Deborah Haas-Wilson

Visiting Professor of Public Policy
Harvard Kennedy School
Office Address
Littauer-212
Mailing Address
John F. Kennedy School of Government
Mailbox 47
79 JFK Street
Cambridge, MA 02138
Contact
Phone: 617-496-4063
Email: Deborah_Haas-Wilson@hks.harvard.edu
Assistant
Jessica De Simone (617-495-1415)
Deborah Haas-Wilson

Profile

Deborah Haas-Wilson is Visiting Professor of Public Policy. She is Marilyn Carlson Nelson Professor of Economics at Smith College. Haas-Wilson received her B.A. in economics from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor, and her Ph.D. in economics from University of California at Berkeley.  Professor Haas-Wilson was a recipient of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation's Investigator Awards in Health Policy Research. Her research focuses on competition and competition policies in health care markets. Her articles have appeared in the Journal of Political Economy, Journal of Economic Perspectives, Journal of Law and Economics, Review of Economics and Statistics, Journal of Health Economics, and other peer-reviewed journals. She is the author of Managed Care and Monopoly Power: The Antitrust Challenge (Harvard University Press, 2003) and co-editor of Uncertain Times: Kenneth Arrow and the Changing Economics of Health Care (Duke University Press, 2003).  Haas-Wilson works as an expert in health care antitrust, including cases involving the competitive effects of hospital mergers and commercial health insurer mergers, the effects of vertical consolidation in health care markets, and the competitive effects of physician mergers and networks. She has served as an expert on antitrust issues to the Federal Trade Commission, the Massachusetts Attorney General, and numerous private entities.

Courses

Fall

Spring

  • API-102-B Economic Analysis of Public Policy

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