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Baruch College Offers Expertise on Economics and Health Care Policy
Theodore J. Joyce, is a professor of economics and finance at Baruch College. He is also the academic director of the Baruch/Mt. Sinai MBA Program in Health Care Administration, and a research associate with the National Bureau of Economic Research.
He is available to comment on
— Economics of reproductive health and health care policy
Joyce is widely recognized at leading researcher in the evaluation of reproductive health policy. He has analyzed the demographic impact of abortion as well as the impact the supplemental nutrition programs on maternal and child health. His work has been published in the The New England Journal of Medicine, the Jounnal of the American Medical Association, the Journal of Health Economics as well as the Review of Economics and Statistics.
Joyce’s research has been funded by the National Institutes of Health, the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the United States Department of Agriculture. He is currently principal investigator on a project entitled, “Changes in Teen Fertility Before and After Roe v. Wade,” funded by the National Institute on Child Health and Human Development. His most recent grant on which he is also the principal investigator is entitled, “Effect of New WIC Food Packages on Breastfeeding and Food Package Choices” It is funded the United States Department of Agriculture.
Joyce earned a B.A. in Education from the University of Massachusetts and a Ph.D. in Economics, fields in Labor and Health, from the CUNY Graduate Center. He is currently on the Editorial Board of the Journal of Policy Analysis and Management.
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