for pharmaceuticals
Julie Carmalt
Lecturer & Associate Director
health demography; obesity; health behaviors
John Cawley
Professor & Director
John Cawley webpage
John Cawley email
health economics; economics of risky health behaviors, economics of obesity
Rachel Dunifon
Dean of the College of Human Ecology
Rachel Dunifon webpage
Rachel Dunifon email

child development and well-being; family policy; parental investments; family relationships

Maria Fitzpatrick
Associate Professor & Director CIPA
Maria Fitzpatrick webpage
Maria Fitzpatrick email
public economics; labor economics; child education
David Just
Associate Professor
David Just webpage
David Just email
behavioral economics; overeating; child nutrition
Don Kenkel
Professor & Director
Don Kenkel webpage
Don Kenkel email
health economics; public health; tobacco control; cost-benefit analysis
Hyuncheol Bryant Kim
Assistant Professor
Hyuncheol Bryant Kim webpage
Hyuncheol Bryant Kim email
health; development; and public economic; impact of and behavioral responses to social intervention programs
Tashara Leak
Assistant Professor
Tashara Leak webpage
Tashara Leak email
child and adolescent nutrition; poverty; health disparities; obesity; public health
Pauline Leung
Assistant Professor
Pauline Leung webpage
Pauline Leung email
labor economics and public finance
Jing Li
Assistant Professor
Jing Li webpage
Jing Li email
economic determinants of cigarette smoking and obesity
Michael Lovenheim
Associate Professor & Economics Department Chair
Michael Lovenheim webpage
Michael Lovenheim email
economics of education; local taxation and regulation; cigarette and alcohol taxes and regulation on health outcomes
Alan Mathios
Alan Mathios webpage
Alan Mathios email
advertising, food and drug administration, federal trade commission, health outcomes, health disparities, cigarettes, tobacco, pharmaceuticals, direct-to-consumer advertising, cigarette taxes
Douglas McKee
Senior Lecturer
Douglas McKee webpage
Douglas McKee email
dynamics of health, health in developing countries, intergenerational transmission
Vida Maralani
Associate Professor
Vida Maralani webpage
Vida Maralani email
smoking, obesity, population health, health disparities
Douglas Miller
Associate Chair PAM & Professor
Douglas Miller webpage
Douglas Miller email
economic environment and health; infant health
Sean Nicholson
Professor & Director Sloan
Sean Nicholson webpage
Sean Nicholson email
health economics
Sunita Sah
Assistant Professor
Sunita Sah email
judgment and decision-making, advice, conflicts of interest, disclosure, bias, influence, ethics
Seth Sanders
Seth Sanders email
Zhuan Pei
Assistant Professor
Zhuan Pei webpage
Zhuan Pei email
labor economics, applied econometrics, social and employment programs
David Sahn
Professor & Director
David Sahn webpage
David Sahn email
health economics, nutrition and poverty
Nicholas Sanders
Assistant Professor
Nicholas Sanders webpage
Nicholas Sanders email
environmental economics, labor economics, environmental policy and health

William Schpero

health economics; Medicaid policy; health care safety net

Mallika Thomas
Assistant Professor
Mallika Thomas webpage
Mallika Thomas email
labor economics, family economics, economics of information, dynamic contracts
Jermaine Toney
Assistant Professor
Jermaine Toney webpage
Jermaine Toney email

applied microeconometrics, household finance, health economics

Hua Wang
Research Associate
Hua Wang webpage
Hua Wang email
health economics
Nathan Chi-Chung Yang
Assistant Professor
Nathan Yang webpage
Nathan Yang email
behavioral analytics, (mobile) health and wellness
Nicholas Ziebarth
Assistant Professor
Nicholas Ziebarth webpage
Nicholas Ziebarth email
health economics, labor economics, applied microeconomics

Graduate Affiliates

Name key area of interest
Anne Burton
Anne Burton webpage
Anne Burton email
health behaviors, economics of crime, and public finance
Jee-Hun Choi
Jee-Hun Choi webpage
Jee-Hun Choi email
health economics, industrial Organization, interactions between public and private health insurance
Michael Daly
Michael Daly webpage
Michael Daly email

health economics, health services, inequality and labor economics

Amanda Eng
Amanda Eng webpage
Amanda Eng email
public finance, labor economics, health economics
Katelyn Heath
Katelyn Heath webpage
Katelyn Heath email
education, disability, and inequality
Zihan Hu
Zihan Hu webpage
Zihan Hu email
labor economics in the developing world, long-term and short-term effects of nutrition status
Megan Hyland
Megan Hyland webpage
Megan Hyland email
health policy, health care systems, aging

