Academic interests

Health economics, health policy, economic evaluation, experimental economics

Awards

RESEARCH AWARD: Sir Alec Cairncross prize awarded by the Scottish Economic Society (SES) for the best paper presented by a young economist at the SES annual conference, 1999 CURRENT GRANTS & CONTRACTS: 1."Medicaid Medical Advisory Cabinet." Principal Investigator: Steve Downs, M.D. (My role: co-investigator) Funding Source--Office of Medicaid Policy and Planning (Indiana State) 2. "Indiana University Behavioral and Social Science Integrated Curriculum." PI: Deb Litzelman, M.D. (My role: co-investigator Funding Source--National Institutes of Health (NIH). 3. "Indiana Cancer Pain and Depression Study." Principal Investigator: Kurt Kroenke, M.D. (My role: co-investigator) Funding Source--NIH (National Cancer Institute).

Publications

ECONOMICS JOURNALS: American Economic Review, Journal of Health Economics, Economics Letters, Health Economics, Scottish Journal of Political Economy, Applied Economics, Journal of Economic Psychology

HEALTH SERVICES JOURNALS: Social Science and Medicine, Journal of Rehabilitation Research and Development, Health Care Management Science, General Hospital Psychiatry.

Service

Grant Reviewer: National Institutes of Health (NIH); Centers for Disease Control (CDC); Environmental Protection Agency (EPA); Social Science and Humanities Research Council (Canada); Member, Nottingham Health Priority Panel 1999-2000; Co-editor, Journal of Agricultural Economics 2000-2001; Referee for numerous journals, including the American Economic Review, Journal of Health Economics, Health Economics, Journal of Political Economy, Economic Journal, Social Science and Medicine, Journal of Public Economics, Review of Economic Studies, BMC Public Health.