Eva Rye Johansen
Eva Rye Johansen webpage
Eva Rye Johansen email

economics of risky health behaviors, economics of education, family economics
Pamela Meyerhofer
health behaviors, economics of education, family demography, applied microeconomics
Amani Moin
Amani Moin webpage
Amani Moin email
health economics, health behavior, and development 
Andrea Monge health economics, access to healthcare, health systems, global health

Grace Phillips
Grace Phillip webpage
Grace Phillip email

economics of crime, public economics, and labor economics
Stephanie Schauder
Stephanie Schauder email
health behaviors, health care, and health insurance markets

Stephenson Strobel
Stephenson Strobel webpage
Stephenson Strobel email

health economics, public economics, physician behavior, poverty and health
Revathy Suryanarayana
Revathy Suryanarayana webpage
Revathy Suryanarayana email
health economics, risk behaviours, crime
Lucy Xiaolu Wang
Lucy Xiaolu Wang email
physicians, bio-pharmaceuticals, technology and innovation
Katherine Wen
Katherine Wen webpage
Katherine Wen email
health economics, health insurance

Jun Hyun Yun
Jun Hyun Yun email

public finance, health economics, labor economics

Alumni Affiliates

Fenaba Addo
Fenaba Addo webpage
Fenaba Addo email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2012
Assistant Professor, Consumer Science, School of Human Ecology, University of Wisconsin-Madison
racial health disparities, population health
Mabel Andalon Lopez
Mabel Andalon Lopez email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2009
Research Fellow, Department of Economics, University of Melbourne, Australia
health behaviors
Kerwin Charles
Kerwin Charles email
Ph.D. ILR, Cornell University, 1996
Edwin A. and Betty L. Bergman Distinguished Service Professor, Harris School of Public Policy, University of Chicago
disability, work-limitations, family adjustment and health, racial health disparity, subjective well being
Xi Chen
Xi Chen webpage
Xi Chen email
Ph.D. Applied Economics, Cornell University, 2012
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Policy and Management, Yale University
health economics, health policy
Kai-Wen Cheng
Kai-Wen Cheng email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2010
Post-doctoral Fellow, Center for Tobacco Control Research and Education, University of California, San Francisco
health economics, health policy
Anna Choi
Anna Choi email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2015
Young Professionals Programme, OECD, Paris
health behaviors
Shooshan Danagoulian
Shooshan Danagoulian webpage
Shooshan Danagoulian email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2014
Assistant Professor, Wayne State University, Department of Economics
health economics, applied microeconomics, econometrics
Daniel Grossman
Daniel Grossman webpage
Daniel Grossman email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2015
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, West Virginia University
health economics, health behaviors, and health behaviors of chronically ill populations
Gulcin Gumus
Gulcin Gumus email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2002
Associate Professor, Florida Atlantic University
health insurance, public health, traffic safety
Nabanita Datta Gupta
Nabanita Datta Gupta webpage
Nabanita Datta Gupta email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 1992
Professor, Department of Economics and Business Economics, Aarhus University, Denmark
labor economics, health economics, health behaviors, education and health, health and the labor market, health, aging and retirement, development economics
Anna Hill
Anna Hill email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2014
Economist, Mathematica Policy Research
health behaviors, Medicaid
Elaine Hill
Elaine Hill webpage
Elaine Hill email
Ph.D. AEM, Cornell University, 2014
Assistant Professor, University of Rochester, School of Medicine
fetal origins hypothesis; health over the life course; causal impacts of resource extraction and infant health; links between health at birth and cognitive development
Julie Hotchkiss
Julie Hotchkiss webpage
Julie Hotchkiss email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 1989
Research Economist and Senior Adviser, Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta
labor market outcomes affected by health choices and disparities
Lawrence Jin
Lawrence Jin webpage
Lawrence Jin email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018
Assistant Professor, National University of Singapore
Behavioral and health economics, experimental economics, public policy
Todd Jones
Todd Jones webpage
Todd Jones email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018
Postdoctoral research associate in Economics Department at Georgia State University
Economics of education, labor economics, and applied microeconomics.
Feng Liu
Feng Liu email

Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2007
Assistant Professor, School of Economics, Shanghai University of Finance and Economics, China
health economics, physician behavior, health policy, experimental economics

Jeff Larrimore
Jeff Larrimore webpage
Jeff Larrimore email
PhD. Economics, Cornell University, 2010
Economist, Joint Committee on Taxation of the US Congress
health economics, health disparities, public health policy, health insurance subsidies
Sean Lyon
Sean Lyon email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2017
Analyst at Congressional Budget Office
quantitative data analytics pertaining to health care economics and program evaluation
Kurt Lavetti
Kurt Lavetti webpage
Kurt Lavettiemail
PhD. Economics, Cornell University, 2011
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, The Ohio State University
health economics, labor economics
Aparna Lhila
Aparna Lhila webpage
Aparna Lhila email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2007
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Central Michigan University
health economics, prenatal behavior, maternal and infant health, racial disparities and child health
Daniel Ludwinski
Daniel Ludwinski webpage
Daniel Ludwinski email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2017
Visiting Assistant Professor Department of Economics, Colgate University
health economics, industrial organization, antitrust
J. Catherine Maclean
J. Catherine Maclean email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2012
Assistant Professor, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
medical ethics, health policy
Chad Meyerhoefer
Chad Meyerhoefer webpage
Chad Meyerhoefer email
Ph.D. Applied Economics and Management, Cornell University, 2002
Associate Professor, Department of Economics, Lehigh University
health economics, health and nutrition policy
Corbin Miller
Corbin Miller webpage
Corbin Miller email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018
Office of Tax Analysis, U.S. Department of Treasury
Public Economics, Health Economics, and Economics of Education.
Joseph Price
Joseph Price email
Ph. D. Economics, Cornell University, 2007
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, Brigham Young University
health economics, childhood eating habits, education levels and medical information
Joshua Price
Joshua Price webpage
Joshua Price email

Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2010
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, University of Texas, Arlington
health economics, economics of education, sports economics

Sarah Prenovitz
Sarah Prnovitz webpage
Sarah Prnovitz email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018

Health economics, labor economics, economics of education.

Sharmini Radakrishnan
Sharmini Radakrishnan email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University, 2014
Economist, Abt Associates
health behaviors, health over the life course, links between health and labor market outcomes
Daniel Rees
Daniel Rees webpage
Daniel Rees email

Ph. D. Labor Economics, Cornell University, 1992
Professor, Department of Economics, University of Colorado, Denver
health economics, labor economics

Joseph Sabia
Joseph Sabia webpage
Joseph Sabia email
Ph. D. Economics, Cornell University, 2004
Assistant Professor, Department of Economics, San Diego State University
health economics
Max Schmeiser
Max Schmeiser webpage
Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2008
Economist, Consumer Education and Research, Federal Reserve Board of Governors
health policy, health economics
Andrew Sfekas
Andrew Sfekas email
Ph. D. Economics, Cornell University, 2005
Assistant Professor, The Fox School of Business, Temple University
hospital quality, patient safety, competition in hospital markets, cigarette marketing, and smoking behavior
Asia Sikora
Asia Sikora webpage
Asia Sikora email
Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2011
Assistant Professor, Department of Health Promotion, Social & Behavioral Health, University of Nebraska Medical Center
health economics, health policy, aging, dementia, obesity
Matthew Sweeney
Matthew Sweeney webpage
Matthew Sweeney email
Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2011
Researcher, Mathematica Policy Research, Cambridge, MA
health economics, health policy

Jeff Swigert
Jeff Swigert webpage
Jeff Swigert email

Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2019
mental health, value added models in health care, addiction, risky health behaviors
Nicholas Tilipman
Nicholas Tilipman webpage
Nicholas Tilipman email
Ph.D. Economics, Cornell University 2017
Assistant Professor of Health Policy and Administration, School of Public Health, University of Illinois at Chicago
intersection of health economics, health policy, and industrial organization
Parker Wilde
Parker Wilde webpage
Parker Wilde email
Ph.D. Agricultural Economics, Cornell University, 1998
Associate Professor Friedman School of Nutrition Science and Policy, Tufts University
U.S. food and nutrition policy, nutrition assistance programs, food retail environment, economics of food choices
Barton Willage
Barton Willage webpage
Barton Willage email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018
Office of Tax Analysis, U.S. Department of Treasury
Health Economics, Public Economics, and Empirical Methods.
Ning Zhang Ph. D. PAM, Cornell University, 2009
Assistant Professor, School of Medicine and Dentistry, University of Rochester
public health interventions on diseases and health behaviors such as obesity and alcohol drinking, health promotion in at risk populations
Xing 'Sherry' Zhang
Xing 'Sherry' Zhang webpage
Xing 'Sherry' Zhang email
Ph.D. PAM, Cornell University, 2018
NICHD postdoctoral fellow at the University of Wisconsin
Family demography, race and ethnicity, health, and inequality.


Selected Visiting Scholars

Name Association
Tania Andreyeva
Tania Andreyeva email
Visiting Scholar, February 10-13, and December 2, 2013.
Director of Economic Initiatives at the Rudd Center for Food Policy & Obesity at Yale University
Daniel Avdic
Daniel Avdic email
Visiting Scholar, November 26-30, 2012.
Uppsala University, and The Institute for Labour Market Policy Evaluation (IFAU), Sweden
Ana Balsa
Ana Balsa webpage
Ana Balsa email
Visiting Scholar, April 4-7, 2016
Universidad de Montevideo, Uruguay
Adam Biener
Adam Biener email
Visiting Scholar, August 11-14, 2014.
Field of Economics, Lehigh University
Pietro Biroli
Pietro Biroli webpage
Pietro Biroli email
Visiting Scholar, June 1-3, 2015.
Sept 2015: University of Zurich, Switzerland
Deborah Cobb-Clark
Deborah Cobb-Clark webpage
Deborah Cobb-Clark email
Visiting Scholar, October, 2016.
Professor of Economics, University of Sydney
Meltem Daysal
Meltem Daysal webpage
Meltem Daysal email
Visiting Scholar, June 2-9, 2012.
University of Southern Denmark
Dhaval Dave
Dhaval Dave webpage
Dhaval Dave email
Visiting Scholar, March 12-16, 2012.
Bentley University, Waltham, MA
Davide Dragone
Davide Dragone webpage
Davide Dragone email
Visiting Scholar, October 28-November 8, 2013.
University of Bologna, Italy
Hayley Fisher
Hayley Fisher webpage
Hayley Fisher email
Visiting Scholar, May 1-16 2015.
University of Sydney, Australia
Abigail Friedman
Abigail Friedman email
Visiting Scholar, May 12-16 2013.
Harvard University, Cambridge, MA
David Frisvold
David Frisvold webpage
David Frisvold email
Visiting Scholar, October 1-5, 2012.
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Osea Giuntella
Osea Giuntella webpage
Osea Giuntella email
Visiting Scholar, April 11-13, 2016.
University of Oxford, UK
Ezra Golberstein
Ezra Golberstein webpage
Ezra Golberstein email
Visiting Scholar, April 14-18, 2013
University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN
Sarah Gollust
Sarah Gollust webpage
Sarah Gollust email
Visiting Scholar, April 14-18, 2013
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation, New York, NY
Jane Greve
Jane Greve email
Visiting Scholar, Jun 26, July 1, 2011
Rockwool Institute, Denmark
Lorens Helmchen
Lorens Helmchen email
Visiting Scholar, April 25-28, 2012
George Mason University, VA
Jason Hockenberry
Jason Hockenberry email
Visiting Scholar, September 22-25, 2013
Emory University, GA
Dave Marcotte
Dave Marcotte webpage
Dave Marcotte email
Visiting Scholar, November 18-22, 2013.
Professor and Chair, Department of Public Administration and Policy Department of Public Administration and Policy, American University 
Chad Meyerhofer
Chad Meyerhofer webpage
Chad Meyerhofer email
Visiting Scholar, October 5-9, 2015.
Professor of Economics, Lehigh University, Pennsylvania
Sarah M. Miller Visiting Scholar, October 7-11, 2013.
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation Health Policy Research Scholar, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor
Timothy Moore
Timothy Moore webpage
Timothy Moore email

Visiting Scholar, September 25-30, 2011
University of Maryland

Lien Nguyen

Visiting Fellow, June 20-August 26, 2011
National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland
Center for Health and Social Economics

Lisbeth Nielsen
Lisbeth Nielsen email
Visiting Scholar, September 8-October 28, 2011
SFI, The Danish National Centre for Social Research, Denmark
Michelle Queally Visiting Scholar, October - December, 2016
National University of Ireland, Galway
Heather Royer
Heather Royer email
Visiting Scholar, October 18-24, 2011
University of California at Santa Barbara
Peter Savelyev
Peter Savelyev webpage
Visiting Scholar, April 9-12, 2012
Vanderbilt University
M. Belen Sbrancia
M. Belen Sbrancia email
Visiting Scholar, September 25-30, 2011
University of Maryland
Mark Stehr
Mark Stehr webpage
Mark Stehr email
Visiting Scholar, September 25-30, 2011
Drexel University
Nathan Tefft
Nathan Tefft webpage
Nathan Tefft email

Visiting Scholar, March-April 7, 2012
University of Washington

Mircea Trandafir
Mircea Trandafir email

Visiting Scholar, June 2-9, 2012
Universite de Sherbrooke, Quebec

Hans van Kippersluis
Hans van Kippersluis webpage
Hans van Kippersluis email

Visiting Scholar, May 9-22, 2014
Erasmus School of Economics, Rotterdam, The Netherlands

Laura Wherry
Laura Wherry webpage
Laura Wherry email

Visiting Scholar, March 25-29, 2013
Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

Myra Yazbeck
Myra Yazbeck webpage
Myra Yazbeck email

Visiting Scholar, mid April to mid June 2015
University of Queensland, Australia